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Watch Western & Southern/WEBN Fireworks from Great American Ballpark

Published on Jun 11, 2019

The Gateway Community & Technical College Foundation is closing out summer with the Western & Southern/WEBN Fireworks - and you can watch them from Great American Ball Park.

The 10th and final RiverBlast will be Sunday, Sept. 1, of Labor Day weekend at the FOX Sports Club.

The RiverBlast experience includes:

  • meeting iconic Reds characters like Mr. Redlegs
  • a behind-the-scenes stadium tour
  • full beverage service, appetizers, buffet dinner, and dessert
  • private, reserved outdoor seating for the fireworks
  • silent auction and raffle 

Step up to the plate to help the Gateway Foundation knock student success out of the park while enjoying a spectacular Riverfest experience. 

Early bird tickets are $185 per person or $1,450 per table. Early bird pricing ends on June 30.

Original ticket prices are $200 per person or $1500 for a table of eight. Sponsorship opportunities are also available.

The annual fundraiser hosted by the Gateway Foundation supports student scholarships, a student emergency fund, faculty/staff leadership programs and professional development.

The public is invited to purchase tickets and join the festivities that begin at 5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 1. Private parking is available to RiverBlast guests for an additional fee.

Guests will have use of the FOX Sports Club the entire evening. After the fireworks, guest may enjoy coffee and dessert while waiting for the crowd and traffic to clear.

This year’s sponsors include St. Elizabeth, VonLehman & Company, Inc., Heritage Bank, Charlie Shor Foundation, Children, Inc., Resonate Financial Advisors, Barnes & Noble, Covington Business Council, and Forcht Bank.

Have questions RiverBlast questions? Contact Frannie Benett, 859-442-1176 or frannie.bennett@kctcs.edu.