Back To College Game Day August 28 2019

August 28, 2019 @ 6:00PM — 9:00PM Eastern Time (US & Canada)

Yard Goats Baseball From The Third Base Party Deck with a ball park buffet, perfect view of the downtown Hartford skyline and the game.

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Join us for Baseball Next Door To the Downtown Campus

There are currently no tickets available for this event, but you can still make a donation.


Capital Community College (CCC) will kick off a new academic year next August at Dunkin' Donuts Park on Wednesday, August 28th as faculty, students, alumni and friends will attend an Eastern League evening game between the Harrisburg Senators and the Hartford Yard Goats. Gates open at 6 p.m. and game time is 7:05 p.m.

It'll be the third annual CCC Game Day at the downtown ball park next to the campus in third season of play for the Yard Goats, an affiliate of the Colorado Rockies of the National League. Fall classes start on Tuesday, August 27th.

Your ticket comes with a 2.5 hour Ballpark Classic buffet including 1/3 grilled hamburgers, hot dogs, grilled chicken and assorted BBQ sauces, mac /n cheese, pasta salad, garden salad, kettle chips, chocolate chip cookies and non-alcoholic beverages.

Tickets for Capital's Game Day are $60 pp (children under 3 are free).

Grand Slam ($1,000) and Home Run ($500) sponsors receive tickets to the game, game day recognition and first week of classes recognition on campus signage and message board, online and in college and college foundation social media.

Reservations and information are available by calling the Advancement and Foundation office at (860) 906-5102 or

by e-mail

Rain Check: In the event 5 innings (or 4 1/2 if Yard Goats are ahead) are not played group tickets may be exchanged for a regular season home game of equal or lesser value. For hospitality events (Party Deck) event will be held regardless of weather unless gates do not open due to weather. The outing will then be re-scheduled to an available date. Make checks payable to the CCC Foundation. Net proceeds will benefit the College Foundation's annual fund that supports scholarships and student success programs.

A Capital Community College Foundation Event

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