The Justin J. Watt Foundation Announces

Charity Classic Tickets Available At 9:00 AM Central on Tuesday, Dec. 18

Houston – The Justin J. Foundation announces that tickets will go on sale at 9:00 a.m. Central time on Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2018, for the 6th JJ Watt Foundation Charity Classic and home run derby. They’re available just in time to give them as a holiday gift! Tickets for this family-friendly event range from $5 to $200 per ticket and are available online only at www.tickets.com.

The May 4, 2019, event at Minute Maid Park features JJ Watt, defensive end for the Houston Texans, and his teammates playing softball to help raise funds for the foundation’s mission. To date, the foundation has funded over $4,600,000 to after-school athletics for more than 400 schools in 35 states and Washington D.C.

Ticket prices range from $5 to $200. These prices do not include tax, online purchase service charge or food. Children age three and over require a ticket for admission. Children age two and under may enter without a ticket and must sit on the lap of an adult.

Gates will open at 4:00 p.m. on May 4. The evening will feature a 6:00 p.m. home run derby and 7:00 p.m. softball game with fireworks to follow. The event also includes a silent auction with a variety of autographed items and experiences, including an opportunity to sit in the dugout during an inning. In addition, merchandise from JJ Watt Foundation will be for sale.

The 2017 JJ Watt Foundation Charity Classic welcomed over 23,000 attendees for an incredible experience, securing more than $1,300,000 for funding its mission. It was a thrilling game! Team defense took home a win, pulling ahead of team offense with a final score of 3-9.

For sponsorship information or media requests, contact Capture Sports Marketing at info@capturesportsmarketing.com or (262) 696-5177.

 

 About The Justin J. Watt Foundation:

The Justin J. Watt Foundation is a 501(c)(3) organization that provides after-school opportunities for middle-school aged children in the community to become involved in athletics, so that they may learn the character traits of accountability, teamwork, leadership, work ethic, and perseverance, while in a safe and supervised environment with their peers. For more information about the Justin J. Watt Foundation and event, visit www.jjwfoundation.org, Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.