Tips on taking advantage of new Wi-Fi, Verizon 4G at Progressive Field
In another response to fan feedback and in an effort to better connect with fans at Progressive Field, the Indians, in partnership with Verizon Wireless, have rolled out a new Wi-Fi network at the ballpark.
Fans now will have easier access to social media and be able to check in on popular apps such as MLB.com’s At The Ballpark while attending games at Progressive Field. In addition, a new Distributed Antenna System (DAS) will make it easier for fans to access Verizon’s 4G LTE network and make calls and send and receive texts at the ballpark.
With the new Wi-Fi network and DAS system in place, here is a list of seven great things you can do with your smartphone at Progressive Field!
- Interact with the @Indians on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook!
Follow along during the games, and send in your own posts that showcase your experience at Progressive Field. We may even Retweet some of your Tweets!
2. Download MLB.com At the Ballpark ® and complement your experience!
At the Ballpark is the ultimate tool for making the most of your trip to Progressive Field. In addition to the ability to purchase and manage tickets on your phone, you can now get special offers by checking in through the app. Using iBeacon technology, these offers include anything from concessions discounts to sweepstakes offers.
3. Purchase Tickets and Scan for Entry through At the Ballpark
You can purchase Indians tickets directly through At The Ballpark, saving you money on prices at the Progressive Field Ticket Office and Progressive Field Team Shop purchases. Then you can use Mobile Entry to scan your tickets directly from your smartphone.
4. Check In at the game to unlock offers
Once you arrive at Progressive Field, you can check in through At The Ballpark, and enter your seating location to unlock special offers, including merchandise discounts and more.
5. Watch in-game highlights directly on your phone
After checking in, you will be able to watch video highlights directly on your phone through the At The Ballpark app. Want a different angle on a home run blast, or a nifty play in the field? Highlights will be automatically available on your smartphone during the games.
6. Season Ticket Holders – Earn Tribe Rewards points
In addition to receiving attendance bonuses, Season Ticket Holders can now link their Social Media accounts to Tribe Rewards and receive additional bonuses for interacting with the Indians official social media accounts.
7. Find what you’re looking for within Progressive Field
At the Ballpark features a comprehensive map of ballpark facilities. Everything from concession stands to bathrooms to fan services booths can be found on the Map feature within At the Ballpark.
To explore everything At The Ballpark has to offer, simply download the app for free on your iOS or Android device.