Single-game tickets on sale Saturday, February 26; wristband procedure for sales at The K starts Thursday
Single-game tickets for the Kansas City Royals 2011 season, including a limited number of Opening Day tickets, will go on sale on Saturday, February 26 at 10 a.m. Tickets will be available on-line at royals.com, by phone at 1-800-6ROYALS, at the Kauffman Stadium Box Office and at metro-area Hy-Vee stores. Please note that Opening Day tickets will not be available at the Hy-Vee stores.
All fans planning to purchase tickets at Kauffman Stadium on February 26 must enter the Truman Sports Complex through Gate 2, located off of Blue Ridge Cutoff on the east side of the complex, or Gate 6, off of Stadium Drive on the west side. All other gates will be closed to fan traffic. Fans should park in Lot M and proceed to the Kauffman Stadium Box Office located at Gate C. Overnight camping will not be permitted. The complex will open at 7 a.m. on February 26. The I-70 exit at Blue Ridge Cutoff is closed due to construction. Fans should follow detour signs to access Blue Ridge Cutoff.
The Royals will implement a random drawing procedure for purchasing tickets at Kauffman Stadium on February 26. Fans wishing to take part in the random drawing must obtain a wristband at the Gate C lobby on Thursday, February 24 (noon to 6 p.m.), Friday, February 25 (noon to 9 p.m.), or Saturday, February 26 (7 a.m. to 9:15 a.m.) There is no advantage to collecting a wristband early within this time frame. On February 26, any fan that does not have a wristband will be in a second line behind the fans with wristbands. The drawing to determine line order will be held at 9:15 a.m. on Saturday and tickets will go on sale at 10 a.m. Fans taking part in the random drawing will be able to purchase up to four Opening Day seats, while supplies last.
The Kauffman Stadium Box Office will be open on Saturday, February 26 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and on Sunday, February 27 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Beginning February 26, phone operators will be available from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., seven days a week. The Royals Majestic Team Store will open for fans at 8 a.m. on Saturday and remain open until 2 p.m.
Season ticket packages are currently available at royals.com and by calling (816) 504-4040. Fans can guarantee Opening Day tickets with any Full Season, Half Season, 21-game or Pepsi Max Pick 15 plan (while supplies last).