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Get Out the Ray-Bans! Phillies to Host 1980's Retro Night on Friday
07/21/2011 12:34 PM ET

The 1980's are making their way back to Citizens Bank Park on Friday - and fans are invited to get out their shoulder pads and Ray-Bans and join the fun.

The Phillies are hosting the popular 1980's Retro Night before and during the 7:05 p.m. Phillies-Padres game. Throughout the ballpark, there will be activities and fun promotions highlighting this popular decade.

PHILLIES 1980'S RETRO NIGHT HIGHLIGHTS 1980's Dance Party on the Budweiser Rooftop above Ashburn Alley, 5:30-6:30 p.m.

  • Special celebrity look-alikes and characters from 1980's TV and movies.
  • Prizes and surprises for best dressed and more.

Phanavision Player Headshots:

  • Phillies players will be featured as TV & movies characters from the 1980's.

Plenty of 1980's entertainment:

  • Al Holland, Phillies relief pitcher (1983-85) and closer for the 1983 NL Champions will throw the Ceremonial First Pitch and take part in a pre-game Autograph Session at the Phillies Authentics Store on the Main Concourse from 5:45 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
  • Tommy Conwell, from Philadelphia's Tommy Conwell & The Young Rumblers, will perform several of his 1980's hits on the field pre-game and Take Me Out to the Ball Game at the 7th Inning Stretch.
  • National Anthem performed by The Smithereens
  • Break Dancers @ the entrance gates
  • Plus, plenty of in-game treatment from 1980's music, movie clips, TV, trivia and more!
Both the Phillies and the Padres will be wearing 1984-era uniforms.

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A limited number of standing room only tickets are available for this game, and will go on sale at 4:00 p.m. at the First Base Gate Ticket Windows at Citizens Bank Park.

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