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Thanksmas with Joe Maddon

Thanksmas at Rays Fan Fest

Rays manager Joe Maddon will host his traditional Thanksmas event at this year's Fan Fest on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014 at Tropicana Field. Don't miss this unique opportunity to enjoy hors d'oeuvres based on Maddon's homemade spaghetti, meatballs, and pierogies, a meal he has served at area homeless shelters over the last eight winters as part of his Thanksmas initiative. All proceeds benefit the Rays Baseball Foundation in support of Joe Maddon' s Thanksmas. There is limited availability, so purchase your tickets now!

When: 12:30 - 2 p.m. during Fan Fest on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014. Registration begins at 11:30 a.m.

Joe Maddon

Where: Ted Williams Museum (second floor) in Tropicana Field, accessible near the Gate 1 Rotunda

Tickets are no longer available online.
You may purchase tickets at Fan Fest.


  • Bite-Sized Spaghetti & Meatballs
  • Pierogie Roll with Onion Jam
  • Popcorn on a Stick
  • One-Bite Thanksgiving Dinner
  • Everglades BBQ Pulled Pork on Corn Biscotti
  • Six wine sampling stations and soda/water to be provided

Raffle tickets can be purchased at the event for a chance to win great prizes, including a catered suite, autographed baseballs from Rays players, photo opportunities with Joe Maddon, game-worn jerseys, framed memorabilia and more!