A's FanFest set for Sunday at Coliseum, Oracle Arena
OAKLAND -- More than 20 players are scheduled to be in attendance at the A's annual FanFest on Sunday, to be held at the Coliseum and Oracle Arena.
Doors open at 9 a.m. PT, with player introductions kicking off the event inside Oracle at 10 a.m. Tickets are $10 and available at athletics.com/fanfest, and admission is free for children 6 and under. Parking also is free.
FanFest will feature free autograph sessions with several players, including Sean Doolittle, Josh Reddick and Stephen Vogt. Photo opportunities with the A's four World Series trophies will be available, along with tours of the A's clubhouse.
The event also marks the first opportunity for fans to sign up for the 2015 A's Kids Club. There will also be a handful of hands-on coaching clinics, as well as a memorabilia sale benefiting the A's Community Fund.
All of those events will be held at the Coliseum. The question-and-answer sessions, featuring general manager Billy Beane, manager Bob Melvin and several players, will take place inside Oracle Arena. FanFest concludes at 4 p.m.
Ticket plans and individual game tickets also will be available for purchase at FanFest.
The following players are confirmed for FanFest: R.J. Alvarez, Chris Bassitt, Billy Butler, Mark Canha, Jesse Chavez, Ryan Cook, Coco Crisp, Ike Davis, Doolittle, Nate Freiman, Craig Gentry, Kendall Graveman, Jesse Hahn, Scott Kazmir, Sean Nolin, Dan Otero, Josh Phegley, Drew Pomeranz, Reddick, Marcus Semien, and Vogt.
In addition, the entire coaching staff will be on hand: Melvin, Mike Aldrete, Curt Young, Darren Bush, Mike Gallego, Tye Waller, Scott Emerson, and Marcus Jensen.