Dinner with Tony Perez and the Great Eight Aug. 21

Staff Report

CINCINNATI — A limited number of tickets are available for an exclusive, intimate dinner with Hall of Famer Tony Perez and his Big Red Machine teammates on Friday, Aug. 21 at 6 p.m. at Great American Ball Park.

Scheduled to appear with Perez are Johnny Bench, Joe Morgan, Pete Rose, David Concepcion, George Foster, Cesar Geronimo, Ken Griffey, Sr., Jack Billingham, Don Gullett, Rawly Eastwick, Pat Darcy and Doug Flynn.

This special evening will include:

• Dinner, cocktails and a Q&A in the ballpark’s new, upscale Handlebar at the Riverfront Club presented by Horseshoe Casino Cincinnati

• A commemorative jersey signed by Perez, a Perez statue and a commemorative lapel pin to all guests

• Silent auction featuring autographs and more

• Watch the Reds take on the Arizona Diamondbacks (7:10 p.m.) with a spectacular view of the post-game Rozzi’s fireworks show.

The dinner kicks off “Tony Perez Weekend” at Great American Ball Park, with all proceeds from the event benefitting the Tony Perez statue to be dedicated on Saturday, Aug. 22 at 4:30 p.m.

Tickets are $500 per person and are available through the Reds Hall of Fame & Museum box office at 513-765-7923 and online at RedsMuseum.org.

About the Reds Hall of Fame & Museum:

Driven by a mission to celebrate greatness, preserve history and provide inspiration, the Reds Hall of Fame & Museum is the place where the story of Reds baseball comes alive each day. Established in 1958, the Reds Hall of Fame is the oldest continually operating team Hall of Fame in all of baseball. Since its inception, 85 players, managers and executives have been honored with induction.

The Museum features 15,000 square feet of historical, interactive and educational exhibits, highlighting the rich and storied tradition of the Reds for fans of all ages.

Located next to Great American Ball Park, The Reds Hall of Fame & Museum is open year-round with extended hours on game days.

Plan your visit at www.redsmuseum.org or by calling (513) 765-7923.

Staff Report