December 1, 2019

Texas: First Game, New Park


March 31st

Arlington, Texas
Globe Life Field

Angels at Rangers
First Game, New Park

New ballparks do not open that often, but Simply A Fan is selling a package to put in you the park for the first game in the Texas Rangers’ new ballpark – Globe Life Field! This two day overnight package has optional add-ons for a tour of the Cowboys AT&T Stadium and the JFK Dallas Book Depository and grassy knoll area. 

Adventures with Simply A Fan are more than just a ballgame, but are designed to take all of the hassle of logistics off you the fan, creating opportunities for you to enjoy your trip in fellowship and community with others. Simply A Fan acts as the travel agent and tour guide, from all of the pre-trip logistics (airfare, hotel, ground transportation, game tickets, trip add-ons, daily itinerary) to execution of the trip itself.  

Tuesday, March 31st
Morning – Dallas
Morning – Stadium Tour, Cowboys AT&T Stadium (optional, not included)
Afternoon – JFK Dallas Book Depository & Grassy Knoll area (optional, not included)
TBD – Gates Open, Globe Life Field
TBD – First Pitch – First Game – New Park

Wednesday, April 1st
Morning – Depart Dallas
*if you wish to stay until a later afternoon / evening flight to do more Dallas sightseeing, we will gladly accommodate

Hampton Inn & Suites – Dallas Market Center
• 4 miles from Dallas Love Field airport
• 17 miles from Globe Life Field

Full package price range: $720 per person and includes the following:
roundtrip airfare from city of your choice into Dallas
1 nights hotel at the Hampton Inn & Suites Dallas Market Center at a double occupancy rate.
ground transportation throughout the trip
game ticket to the first regular season game at Globe Life Field
tours of Cowboys AT&T Stadium and JFK Dallas Book Depository (optional, not included in price)
a tour guide for your detailed trip itinerary including all the above plus NYC sightseeing add-ons
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an unforgettable baseball adventure!

Partial Package.
If you do not need the full package and need to a la carte portions, that is perfectly fine! We want as many people as possible for this adventure! So we can subtract your airfare, your hotel, etc…you name it, we will adjust the trip cost accordingly and gladly have you officially be part of our group!

Airfare. The cost of the airfare if based on a budget of $385 per person. Although Simply A Fan originates out of Nashville, people are welcome to join this adventure from any where and we will purchase your airfare from the city of your choice into Albany where you can meet up with our group. If you have airline points/rewards and would like to save cost, we can subtract the cost of airfare accordingly. 

Hotel Occupancy. Price is based on double occupancy. If you wish to have a single, triple or quadruple occupancy, please inquire within.

Group Size. A minimum of 5 people are needed for this adventure to confirm. The goal is to reach that number by March 1st. If the group size is less than 5, the trip can still mobilize, but the trip cost adjusted slightly.

Deposits & Payments. Deposits are refundable if the trip minimum is not met and trip is not confirmed. Deposits and final payments are non-refundable if the trip is confirmed and you choose not to go. Deposits and payments are transferrable, aside from airline restrictions on name changes. 

To secure your spot you need to complete two steps.
(1) Register. Click on the red “Register” button at the top or bottom of this page to complete your trip registration.
(2) Deposit. On your registration you will be prompted to pay a $100 deposit by card or to be invoiced.

You will be invoiced your balance once the trip is confirmed and final payment will be due April 1st. If you have questions, please email Simply A Fan’s chief trip planner, Mark Jent, at

Simply A Fan, LLC is a family-owned, Nashville-based company and is neither affiliated, nor endorsed by Major League Baseball or the Texas Rangers. 

What is Simply A Fan?
Simply A Fan is a Nashville-based, family-owned sports travel and adventure company that organizes sporting trips to ballparks, stadiums and arenas across the country. We act as both the travel agent and the tour guide! In 2018 and 2019 Simply A Fan organized and mobilized over 20 baseball and football trips there were comprised of over 500 people. 

Do I have to live in the Nashville area to take part in this adventure?
You do not have to live in Nashville or Middle Tennessee to join us on this trip or any adventure! You can either meet us in Nashville or meet us in Cincinnati and we will adjust your trip cost accordingly subtracting ground transportation. 

How can I support and follow Simply A Fan?
There are tangible ways you can simply get aboard this grand adventure.
(1) Subscribe to the mailing list where you will receive periodic emails full of baseball stories and upcoming trips. To subscribe, click here. If our baseball spam ever becomes too much, you can always unsubscribe! 
(2) Follow Simply A Fan on social media – Facebook, Instagram, Twitter.

When will we know if the trip is confirmed?
You will be updated along throughout the process on confirmations. As soon as we hit the minimum eight people, the trip will be confirmed and you will be informed and invoiced accordingly. 

Are meals included in this package?
No meals are included in the package options above.

If I have airline or hotel points / rewards for the hotel we are staying at, can I save money and my trip cost be adjusted?
Yes, we will gladly accommodate if able. You will be responsible for booking your own reward travel. If staying at our accommodations, that would be great, but if staying elsewhere, you will likely be for your own ground transportation to and from events. Inquire within for specifics budget adjustment. 

What other trips does Simply A Fan have coming up?
Click on the following link to see all of the upcoming adventures – Trips

What else does Simply A Fan offer in addition to organizing trips?
We tell and share baseball stories! Click this link to find all sorts of stories from the stands – Stories



December 1, 2019

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