MLB All-Star FanFest, RippingWax.com Provides Topps Stadium Club Sneak Peek – The MLB All-Star FanFest kicked-off in South Florida yesterday. The Miami Beach Convention Center is the place to be with FanFest running through July 11th. Topps, the official trading card licensee of Major League Baseball, is hosting a wide array of events. Included in the opportunities for fans and collectors will be a sneak peek of 2017 Topps Stadium Club Baseball. This annual collector favorite releases next Wednesday, July 12th. The sneak peek box break event takes place on Saturday at 3pm EST and will be streamed LIVE on Topps Facebook page.
In addition, Rip City Cards, part of the RippingWax.com group case breaking team will be on hand to facilitate several breaks including 2017 Topps Museum Collection Baseball, 2017 Topps Tier One Baseball and 2017 Bowman Baseball JUMBO.
In addition to this exciting event, Topps will be hosting several other fun activities for FanFest attendees as well.
This year’s exclusive six-card set features Mike Trout, Clayton Kershaw, Kris Bryant, Buster Posey, Bryce Harper, and Giancarlo Stanton.
To get the cards, bring three sealed packs of any 2017 Topps Baseball product (excluding Opening Day and the Sticker Collection) to the Topps booth. Open the packs in front of a Topps employee and get your card. There is a limit of one set per day per person. Cards are available while supplies last.
Complete Set Patch Cards
The special commemorative patch cards offered at FanFest have become a collector favorite. One patch card is available with the purchase of one 2017 Topps Baseball Factory Complete Set. This year, Ichiro, Miguel Cabrera, Giancarlo Stanton, Kris Bryant, Mike Trout and Bryce Harper are showcased in the patch card set. The patch cards are available while supplies last.
Make Your Own Trading Card
Every year, one of the most popular attractions at the MLB All-Star FanFest is the Make Your Own Trading Card booth. Baseball fans take a picture wearing a jersey of their favorite team and get their own Topps trading card printed on the spot to take home as a priceless souvenir.
Test Out Topps BUNT
The Topps BUNT team will be on hand to allow fans to test the app including the Batter Up mini game that can be found in Topps BUNT.
In addition, a street team will be giving out posters and codes for the app throughout the convention center.
Take Home a Souvenir
2017 Topps MLB Sticker Collection packs and albums will be available to buy at the Topps booth. In addition, baseball fans will also be able to buy packs of 2017 Topps Opening Day Baseball. These are great items for children to get their baseball collections started.
Fans of Ichiro will be able to pick up Topps Authentics Ichiro signed 8×10 Jumbo Bowman cards. These unique items are only available through Topps Authentics.
If you’re looking for a way to celebratea nd collect this year’s All-Stars, look no further than the Topps NOW All-Star team sets featuring the American League and National League starters.
The Masterpass Deck at MLB All-Star FanFest in the Miami Beach Convention Center will give attendees the opportunity to Masterpass a commemorative All-Star Game Topps card and receive access to the upper deck, which will feature MLB alumni meet-and-greets, a Priceless Surprises wheel and interactive baseball experiences throughout All-Star Week.
If you have never taken part in Pack Wars, it’s a sight to behold. Pack Wars features host Alan Narz exciting a crowd in this interactive game. Check the Topps booth for times to see how you can win special Topps prizes.