Update: Tickets for the Games 3 and 4 watch parties are sold out. Tickets for Game 5 are still available.
SAN DIEGO — Padres fans, get ready to cheer on your Friars from their homefield this week, even when they’re away.
Petco Park will host watch parties for Games 3, 4 and 5 of the National League Championship Series. Fans will be able to watch the Padres take on the Philadelphia Phillies on the ballpark’s videoboard.
Admission to the watch parties, which will be held Friday, Oct. 21, Saturday, Oct. 22 and Sunday Oct. 23, is free, but fans must redeem tickets on the MLB website in advance. Up to four tickets per account will be allowed.
As of 6:30 a.m. on Friday Oct. 21, tickets for Games 3 and 4 were sold out, according to the MLB website. Tickets for Sunday’s Game 5 watch party were still available.
Tickets for Game 5 became available after the Padres won Game 2 to even up the series, guaranteeing a fifth game would be played in the series.
Parking will be available to purchase on-site, including at the Lexus Premier Lot, which will cost $30, and at the Tailgate Park and Padres Parkade, which will set you back $25 per car.
Friday and Saturday schedule:
1:30 p.m.: Parking lots open
2:30 p.m.: Gates open and pregame festivities begin
4:37 p.m. Friday: First pitch; 4:45 p.m. Saturday: First pitch
“Fans are encouraged to sit in the field level seating bowl for the best viewing experience,” MLB states on its website.
8:30 a.m.: Parking lots open
9:30 a.m.: Gates open and pregame festivities begin
11:37 a.m.: First pitch