MINNEAPOLIS-ST. PAUL, Minn. – The Minnesota Twins today announced plans for the annual Hang with the Majors event to benefit the Minnesota Military Family Foundation. At the event, Twins fans can interact with their favorite Twins players. Hosted by Nick Blackburn, Carl Pavano and the Twins Wives Organization, the event will include a private dinner with Minnesota Twins players from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Fans can then mingle with their favorite Twins at different stations until 9:30 p.m.
When: Monday, June 11 from 5:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Where: Toby Keith's Bar and Grill, 1623 Park Place Blvd, St. Louis Park, MN 55416
Tickets: Available at http://www.mlb.com/min/community/majors_form.jsp
• Adult Ticket: $125
• Child Ticket (12 and under): $100
• The purchase of a discounted bar stool seat for $25 ($50 value) is available only with the purchase of a full price adult or child ticket.
Additional details: Included in the ticket will be a sit down dinner with a player and an item suitable for autographing and a take home gift. The evening events, which will be open to the public, continue with players acting as celebrity bartenders, and players will be available at several different stations within Toby Keith's. So that all fans are able to get autographs, and to raise as much money as possible for the Minnesota Military Family Foundation, no outside items will be allowed in. There will be items for sale that are suitable for autographs. Silent and live auctions, plus a few other surprises will be part of the evening. For questions please call 612-659-3426.
The Hang with the Majors event is a part of Twins Hope Week, a week long effort by the entire organization to reach into the community and make a difference in peoples’ lives. Hope Week 2012 takes place from June 10 – 16 and will operate as a call to action for Twins fans everywhere to volunteer in their communities.