Tarleton State University and the Texas Rangers invite the Class of 2017 and their families to join them at the Rangers' Ballpark in Arlington for Tarleton Night from 4-10 p.m. Friday.

Incoming students, current students, alumni, university administrators, faculty, staff and other members of the Tarleton family will all be at the Ballpark to enjoy fun, food and fellowship Tarleton Texan style. The game will be open to the general public, but Tarleton family can register through the university and receive the all-you-can-eat picnic package for $30 per person. The package includes a ticket to the game, food for the night and a T-shirt. A fireworks show will follow the game. Tarleton President Dr. Dominic Dottavio will throw out the first pitch and the Texas Rangers will take the field at 7:05 p.m. to face the Cincinnati Reds. Tickets are available at the TSU Center for Student Engagement in the Thompson Student Center or by calling Amanda Steffens at 968-9490.