Phillies Press Release
Mullet Mania! Phillies to host TOTAL 1990s Retro Night on Friday
Citizens Bank Park will travel back in time on Friday, as fans are invited to get their mullets on and join the fun during Phillies TOTAL 1990's Retro Night, taking place before and during that night's 7:05 p.m. Phillies-Diamondbacks game.
As part of the evening, children 14 and under will receive a John Kruk Action Figurine and adults will receive a Retro Night Print (with Phanatic Surprise), both compliments of TOTAL Performance Engine Oils. Plus, there will be plenty of fun activities and promotions highlighting the decade throughout the ballpark.
'90s FUN at TOTAL Phillies Retro Night!
- '90s Games at the Third Base Gate: Sega Genesis on a BIG screen TV. Plus, a ping-pong table to play and other '90s era-themed games.
- Spinning at the First Base Gate: DJ Jon Joaquin plays '90s music.
- National Anthem: Tommy Conwell, from Philadelphia's Tommy Conwell & The Young Rumblers.
- First Pitch: Alumni Mitch "The Wild Thing" Williams from the 1993 National League Champion Phillies will throw out the ceremonial first pitch.
- The entire Phillies team will be wearing 1991-era uniforms, the final season the Phils wore burgundy pinstripes. Plus, the Diamondbacks will be sporting their 1998 inaugural season uniforms.
- Special celebrity look-alikes and characters from 1990's TV and movies will be roaming throughout the ballpark.
- Phanavision Player Headshots & Phanatic Video Features: Phillies players will be featured as TV and movie characters from the 1990s and the Phanatic will insert himself into several '90s-era movie scenes.
- Take Me Out to the Ball Game performed by country star Rodney Atkins in the 7th inning.
- Rolling back the prices to 1991: Program Vendors dressed in retro gear will sell the Phillies scorecard for $1, program for $3, Yearbook for $5, and photo card set for $3. Plus, the Majestic Clubhouse Store will feature Retro Name & Number T-Shirts and All Snapback Caps for $19.91 each, and Retro Wordmark T-Shirts 2 for $40.00.
- Plus, plenty of in-game treatment from 1990's music, movie clips, TV, trivia and more!
Tickets are available for purchase by calling 215-463-1000 or go to www.phillies.com/tickets.