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Celebrate Mud Hens Opening Day 2023 in Downtown Toledo

For the first time since 2012, Toledo Mud Hens Opening Day is on a Friday! It’s already the biggest party in Toledo, but now it’s going to be even bigger! Get your Hens gear and meet us all around the field for a day of fun. We’ll see you all out there Friday, March 31.


Mud Hens

Take it all in from the rooftop of Fleetwood’s while the Mud Hens host their Opening Day Rooftop Buffet. This ticket package includes a game ticket, access to an all-you-can-eat buffet and access to Fleetwood’s Rooftop and the Armory. Tickets


Enjoy a specialty crafted drink on the Home Run Terrace inside Fifth Third Field while watching the first Mud Hens game of the season with the Opening Day Ticket + Drink Package. Tickets


First pitch is at 4:05pm.


Fiber + Strand

Check out downtown’s newest hair salon, Fiber + Strand, during their Opening Day Pop Up Shop! Fiber + Strand will be hosting Love The People Co. (an apparel company) and Amore Coffee Company. Open to the public, light refreshments provided from 12pm-4pm before the game.


Maumee Bay Brewing Company

Maumee Bay Brewing is releasing two new beers and throwing a party to celebrate Opening Day! The party will be held in the Maumee Bay Brewing Company Warehouse beginning at 1:00 pm and will include a DJ, food and beer, and will be streaming the Mud Hens game.

The two new beers:

Ballgame: a copper-colored ale with salted caramel and roasted peanuts

Broken Bat: Kölsch Ale; golden, light bodied ale with a clean lager like finish


Toledo Spirits Company

Enjoy a baseball themed Tasting & Tour at Toledo Spirits and HEAVY Beer Company the day before Opening Day! A variety of drinks will be available to sample including spirits, beer and a special “Home Run Punch.” The event goes from 6-8pm on Thursday, March 30. Tickets


Toledo Walleye

Make your night a double-header and catch the Toledo Walleye face off against the Iowa Heartlanders at the Huntington Center. Tickets


Ye Olde Cock 'n Bull

Celebrate Opening Day with live music all day long!

12p: DJ Brooks

4p: Distant Cousinz

7p: Barile & May

9p: Beef Carvers

Downtown Toledo

ConnecToledo Downtown Development Corporation is a 501(c)3 organization committed to the redevelopment of downtown Toledo. This is accomplished by connecting public and private investment to facilitate the implementation of the Downtown Toledo Master Plan and other community priorities, including marketing, event management, environmental maintenance, safety and economic development services. The goal is an exceptional experience for those who invest, play, work, dine, shop and live in downtown.

Contact Us: 419-249-5494

ConnecToledo Downtown Development Corporation 
300 Madison Ave #0110
Toledo, OH 43604

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