TwinsFest tickets on sale tomorrow

TwinsFest presented by U.S. Bank Scheduled for January 29-31 at Target Field

With tickets going on sale tomorrow at 10 a.m., the Minnesota Twins and the Twins Community Fund have announced additional details for TwinsFest at Target Field. TwinsFest will run from Jan. 29 through Jan. 31, 2016, providing Twins fans with exclusive and intimate baseball experiences throughout the course of the weekend. Ticket sales will be capped for each day and a sell-out is expected.
 
As in years past, more than 60 current, former and future Twins players are expected to appear throughout the course of the weekend. Fans are encouraged to check twinsbaseball.com/twinsfest often as new players are added every day.
 
Current and former players scheduled to attend include:
FRIDAY: Neil Allen, Julio Becquer, J.O. Berrios, Bert Blyleven, Nick Burdi, Byron Buxton, J.T. Chargois, Butch Davis, Pat Dean, Brian Dozier, Tyler Duffey, Scott Erickson, Eduardo Escobar, Casey Fien, Kyle Gibson, Dan Gladden, Gene Glynn, Stephen Gonsalves, Nick Gordon, JR Graham, John Hicks, Trevor Hildenberger, Kent Hrbek, Phil Hughes, Torii Hunter, Max Kepler, Corey Koskie, Gene Larkin, Tim Laudner, Joe Mauer, Trevor May, Mason Melotakis, Tommy Milone, Paul Molitor, John Ryan Murphy, Ricky Nolasco, Tony Oliva, Greg Olson, Byung Ho Park, Glen Perkins, Trevor Plouffe, Ryan Pressly, Frank Quillici, Jake Reed, Michael Restovich, Taylor Rogers, Eddie Rosario, Miguel Sano, Ervin Santana, Kohl Stewart, Dick Stigman, Kurt Suzuki, Stuart Turner, Kennys Vargas and Adam Brett Walker.
 
SATURDAY: Neil Allen, Julio Becquer, J.O. Berrios, Bert Blyleven, Tom Brunansky, Nick Burdi, Byron Buxton, J.T. Chargois, Logan Darnell, Butch Davis, Pat Dean, Cole DeVries, Brian Dozier, Tyler Duffey, Scott Erickson, Eduardo Escobar, Casey Fien, Kyle Gibson, Dan Gladden, Gene Glynn, Stephen Gonsalves, Nick Gordon, JR Graham, John Hicks, Trevor Hildenberger, Phil Hughes, Max Kepler, Tim Laudner, Joe Mauer, Trevor May, Mason Melotakis, Alex Meyer, Tommy Milone, Paul Molitor, John Ryan Murphy, Ricky Nolasco, Tony Oliva, Greg Olson, Byung Ho Park, Glen Perkins, Trevor Plouffe, Ryan Pressly, Jake Reed, Michael Restovich, Taylor Rogers, Eddie Rosario, Miguel Sano, Ervin Santana, Kohl Stewart, Dick Stigman, Kurt Suzuki, Stuart Turner, Kennys Vargas and Adam Brett Walker.
 
SUNDAY: Neil Allen, Julio Becquer, J.O. Berrios, Tom Brunansky, Nick Burdi, Byron Buxton, J.T. Chargois, Butch Davis, Pat Dean, Cole DeVries, Brian Dozier, Tyler Duffey, Scott Erickson, Eduardo Escobar, Casey Fien, Kyle Gibson, Dan Gladden, Gene Glynn, Stephen Gonsalves, Nick Gordon, JR Graham, John Hicks, Trevor Hildenberger, Phil Hughes, Max Kepler, Corey Koskie, Joe Mauer, Trevor May, Mason Melotakis, Alex Meyer, Tommy Milone, Paul Molitor, John Ryan Murphy, Ricky Nolasco, Tony Oliva, Byung Ho Park, Glen Perkins, Trevor Plouffe, Ryan Pressly, Frank Quillici, Brian Raabe, Jake Reed, Michael Restovich, Taylor Rogers, Eddie Rosario, Miguel Sano, Ervin Santana, Roy Smalley, Terry Steinbach, Kohl Stewart, Dick Stigman, Kurt Suzuki, Kevin Tapani, Stuart Turner, Kennys Vargas and Adam Brett Walker.
 
Tickets for the Twins Home Opener on Monday, April 11 against the Chicago White Sox will go on sale at TwinsFest. In addition, METRO Transit will be offering free rides on all buses and METRO lines for TwinsFest attendees each of the three days of TwinsFest, beginning one hour before gates open until one hour after gates close. Attendees can visit twinsbaseball.com/twinsfest for redemption details, which will be available in mid-January.
 
As the largest annual fundraiser for the Minnesota Twins Community Fund, TwinsFest will feature numerous new interactive activities and behind-the-scenes fan experiences that celebrate Twins baseball and Target Field. Tickets will cost $20 for adults and $10 for kids 14 and younger.
 
While continuing the popular player autographs, photo opportunities, sports memorabilia and collector's show, TwinsFest at Target Field will return many feature elements from past years including increased player involvement, special panel discussions, self-guided clubhouse tours and the chance to take batting practice in the Twins batting cages. The Twins Boardwalk area will once again allow fans to interact with their favorite current and former Twins players in a variety of competitive activities. Additional interactive activities include BINGO, reading with Twins mascot T.C., Fan Feud and velocity testing in the speed pitch cage.
 
New to this year's event, fans of all ages can participate in human foosball, giant Jenga and Twins Jeopardy. In addition, Sunday will be themed as Kids Day. The first 1,000 kids 14 and under will receive a Twins stocking cap, and will have the chance to participate in additional activities and opportunities geared towards young fans.
 
TwinsFest attendees will also have the option to purchase a "white glove" tour of the Twins Archive Room and have the opportunity to enjoy signature food and beverage options which have made Target Field baseball's best dining experience.
 
TwinsFest will once again feature the Twins Yard Sale, giving fans the opportunity to purchase unique team-issued gear, autographed memorabilia, Twins branded artwork and promotional items from the organization's first 55 years in Minnesota.
 
TwinsFest, one of the largest team-run fan festivals in professional sports, has raised more than $4.3 million over the past 25 years for programs and organizations supported by the Twins Community Fund.
 
About the Twins Community Fund
Established as a nonprofit organization in 1991, the mission of the Twins Community Fund is to enrich local and regional communities by providing resources for the healthy development of children and families through an association with baseball, softball and the Minnesota Twins. The Twins Community Fund is governed by a board of directors representative of the Upper Midwest. Target, Treasure Island Resort & Casino, U.S. Bank and Delta Air Lines are Cornerstone Partners; contributing annually to the Twins Community Fund. For more information or to make a contribution, visit www.twinscommunityfund.org.