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Daytona Tortugas hosting final Bob Ross bobblehead night of the season

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Want a Bob Ross bobblehead? The Daytona Tortugas are offering you one last chance this season.

The first 1,000 people in attendance at the team’s game on Saturday, Sept. 10, will get a bobblehead of the famed TV painter.

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Ross spent years of his life traveling back and forth between the New Smyrna Beach area and Orlando.

That same night, the Tortugas will organize a pregame painting class for $100. As part of the deal, fans will get a painting class with a Bob Ross-certified instructor, a general admission ticket, a Bob Ross bobblehead, and two drink vouchers.

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There are limited tickets available. You can call 386-257-3172 to book tickets.

Sept. 10 is also Bark in the Park Night. Fans can purchase a “Pooch Pass” for $2 at the gate.

The game starts at 7:05 p.m.

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Sarah Wilson

Sarah Wilson, WFTV.com

Sarah Wilson joined WFTV Channel 9 in 2018 as a digital producer after working as an award-winning newspaper reporter for nearly a decade in various communities across Central Florida.

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