Petco Park today issued a parking, transportation and security advisory for Sunday night's Rolling Stones concert. With a sellout crowd expected, concert guests are strongly encouraged to arrive downtown early and enjoy one of the many restaurants and bars in the area. Parking lots will open at 1:00 p.m., gates will open at 6:00 p.m. and the opener, Gary Clark Jr., will go on at 8:00 p.m.
The San Diego Padres will honor the recipient of the second Hispanic Heritage Comunidad Award for 2015 on Wednesday, May 20 in a pregame ceremony prior to that night's game vs. the Chicago Cubs. Gabriela "Gaby" Beas, region IX migrant services aide with the San Diego County Office of Education, has been selected as the recipient of the award by members of the Padres' Hispanic Community Advisory Council (HCAC).
Major League Baseball has announced the winners of the 2015 Honorary Bat Girl contest, which recognizes baseball fans who have been affected by breast cancer and who demonstrate a commitment to eradicating the disease. The Honorary Bat Girl for the San Diego Padres is Ana Muñoz, who will be recognized in a pregame ceremony on Thursday, May 14 before the Padres take on the Washington Nationals at 7:10 p.m.