Texas and Oklahoma don’t like each other, and it’s no different in the Pacific Coast League as there is plenty of hard feelings between the Round Rock Express and Oklahoma City Dodgers. There is always a lot at stake when these two American Conference rivals square off, so don’t miss it when the Express take on the Dodgers.
Round Rock Express Tailgate Guide
Texans know how to tailgate, and it’s no different when it comes to the Express. While you won’t confuse the tailgate scene at an Express game for a UT football game, you’ll still find lots of people tailgating and having a good time in the parking lots outside Dell Diamond.
Arrive early, if you want to get the most out of your tailgating and Express gameday experience. The tailgate scene here is top notch, and you’ll want to get to the ballpark early if you want to get a good spot. Once you’ve secured your spot, fire up the grill and break out the coolers for a fun afternoon or evening of tailgating.
Those of you who are looking to hold a larger tailgate party will want to get a spot in the picnic area. The picnic area comes equipped with tables and trash cans making it easy for you to set up and clean up.
If tailgating isn’t exactly your thing or you want to grab some barbecue before the game, then stop by Salt Lick BBQ across the street from Dell Diamond. Salt Lick BBQ offers mouthwatering barbecue within walking distance to the park and is your stop for a fun and easy pregame experience.
Finally, make sure to get a picture with the Nolan Ryan statue as you make your way into the stadium. No trip to Dell Diamond is complete without a picture of you and the legendary pitcher.
The tailgating scene outside Dell Diamond is among the best in the Pacific Coast League, so arrive early and enjoy some tailgating and barbecue before the game.
Nolan Ryan is one of the greatest pitchers in baseball history as well as one of the owners of the Express, so don’ miss the statue of him outside the ballpark. Snap a picture with Ryan as you make your way into the ballpark for a fun night of Express baseball.
Parking LotsThe Dell Diamond parking lots allow tailgating just make sure to keep your tailgate in your space. Follow the rules, and you’ll have a great time tailgating in the parking lots outside Dell Diamond.
Picnic AreasIf you need some extra space for your tailgate, then the picnic areas are just the tailgate spot for you. The picnic areas have picnic tables, porta-potties, and trash cans make them an excellent place to tailgate before the game.
Salt Lick BBQBarbecue fans won’t want to miss the opportunity to enjoy some delicious barbecue at Salt Lick BBQ. Salt Lick BBQ is located right across the street from the stadium making it easy for you to grab a bite without missing a pitch.
Round Rock Express Stadium Guide
Baseball fans in the Austin area will have a fantastic time watching future Rangers stars take the field. Many great players have come through Round Rock over the years including Roy Oswalt, so enjoy the opportunity to see some of the best players of the future square off at the Triple-A level at Dell Diamond. You can even get autographs from your favorite players before and after the game.
Fans will also enjoy the opportunity to talk to fellow baseball fans about the team and just about everyone in attendance is very friendly making it easy for you to start up a conversation. Additionally, there are lots of banners celebrating past Express players around the concourse to check out as well.
If you’re not a big baseball fan, you’ll still have a fun time taking in a game at Dell Diamond. The park is full of all kinds of other entertainment options including the pool and Fun Zone as well as several group party decks. The Fun Zone is great for kids as it provides them a place to run around and get out some excess energy.
Whether you’re a diehard or casual baseball fan, you’ll have a lot of fun taking in a Round Rock Express game at Dell Diamond.
If you want to get an autograph from your favorite player, then make your way to the clubhouse stairs beneath the Home Run Deck before or after the game. You’ll have plenty of time to get an autograph from your favorite player so arrive early or stay late to do so.
The Round Rock Express offer a section full of rocking chairs under the Home Run Porch in left field. The rockers provide a unique way to watch a game, so get rocker tickets for your next game at Dell Diamond.
The Railyard Team Store is the perfect place to pick up a souvenir from your trip to Dell Diamond. The store has just about any Express merchandise you can find, so stop by and get a cap or foam finger.