Pelicans Deaf Jam

Myrtle Beach Goes Silent to Spread Awareness.

Another great Deaf Awareness Night is coming, this time from the Myrtle Beach Pelicans. Celebrity involvement, Custom Jerseys, Curtis Pride, and fireworks.

  • Sign language interpreters will be interjected into the Pelicans’ gameday experience
  • Team will present a silent inning.
  • Jason Hurdich, an RID certified deaf interpreter, will perform the National Anthem.
  • Game is part of an Ultimate Kids Sunday with free inflatables, a pregame on-field catch, face painting, balloon artists.
  • Former MLB player Curtis Pride, who is deaf, will host a free youth baseball clinic for members of the deaf community.
  • Intro to American Sign Language (ASL) class.
  • Pelicans will wear specially-designed jerseys that replace the traditional Pelicans script with American Sign Language. Some of the team-signed jerseys will be auctioned off, with the proceeds benefitting the deaf community.

Read about more Deaf Awareness Nights including: Pawsox Put Pride in Deaf Awareness Night and Windy City Deaf Awareness Night.

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