The MLB All-Star Game is coming to San Diego this July, and Major League Baseball announced that, starting today at 10am, fans will be able to purchase tickets for All-Star FanFest and All-Star Sunday, including the SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game and All-Star Legends & Celebrity Softball Game. For 48 hours following the launch of tickets going on sale, a “Flash” discount featuring a $10 FanFest ticket good for any time slot will be offered. The promo code for this discount, which is valid online only, is FFAS.
MLB All-Star FanFest opens on Friday, July 8 and runs through Tuesday, July 12 at the San Diego Convention Center, and will be the world’s largest interactive baseball theme park with more than 40 attractions for fans of all ages. Throughout the show floor, fans will have the chance to take photos and get autographs with former Padres players, MLB legends and Hall of Famers; practice their baseball skills during clinics taught by former and current MLB players; swing like their favorite Major Leaguers in the batting cages; view a collection of MLB trophies and take a photo with the Commissioner’s Trophy, presented to the World Series Champion; explore exhibits from the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum and more.
All-Star Sunday takes place on July 10 and includes the SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game and the All-Star Legends & Celebrity Softball Game. The SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game showcases top Minor League prospects and has featured current Padres Wil Myers (2011, 2012), Melvin Upton, Jr. (2004, 2005) and more. Other players who have competed in both the SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game and the MLB All-Star Game include Kris Bryant, Miguel Cabrera, Bryce Harper, Clayton Kershaw, Andrew McCutchen, Mike Trout and more.
The All-Star Legends & Celebrity Softball Game will feature stars from film, music, television, digital and more teaming up with Hall of Famers and MLB and San Diego baseball greats to compete in a six-inning exhibition game immediately following the SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game. Past celebrity participants have included Snoop Dogg, Jon Hamm, Olivia Holt, Jimmy Kimmel, Macklemore, Maya Moore, Jerry Rice, Rob Riggle, Chris Rock, Jordin Sparks,Kate Upton and more. The game has also featured a collection of Hall of Famers including Rollie Fingers, Rickey Henderson, Paul Molitor, Ozzie Smith and more.
MLB All-Star Week includes the 87th MLB All-Star Game at Petco Park (July 12th), Gatorade All-Star Workout Day featuring the Home Run Derby (July 11th), All-Star Sunday featuring the SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game and All-Star Legends & Celebrity Softball Game (July 10th), All-Star FanFest at the San Diego Convention Center (July 8th–12th), plus a lineup of additional events taking place around the city, including a yoga retreat and a colorful 5k. The five-day event, beginning on July 8th will serve as the launch of MLB All-Star Week, which will culminate with the 87th Midsummer Classic on July 12th at Petco Park.Tickets are only made available to season ticket holders, but fans can register for the opportunity to purchase full ticket strips for the MLB All-Star events, including the game and derby, online until April 20.
For more MLB All-Star Week information, visit AllStarGame.com. Tickets for All-Star FanFest and All-Star Sunday can be purchased at the official website of the Major League Baseball All-Star Game, the Padres official website, the Padres Advance Ticket Windows at Petco Park, and by calling 1-888-FanFest.