Arizona Rattlers celebrate Military Night

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The Arizona Rattlers will celebrate Military Night as they face-off against the Iowa Barnstormers on Saturday, May 25 on Ak-Chin Field at US Airways Center. Kickoff is set for 6 p.m.

Military members with proper identification will receive 20% off any ticket to the May 25 game. This offer is limited to six (6) discounted tickets per identification for active, discharged, or retired military members.

Fans who bring an item to donate to the game on May 25 will receive one complimentary upper level ticket. This ticket can also be used as $6 towards an upgrade to a lower level ticket. Items will be collected inside the Casino Arizona Pavilion located at the Northwest entrance on Jefferson and 2nd street from 4:30 p.m. until kickoff. All donations collected will be used to create Packages From Home which will be sent to deployed troops.

Packages From Home is a non-profit organization that provides food, personal care and recreational items to deployed American troops at no cost to them. 1,000 to 1,500 packages on average are shipped to our heroes every month.

On Tuesday, May 28 members of the Arizona Rattlers team will host a packaging party to put together all of the collected items to be shipped overseas. The packaging party is open to the public and will take place in the Casino Arizona Pavilion at US Airways Center from 2 p.m. until 3 p.m.

Food, hygiene, and recreational items are acceptable for donation, for a full list of items please visit

Tickets for the game can be purchased online at, by phone at 602-514-TDTD (8383) or at the Arena box office.  For additional information on the Arizona Rattlers, please visit

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