This coming Saturday (rather than the typical Sunday) will be the La Gran Fiesta Viva Los Dodgers event in the Dodgers parking lot. It also marks their 16th annual Hispanic Heritage Month celebration.
Remember, the game is already sold out, so get there early. The parking lot gates open at 1:30 PM, festivities begin at 2:00 PM and the game starts at 6:10 PM.
Starting at 2:00 PM several current players; including Adrian Gonzalez, Jerry Hairston Jr. and Kenley Jansen will partake in entertaining fans and signing autographs. More players may also participate, and as always everything is subject to change. Additional entertainment will be provided by KCRW DJ Raul Campos, Jungle Fire, El Conjunto Nueva Ola and La Charanga Cubana. Trio Ellas will provide entertainment for fans in the autograph lines.
UPDATE: The Dodgers just provided additional information about who will be signing on this day -
Current players scheduled to visit La Gran Fiesta Viva Los Dodgers at 2 p.m. are Ronald Belisario, Adrian Gonzalez, Jerry Hairston Jr., Kenley Jansen and Juan Uribe. Gonzalez and Jansen will participate in a Q&A session on stage. Belisario, Gonzalez, Hairston and Uribe will sign autographs for fans. Dodger alumni that will sign autographs for fans include Billy Ashley, Bobby Castillo, “Sweet” Lou Johnson, Kenny Landreaux and Manny Mota. The Dodgers’ Spanish-language broadcast team, Hall of Famer Jaime Jarrín, Fernando Valenzuela and Pepe Yñiguez, will partake in a Q&A session on stage. Valenzuela and Yñiguez will sign autographs and Jarrín will take photos with fans.
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