Royals single-game tickets on sale Saturday

The Kansas City Star

Royals single-game tickets will go on sale at 10 a.m. Saturday.

Tickets for all 81 home games, including a limited number for the home opener April 4 against the White Sox, will be available for purchase by phone at 800-676-9257, online at

, at the Kauffman Stadium box office or at selected Hy-Vee stores in the Kansas City area, St. Joseph, Lawrence, Topeka and Manhattan, Kan.

Fans who intend to buy tickets Saturday at Kauffman Stadium may arrive no earlier than 8:30 a.m. and park in Lot M. Overnight camping at the Truman Sports Complex will not be permitted.

The Royals will hold a random drawing to determine the line for Saturday ticket sales at Kauffman Stadium. To enter the drawing, fans must obtain a wristband at the Gate C lobby from noon to 5 p.m. Thursday or Friday or from 8:30-9:15 a.m. Saturday. Any fan who does not have a wristband will line up behind those wearing wristbands Saturday.

Those in the random drawing can buy up to four tickets for the home opener, while they last. The Kauffman Stadium box office will be open until 4 p.m. Phone operators will be available from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday and from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. each day after.

Fans can guarantee home opener tickets by buying a full season, half season or 21-game plan.