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Run Around The Bases Family Fun: Tips for Exploring T-Mobile Park with Kids at a Mariners Baseball Game

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Are you and your little ones gearing up to cheer on the Seattle Mariners this season? Ever imagined your kids rounding the bases at a Mariners game as if they’ve just scored a home run? You’re in for a treat! T-Mobile Park is more than just a ballpark; it’s a complete family adventure. Packed with kid-friendly activities, delicious snacks, and non-stop entertainment, it’s the ideal place for a family outing. Here’s why T-Mobile Park should be on your family’s itinerary this baseball season.

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T-Mobile Park Baseball Field Located in Downtown Seattle

1250 1st Ave S, Seattle, WA 98134 

Join the Mariners Kids Club for Free

For families with children 14 years old or younger, the Mariners Kids Club is a fantastic free option. Members receive a Kids Club t-shirt, a membership badge with a lanyard, and a free ticket to a Mariners game. The perks continue throughout the season, including discounts and special promotions. You can sign up at Mariners.com/Kids or at Kids Club kiosks located in Sections 192 and 331 of the park. Remember, you need to renew the membership annually!

Want more info? Just head over to Mariners.com/Kids or swing by one of the Kids Club kiosks at Sections 192 and 331. Oh, and don’t forget to re-enroll every year – memberships from the previous year won’t carry over. We can’t wait to see you and your little sluggers at the game!

Kids Can Run Around The Bases!

On select game days, kids 14 and under get the thrilling chance to run around the bases, just like their favorite Mariners players. This post-game activity is a highlight for any young fan, so be ready to snap some quick pictures! To participate, head to the ramps near Section 120 towards the end of the game to line up. For our kids, running around the bases was their highlight for the whole week! 

The Run Around the Bases are usually Sunday home games, you can find these under the Promotion section when you buy tickets online. All kids 14 years old and younger can run around the bases on these special “run around the bases” game days. If your kid wants to run around the bases, make sure to line up around the 8th inning, as the lines get long! We went to line up after the game and ended up walking all the way up to the top of the stadium to the back of the line. Be sure to check out the Mariner’s Promotional Calendar to see which games give the kids a chance to run the bases. Note, that running the bases is a post-game activity, so be prepared to stay longer. But it’s definitely a blast!

Photo Ops with the Mariners Moose

Don’t miss out on meeting the beloved Mariners Moose! Stop by the Moose’s Den, across from the kiosk on the Main Level at Section 191, for a memorable photo. The Moose appears 30 to 90 minutes before the game and during the 2nd, 3rd, 7th, and 8th innings. It’s a perfect keepsake from your day at the park.

Mariners Baseball game Seattle, Families line up to take photos with the Mariners Moose at the Moose Den during the game

Shopping at the Kids Clubhouse Store

Once you’ve hung out with the Mariners Moose, or walk past the long line (like we did) head on down to the Kids Clubhouse store and grab some sweet Mariners merch with your 10% discount for being a Kids Club members. They’ve got everything from hats to hoodies to baseballs and even stuffed animals! Did someone say, foam finger!? It’s right by the Moose’s Den so you can’t miss it.

Playtime at the Kids Playfield and Kids Corner

Mariners Baseball game Seattle, Kids Playfield, their playground inside the baseball stadium

For those moments when the kids need to burn off some extra energy, visit the Kids Playfield in the Moose’s Den on the Main Level. The playground includes climbing structures and tunnels perfect for little adventurers. Additionally, the Kids Corner on the 300 level offers virtual pitching and hitting challenges and more fun activities.

First Mariners Game Certificate

If it’s your child’s first game, commemorate the occasion with a free First Mariners Game Certificate. Pick one up from your Seating Host or at the Guest Experience Center at Sections 128 or 329. It’s a special memento for your child to cherish.

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Pack for Success

Remember, T-Mobile Park has a clear bag policy to ensure everyone’s safety and speed up entry. Bring a clear plastic or vinyl bag no larger than 12” x 6” x 12”, or a one-gallon clear plastic zip-top bag for snacks. Diaper bags are allowed if you’re bringing a little one.

With these tips, your family is all set for a fantastic day out at T-Mobile Park. Enjoy the game, the atmosphere, and the special moments you’ll create with your kids. Go Mariners!

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If you’re looking to flaunt your team pride, check out these awesome Mariners kids selections from Amazon. Whether you’re looking for a trendy new hat or a cozy hoodie, they have got something for everyone. So why wait? Let’s head over to Amazon and get some awesome Mariners gear to support our team!

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Or have you you had a chance to explore the awesome MLB shop yet? They have such a wide variety of awesome gear, including hats, jerseys, and even trading cards! It’s definitely worth checking out if you’re a baseball fan.

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Parents - Know Before You Go

Mariners Baseball game Seattle, Kids taking photo in front of the stadium on the large metal baseball glove art sculpture.

Just a friendly reminder to check out the bag and stroller rules before you head to the ballpark.

Can I bring a stroller?

Yes, strollers, wheelchairs and other mobility products are allowed into the stadium.

Can I bring a bag into the game?

Single compartment diaper bag are allowed, but other large bags will not make it past security. Don’t worry though, you can bring clear bags or small clutches!

Can I bring in outside food and drinks?

Yes, you can pack and bring your own snacks and clear water bottles (with unbroken seals) for the game. If you’re looking for some munchies, you can even grab some food from the vendors outside the stadium. If bringing food from home, just be sure everything is wrapped, bagged or in a container if you’re bringing it into the ball park.

For all the parents out there, you’ll find diaper changing tables in most restrooms and a private Nursing Lounge at Section 128. Enjoy the game!

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