2016 Major League Baseball All-Star Week in San Diego will feature a FanFest, All-Star Sunday with celebrity softball game, Soul Pose Yoga, Color Run and more!
The 2016 All-Star Game will mark the third time that the Padres will serve as hosts of the Midsummer Classic, with Petco Park joining Jack Murphy Stadium (previously known as San Diego Stadium) as a host of the festivities. The Padres previously welcomed the event in 1978 and 1992.
When: July 7-12, 2016
Located in front of the Hilton Bayfront, the inaugural PLAY BALL Park will be a nearly 80,000 square foot outdoor location that will operate Thursday, July 7th through Tuesday, July 12th. PLAY BALL Park programming will include MLB, USA Baseball, USA Softball, The Cal Ripken Sr. Foundation, The Positive Coaching Alliance, and other PLAY BALL partners providing fun, engaging and educational activities for youth baseball and softball players and their families - all in the backdrop of the Midsummer Classic. In conjunction with the Padres, Major League Baseball will be reaching out to San Diego area youth baseball and softball organizations for kids to be participants in the various programming events. There will be additional PLAY BALL opportunities for general public that is in the area during All-Star week. Tentative programming includes USA Baseball's Fun at Bat and Backyard Baseball, Softball instruction and skills training from USA Softball, Quick Ball games administered by the Cal Ripken Sr. Foundation, coaches training by Positive Coaching Alliance, and other programming to be announced.
When: July 8-12, 2016
MLB All-Star FanFest at the San Diego Convention Center, which opens on Friday, July 8th and runs through Tuesday, July 12th, is 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.
MLB All-Star FanFest attractions are included in the price of admission, and the only additional costs are for concessions and memorabilia. Tickets are $35 for adults, $30 for children ages 12 and under (children two and under are admitted free) and senior citizens, $12 for military personnel, and $25 for groups of 25 or more. FanFest tickets are sold on a timed-entry basis, so fans are encouraged to purchase tickets early to get preferred entry times.
When: July 10-12, 2016
Time: 12:00 to 6:00 PM
From Sunday - Tuesday, All-Star action picks up in San Diego - and not only inside Petco Park. A few hundred feet from where baseball's best will strut their stuff, the annual MLB All-Star Week Pepsi Block Party will be the place to be outside the ballpark as baseball fans get ready for all the action on the field.
On J Street between 6tth Avenue to 10th Avenue, fans can enjoy music, food, beer, baseball interactives, free giveaways and much more! Admission is free.
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When: July 10, 2016
Single game tickets to MLB All-Star Sunday are offered at a range of prices beginning as low as $25. Included in the price of an All-Star Sunday ticket is one single admission ticket to All-Star FanFest for Friday, Monday or Tuesday.
All-Star Sunday 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.
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When: July 11, 2016
Don't miss your chance to see the biggest, baddest, bats in the league show off their power. Get your tickets now to the Gatorade All-Star Workout Day featuring the T-Mobile Home Run Derby on Monday, July 11 at Petco Park.
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When: July 9, 2016
Cost: Starting at $24.99
Join Major League Baseball and Soul Pose for the ultimate outdoor yoga party! The creators of The Color Run and MLB bring you Soul Pose MLB All-Star Yoga on Saturday, July 9 at the stunning Waterfront Park.
Soul Pose MLB All-Star Yoga brings the party to your mat. It's all about fun movement, fresh music, and celebrating together. Whether you are a seasoned yogi or you've never stepped foot on a mat, Soul Pose is yoga for EVERYBODY.
Soul Pose MLB All-Star Yoga is a 60 minute session including yoga poses coupled with lighthearted fun elements added to the practice. Get ready: bubbles, fresh music, and other surprises!
There will be two sessions to choose from: 8:00 AM and 11:00 AM PST
Make sure to give yourself plenty of time before the session starts to check-in, put on some neon body paint and take pictures with Soul Pose photo ops. We recommend arriving one hour before your session begins.
Soul Pose Chill Zone
After your session, check out the Soul Pose Chill Zone where you will be able to sample products, check out new brands, talk with local yoga studios, and interact with people from your community. Think of it as your very own yoga-style farmers market!
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When: July 10, 2016
Cost: Starting at $34.99
Join Major League Baseball and The Color Run during All-Star Weekend the morning of Sunday, July 10 at 7:00 AM PST for the third annual The Color Run MLB All-Star 5K, Presented by Nike.
The 5K paint race is a can't miss MLB All-Star experience that will feature mascots, special guests and baseball legends. Whether this is your first race or you're a seasoned runner, The Color Run MLB All-Star 5K, Presented by Nike is an event for the whole family.
Make sure to stick around after the race as the fun will continue with an unforgettable Finish Festival featuring music, dancing, color throws, sponsor giveaways and prizes.
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