9/26/2013 7:27 P.M. ET
D-backs to give away trip to Sydney, Australia, at Fan Appreciation Day this Sunday
By / MLB.com
PHOENIX - The Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) will give away a trip to Sydney, Australia as part of Fan Appreciation Day this Sunday, Sept. 29 when the D-backs host the Washington Nationals at 1:10 p.m. to close the 2013 season.
One lucky fan will walk away with a trip for two to see the D-backs open the 2014 season against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Sydney, Australia on March 22 and 23. The prize includes round-trip airfare from Phoenix to Sydney including airport transfers, hotel accommodations for five nights at a Four-Star hotel, tickets to both games and a tourism package valued at about $3,000, courtesy of Down Under Answers. As an official partner for Opening Day in Sydney, Down Under Answers will have a table on site at Sunday's game with more information on packages for fans to travel to Sydney to see the D-backs open the 2014 season.
The D-backs will give away prizes throughout the game on Fan Appreciation Day as a thank you to fans for their support all season long. Other prizes include a Ford Fusion car give away, courtesy of Sanderson Ford. Finalists were selected for a chance to win the car while playing the Gila River Casinos KaChingKo promotion during the 2nd inning at D-backs games throughout the season. In addition, all fans are invited to run the bases for Phoenix Children's Hospital after the game and can line up on the ramp at Gate J across from Section 111.
Fans can get 40 percent off in the Team Shop all weekend long on the entire store as part of its Fan Appreciation Sale while supplies last. The offer is good on all items, excluding: value items, game used, authenticated and autographed items and customization services, and can't be combined with any other offer.
The D-backs are also offering 50 percent off tickets for all military active duty, reserve, retired and veterans, as well as active and retired fire and police personnel with a valid ID for Sunday's game. Tickets for Fan Appreciation Day start at just $13 and can be purchased at the Chase Field Box Office, by calling 602.514.8400 or online at www.dbacks.com/tickets.
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