Known as "The Joe," Joseph P. Riley Jr. Park plays host to the Charleston River Dogs of the South Atlantic League. Owned in part by the legendary actor and comedian, Bill Murray, the River Dogs are the Class A affiliate of the New York Yankees. Fans can watch future stars in pinstripes early in their minor league careers. "The Joe" is known as one of the more fun ballparks in all of the minor leagues. In addition to River Dogs baseball, Joseph P. Riley Jr. Park also plays host to the Southern Conference Baseball Tournament as well as wine and food festivals throughout the year. Pick up your Joseph P. Riley Jr. Park tickets at StubHub today!
What concessions are available at Joseph P. Riley Jr. Park?
Concessions are an area where this stadium really shines. Fans can eat such novelties as alligator sausage or a footlong Kimchi dog. The most popular food item at the stadium is the River Dog, which is a hot dog covered with cole slaw, mustard BBQ sauce and pickled okra. These are just a couple of the many hot dog options available at the park. Fans can also buy beer shakes that substitute beer for milk.
Where are the best seats at Joseph P. Riley Jr. Park?
All Joseph P. Riley Jr. Park seating offers good views of the field, but a few sections do stand out. The Diamond View seats are from Section 104-112, and the seats directly behind home plate are 109-111. There is a club level behind first base on the third level of the stadium. The club seats include complimentary beer and a selection from various upscale eateries. When in the club seats, fans can enjoy some of the finest food that Charleston has to offer.
What stadium entertainment is there?
Co-owner Mike Veeck comes from a family renowned for baseball promotion, so the River Dogs will always be pushing the envelope when it comes to stadium entertainment. The River Dogs have had promotions, such as Date Night and Senior Citizen Night. The team will have fireworks after Friday night games. There have also been creative entertainment ideas such as Zero Fan Night. The team also runs dog-themed events featuring the mascots, Charley T. RiverDog and his mate Chelsea. The team also has Star Wars theme nights where fans come to the game in costume.
What is there for kids to do at Joseph P. Riley Jr. Park?
Joseph P. Riley Jr. Park events are known to be family-friendly. The River Dogs focus their kid-friendly promotions for Saturday and Sunday home games. For some games, the team runs a kids-eat-free promotion. There is a padded area at the end of the field where kids can run around and play.
Is there parking available at Joseph P. Riley Jr. Park?
The River Dogs have a VIP lot at the stadium as well as six non-VIP lots with ample parking for all fans attending the game. There is a small fee to park at the stadium.Back to Top
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