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Charlotte Knights To Host Their First Home Opener at the New BB&T Ballpark in Uptown Charlotte

The Charlotte Knights are scheduled to host their first home opener at the new BB&T Ballpark in Uptown Charlotte on Friday, April 11, 2014.

The Knights will play against the Norfolk Tides at 7:05 pm. This will be the team’s first home game in Charlotte since the late 1980s. The Knights are a farm team for the Chicago White Sox.

Boasting a seating capacity of 10, 000 and a natural grass field, the $54 million stadium will accommodate numerous concerts, festivals, and corporate/community events throughout the year.

BB&T Ballpark is located at the intersections of Mint, Martin Luther King, Graham, and 4th Street in 3rd Ward in Uptown Charlotte. Dressler’s Restaurant (Metro site) is located about 2 miles from the stadium.

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