MLB Press Release
MLB All-Star Fanfest And Taco Bell All-Star Sunday Tickets On Sale March 9
Fans will be able to purchase tickets for MLB All-Star FanFest and to Taco Bell All-Star Sunday beginning this Saturday, March 9th, at 10 a.m. (ET). Tickets for MLB All-Star FanFest and/or Taco Bell All-Star Sunday can be purchased at the official All-Star Game website of Major League Baseball (allstargame.com), the Mets official website (mets.com), the Citi Field Box Office or by calling 1-888-FanFest (326-3378). MasterCard, the preferred card of Major League Baseball, is an accepted form of payment for all All-Star Week event tickets.
MLB All-Star Fanfest
MLB All-Star FanFest will transform the Javits Center into the largest interactive baseball theme park in the world, providing an extraordinary experience for fans of all ages. Visitors will experience attractions including exhibits from the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, batting cages, clinics, free autograph sessions with former Mets, MLB legends and Hall of Famers, memorabilia and more. MLB All-Star FanFest opens on Friday, July 12th and runs through Tuesday, July 16th.
All MLB All-Star FanFest attractions are free with the price of admission, and the only additional costs are for concessions and memorabilia. Tickets are $35 for adults and $30 for children ages 12 and under (children two and under are admitted free), senior citizens and military personnel.
The last time the MLB All-Star Game took place in New York City in 2008, tickets sold fast for Taco Bell All-Star Sunday and the most popular entry times for MLB All-Star FanFest. Fans are encouraged to purchase tickets early to get their preference for seating and times. FanFest tickets are sold on a timed-entry basis. MLB is also offering several discount options:
• MLB All-Star FanFest Family Pack – $5 off each ticket purchased in packages of four to seven
• FanFest Eat and Play Combo – Four tickets, four Pepsis, four hot dogs all for $130
• ‘Buy One Get One Free Friday’ – Buy one full price ticket on Friday, July 12 and get the second ticket free
• ‘Two for Tuesday’ – Buy two full price tickets for Tuesday, July 16 and get two additional tickets free"
• Digital Five-Day Pass – A paperless, five-day pass for $100 per ticket
Taco Bell All-Star Sunday
Fans also will be able to purchase tickets to Taco Bell All-Star Sunday. Single game tickets to Taco Bell All-Star Sunday range from $65 to $108 and include one single admission ticket to MLB All-Star FanFest.
Taco Bell All-Star Sunday includes the SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game and the Taco Bell All-Star Legends & Celebrity Softball Game. The SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game showcases many of the top Minor League prospects and has featured current Mets Wilmer Flores (2009 & 2012) and Zack Wheeler (2011 & 2012), Matt Harvey (2011) and David Wright (2004). In addition to Wright, other players who have competed in both the SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game and the MLB All-Star Game include Prince Fielder, Zack Greinke, Josh Hamilton, Bryce Harper, Felix Hernandez, Mike Trout, Justin Verlander and Joey Votto. Collectively, 95 SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game alumni went on to play in an MLB All-Star Game.
The 2013 Taco Bell All-Star Legends & Celebrity Softball Game will feature stars from film, music, television and entertainment teaming up with Hall of Famers and former New York baseball greats immediately following the SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game. Past celebrity participants have included Jon Hamm, Jimmy Kimmel, Marisa Miller, George Lopez, Chris Rock, Jordin Sparks and Kate Upton. The game has also featured a collection of Hall of Famers including Ernie Banks, George Brett, Rollie Fingers, Goose Gossage, Rickey Henderson, Paul Molitor, Ozzie Smith and Dave Winfield.
MLB All-Star Week at Citi Field includes the 84th MLB All-Star Game (July 16th), All-Star Workout Day (July 15th) featuring the Home Run Derby, Taco Bell All-Star Sunday (July 14th), including the SiriusXM All-Star Futures Game and the Taco Bell All-Star Legends & Celebrity Softball Game and MLB All Star FanFest (July 12th-16th).
For more MLB All-Star Week information, please visit AllStarGame.com and the All-Star Game Twitter account (@AllStarGame).