The New York Mets and the Metropolitan Hospitality announced on Wednesday announced the first-ever ‘Citi Field Sleepover’ which will be presented by Tempur-Pedic on Saturday, August 10 at Citi Field. The 15-hour event will provide fans the opportunity to watch from the playing field SNY’s live broadcast of the Mets’ road game against the Arizona Diamondbacks.
The game will be aired on the Citi Vision board in center Field. Tickets for this unique event will go on sale to the general public tomorrow at 10:00 a.m. at Mets.com/sleepover. A presale to Mets Season Ticket Holders began yesterday, there are a limited number of 500 tickets that will be available for purchase.
In addition to being able to watch the game, there will be a dinner buffet in FanFest, as well as a late night snack in the Modell’s Clubhouse, breakfast and non-alcohol beverage offerings, attendees will have the opportunity to meet Mr. and Mrs. Met.
Gates for the ‘Citi Field’ Sleepover will open at 5:00 p.m. Fans with sleeping bags can sleep on the grass; those with tents on the warning track. All fans attending the Sleepover will receive a ticket to the Mets’ Saturday, September 28 game against the Milwaukee Brewers.