- RebeccaFest is a fundraiser for Batten Disease Research, in honor of Rebecca Veeck
From 6 to 9 p.m., the Joe will be filled with family friendly games and activities, including jump castles, face painting, and hot air balloon rides. The best of the ballpark food will be served, including Rebecca's favorite, Chicken Chili.
There will also be live music from one of Rebecca's favorite bands, Stoplight Observations, as well as other performers.
The event, food, beverages, and activities are all free and open to the public. Voluntary donations will be accepted by representatives from the University of Iowa, the leading center for Batten research. You can also donate in advance at donate.givetoiowa.org.