BALTIMORE (WJZ) — With Spring Training around the corner, Orioles fans gathered for FanFest at the Baltimore Convention Center on Saturday.

Fans big and small came to get excited for the 2017 baseball season.

Orioles FanFest featured appearances by current and former Orioles players and coaches as part of a day-long celebration of baseball.

Fans got a chance to participate in clinics, exhibits, and interactive games from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.  Several of you favorite anchors and reporters from WJZ were there, and 105.7 The Fan broadcast the event.

In addition to autographs sessions, FanFest activities included Q&A forums with players and front office staff; clinics for children on a youth-sized baseball field; kids press conferences where young Orioles fans can ask questions to players; official Orioles merchandise and memorabilia available for purchase; a Spring Training in Sarasota exhibit; and a tour of the Orioles’ clubhouse at Oriole Park.

The event draws about 15,000.

You can find more information about the event here. Thanks for all who came out today. A great time was had by all!

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