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Come out and see the Royals January 29-30!

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The Royals will hold their annual FanFest on January 29-30 at Bartle Hall in downtown Kansas City. The event will run from 2 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday, January 29 and 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday, January 30. Season ticket holders will get exclusive access two hours before the event opens to the general public. Advance tickets are $15 for adults, $9 for children age 6-17, and free for children five and under. Tickets sold at the gate are $2 more.

Activities for fans will include interactive games such as:

  • Academy Sports & Outdoors Accuracy Pitch
  • H&R Block Little Sluggerrr's Playground*
  • KSHB Bunting Challenge
  • Skippy Steal Home Challenge
  • Sprint Speed Pitch
  • Teva Batting Cages
  • Urban Youth Academy Slider

There will also be clinics and a home run derby on the Teva Royals Diamond.

Fans will also get plenty of opportunities to get autographs from current and former Royals players. Among those Royals scheduled to appear are:

  • Willie Aikens
  • Jaime Bluma
  • Drew Butera
  • Louis Coleman*
  • Christian Colon
  • Wade Davis
  • Danny Duffy
  • Jim Eisenreich
  • Al Fitzmorris
  • Joel Goldberg
  • Alex Gordon
  • Terrance Gore
  • Kelvin Herrera
  • Rex Hudler
  • Ryan Lefebvre
  • Dennis Leonard
  • Mike Macfarlane
  • Denny Matthews
  • John Mayberry
  • Brian McRae
  • Dayton Moore
  • Mike Moustakas
  • Rod Myers
  • Les Norman
  • Marty Pattin
  • Salvador Perez
  • Steve Physioc
  • Jamie Quirk
  • Shawn Sedlacek
  • Joakim Soria
  • Steve Stewart
  • Jerry Terrell
  • Edinson Volquez
  • John Wathan
  • Ned Yost
  • Joe Zdeb

Memorabilia and food will also be sold.

Autograph sessions for various players have been announced here.

The FanFest will have timed entry, allowing fans to choose the time slot they want to enter the event. Once in, fans are welcome to stay as long as they wish. All activities are free upon admission. You can purchase tickets and get more information at the Royals Fanfest page. You can see highlights of last year's FanFest here.