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Bill Leary

Watch The Princess Bride From The Field

07/10/2020 6:05 PM -
Bridgewater, NJ – The Somerset Patriots have announced the team will play The Princess Bride on Thursday, July 30th with seating on the field at TD Bank Ballpark as part of the Summer Movie Series. 
 
All seating will be general admission and located on the playing field as the film plays on the scoreboard’s high definition video screen. Families will be able to use blankets or lawn chairs in specially marked locations on the grass to maintain social distancing requirements.
 
 
Tickets are $10.00 each and will go on sale Tuesday, July 14th at 10:00 am exclusively on www.somersetpatriots.com. Kids four years old and over will require a ticket. There will be a maximum of eight tickets per transaction.
 
At this point, the Somerset Patriots are allowed to have 500 people at the ballpark as per New Jersey’s guidelines for outdoor gatherings. Should guidelines change, the number of tickets will adjust to adhere to approved capacity.
 
Concession stands will be open featuring a limited menu of movie favorites. No outside food and beverages will be allowed.
 
The Somerset Patriots Summer Movie Series is presented by RWJBarnabas Health, NJM Insurance Group, T-Mobile, PSE&G, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shiled of New Jersey, and NJEA.
 
For the safety of our staff and all patrons attending events inside TD Bank Ballpark, masks will be required upon entry to the ballpark and while walking around to restrooms, concessions, and other high traffic areas.  Once you are seated on the field for the movie you may remove your mask as we have ensured proper social distancing between seating areas.
 
 
According to Rotten Tomatoes, The Princess Bride (Rated PG for mild action violence) stars Robin Wright and Cary Elwes in this fairytale adventure about a beautiful princess and the gallant hero who rescues her from an evil villain. Directed by Rob Reiner, it's an enchanting classic the whole family will love!
 
The Somerset Patriots have announced Spies In Disguise for Thursday, July 23rd as their next movie in their Summer Movies Series. Ice Age will be announced for Thursday, August 6th. Both of those movies will also go on sale on Tuesday, July 14th at 10:00 am.
 
 
Safety And More Information:
  • All seating will be general admission and be located on the playing field of TD Bank Ballpark.  We will have designated socially distant seating areas on the field for each party.  A Patriots representative will help you find place to sit upon arrival.  Blanket and/or lawn chairs are welcome.
  • For the safety of our staff and all patrons attending events inside TD Bank Ballpark, masks will be required upon entry to the ballpark and while walking around to restrooms, concessions, etc.  Once you are seated on the field for the movie you may remove your mask as we have ensured proper social distancing between seating areas.
  • The movie will start at 7pm.  Gates to the ballpark will open at 6pm.  Entrance will be at the main gate near the box office.  
  • Ballpark concession stands will be open.  There is no outside food or beverages allowed.  As a safety precaution, backpacks will also be prohibited from being brought into the ballpark. 
  • We will ask that while inside the ballpark, please maintain a minimum 6 foot distance from other patrons not in your travel party and our staff at all times.
  • Stanchions and/or spacing markers will promote proper distancing between customers waiting in lines.
  • In restrooms, every other sink and urinals in the men’s rooms will be blocked off to help with social distancing.  
  • We will also provide additional hand sanitizing stations in the areas of the entrances and near concession stands for your convenience.  
  • We also hope that you understand that while in the facility, our staff are unable to shake hands and please know that while you may not be able to see it, we will be smiling and welcoming you back to the ballpark.  
  • All tickets will be sold online leading up to the date of the movie.  If there are tickets available on the day of the movie, some limited tickets may be available for purchase at the box office.  The number of tickets available for sale for any given movie will be determined by current outdoor gathering limits set by government and health authorities.
 

 

 
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