The T-Mobile All-Star FanFest will feature a theme and corresponding giveaway each day from July 11-15 at the Minneapolis Convention Center in Minneapolis.
To begin All-Star Week, children will be included in the Opening Ceremonies of T-Mobile All-Star FanFest, by singing the National Anthem, interviewing legends through social media contests, meeting MLB team mascots and more. In addition, T-Mobile All-Star FanFest "MVP" kids will be selected at random and will receive promotional items from each day of T-Mobile All-Star FanFest, a T-Mobile JUMP! Lane Pass and a t-shirt. The first 1,000 eligible children aged 12 and under will also receive a free TC Mini Bobblehead.
Go "Green" Day at T-Mobile All-Star FanFest will showcase a greening wall of "green" activities and efforts made by the city of Minneapolis, Major League Baseball, the Minnesota Twins, the Minneapolis Convention Center, and more. In honor of Go Green Day, there will be a collection of new and gently used baseball/softball equipment in conjunction with the Baseball Tomorrow Fund/MLB Equipment Day Program. Please donate to help kids in need play ball! The collection will take place all of the five days of the show and all donations will go to Pitch in For Baseball. There will be a "green" team on the show floor collecting recyclable materials and trash throughout the five days. The first 1,000 eligible fans will receive a free reusable bag.
Family Wellness Day at T-Mobile All-Star FanFest will feature activities promoting wellness that both children and parents can enjoy together. Families can learn yoga together and kids can participate in a "Baseball Fit Camp" on the T-Mobile Diamond, where they'll learn fundamentals and training aspects of baseball through agility drills, conditioning and strength training. In addition, fans will get the chance to watch the Taco Bell Legends & Celebrity Softball Game participants warm-up and prepare for the game later that day. The first 1,000 eligible fans will receive a free collapsible water bottle.
Milestone Monday will be a celebration of important dates in Minnesota Twins and Minneapolis history, including the 1987 and 1991 World Series Champion Twins teams. Twins legends from both World Series teams will be available to talk about their championship seasons, sign autographs and answer questions from fans. Attendees will be encouraged to join in celebrating the history of the Twin Cities by sharing personal memories and photos of historical moments via social media. The first 1,000 eligible fans will receive a free Tony Oliva Mini Bobblehead.
Tribute Tuesday will honor local heroes of the Twin Cities throughout the day. Heroes include teachers, service men and women, community leaders or a local neighbor who has done outstanding work in his/her community. Fans will be encouraged to post images of their personal heroes via social media. The first 1,000 eligible fans will receive a free Joe Mauer Mini Bobblehead.