What’s summer without baseball? Come to AARP Night at the Raptors on Monday, August 14 to watch the Ogden Raptors take on the Great Falls Voyagers at 7:00pm at Lindquist Field, 2330 Lincoln Avenue in Ogden, UT 84401. AARP members get 2-for-1 tickets which includes a hot dog, chips, and a drink with each ticket! To order, call the Raptors ticket office at 801-393-2450 and identify yourself as an AARP member. You’ll also have the chance to have your picture taken at “home plate” and receive a free giveaway at the game.
Later that week, come to a performance under the stars at the Ogden Amphitheater on Thursday, August 17 at 8:00pm to see In the Heights, a dazzling Broadway musical by Alegria Hudes and Lin-Manuel Miranda, the playwright behind Hamilton. Set in a vibrant Latino community in Washington Heights, NY, the community is on the brink of change, and the biggest struggles can be dealing with which traditions to keep and which to leave behind. To buy tickets, go to goodcotheatre.com and click on the “season” link. Use the code GCTheights17 to buy $20 tickets for $10!
You’re also welcome to join AARP Utah and Excellence in the Community for a night of music and dancing on Monday, September 18 at Peery’s Egyptian Theater at 2415 Washington Blvd in Ogden, UT 84401. Mariachi Sol de Jalisco will be joined by Ballet Folklorico de las Americas at 7:30pm for a night of lively entertainment. This event is open to the public. Admission is free!
Keep in mind, AARP Night at the Movies will be in Ogden on Friday, November 3 this year at Peery’s Egyptian Theater, and we are thrilled to be showing a true classic, E.T. The show begins at 7:00, but don’t miss the free organ concert beforehand at 6:30. The theater is located at 2415 Washington Boulevard in Ogden, UT 84401. Admission is free and popcorn and a drink are included! Doors open at 6:00pm. This event is open to the public—bring your kids and grandchildren to enjoy this wonderful movie about friendship and the innocence of childhood.