Children in foster care receive backpacks, ballpark treats at ‘Back to School with the Blue’

2022-08-05T10:16:38-04:00August 5th, 2022|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

Nearly 250 Southwest Florida children in foster care and temporary homes received new backpacks stuffed with school supplies, as well as a gift card to buy clothing, at Back to School with the Blue in Fort Myers. The third annual event, coordinated by the Guardian ad Litem Foundation, 20th Judicial Circuit, was held July 16 [...]

Batter up: Leadership NEXT networking social to explore the business of baseball on July 12

2022-06-29T14:10:21-04:00June 29th, 2022|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , , |

Leadership NEXT, a monthly program for advancing business professionals, will host a networking program on Tuesday, July 12 at the Fort Myers Mighty Mussels’ game. The Leadership NEXT program will delve into the business of baseball with a behind-the-scenes look at running a minor league team. Attendees will hear from leadership of the Mighty Mussels, [...]

SWFL students get free tickets for Mighty Mussels’ ‘School’s Out Celebration’ on June 3

2022-05-27T14:32:10-04:00May 27th, 2022|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

The Fort Myers Mighty Mussels are offering free tickets to all Southwest Florida children and teens as part of the minor league team’s School’s Out Celebration on June 3. Public schools in Lee and Collier counties wrap up the 2021-22 academic year on June 2. Many private and charter schools follow a similar schedule. “This [...]

Mighty Mussels April 26-May 1 homestand: Brian Baumgartner, Beerfest and costumed characters

2022-04-22T09:33:20-04:00April 22nd, 2022|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , , |

The Fort Myers Mighty Mussels will return to Hammond Stadium on April 26 for a six-game series against the Clearwater Threshers. Homestand highlights include a celebrity appearance by Brian Baumgartner, an actor from The Office, the first of five Beerfest events this season and two games where fans are encouraged to dress in costumes – [...]

Mighty Mussels opening homestand: Carole Baskin, fireworks and guaranteed wins

2022-04-06T11:47:54-04:00April 6th, 2022|Categories: Events, Media Relations, News, Public Relations|Tags: , , , , |

An appearance by Carole Baskin, postgame fireworks, guaranteed wins and an Easter egg hunt highlight the Fort Myers Mighty Mussels’ opening homestand of the 2022 baseball season. The Mighty Mussels play a six-game series against the Jupiter Hammerheads from April 12-17 at Hammond Stadium in Fort Myers. The team’s first celebrity appearance this season is [...]

‘Mighty Mussels’ baseball team to debut in Fort Myers

2019-12-03T13:12:28-05:00December 3rd, 2019|Categories: Media Relations, News, Public Relations, Sports|Tags: , , , , , , |

Southwest Florida: get ready to flex your mussels! The Fort Myers Miracle baseball team is changing its name to the Fort Myers Mighty Mussels, effective today. Andrew Kaufmann, CEO and owner of Zawyer Sports, which owns the team, announced the name change Tuesday during a VIP event at Hammond Stadium attended by elected officials, community [...]

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