{Pensacola Do} The Blue Wahoos

I love the Red Sox. John loves the Yankees. As one lovely older man in church told me recently, "there is therapy for that." 

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One team that John and I can get behind together, though, is the Pensacola Blue Wahoos. We went to a Wahoos game a couple of weeks ago for the first time and we are hooked! I can totally see this becoming one of our new favorite things to do. A Member of the Southern League, the Double-A team was originally from Zebulon, North Carolina, but moved here in 2012. They were welcomed enthusiastically by the community, and play in a gorgeous Bay-front park right downtown. Tickets are $5 for standing, and $9 for seats, which, if you are used to MLB prices, is nothing. 

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We went back last thursday with some of our friends in hopes of seeing Bubba Watson throw the first pitch, but unfortunately we were running a bit late. Despite that, as the days get warmer here the evenings are getting lovelier and lovelier, and we still had a great time enjoying the weather and $1 popcorn refills while we took in the game. So fun! There is nothing like going to a real baseball game-there is something so iconic about it. America's Pastime. While the Wahoo stadium isn't Fenway, it does have an incredible view and is brimming with hometown spirit. As newly die-hard Wahoos fans, we can't wait for our next visit. Go Wahoos!

Pensacola Bayfront Stadium351 W Cedar Street, Pensacola, FL 32502

Pensacola Blue Wahoos Ticket Office:
Season Tickets: (850) 934-8444
tickets@bluewahoos.com

Happy Monday Everyone!

xoxo

Emily

P.S. Head to the Wahoos on a Thursday night for $2 beers! Can't beat that...

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