ST. PETERSBURG — The city of St. Petersburg will be hosting a rally Monday in advance of the Tampa Bay Rays' first home playoff game of the post-season.
The rally, open to the public, will be held Oct. 3 from 2 to 5 p.m. at Tropicana Field neighboring Ferg's Sports Bar and Grill, 1320 Central Ave.
A live DJ will play music on the outdoor stage behind Ferg's, and there will also be food vendors, official Rays merchandise, free giveaways and comments from St. Petersburg Mayor Bill Foster and other city officials.
The Rays clinched their third playoff berth in four years after a stunning comeback victory against the New York Yankees Wednesday. Monday's 5 p.m. game at Tropicana Field will be Game 3 against the Texas Rangers.
Tickets are on sale beginning today at 1 p.m. at raysbaseball.com and on Saturday at all Rays' ticket locations.
Anyone needing more information on Monday's rally is asked to call Ferg's at (727) 822-4562.