The evening of June 16th at Target Field, the first 10,000 Twins fans at the game will receive a limited edition “Purple Rain” umbrella. During the 7th inning stretch, fans that received the umbrellas are asked to remain standing and open it for a special moment of silence for Prince.
Twins players and staff will wear a special purple shirt during batting practice. These will later be auctioned with proceeds will benefit Achieve Minneapolis for music grants in Minneapolis Public Schools.
Additionally, Prince’s music will be played throughout the evening and a Prince-themed fireworks show will signal the conclusion of the game.
The Twins will take on the Cleveland Indians. Tickets can be purchased at the box office, by calling 612-338-9647 or going online.
Target Field will also be lit purple from April 20 through 23 as part of Paisley Park’s Celebration 2017.