D-backs celebrate holiday

PHOENIX — The D-backs will celebrate the Fifth of July this Friday with a 6:10 p.m. game against the Colorado Rockies and a postgame Fireworks Spectacular, presented by Gila River Hotels & Casinos.

D-backs players and on-field personnel will wear stars and stripes-themed cap and socks throughout the weekend and the game-worn caps will be available for purchase at D-backs Authentics beginning July 18 to benefit the Arizona Diamondbacks Foundation. The Chase Field Team Shop will have patriotic-themed items including ladies and men’s T-shirts, on-field caps, stars and stripes socks and accessories for all holiday fun.

Fans can also enjoy a Fifth of July food item exclusively available on Friday only inside Chase Field:

  • Red, White & Blue Nachos – Cinnamon-sugar flour tortilla chips topped with vanilla frozen yogurt, berry compote, whipped cream, white chocolate sauce and red velvet cookie pieces … will be available at Sweet Treat Portables

The D-backs and Chase will also surprise a military veteran with a special, life-changing opportunity during a special pregame recognition. Military and first responders will also be able to enjoy discounts up to 50-percent off ticket prices all weekend long. For more information on this special discount, visit dbacks.com/military.

Limited tickets are still available for the D-backs Fifth of July game at dbacks.com/tickets.