The Richmond Flying Squirrels, Double-A affiliate of the San Francisco Giants, have announced that former Cy Young Award winner and American League MVP Vida Blue will represent the Giants at the 2nd Annual Hot Stove Banquet. The banquet will be held on Wednesday, February 1st, 2012, at Verizon Wireless Arena at the VCU Stuart C. Siegel Center.
Blue will be in attendance along with a celebrity lineup that includes Bill Buckner, Billy Wagner, Johnny Grubb, Dave Machemer, Ross Grimsley, Daryl Maday and Johnny Monell. All proceeds from the banquet will benefit Wagner’s Second Chance Learning Center.
The 2nd Annual Hot Stove Banquet will include a plated dinner, drinks, a VIP reception, an autograph session, a live entertainment program and a live auction. Flying Squirrels’ season ticket and mini-plan holders can purchase individual tickets to the banquet for $75.00. Individual tickets are also available for non-season ticket or mini-plan holders for $100.00. Tickets must be purchased in advance by calling the Flying Squirrels at (804) 359-FUNN (3866) or visiting the Flying Squirrels’ Ticket Office at The Diamond. Tickets will not be available for purchase at the event. To view full sponsorship packages, click here.
Second Chance Learning Center provides students in Southwest Virginia with a firm educational foundation in a relaxed environment by educating and teaching students through classroom instruction, mentoring, personal tutoring, student counseling and promoting continued education with scholarships and grants. For more information on the Second Chance Learning Center, please visit SecondChanceLearning.com.
Season ticket packages for the 2012 season of Flying Squirrels baseball are currently available. For more information, or to purchase tickets, visit the Squirrels Ticket Office at The Diamond or call the Squirrels at (804) 359-FUNN (3866).