CHARLESTON, S.C. – Tickets are available for the 10th Annual Hot Stove Banquet which will feature Hall of Famer Phil Niekro and former Atlanta Braves All-Star Javy Lopez. The banquet will be held on Jan. 31 at the Charleston Marriott Crystal Ballroom.
Greg Colbrunn, the hitting coach for the 2013 World Series champion Boston Red Sox, will also join this All-Star lineup.
The Hot Stove Banquet is an annual event hosted by the Charleston RiverDogs that brings all baseball fans together to celebrate the magic of America's Favorite Pastime. These standouts will share behind-the-scenes stories, answer questions and pose for pictures all of which will create memories that last a lifetime.
Tom McQueeney State Farm Insurance is the presenting sponsor for the seventh consecutive year. Proceeds from the Hot Stove Banquet benefit The Citadel, College of Charleston and Charleston Southern baseball programs and the MUSC's Storm Eye Institute.
Fans will also have the opportunity to bid on an exclusive meet and greet session with both Niekro and Lopez that will be held on January 31 from 4:15-5pm. There will be an opportunity to get autographs and take pictures with the two former Braves, and light food and drink will be provided by Kickin' Chicken. For more information or to bid on the meet and greet, please click here.
For tickets and additional information, please contact the RiverDogs at (843) 577-DOGS (3647). Tickets may also be purchased online at www.riverdogs.com or www.rileyparkevents.com.