Brown one of the most popular names in professional sports with his dual position as Steelers wide receiver and punt returner, has been a major asset to the Steelers organization and to the community since he began his professional career. Brown has received numerous awards such as Pittsburgh Steelers MVP, AFC Offensive player of the year and NFL receiving yards leader. His generous contributions outside of football are also well known, including his innovative Kick Them Back program, which provides athletic footwear to needy students and young athletes around the globe. Showing his versatility, he was announced on March 8th as a participant in the Dancing with the Stars competition, partnering with Sharna Burgess.
"I am very excited about the Celebrity Softball Game at CONSOL Energy Park," said Brown. "Opportunities to generate contributions to worthwhile charities while interacting with fans are perfect combinations. I do hope Steeler Nation supports this event and establishes it as something we look forward to each year!"
The event will feature activities throughout the day including a celebrity homerun derby followed by a seven inning softball game that will feature Brown, his teammates and other celebrities. A full roster of participants and schedule of events will be announced shortly.
The event is designed to be an interactive experience between players and attendees with opportunities to take photos with, and get autographs from the game's participants and be entertained by in-game promotions and giveaways.
Tickets will be available for sale to the public on April 3rd and can be purchased in person at CONSOL Energy Park, One Washington Federal Way, Washington, PA; over the telephone at 724.250.9555 or on line at www.washingtonwildthings.com.
In addition, corporate sponsorships are still available and can be purchased by calling 724.916.4514. https://www.riddle.com/a/56641