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Larry Fitzgerald Double Play Celebrity Softball Game
04.27.2013 06.00PM - 08.30PM
Salt River Fields - Scottsdale
Charity/Benefit Events


Salt River Fields Hosts Larry Fitzgerald’s Celebrity Softball Game

Sat., April 27, 6pm–8:30pm

Benefiting the Larry Fitzgerald First Down Fund

 In its third year, the Larry Fitzgerald Double Play Celebrity Softball Game returns to Salt River Fields Sat., April 27, 6 p.m. – 8:30 p.m., for the first time an evening event so that fans can beat the heat and enjoy the annual celebrity charity game.


Guests can see the celebrities in action as they go head-to-head in the highly anticipated softball game, all for charity.


This family-friendly event benefits the Larry Fitzgerald First Down Fund which supports nonprofit organizations that assist children and families throughout the country such as the National Breast Cancer Foundation, Big Brothers Big Sisters, the American Cancer Society, Make a Wish Foundation, among others.


Celebrity Softball Players.  Arizona Cardinals Wide Receiver Larry Fitzgerald, Arizona Cardinals Darnell Dockett, Arizona Cardinals Patrick Peterson; Seattle Seahawks Defensive Back Richard Sherman; Former NBA Superstar Gary Payton; Oakland Raiders Running Back Marcel Reece; Former Pittsburgh Steeler Marvel Smith; Toronto Raptors Alan Anderson; American Snowboarder and Former Dancing with the Stars cast member Louis Vito; Former NBA Sharpshooter Eddie House; Former NFL Superstar Terrell Owens; New England Patriots Leon Washington; Model Tia Alexander; Model GiGi Frank “Knuckles” Walker of the Roots; Television (Celebrity Apprentice) & Radio Personality Claudia Jordan; Volleyball Two-Time Silver Medalists Lindsey Berg; ESPN’s Jay Harris, with several others! 


Tickets. General admission is $15. FREE parking presented by Discount Cab. Purchase tickets online at www.SaltRiverFields.com


The Larry Fitzgerald Double Play Celebrity Softball Game and VIP After-Party is proud to announce its Diamond Sponsor, Ker & Downey: Other participating sponsors/partners include: Salt River Fields, The W Scottsdale, Ralph Lauren, UFC, Pro Sports Realty,101.5 JAMZ, NIKE, Scottsdale Chamber of Commerce, Shatki Warriors, BMSS Apparel, Arizona Limousines, San Tan Ford, CarrabbasItalian Grill, EAS Sports Nutrition, Anguilla Sports Foundation and The Spine & Sports Institute. This is A Frostchild Production.


About Salt River Fields at Talking Stick. Salt River Fields is a central landmark within the emerging Talking Stick Cultural and Entertainment Destination (TSCED).  Completing its third season, the world-class venue serves as Spring Training home to the Arizona Diamondbacks and the Colorado Rockies.  Surrounded by some of the world’s most beautiful mountain panoramas, the facility also serves as a popular year-round destination for major community events.  Visit www.SaltRiverFields.com for the latest information.


Larry Fitzgerald First Down Fund. Since 2005, the goal of The Larry Fitzgerald First Down Fund, a 501 (c) (3), has been to assist children and their families lead happier and healthier lives. The Larry Fitzgerald First Down Fund provides significant gifts in time, money and resources to support programs and institutions across the country. Organizations like the Arizona Tempe School District, the Boys and Girls Club of Arizona and the Big Brother/Big Sister program in Arizona continue to receive ongoing contributions to help support their missions. Additional beneficiaries include, but are not limited to Horizons Youth Program at Sabathani Community Center in Minneapolis, the Plano Vision Development Center in Chicago and the Carol Fitzgerald Memorial Fund, all of who are dedicated to making a difference in our communities.