The Boston Red Sox are hosting a free, public open house at JetBlue Park from 11 a.m.to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 22.
The event is open to the public and free of charge, including complimentary parking. Before the open house, the public is invited to watch that morning's workouts beginning at 9 a.m.
The family friendly event offers fans an opportunity to walk freely around JetBlue Park while enjoying inflatables, games, arts and crafts, a petting zoo, farmer's market with more than 30 vendors, discounted concessions, pictures with the World Series trophies and player autographs in the afternoon. A bloodmobile will be onsite for anyone wanting to donate blood.
The Red Sox open the Spring Training season with two college exhibition games at 1:05 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 27, with a single-admission doubleheader game against the Northeastern University Huskies followed by a game against the Boston College Eagles.
All 2014 day games at JetBlue Park, 11500 Fenway South Drive in Fort Myers, are scheduled to begin at 1:05 p.m., and all night games are scheduled at 7:05 p.m.
The Red Sox launch the 2014 Grapefruit League schedule at home at 1:05 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 28, against the Minnesota Twins. The Twins host the Sox at Hammond Stadium the following night, the second of six contests between the crosstown foes.
The first full-squad workout is Thursday. All workouts are open to the public, free.