Blue Jays announce stops and players for the 2015 Winter Tour presented by TD

The 5th annual TORONTO BLUE JAYS WINTER TOUR presented by TD Bank Group featuring players and personnel from the Toronto Blue Jays Baseball Club will travel to TORONTO, CALGARY, BANFF & VANCOUVER this January. The tour will run from January 16-24 and will be comprised of a variety of community events, media availabilities, public autograph sessions and some visits to local tourist attractions.

The annual Winter Tour, is a modern version of the Winter Caravans that represented the organization across Canada during the early years of the franchise. Toronto Blue Jays players JOSE BAUTISTA, R.A. DICKEY, AARON LOUP, TODD REDMOND, DALTON POMPEY, DREW HUTCHISON, MARCUS STROMAN, AARON SANCHEZ, KEVIN PILLAR and RUSSELL MARTIN, along with Hall of Famer ROBERTO ALOMAR will be making appearances as part of the 2015 events. Details on player appearances in each city are listed at bluejays.com/wintertour.

A complete list of dates and destinations are noted below. Please visit bluejays.com/wintertour for locations, media availabilities and public events.

TORONTO:

  • Breakfast Television Toronto (January 16)
  • Media Availability - Rogers Centre (January 16)
  • Joshua Creek Public School visit (January 16 - private event - open to media)
  • Ronald McDonald House Home for Dinner (January 16 - private visit)
  • Public Autograph Session at Eaton Centre (January 17)

CALGARY:

  • Breakfast Television Calgary (January 20)
  • Media Availability - Fairmont Palliser Hotel (January 20)
  • Alberta Children's Hospital visit (January 20 - private visit)
  • Public Autograph Session at CrossIron Mills Mall in Rocky View (January 20)
  • Guests at Calgary Luncheon in support of Okotoks Urban Youth Baseball & Baseball Alberta (January 22)

BANFF:

  • School field trip with Banff Elementary school (January 21- private event - open to media)
  • Private Gondola Ride up Sulphur Mountain (January 21)

VANCOUVER:

  • Breakfast Television Vancouver (January 23)
  • Media Availability - Fairmont Hotel Vancouver (January 20)
  • Guests at Vancouver Canadians Luncheon in support of Vancouver Canadians Foundation (January 23)
  • Youth Baseball Training Clinic - Richmond Oval (January 23 - private event with BC Baseball & Richmond Oval - open to the media)
  • Public Autograph Session at Metropolis at Metrotown in Burnaby (January 24)

For all your information on BLUE JAYS WINTER TOUR 2015 presented by TD, visit bluejays.com/wintertour. You can also follow along on social media by using #WT2015.