GreenJackets hosting BuzzFest on Saturday

GreenJackets hosting BuzzFest on Saturday

AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - The Augusta GreenJackets will host the 3rd annual BuzzFest Parking Lot Party on Saturday, March 19th at Lake Olmstead Stadium, 7:00 AM to Noon. Tickets will go on-sale at 9:00 AM.

There will be a vendor/yard sale, live music, touch-a-truck, early bird ticket prices - $3 off normal ticket prices and so much more! The National Anthem tryouts will be held for the first time in conjunction with Buzz Fest.  WB from Kicks Wake Up Krew as a judge and other special guest judges.

List of Events for Buzz Fest Parking Lot Party:
•    Early Bird Ticket Sale- $3 off individual normal ticket prices
•    Anyone that buys a ticket will be entered to win a 6-game Flex Pack
•    Individual Tickets Go On-Sale (9 AM)
•    Vendor/Yard sale (7 AM – Noon)
•    Live music by Brent Lundy
•    Reptile exhibit from Graystone Ranch
•    Touch-a-Truck (over 30 vehicles on display)
•    National Anthem tryouts with guest judge, WB from KICKS Wake Up Crew (10-12)
•    Inflatable's on the concourse
•    Discounts on Merchandise in The Hive ProShop – up to 50% off select items
•    Select a Seat - GreenJackets will have seats tagged that are open for ticket plans
•    Free coffee / Hot Chocolate
•    Taste the All-New Walking Taco being served in 2016
•    FUN for the whole family

The National Anthem tryouts will be held for the first time in conjunction with BuzzFest with a panel of celebrity judges.  Auditions will be held on a first come, first sing basis. All applicants/ performers can register on Saturday morning with tryouts going from 10am-12pm.  The national anthem auditions will be performed a cappella or with instruments that do not use electricity.  Singers can apply individually or as a group. Performance times are subject to availability. Decisions will not be made the day of the event, and all who audition will be notified at a later date with regards to a performance at Lake Olmstead Stadium. All judges' decisions are final.

The GreenJackets kick off their 28th consecutive season of professional baseball in Augusta on Thursday, April 14th against the Charleston RiverDogs (NY Yankees). At Buzz Fest single-game tickets for all 70 GreenJackets regular season home games including Opening Night, Roberto Kelley Bobblehead, Lake Olmstead Stadium Replica, Myron Noodleman Appearance and Fourth of July will go on sale to the general public. Tickets will be available online starting Monday, March 21st.

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