Opening Day at Comerica Park is almost here and fans are ready to cheer on the Detroit Tigers. This Friday, April 7 the Tigers will take on the Boston Red Sox at 1:10 p.m. at Comerica Park.
It’s pretty much a holiday here in Detroit and as fans converge on The District Detroit at the start of the Tigers' season—you can be part of the fun too. The streets in and around The District Detroit will be filled with fans of all ages and it’s your chance to let everyone know you’re a superfan.
Get on social media and share your cool photos using #DistrictDetroit and we’ll send you some cool swag to make your summer even better. Show us your tailgate set up. Capture the best dressed Tigers fan. Show us how you like your coney dog. Show off your Detroit Tigers hat. Snap a shot of you and your friends at your favorite pre-game restaurant. Or take a photo outside one of the many iconic places in The District Detroit like the Big Tiger at Comerica Park, Fox Theatre’s sparkling marquee, Little Caesars Arena, and more.
We’ll choose some of our favorites tagged with #DistrictDetroit and reward you with some Tigers/The District Detroit swag.
And if you are headed to the actual game (we’re talking to you, tailgaters), don’t forget to tag your shots #OpeningDayDET as the Tigers roar into their first home game.
Looking for directions or suggestions on where to grab some food during Opening Day? Check out our new Fan Guide to find your way to the center of the action.
Now get in the spirit for Friday, take a look back at last year’s Opening Day festivities in The District Detroit.
About The District Detroit
The District Detroit is one of the largest sports and entertainment developments in the country. Located in the heart of Detroit, this 50-block, mixed-use development led by the Ilitch organization unites six world-class theaters, five neighborhoods and three professional sports venues in one vibrant, walkable destination for people who want to live, work and play in an exciting urban environment. Home to the Detroit Tigers, Detroit Red Wings, Detroit Pistons and Detroit Lions - The District Detroit represents the greatest density of professional sports teams in one downtown core in the country.