Royals announce 2015 FanFest dates, location

CLEVELAND -- The 2015 Royals FanFest will be held on Friday, Jan. 30, and Saturday, Jan. 31, at the Kansas City Convention Center's Bartle Hall.

This will be the second straight year that the FanFest will be held at the downtown location.

The event features autograph sessions with current and former Royals, interactive games, stage programs, concessions and merchandise sales.

FanFest is being sponsored by Commerce Bank.

Royals 2015 season-ticket holders will have exclusive access to FanFest prior to its opening to the general public on each day of the event. Hours, all Central Time, will be: Jan. 30, noon to 2 p.m., season ticket holders; 2 to 9 p.m. for the general public; Jan. 31, 9 to 11 a.m., season ticket holders; 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. for the general public.

Tickets are on sale now through royals.com/fanfest or by calling 816-504-4040 or at the Kauffman Stadium box office from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. CT Monday through Friday.

Ticket prices are: adult advance, $14; adult day of sale, $16; youth advance, $8; youth day of sale, $10; adult advance 2 day, $20; adult day of sale 2 day, $22; youth advance 2 day, $11; youth day of sale 2 day, $14. (Youth prices are for ages 6 to 17; younger children are admitted free.)

Dick Kaegel is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.