Take me out to the ball game, Take me out with the crowd; Buy me some peanuts and Cracker Jack, I don’t care if I never get back cuz It’s time for the 87th All-Star Game & FanFest. Third Time’s a Charm for America’s Finest City, Hosting the 2016 MLB All-Star Game and FanFest in San Diego for the third time. The All-Star Game was in San Diego two times before, in 1978 and 1992. Come catch the All-Star fun starting this weekend.
This Year MLB announced Three Grand slam Concerts to Rock All-Star Week in San Diego. OneRepublic, Tori Kelly and Gwen Stefani will headline the Budweiser Major League Baseball All-Star concerts July 8 and 9 at Embarcadero Marina Park South. A limited number of tickets for the concerts were made available first to San Diego Padres’ season ticket-holders, then opened to the public.
Here is the full schedule of performances and locations:
- Friday, July 8: OneRepublic with special guest NEEDTOBREATHE; Budweiser All-Star Concert at Embarcadero Marina Park South
- Saturday, July 9: Tori Kelly with special guest All Time Low Budweiser All-Star Concert at Embarcadero Marina Park South
- Saturday, July 9: Gwen Stefani with special guest Eve Budweiser All-Star Concert at Embarcadero Marina Park South
- Saturday, July 9: Michael Franti; All-Star Soul Pose Yoga
- Sunday, July 10: Fall Out Boy and Akon; MLB.com All-Star Bash (invitation only)
- Monday, July 11: Fall Out Boy; on-field performance including two songs prior to the T-Mobile Home Run Derby
- Monday, July 11: Empire of the Sun and DJ Eric D-Lux; Performance at the MLB All-Star Gala (invitation only)
All Star Week is going to Rock!
Friday kicks off MLB All-Star FanFest, more than 40 legends of Major League Baseball and the San Diego Padres will make appearances at the San Diego Convention Center. Fans will have the opportunity to play ball, take photos, get autographs, pitch, hit and run baseball and softball clinics on an indoor baseball diamond and win daily giveaways and prizes. FanFest Runs through Tuesday July 12, you won’t want to miss it.
You may not think of Yoga when you think of Baseball but this year MLB is taking the fun to the Mat & hosting Soul Pose Yoga at Waterfront Park. Come on out for a morning of Yoga! The Morning will host 2 Yoga events one at 8am and 11am. Michael Franti kicks things up a notch with a Concert on the Mats at 9:30am. Come to Yoga stay for the Concert. Soul Pose brings the party to the mat! What a way to start the Morning, Yoga, Party, Concert! Bring on the Fun.
Baseballs beware the sluggers are heading to San Diego and take the field Monday Night for The Home Run Derby. The bases will be loaded – if you can’t make it to the park- catch all the The Home Run Derby Action Monday 5pm PT/8pm ET on ESPN.
Tuesday time to roll out the red carpet & bring on the All-Star Game. Catch all the action Live at Petco Park or tune in and watch on Fox. The Pregame show starts at 2pm PT- with the Game Starting at 4:30pm PT. So Let’s root, root, root for the All-Star Teams. Who do you think will win? American League or National League.
Written by Jennifer Jrock Blake