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Great Minor League Ballpark near the Shore

My uncle bought us all tickets to come down this summer during Irish night. We have been to a... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2018
Kristin Q
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Awesome entertainment value is antithesis of big city stadiums

Every seat, every night, and every competition is a good one. The Blueclaws have got family... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2018
Belmar, New Jersey
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The BlueClaws are the Jersey Shore's top stop for affordable, family entertainment. A Phillies affiliate, the BlueClaws play 70 home games across the summer at beautiful FirstEnergy Park in Lakewood. There are fireworks after every Friday and select...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
2 Stadium Way, Lakewood, NJ 08701-4536
+1 732-901-7000
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Reviewed 30 December 2018

My uncle bought us all tickets to come down this summer during Irish night. We have been to a number of minor league ballparks in the area, and this is one of the nicest. They definitely embrace their Jersey shore location - the outfield has...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Kristin Q
Reviewed 18 November 2018

Every seat, every night, and every competition is a good one. The Blueclaws have got family entertainment covered with every detail. Reasonably priced food, activities for kids, and themed nights will get you addicted (whether they are winning or losing) to this most sincere Philly...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank natty64
Reviewed 2 October 2018

First energy bank hosted a Paranormal Circus this fall and we had high hopes since we have gone to the Aqua circus run by the same group but I have to say we had a terrible time. The acts were sub par and the humor...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 11 August 2018

This is a really nice park for minor league baseball that is the home of the Lakewood BlueClaws, a minor league team for the Philadelphia Phillies. I went on a Saturday night when there was a good crowd. The stadium is an easy to access...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank JP-in-MD
Reviewed 29 July 2018

The majors could learn a lot from them. Action packed night of fun and surprises. Go often it's a perfect night something for everyone. We love thirsty Thursday and fireworks Friday and Saturday nights.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank momoftwofreehold
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Great stadium great place to bring the family. Very friendly and great entertainment besides the baseball. Reasonable prices worth a trip. Go claws.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

We had an awesome day and time at the park. Staff were very friendly and helpful if we had any questions. Would definitely do again

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank lovelyAm1981
Reviewed 14 June 2018

Long time baseball fan. Been to 80% of the major league parks. First minor league game and forgot about not coming...its the bomb. Great attitudes of the staff,, $17 got me front row behibd home plate and drinks and food was reasonable. Great time

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Mocurlylulu
Reviewed 24 February 2018

I Love baseball, so there is nothing better than have a beer and watching a game. During the summer the Blue Claws have Thirsty Thursday out in center field with music, vendors, and a game.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank nini2242
Reviewed 5 February 2018

We attend 7-9 games per year at First Energy Park. It's a fun night out with a good selection of food and drink at pretty reasonable prices. The Claws also have special nights with themes and give-aways.. it's good family fun. Parking is $5.

Date of experience: July 2017
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mark s
25 July 2018|
Response from L B |
All types. Along with the standards (burger, hot dog, fries, pizza, etc.)The empanada guy is usually there. So is a grilled cheese truck. and there is also usually a teriyaki (eg, shrimp, chicken, beef). While not cheap... More