300_caravanThe Hamtramck Firefighters are very excited to kick-off our 100th Year Anniversary Celebration with the Detroit Tigers!  On Friday, January 24th the Tigers Winter Caravan will stop by the Hamtramck Firehouse to present us with a special Tigers jersey and meet with us.  Please note that this is not a public event – please check the links below for public events.

DETROIT – The 2014 Detroit Tigers Winter Caravan, presented by FOX Sports Detroit, is set for Thursday, January 23 and Friday, January 24, and features an exciting lineup of appearances in Detroit and around the state of Michigan. Tigers President, Chief Executive Officer and General Manager David Dombrowski, Vice President/Assistant General Manager Al Avila, Manager Brad Ausmus, coaches, players, broadcasters and Detroit’s favorite mascot PAWS, will take part in a two-day journey traveling in two buses and an additional dozen vehicles, across the region, spreading baseball fever to fans of all ages.

“We are thrilled to get the 2014 Winter Caravan rolling and meet fans throughout the state of Michigan, Northwest Ohio and into Canada,” said Elaine Lewis, Vice President of Community and Public Affairs for the Tigers. “We have added new stops and we are revisiting destinations with electric atmospheres that our players, manager and coaching staff are certain to enjoy. We are excited to warm up these cold winter months with the excitement that only a new baseball season can bring.”

The 2014 Detroit Tigers Winter Caravan will be making stops at nearly 30 locations, including 12 new destinations. In additions to the new stops, the caravan will also be visiting a pair of cities not visited in previous caravans. The Metro Bus will make a stop in Hamtramck, while the West Bus will debut in Battle Creek.

A variety of season ticket options for the upcoming 2014 season are currently on sale. Ticket packages are available for as low as $15 per game and include great benefits. For more information or to purchase season tickets, call (313) 471-2255, email or visit

2:15-2:35 p.m. Hamtramck Fire Department 
Hamtramck Fire Department  2625 Caniff, Hamtramck
· Tigers players will present a jersey to recognize the 100th anniversary of the Hamtramck Fire Department and take a photo with Hamtramck firefighters

More information:
Detroit Free Press
Detroit News