Ultimate Tailgate Celebrates Shuckers Homecoming

It’s a day sure to go down in history for downtown Biloxi. In just five days, the Biloxi Shuckers will finally play in their home stadium
Opening Day kicks off with an ultimate tailgate party presented by the Beau Rivage and Main Street Biloxi. The event kicks off at 1 p.m. between Merit Medical Biloxi and Howard Avenue. The ultimate game day experience has something for everyone: signature drinks, like the Shucker Pucker, to face painting. It’s a family fun event for all ages. Mary Cracchiolo Spain, Beau Rivage Resort & Casino communications specialist , said, “ we’re going to have games for the kids, we’ll have snow cones, we’ll have face painting, we’ll have music, giveaways, all kinds of good stuff.”
And to avoid parking problems, Coast Transit Authority is offering a free shuttle service on game day.
Vincent Creel, public affairs manager for the city of Biloxi, said, “We’re encouraging people that get on that park and ride. Park at any of your favorite casino resorts in east Biloxi and just hop aboard and it’s free shuttle service. It starts at 5 in the morning and it goes to 8:30 that night.
The game starts at 7:10 Saturday night.
Howard Avenue will be closed all day Saturday to accommodate for Opening Day festivities.

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