Originally written December 03, 2012 on Fox Sports Ohio:
FOXSports Ohio is proud to once again be the title sponsor of this years Redsfest.It will be held at the Duke Energy Convention Center in downtown Cincinnatithis Friday, December 7 from 3pm to 10:30pm and Saturday, December 8 from 11amto 6:30pm. Proceeds from the event benefit the RedsCommunity Fund.As the TVhome of the Cincinnati Reds and title sponsor of Redsfest, FOX Sports Ohio willhave a booth at the event, offering fans the opportunity to participate in avariety of activities. The FOX Sports Ohio Girls will be on site to meet fans, play games, and give away prizes. On Friday, fans will have the chance to have their photo taken behind the FOX Sports Ohio Reds Live desk. On Saturday, Reds broadcasters Jim Day, Jeff Piecoro and Jim Kelch will stop by the tent throughout the event to sign autographs. Redsfest has grown toover 250,000 square feet of activities, including autograph and photo boothswith current and former Reds players, interactive games for fans of all ages,hard-to-find memorabilia and much more. Over50 current and former Reds players, coaches and broadcasters are scheduled toappear, and over 100 player autograph sessions and player photograph sessions arefree of charge with a Redsfest general admission ticket. All current and former players in attendance will be introduced live on theMain Stage on Friday at 5:30 p.m.Newthis year, Redsfest will expand to the third floor of the DukeEnergy Convention Center to create a bigger and better Reds Heads Fun Zone forkids of all ages featuring a photo opportunity with Santa, arcade games,inflatables, player story time sessions, live music, circus performers andmore.With paid two-dayadmission, fans receive one free View Level ticket to the Reds vs. AngelsOpening Night game on Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at Great American Ball Park.Additionally, the first 10,000 fans each day will receive a free Reds winterheadband and drawstring backpack.Redsfest tickets are onsale now at reds.com, byphone at (513) 381-REDS, at the Great American Ball Park box office and atselect Kroger stores with Ticketmaster retail outlets. Tickets will be available at the doorstarting Friday at 2pm and Saturday at 9am.Proceeds from Redsfest benefitthe baseball-themed outreach programs of the Reds Community Fund. Formore detailed information about the two-day event, visit www.reds.comredsfest.

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