4-H Day With the St. Louis Cardinals
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 25, 2013
12th Annual 4-H Day With
the St. Louis Cardinals
Illinois and Missouri 4-H members,
parents, volunteers, and alumni are gathering at Busch Stadium in St. Louis on
Saturday, May 18, 2013 for the 12th
annual 4-H Day With the Cardinals event. The Cardinals are playing
the Milwaukee Brewers in a 6:15 p.m. game. Tickets for the game are $24.00 each
which includes a specially designed t-shirt featuring the 4-H Clover on the
back and the Cardinals emblem on the front.
4-H members, parents, leaders, alumni,
and their families who purchase 4-H Day With the Cardinals tickets have the
opportunity to participate in a parade around the Busch Stadium outfield.
Families can also take part in a raffle held by Missouri 4-H for great prizes
including the chance to throw out the first pitch, autographed baseballs, and
tickets to Cardinals baseball games provided by the St. Louis Cardinals
Organization. Pre-game ceremonies include a recitation of the 4-H pledge and
ceremonial first pitches by an Illinois and Missouri 4-H member.
the event must be ordered on the 4-H Day With the Cardinals order form. Ticket
order forms are available at the University of Illinois Extension office or on
the web at http://web.extension.illinois.edu/state4h/events/cardinals.cfm.
Orders must be postmarked by April 5,
2013, and tickets usually sell out before the order deadline so
families are encouraged to order early. 4-H clubs, counties, or groups of
families who want to be seated together must send their orders in the same
can also participate in the 4-H Day With the Cardinals raffle to win prizes
such as throwing out the first pitch, autographed baseballs, and tickets to
other Cardinal baseball games. Funds raised through the raffle sponsored by
University of Missouri 4-H support Missouri and Illinois 4-H programs. Complete
information about the 4-H Day With the Cardinals raffle is on the ticket order