The San Diego Padres is set to open its 2023 season this week at Petco Park against the Colorado Rockies.
Padres opening day is on March 30 at Petco Park with the first pitch slated to take place at 1 p.m. This series is expected to take place throughout the weekend, with games on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.
Blake Snell is set to be the starting pitcher.
San Diegans who attend Friday’s game may take part in a Beerfest at the park, presented by Southwest Airlines, with $5 beer specials from local and national breweries. On Sunday, the first 40,000 fans will receive an Opening Series Hat.
On Sunday, the San Diego Padres will also host its t first KidsFest of the year, presented by SDG&E. Families are encouraged to arrive early to enjoy bounce houses and other inflatables, games, face painters, and other kid-friendly activities.