June 21, 2016 - 06:00 PM / 09:00 PM
Nationals Park 1500 S Capitol St SE, Washington, DC 20003
Tickets are now on sale for one of Washington’s most unique fundraising events, the eighth annual Home Runs for Horton’s Kids at Nationals Park on June 21, 2016 from 6 to 9 p.m. Proceeds from the event will support Horton’s Kids, a social change organization that provides academic, youth development, and health and basic needs supports to children living in one of the most violent and under-resourced communities in southeast DC.
Hosted just days before the Congressional Baseball Game, Home Runs for Horton’s Kids is co-chaired by Congressman Kevin Brady (R-TX), Senator John Cornyn (R-TX), Congressman Joseph Crowley (D-NY), Senator Charles E. Schumer (D-NY), and Congressman Kevin McCarthy (R-CA). In addition, more than 180 members of Congress have also signed on to the bipartisan Honorary Host Committee.
Home Runs for Horton’s Kids will feature a variety of family-friendly activities including:
· Batting practice from home plate
· Pitching in the bullpen
· Playing catch in the outfield
· Batting practice in indoor batting cages
· Races with President Teddy
· Kid Zone with games, a puppy petting zone, story time with Princess Elsa, and Read to a Dog Pal
· Stadium fare buffet and open bar
Admission is free for children under the age of 14.