Mets waiving ticket fees

NEW YORK -- The Mets offered this announcement about ticket pricing for upcoming home games:

The New York Mets today announced a “No Fees” promotion. The Mets will pay all service fees charged on any tickets purchased from Monday, Aug. 5 - Thursday, Aug. 8 online at Mets.com or by phone at 718-507-TIXX.

Fans can take advantage of this limited time offer by purchasing their tickets at Mets.com/nofees from 9 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 5 through 5 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 8 or by phone at 718-507-TIXX from 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m. or through the seventh inning on game days.

Throughout the four-day offer, fans will be able to purchase tickets to any of the 27 remaining 2013 Mets home games at Citi Field with the Mets covering the associated ticket fees. For example, a fan purchasing two tickets online or over the phone on Monday, Aug. 5 for the Saturday, Aug. 23 game against the Detroit Tigers will not be changed any service fee for placing that order.

The covered fees will apply to any ticket purchased during this four-day period, regardless of the date of the game by ordering online at Mets.com or by phone at 718-507-TIXX.

The balance of the 2013 regular season schedule includes games against National League East opponents -- Atlanta, Miami, Philadelphia and Washington along with matchups against Detroit, San Francisco and Milwaukee. Exciting Remaining Promotional Dates at Citi Field include:

Tuesday, Aug. 20 vs. Atlanta (7:10 p.m.)

Home Run Apple Bank for the first 15,000 fans in attendance presented by Citi

Friday, Aug. 23 vs. Detroit (7:10 p.m.)

Third Eye Blind postgame concert for all fans -- presented by Duane Reade

Sunday, Aug. 25 vs. Detroit (1:10 p.m.)

Tom Seaver bobblehead for the first 25,000 fans in attendance courtesy of Toyota

Sunday, Sept. 29 vs. Milwaukee (1:10 p.m.)

Mike Piazza Mets Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

Remember all Tuesdays at Citi Tuesdays whereby fans using their Citi credit card or Citibank debit card receive 10 percent off tickets.

*The only fees not covered by the team during this promotion are Express Mailing, including mail and UPS.