Free In New York City

My daughters enjoying a NY Mets game last season. Credit: Judy Antell/Vegetarian TravelingMom

Less than peanuts – you can watch the Mets season opened for free.

Going to Major League baseball games gets more expensive every year, but the NY Mets are putting a unique twist on going to see a game.

The Mets open on the road in 2015, but they are celebrating with a free viewing party at Citi Field on April 6. You can watch the Mets season opener against the Washington Nationals on the new centerfield high definition Citi Vision video display. Free tickets, in blocks of four are available at

Free In New York City

Will the stands be filled when you can watch the game for free at Citi Field? Credit: Judy Antell/Vegetarian TravelingMom

Gates open at 3pm, with game time scheduled for 4:05pm. Festivities include entertainment between innings, contests and giveaways, along with the Mets Fan Fest. Concession stands will be open.