Celebrate Opening Day at Cactus Yards on February 9th
Gilbert, Ariz. - You’re invited to join us to celebrate opening day at Cactus Yards, Gilbert’s sports complex, on Saturday, February 9th from 4:00 -8:30 PM. This free event will have something for every age, from live music, a movie on the ballfield, games, inflatables, skills challenges, and cornhole to endless food options from Primetime Grill, a 75-foot barbeque trailer, and Sliders, the onsite restaurant run by Craft Culinary Concepts. Representatives from the Cardinals, Diamondbacks, Coyotes, Phoenix Rising, and Park University will also on site for the festivities.
The Opening Ceremony will take place at 6:00 PM on Cactus Yards’ D-backs Field where the Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation will reveal the newly renovated scoreboard showing homage to the hometown team. A fireworks show, sponsored by Haydon Building Corp, is scheduled to follow.
Gilbert Parks and Recreation is also celebrating by giving the first 500 kids a limited edition Cactus Yards baseball.
To see a full list of opening day activities, visit www.gilbertaz.gov/CactusYards.
Opening Day at Cactus Yards
Saturday, February 9th | 4:00-8:30 PM
4536 Elliot Road, Gilbert, AZ 85234
(West of Power Road, on Elliot Road)
About Cactus Yards
Cactus Yards is a premier sports complex in Gilbert, Arizona. The facility is home to eight fields which have been built as scaled-down replicas of famous ballparks such as Boston's Fenway Park, New York's Yankee Stadium, Chicago's Wrigley Field, and Arizona’s very own DBacks Field. Gilbert Parks and Recreation operates a variety of sports and recreation programs and leagues at the facility, from softball and baseball to kickball, indoor soccer and early childhood sports classes. Cactus Yards is also host to a number of local and national tournaments. Learn more at www.gilbertaz.gov/cactusyards. Follow Cactus Yards on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram @CactusYards.