2016 Rangers Fan Fest scheduled for Saturday at Globe Life Park

Schedule of appearances by over 35 current and former Rangers announced

The 2016 Texas Rangers Fan Fest Presented by AT&T will take place this Saturday, January 23 from 9:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. at Globe Life Park in Arlington.

Admission to the 2016 Texas Rangers Fan Fest Presented by AT&T is $10.00 for adults, $8.00 for season ticket holders, and $5.00 for children 13 and under. Advance tickets can be purchased at texasrangers.com/fanfest or texasrangers.com/grouptickets, and tickets can also be purchased at the Globe Life Park First Base Ticket Office beginning at 7:00 a.m. on Saturday. The First Base and Home Plate Gates at Globe Life Park will open at 8:45 a.m. for fans to enter Fan Fest. Parking at Globe Life Park is free for the event.

Highlights of the 2016 Texas Rangers Fan Fest Presented by AT&T:

--Interactive Question & Answer sessions with Rangers executives, players and announcers in the Rangers Hall of Fame (1st floor)

--On-field events to include running the bases and photo opportunities (weather permitting).

--Pitching, hitting, and fielding clinics conducted by Rangers coaches and alumni

--Free tours of the Rangers clubhouse and dugout

-- Free play and interaction/autographs with Rangers Captain in the Rangers Kids Zone

--Photo stage with current and former Rangers players

--Rangers Baseball Foundation Sale

--Food and beverages on sale at The Short Stop Grill, Captain Morgan Club, and other Ballpark concession stands

--Merchandise on sale at Ballpark Gift Shop locations.

In addition, 2016 Texas Rangers season ticket and mini-plan packages will be on sale. The Rangers will offer a special opportunity to purchase 2016 individual tickets for 2016 home games except opening day for all fans attending 2016 Texas Rangers Fan Fest Presented by AT&T at Globe Life Park.

2016 Fan Fest Presented by AT&T will feature autograph sessions with current Texas Rangers players and coaches with individuals signing in the Capital One Club, Hyundai Club, Jack Daniels Club, and Texas Rangers Hall of Fame (3rd floor). Autograph sessions are scheduled at 10:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 12 noon, 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m., and 3:00 p.m.

2016 FAN FEST AUTOGRAPH GUIDELINES

*There will be six designated autograph sessions on Saturday where the first 5,000 fans in attendance at Fan Fest are eligible to receive a winning autograph card, which can be found in the center of the event program.  Potential winning Fan Fest programs will not be distributed with less than one hour remaining prior to each designated autograph session.

10:00 a.m.-Adrian Beltre

10:00 a.m.-Cole Hamels

11:00 a.m.-Prince Fielder

1:00 p.m.-Ivan Rodriguez

2:00 p.m.-Elvis Andrus

3:00 p.m.-Josh Hamilton

*All other Fan Fest autograph times will be available on an insert within the Fan Fest program handed out at the gates.

*Entrance to the designated line will be granted on a first-come, first-served basis. Individuals who use wheelchairs must adhere to the same first-come, first-served process as all other fans.

*When lines are at the designated capacity, an "END OF LINE" sign will be posted and no further guests will be allowed to enter the line.

*Players will sign approximately 225 autographs per session. Players will not sign beyond their allotted time.

*Prior to the 2016 Fan Fest, Fast Passes were sold online at texasrangers.com. Up to 75 guests will have the opportunity to skip to the front of each autograph session.

The schedule of individuals appearing on Saturday is as follows. PLEASE NOTE THE SCHEDULE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE. Any updates to this schedule can be found at texasrangers.com/fanfest.

Rangers Signing Autographs: Elvis Andrus, Adrian Beltre, Lewis Brinson, Robinson Chirinos, Shin-Soo Choo, Delino DeShields, Sam Dyson, Prince Fielder, Sam Freeman, Chris Gimenez, Alex "Chi Chi" Gonzalez, Cole Hamels, Josh Hamilton, Derek Holland, Ariel Jurado, Colby Lewis, Nick Martinez, Nomar Mazara, Mitch Moreland, Rougned Odor, Jurickson Profar, Ivan Rodriguez, Ryan Rua, Dillon Tate, Shawn Tolleson.

Individuals Participating in Question and Answer Sessions: Elvis Andrus, Jeff Banister, Jon Daniels, Prince Fielder, Cole Hamels, Rangers TV/Radio Announcers.

Individuals Participating in Clinics: Tony Beasley/Steve Buechele (infield/baserunning); Anthony Iapoce (hitting); Doug Brocail/Brad Holman (pitching); Jose Vazquez (strength and conditioning).

Rangers Alumni/Coaches/Broadcasters Signing Autographs: Mike Adams, Tony Beasley, Steve Buechele, Rusty Greer, Tom Grieve, Toby Harrah, Bobby Jones, Kevin Mench, Darren Oliver, Dean Palmer, Jeff Russell.