Join Visit Corpus Christi and the Corpus Christi Hooks for the first ever Hospitality Industry Appreciation Night at Whataburger Field. This special event will highlight the Corpus Christi hospitality and service industry professionals for all their hard work and effort that make Corpus Christi thrive. The Corpus Christi community is invited to join in celebrating at Whataburger Field as the Hooks take on the Arkansas Neutrals. Guests will not only enjoy the game, but they will hear from Visit Corpus Christi President and CEO Brett Oetting and watch him throw out the first pitch!  

Hospitality and Service Industry employees will receive a free hot dog, chips and a drink when they purchase tickets through the Visit Corpus Christi website. Additionally, hospitality employees that to stop by the Visit Corpus Christi booth and visit the Visit Corpus Christi website will also get a free cap, courtesy of Visit Corpus Christi while supplies last. Hospitality industry employees will be able to pick up their free hot dog, chips, and drink vouchers at the top of section 119. Visit Corpus Christi will also be hosting special programming during the pregame, including first pitch thrown by President and CEO Brett Oetting. 

Hospitality Industry employees can purchase tickets through this special offer here.  


Tuesday, July 12, 2022 
6:05 p.m. – Gates open  
6:35 p.m. – Pre-game Presentation 
7 p.m. – Game Time 


Whataburger Field 
734 E Port Avenue  
Corpus Christi, Texas 78401  


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Visit Corpus Christi is a 501c6 Destination Management Organization contracted by the city of Corpus Christi with a mission to create a better community by sharing Corpus Christi with the world. The organization is primarily funded through Hotel Occupancy Tax (HOT) paid by visitors while staying overnight in hotels and short-term rentals. Visit Corpus Christi also has a non-profit foundation that supports the hospitality and tourism industry via education programs, raising and providing funding to individuals and businesses during times of need through the Visit CC Cares program.

For more information go to visitcorpuschristi.com.

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