Red Sox 'Dollar Beard Night' is fast sellout


BOSTON ( – The Red Sox organization announced their "Dollar Beard Night" sold out 10 minutes after the gates opened Wednesday.

The team offered $1 tickets to fans who showed up with a beard — real or fake — at Wednesday's game against the Orioles.

Tickets were available at Gate E, which opened at 5:40 p.m. Each beard is good for one discounted ticket.

At about 5:50 p.m., the Sox took to Twitter to announce the tickets were sold out.

"Attention fans! Due to the overwhelming demand and early line, our Dollar Beard Night is sold out for tonight. #getbeard," said the tweet.

Fans can visit if they want to draw their own virtual beards on themselves and friends, and join the fun on Twitter and Instagram by using the hashtag #GetBeard.