Meet the 2012 San Jose Giants at FanFest on April 3

March 21, 2012 3:00 PM ET

SAN JOSE, CA- Members of the 2012 San Jose Giants will join Giants coaches and fans for the 4th Annual San Jose Giants FanFest at Municipal Stadium on Tuesday, April 3 from 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM. Admission and parking are FREE.

Manager Andy Skeels, along with his players and coaches, will be available to sign autographs, pose for pictures and answer questions from fans as part of a "Meet and Greet" at 6:00 PM.

Fans will also have the opportunity to watch the team practice beginning at 7:00 PM, enjoy their first bite of Turkey Mike's BBQ this season, purchase new merchandise and play in the Family Fun Zone.

For the second straight year, the San Jose Giants have a special opportunity for fans wishing to take part in the exclusive 2012 Season Preview Media Event starting at 5:00 PM prior to FanFest. To be invited to this event, all fans need to do is purchase a 2012 season ticket or mini plan package before March 29. For more information please call (408) 380-4500 or email

"This is a great opportunity for our fans to meet the 2012 San Jose Giants and get their autographs," said Daniel Orum, San Jose Giants President and CEO. "As the kickoff to our 25th Anniversary season we are excited to have San Francisco Giants personnel join fans for the festivities and take part in the Season Preview Media Event."

FanFest Facts
• Meet & Greet with the 2012 players and coaches.
• Watch the San Jose Giants practice.
• First bite of Turkey Mike's BBQ this season.
• Be the first to see the new merchandise before Opening Night.
• Kids and kids at heart can play in the Family Fun Zone (inflatable Speed Pitch, Skee Ball, Slide, Bounce House and T-Ball).
• Autograph opportunities with the San Jose Giants and Gigante.
• Enter to win great San Jose Giants prizes.
• No RSVP required; first-come, first-serve basis.
• Admission and parking are FREE.

The 11-time California League champion San Jose Giants begin the 2012 season on Thursday, April 5 at Modesto. The home opener at Municipal Stadium is scheduled for Thursday, April 12 against the Bakersfield Blaze. For more information on tickets, please call (408) 297-1435 or visit

This story was not subject to the approval of the National Association of Professional Baseball Leagues or its clubs.

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