Countdown to Winter Weekend!

Winter Weekend is back!

Just before manager John Farrell and his team report to Ft. Myers for Spring Training to mark the unofficial start of baseball season, the squad will first spend a winter weekend at Foxwoods Resort Casino meeting with fans, signing autographs and more!

When: January 20-22, 2017

Where:
Foxwoods Resort Casino
350 Trolley Line Blvd, Mashantucket, CT 06338
(800) 369-9663
Get Directions »

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FAN ACTIVITIES

  • Player Autographs
    Last year more than 40 current and former players and coaches attended the event including Dustin Pedroia, Mookie Betts, Xander Bogaerts, and Pedro Martinez, just to name a few. Each Weekend Pass to the event comes with guaranteed access to at least one autograph session with one or two of the attending players.
  • Photos with Players
    Get up close and personal with the players and capture the memory on film!
  • Baseball Insider Panels
    Get exclusive look inside the Red Sox by attending one of our Baseball Insider Panels on Saturday. View panel schedule »
  • Family Fun Zone
    The Family Fun Zone will have games and activities for kids of all ages. Come on by and play an indoor game, test your fastball at our speed pitch, and take some swings in the batting cage.
  • Sox VR
    Red Sox Virtual Reality debuted at Fenway this season and now it will be available for you at Winter Weekend!
  • Town Hall Meeting
    On Friday evening Red Sox Ownership and Senior Management will be on hand to take questions from fans about the upcoming season. Will air on NESN, Sunday, January 22 at 6pm ET.
  • The Fenway Park Archives
    A variety of artifacts from Red Sox history will be on hand for viewing.
  • Purchase Tickets
    Dedicated sales representatives will be available in the Sales Garden to assist with ticket purchases for the 2017 season, including a chance to purchase tickets for summer games before they are available to the general public.
  • Fenway Park Fare
    Throughout the day, ballpark food will be available for purchase at the Food Court and adults can enjoy a beverage at the Beer Garden.
  • Kids Clinics
    On Sunday young fans can learn the fundamentals of baseball from Red Sox coaches and alumni.
  • Wally's Breakfast*
    Join Wally and his sister Tessie for a Wally-themed breakfast for kids and families on Sunday morning!
    *Separately ticketed event for additional charge
  • NESN Live from Winter Weekend
    Catch NESN's live broadcast of Winter Weekend with special appearances from Red Sox players and leadership on Saturday.
  • NESN Zone
    • NESN Broadcast Experience: Take your turn behind the mic as NESN's Red Sox play-by-play announcer
    • NESN VR Experience: Go behind the scenes with the NESN Red Sox Broadcast team
    • NESN Clubhouse: Kids audition to be on the show
    • Photos & Autographs with NESN Talent
    • Full coverage of event from 9am to 6pm ET on Saturday

2017 PLAYER APPEARANCES*

Players

Fernando Abad
Matt Barnes
Andrew Benintendi
Mookie Betts
Xander Bogaerts
Jackie Bradley Jr.
Bryce Brentz
Heath Hembree
Marco Hernandez
Craig Kimbrel
Deven Marrero
Mitch Moreland
Drew Pomeranz
Rick Porcello
David Price
Josh Rutledge
Chris Sale
Robby Scott
Blake Swihart
Tyler Thornburg
Christian Vazquez
Brandon Workman
Chris Young

Alumni

Wade Boggs
Dennis Eckersley
Dwight Evans
Carlton Fisk
Fred Lynn
Pedro Martinez
Jim Rice
Luis Tiant
Jason Varitek
Tim Wakefield
 

Coaches

Ruben Amaro Jr.
Brian Bannister
Gary DiSarcina
John Farrell
Dana LeVangie
Victor Rodriguez
Carl Willis

*List above represents players, coaches, and alumni that are currently confirmed to attend but is subject to change.

Baseball Insider Panel Schedule - Saturday, Jan. 21

Celebrity Ballroom 1

9:00 - 10:00 a.m. - Wally's Making Books Come Alive
Come along with Wally on an interactive reading adventure! He will be showing kids how to use sounds, actions, and imagination to make books come alive! This fun, fast-paced show invites kids to explore the joys of reading while laughing and increasing their confidence in learning.
10:45 - 11:45 a.m. - Call to the Hall
Wade Boggs, Dennis Eckersley, Carlton Fisk and Jim Rice will discuss what it's like getting into Baseball's Hall of Fame.

 

Celebrity Ballroom 2

10:15 - 11:15 a.m. - Memories of 2007
On the eve of the 10th Anniversary of the 2007 World Series Championship, John Farrell, Jason Varitek and Tim Wakefield will share memories of that special season.
Noon - 1:00 p.m. - Cy Young Award Winners
Dennis Eckersley, Pedro Martinez, David Price, and the team's newest Cy Young award winner Rick Porcello will talk about receiving the highest award in pitching.

 

Celebrity Ballroom

2:30 - 3:30 p.m. - Game Show Players vs. Coaches
Current players will compete against coaches in a Red Sox Game Show contest with Matt Barnes, Mookie Betts, Deven Marrero, Blake Swihart and Chris Young facing off against Ruben Amaro Jr., Gary DiSarcina, Dana LeVangie, Victor Rodriguez, and Carl Willis.
4:15 - 5:15 p.m. - Kids Press Conference
Children will have an opportunity to ask Andrew Benintendi, Xander Bogaerts, Jackie Bradley Jr., Craig Kimbrel and Chris Sale their toughest baseball questions.
5:30 - 6:30 p.m. - Wally's Making Books Come Alive
Come along with Wally on an interactive reading adventure! He will be showing kids how to use sounds, actions, and imagination to make books come alive! This fun, fast-paced show invites kids to explore the joys of reading while laughing and increasing their confidence in learning.

RELIVE PAST WINTER WEEKEND EVENTS

Check out videos from Winter Weekend 2015 & 2016. 2017 Winter Weekend promises even more fun!
WINTER WEEKEND RECAP
WINTER WEEKEND FROM WALLY'S POV

 

TIME LAPSE WINTER WEEKEND SETUP
TODAY'S STARS TALK WITH RED SOX LEGENDS

 

KIDS PRESS CONFERENCE
2016 KIDS CLINIC

 

Wally's Making Books Come Alive

You can sample Wally's newest reading program as he literally makes books come alive with the help of his friends! See and feel words come to life!

Wally Reading logo

#SoxWinterWeekend Social Feed

TICKETS

Winter Weekend passes are now Sold Out.

See you at the event!

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For more information about the Winter Weekend call 877-REDSOX9 or email winterweekend@redsox.com

 

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MASTERCARD® BENEFITS

  • The first thirty guests who purchase Winter Weekend tickets with a Mastercard are invited to a private meet and greet with Red Sox players and uniformed personnel.
  • Guests who present their Mastercard upon entry will be given priority access and a fast-pass to each autograph corral that the guest has been assigned.