04/18/2018 10:35 AM
The St. Joseph Mustangs kickoff their 10th Anniversary Season in lieu of Opening Day with the 4th annual Mustangs Fan Fest celebration Tuesday, May 29th at East Hills Shopping Center from 5:30-7:30pm. Singing, games, autographs, and more are planned activities of the event.
The first half hour will feature a live press conference with local media and opening statements from the Mustangs Front Office. Guests in attendance will be provided the opportunity to ask Mustangs front office, coaches, and players questions following the media portion.
The entire Mustangs 2018 roster will also be on hand for the duration of the event, signing autographs and taking pictures. Guests in attendance will also receive a free 2018 schedule poster.
For musically inclined fans, National Anthem auditions will also be taking place at Mustangs Fan Fest. Fans of all ages are invited to participate, for the opportunity to sing before a 2017 Mustangs baseball game.
This event is free, and will also feature prize giveaways, games, an appearance from Rally, and a first look at new Mustangs merchandise.
"This is our players first chance to interact with our fans. It's a great chance to put a face with a name before they put on the jersey for the first time," Mustangs General Manager Ky Turner said. "Our players really enjoy meeting members of the community, and getting to know them too. Whether you want to sit and listen to the press conference, or move around, playing games and meeting our players, there is something for to do for everyone."
The Mustangs will begin their chase for their second MINK League title in as many years and their 6th all time. Coming off a championship campaign in 2017, they will kick off their first season under Manager Johnny Coy on May 30 against the Midwest A's. Tickets are available by calling 816-279-7856 or visiting www.stjoemustangs.com.