02/18/2009 3:30 PM ET
Royals Offer Ticket Presale Opportunity to Online Newsletter Subscribers
Registered Fans Also Receive Exclusive Deals Throughout the Season
KANSAS CITY, MO (February 18, 2009) - The Kansas City Royals are offering subscribers to the Royals Report - the club's free email newsletter - an exclusive 2009 ticket presale opportunity. By registering for the newsletter at royals.com by Friday, February 27, fans have the opportunity to purchase tickets to every 2009 Royals home game, excluding Opening Day. All Royals Report subscribers can order tickets online at royals.com on Thursday, March 5 starting at 9 a.m. Tickets go on sale to the general public Saturday, March 7 at 9 a.m. Newsletter subscribers will receive an email with further instructions on the March 5 presale opportunity.
Along with this presale opportunity, Royals Report subscribers also receive the latest news alerts including exclusive interviews, promotions, special ticket discounts and more right to their email throughout the year.
OPENING DAY TICKETS-Royals fans have three separate chances to secure tickets to Opening Day at Kauffman Stadium - Friday, April 10 at 3:10 p.m. against the New York Yankees:
Single-Game Ticket On-Sale Date - March 7: Opening Day tickets will be available through royals.com, by phone at 1-800-6ROYALS and at the Kauffman Stadium Ticket Office beginning Saturday, March 7 at 9 a.m.
royals.com Opening Day Ticket Opportunity: To be eligible fans must register online at royals.com by Monday, Feb. 23 at 1 p.m. Those applicants whose names are selected in a random drawing will have the opportunity to purchase up to two (2) tickets to Opening Day at Kauffman Stadium.
Royals Season Tickets: Fans can guarantee themselves Opening Day tickets with any Full Season, Half Season or 21-game season ticket plan starting at just $168 per seat. All season ticket packages are available online at royals.com and by calling (816) 504-4040.
The Royals will open the 2009 campaign on the road Monday, April 6 at 1:05 p.m. against the Chicago White Sox. The complete 2009 schedule can be found at royals.com. All dates and times are subject to change.
For more information, members of the media may contact the Royals Publicity Department at (816) 921-8000.