The Houston Astros are bringing the joy and spirit of Gospel music to Minute Maid Park with Praise in the Park on Saturday, June 5 at 2:30 p.m. prior to the Astros vs. Cubs 6:05 p.m. game. A portion of the ticket proceeds will benefit the United Negro College Fund.
Fans will enjoy a special pre-game Gospel concert featuring Houston native James Fortune, Vickie Winans and "Houston's 100 Voices of Praise". Fortune is a Stellar Award nominee and winner of two prestigious ASCAP Awards for Gospel Song of the Year. Winans is a Grammy-nominated, Stellar Award and NAACP Award Winning artist.
Immediately following the concert, fans will enjoy a Heritage Expo. Several culturally themed displays will be located throughout the ballpark including that of Negro League Baseball, the Buffalo Soldier's Museum, The Ensemble Theatre and many more.
Praise in the Park tickets are on sale now and start at just $14. Ticket prices include admission to the pre-game concert and the Astros game.
For groups of 20 or more tickets, contact Joe Schiavi at 713-259-8314.