Opening Day Partners pioneered the concept of modern, multi-purpose stadiums and introduced innovative new team programs and stadium design features to minor league baseball. Among our numerous industry "firsts" are:
First to offer free admission to all kids who come to a game in ANY sports uniform (more than 20,000 per ballpark each year).
First to introduce a full-scale playground, including 20-horse carousels and bumper boat attractions, at the ballpark.
First to provide free season passes to all Special Olympics athletes in their state.
First to offer interchangeable tickets among their ball clubs.
First to promote true year-round use of ballparks for their communities, including concerts, skating rinks, snow parks and New Year's Eve celebrations