03/26/2012 5:55 PM EST
Reds announce Opening Night entertainment lineup
Local talent featured in first night game of the season on April 7 - Reds vs. Miami Marlins (7:10pm)
CINCINNATI (March 26, 2012) — The Cincinnati Reds announce the entertainment lineup for Opening Night on Saturday, April 7:
• Players in the Fan Zone: All the players from the Reds 25-man roster will walk a red carpet in the Fan Zone from 5:20 to 6:10 p.m. This is a great chance for fans to see their favorite Reds players.
• Josh Hutcherson: Star of “The Hunger Games” and Northern Kentucky native Josh Hutcherson will throw out the ceremonial first pitch.
• Eben Franckewitz: “American Idol” season 11 contestant and Loveland native Eben Franckewitz will sing the National Anthem.
• The Rusty Griswolds: 80’s cover band “The Rusty Griswolds” will play live during inning breaks and the post-game fireworks show presented by TriHealth featuring Rozzi’s Famous Fireworks.
Tickets on sale now at reds.com, 513-381-REDS, Great American Ball Park ticket windows and select Kroger stores with Ticketmaster retail outlets.
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