Raised Royal

By Monte Spiller on August 10, 2017

Residents, staff and family members are invited to Kansas City’s Kauffman Baseball Stadium to watch to KC Royals take on the Minnesota Twins at 7:15 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 7. Transportation on a chartered 56-passenger bus departs from the visitor parking area by Prairie Star Patio at 1 p.m. Please arrive to board the bus at 12:30 p.m.

   Upon arrival to the stadium, the group will enjoy a tailgate supper catered by Prairie Star Restaurant. The menu will include an assortment of sandwiches, chips and dip, salads, fruit, water and soda. Attendees should bring lawn chairs and may bring tailgating games, cash for concessions inside the stadium, snacks for the ride home and a cooler with adult beverages. Plates and silverware will be provided. Departure from the stadium to return home will be contingent on when the game ends, but the group is expected to return around midnight.

Registration for the trip is open. Interested staff and residents can sign up in the Blue Book at the Hospitality Desk. Please include our phone number, indicate whether you are a resident or staff member and you method of payment. The cost for the trip is $35 per person, which includes one admission ticket, transportation and a tailgate supper. Cost of the event can be paid via cash, check, credit card or charged to your monthly statement. Employees may have the cost deducted from their paycheck. There is a limited amount of tickets available and registration will be on a first-come, first served basis. Cancelations need to be made by Thursday, Aug. 31, for full reimbursement.

Please contact Jayme Minton with questions. Let’s play ball!