Waldorf, MD – March 1st.,  The Blue Crabs announced Wednesday that individual game tickets for the 2017 season are on sale. The announcement comes exactly 50 days ahead of the 2017, 10th anniversary Opening Night celebration for the team on April 20.

The 70-home game campaign is highlighted by 33 weekend games. The Blue Crabs open the season on Thursday, April 20 versus the Long Island Ducks in a four-game home stand Opening Weekend. The summer will consist of eighteen homestands which provide numerous opportunities for the Southern Maryland community to experience a great game with friends and family. This year the team will play at 6:35 PM except for Sundays which will remain at 2:05 PM.

The summer will feature six Saturday firework extravaganzas along with July 4 as part of the “Fun Filled Fourth” celebration. Opening weekend will kick off the 10th Anniversary celebration, as the team takes a look back at nine seasons of baseball in Southern Maryland. The top 25 promotions for the 2017 season will be unveiled in a 5-part series starting March 17, showcasing the best promotions the team has planned for 2017.

The fan favorite, Beer and Wings presented by Foster’s Grille will once again populate the Blue Crabs Thursday home games. For a low price of $30 per ticket, fans can enjoy the baseball game from the luxurious Legends Club while enjoying all-you-can-drink beer and all-you-can-eat wings for two hours.

“The anticipation is very much building for this season,” said General Manager Courtney Knichel. “Tickets going on sale is a sure sign that baseball is around the corner! We look forward to seeing everyone at the ballpark very soon.”

To save your seat at the ballpark for the upcoming season, visit www.somdbluecrabs.com and click “Buy Tickets” in the top left corner or call 301-638-9788.

About the Southern Maryland Blue Crabs: The Blue Crabs play 140 regular season games in the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball Clubs. The Blue Crabs play at Regency Furniture Stadium in Waldorf, Maryland with affordable family fun. The franchise will open its tenth anniversary season on Thursday April 20, 2017. Please call 301-638-9788 or visit http://www.somdbluecrabs.com for more information and to reserve your seat at the ballpark today!

About the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball (ALPB): The Atlantic League has been a leader in professional baseball and a gateway to Major League Baseball since 1998. Over 36 million fans have attended Atlantic League games and more than 800 players and 50 managers and coaches have joined MLB organizations directly from the ALPB. The Atlantic League emphasizes winning baseball games, showcasing the talent of top-caliber players and offering affordable family entertainment to metropolitan markets serving nearly 15% of the US population.

For more information, please visit www.AtlanticLeague.com