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Royals’ fans gather at Union Station to celebrate Greater KC Day

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Royals fans gathered to get their "blue on" Friday morning at Union Station. The Greater KC Day First Pitch Party started early in an effort to kick off baseball season and raise money for Royals' Charities.

Here's a rundown of the free activities:

  • Photo ops with the World Series Trophy will be from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
  • The aerial formation flyover will take place between approximately 7:30 a.m. and 8:00 a.m.
  • Live music is being provided throughout the morning by Victor & Penny and their Loose Change Orchestra.
  • World Series Celebration Rally Posters featuring the iconic Roy Inman photo from high atop Union Station will be available for $20 each while supplies last. This high quality 12x36 inch full color poster is printed on high-grade stock and ideal for framing. Proceeds benefit Union Station's Preservation Fund.
  • For a $10 cash only donation, fans can get special edition flags celebrating the Royals' 2015 World Championship. While supplies last. Proceeds benefit the Rotary Youth Camp and other children’s charities.
  • For guests using Union Station's covered parking garage, a $5 event parking fee will apply between 6 a.m. and 10 a.m.

Click here to learn more about Great Kansas City Day

Royals fans gathered at Union Station Friday to celebrate Greater Kansas City day.

Royals fans gathered at Union Station Friday to celebrate Greater Kansas City day.

Royals fans gathered at Union Station Friday to celebrate Greater Kansas City day.

Royals fans gathered at Union Station Friday to celebrate Greater Kansas City day.

Royals fans gathered at Union Station Friday to celebrate Greater Kansas City day.

Royals fans gathered at Union Station Friday to celebrate Greater Kansas City day.

Royals fans gathered at Union Station Friday to celebrate Greater Kansas City day.

Royals fans gathered at Union Station Friday to celebrate Greater Kansas City day.

Royals fans gathered at Union Station Friday to celebrate Greater Kansas City day.

Royals fans gathered at Union Station Friday to celebrate Greater Kansas City day.

Royals fans gathered at Union Station Friday to celebrate Greater Kansas City day.

Royals fans gathered at Union Station Friday to celebrate Greater Kansas City day.