Flying Squirrels to host movies in the outfield

Richmond Flying Squirrels
Posted at 2:49 PM, Jul 06, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-06 14:50:37-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- The Richmond Flying Squirrels have a new way to still bring people to the Diamond while practicing social distancing with Movies in the Outfield.

Movies will be shown on the Diamond's video board Thursday and Saturday nights. Admission is $8 per person and free to kids under 3.

Movies begin this Thursday night with a showing of the classic baseball film, “Field of Dreams.”

The gates at The Diamond open at 6:05 p.m. and the movie will begin at 7:05 p.m.

The Flying Squirrels will be showing "The Incredibles" on Saturday at 6:05 p.m with gates opening at 5:05 p.m.

Guests are encouraged to bring blankets or pillows to sit on the field but chairs are not permitted.

To encourage social distancing, 10'x10' spaces will be for seating up to four people or 10’x20’ spaces for up to eight people.

Concessions will be available for Movies in the Outfield and guests are strongly encouraged to pre-order their food here.

Free parking will be available for guests in the Blue Lot at The Diamond, located off Arthur Ashe Boulevard across from the bus station.

All guests should enter the stadium through the right-field gate located near the Food Lion Party Den.

The flying Squirrels strongly encourage all guests to follow all health and safety protocols such as wearing a mask and following social distancing guidelines.

For more information on upcoming showings and to get your ticket visit the Flying Squirrels website.

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