From staff reports
A single game between the Joplin Outlaws and the Nevada Griffons will be featured during a Fourth of July event at Arvest Ballpark in Springdale, Ark.
The two MINK Leage teams will face off at 6 p.m. July 4 at the home of the Northwest Arkansas Naturals, the Double-A affilliate for the Kansas City Royals. With the Naturals on the road, the Outlaws and the Griffons will be the featured attraction during a night of baseball and fireworks.
Gates will open at 4:45 p.m. for the Fourth at the Field Fireworks Spectacular.
The evening includes a performance by the Wes Hart Band from 5-6 p.m.
Following the game, the fireworks show is scheduled to start about 9:05 p.m.
“Fourth at the Field has become a tradition in Northwest Arkansas and an event that fans of all ages can enjoy,” Naturals general manager Justin Cole said in a news release.
“The Joplin Outlaws and Nevada Griffons will each bring a unique baseball element to a great event.”
Tickets are $8 for adults and $6 for kids 12-and-younger. All seating will be general admission.
Tickets may be purchased at www.nwanaturals.com or by calling 877-444-2637.