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2017 MLB All-Star Week

2017 MLB All-Star Fitness Weekend

The MLB All-Star Week is coming to Downtown Miami and we have detailed the events that are happening and we encourage you to attend either one, if not ALL of them. Favorites are Fan Fest July 7 through 11 at MB Convention Center, the Home Run Derby on Monday (Go Stanton!) and the All Star Game on Tuesday at Marlins Park. Plus, you can take part in Nike’s Electric Run and MLB All-Star Zumba set for Bayfront Park.

Electric Run MLB All-Star 5K, Presented by Nike
Saturday, July 8, 8pm – Bayfront Park, 301 Biscayne Bld, Miami
Electric Run MLB All-Star 5K, Presented by Nike will feature a never before 5k course that will give participants the opportunity to run on Biscayne Blvd. and Port Blvd. Bridge. After crossing the finish line, attendees will experience an epic after party featuring Lil Jon’s DJ set. MLB legends and MLB mascots will be wandering throughout the event and in the festival area. Runners will party their way through five mind-blowing “worlds” at Electric Run MLB All-Star 5K, Presented by Nike dancing, walking or running their way through worlds like Candy Lane, with larger-than-life gumdrops, ice cream cones, gummy bears and the scent of cotton candy in the air; a Rainforest, where attendees can run inside Terminal J right on the ocean with a view of the entire city and umbrellas overhead with jungle sounds; Under the Sea theme, filled with bubbles, seaweed, jellyfish, a coral reef, and the smell of ocean air to get your mermaid on; and finally Rainbow Road with technicolor arches lighting the way as runners get to party through Port Blvd. Bridge toward the city skyline. #ASG #RunTheNight @ElectricRun

MLB All-Star Zumba®
Sunday, July 9, 9:30am – Bayfront Park, 301 Biscayne Blvd, Miami
The first ever MLB All-Star Zumba® event will be a fun, calorie-burning dance fitness party for all ages. Don Omar will perform through Beto Perez’s session alongside star DJs and on-air personalities from Y100 and TU 94.9 to get the party started! Pre-party at the event with vendors, food trucks, a mimosa bar, a Zumba store to get extra apparel, and get the opportunity to take photos with MLB mascot. Attendees will have the chance to do meet and greets with Beto Perez with the VIP ticket option. #ASG #AllStarZumba

All-Star Sunday featuring Sirius XM All-Star Futures Game
Sunday, July 9, 4pm – Marlins Park, 501 Marlins Way, Miami
Edgar Renteria and Charles Johnson, members of the 1997 World Series champion Florida Marlins, will manage the World Team and U.S. Team, respectively, during the Futures Game. Among the retired athletes and celebrities scheduled to appear at the softball game are Jamie Foxx, Jason Taylor, Pudge Rodriguez, Jennie Finch, Andre Dawson, Al Leiter, plus Legends Celebrity Softball, Marlins Park after Futures Game.

Scotts’ Pitch, Hit & Run National Finals
Monday, July 10, 12:30pm-2pm – Marlins Park, 501 Marlins Way, Miami
The National Finals of the 2017 Scotts MLB Pitch, Hit & Run competition, the official youth skills competition of MLB, will take place on the field at Marlins Park before the Gatorade All-Star Workout Day. Beginning in March about 625,000 youngsters participated in more than 4,400 competitions across North America, with the top three boys and girls nationwide from each of three age groups advancing to the finals. Gatorade All-Star Workout Day, featuring the T-Mobile Home Run Derby, is starting 8 p.m. Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton gets the chance to defend his Home Run Derby crown at home. The Yankees’ Aaron Judge may be the talk of the baseball world in 2017, he still has to go through Stanton.

2017 All-Star Game presented by MasterCard
Tuesday, July 11, 7:30pm -Marlins Park, 501 Marlins Way, Miami
The 2017 Major League Baseball All-Star Game is the 88th Major League Baseball All-Star Game. The game is set to be the first since 2002 where the outcome does not determine home-field advantage for the World Series; instead, the team with the better regular-season record will serve as host. #MLBAllStarGame