For Immediate Release
St. Louis Cardinals coming to Lake Land College
Lake Land College Athletics and Mattoon High School Baseball are sponsoring the St. Louis Cardinal Caravan on Sunday, Jan. 20 at 12 p.m.
The event will be held at the Lake Land College Field House. Doors open at 11 a.m. There is no preferred seating. Tickets can be purchased in the Laker Athletics office in the Field House or at Washington Savings Bank.
The Laker Athletics office will be open Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5p.m. through Dec. 21, and Jan 2 and 3. On Friday, Jan. 4 the office will reopen from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Monday – Friday, thereafter, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The cost of the ticket is $10 and includes a hot dog, chips and drink. Tickets will also be available for purchase at the door.
According to the Cardinals Caravan website, the first 400 children, 15 and under, through the door on the day of the event will receive a free Autograph Ticket which guarantees one autograph from each current and former player. Due to high demand, autographs will only be available for fans 15 and under. All attendees have a chance to talk baseball with current players, alumni and broadcasters.
The 2019 Cardinal Caravan is presented by Missouri Farm Bureau Insurance and is sponsored by Lake Land College Athletics and Mattoon High School Baseball.
Attending players for the Mattoon stop will be announced closer to the event date.
For more information, visit mlb.com/cardinals/community/caravan or contact Wrobria Roberts, administrative assistant to field house operations, at 217-234-5333 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.