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Padres announce date for 2020 Fanfest event

The event will allow fans to do everything from run the bases, to throw pitches in the bullpen to get your favorite players autograph!

SAN DIEGO — Padres fans! The team has announced they will be holding their annual fanfest event on January 11, 2020.

Gates will open at 10 a.m. for the general public while season ticket holders will get early entrance at 9 a.m. Parking will be free and available on a first-come, first-served basis in the Lexus premier Lot, Tailgate Lot and Padres Parkade.

The event will feature interactive experiences, including an area for kids with bounce houses, games and face painting, access to the wiffle ball field, the Military and First Responder Zone, the Padres Hall of Fame, the Breitbard Hall of Fame and The San Diego Section of CIF Baseball and Softball.

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Fans will also be able to participate in activities on the playing field at Petco Park. You can run the bases, play catch in right field, catch fly balls in center field and throw three pitches in the visitor’s bullpen!

Select concessions will be open on the Main Concourse along with a Taste of Petco Park sampling during the event. The visiting clubhouse will feature a display showcasing the team’s new brown and gold uniforms complete with player cutouts for photo opportunities.

Padres players, alumni and broadcasters will be available to sign autographs from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at three designated locations around Petco Park. Autographs are available on a first-come, first-served basis

Admission to Padres FanFest is free, but you need to get a ticket. You can do so here