The Bristol Blues baseball organization has announced an agreement with Northeast Wrestling to bring its “Wrestling Under the Stars Tour” to Muzzy Field on Friday, July 28.
According to a press release, the event will feature top superstars from NEW and around the world. This is the ﬁrst time “Wrestling Under the Stars” has come to Connecticut.
“We can’t wait to tear the house down,” NEW owner Michael Lombardi said. “We’re excited to ﬁnally bring pro wrestling back to Muzzy Field and promise to deliver a memorable experience.”
The event is also scheduled to have meet and greet sessions for fans for a fee.
The ﬁrst wrestlers announced on the card so far are former WWE star and Northeast Wrestling Champion Cody Rhodes, as well as former WWE superstar Rey Mysterio Jr.
Tickets for the “Wrestling Under the Stars” show go on sale Friday, April 14, at 11 a.m., starting at $20, and will be available at northeastwrestling.com, bristolbluesstore.com and in-person at the Bristol Blues retail store at 351 North Main St. (check website for hours).
“Northeast Wresting is no doubt the leading non-WWE promotion going today,” said Mark Walerysiak Jr., Bristol Blues development liaison. “I’ve seen many of their productions and they are always top notch, family fun, with stars from the past, present, and future, that makes for an incredibly fun, unpredictable evening.”