Saturday, Aug 20, 2016 | 12:00PM – 6:00PM
Little Italy, Mulberry Street between Canal St. & Broome St.
WFAN’S Yankees Radio Network returns to Little Italy in lower Manhattan for FanFest.
There will be free autographs signings with members of the 1996 Yankees team in addition to some old-time favorites.
Darryl Strawberry will be interviewed from the main stage, and the event will conclude with a concert from Bernie Williams and his All-Star band. Mookie Wilson will be pinch-hitting for Doc Gooden.
There will be games to play, lots of free samples to try and so much more. This event is 100% FREE. No tickets required. Open to the public.
Missed the event in years past? If you’re a Yankees Fan, you won’t want to miss it this year.
Bring your Yankees memorabilia with you to FanFest and have it signed by some great former Yankees. All autographs at FanFest are FREE! Due to extreme popularity, autograph availability will be limited.
Players scheduled to sign autographs:
- Chris Chambliss | 12 – 2pm | Caffe Roma
- Roy White | 12:30 – 2:30pm | Da Nico
- Mickey Rivers | 1 – 3pm | Cafe Palermo
- Jim Leyritz | 2 – 4pm | Mulberry Street Cigar Co.
- Cecil Fielder | 2:30 – 4:30pm | IL Cortile
- Jeff Nelson | 3 – 5pm | Gelso & Grand
Venues and players scheduled to sign autographs are subject to change.
Autograph rules: No photographs. One autograph per person and only ONE item.
Getting to Little Italy
Little Italy is located in lower Manhattan and is easily accessible by subway, bus or car.
From the East Side: Take the 6 subway downtown to the Spring Street station. Walk East 2 blocks to Mulberry Street. OR Take the M103 bus on Lexington Avenue down to Grand Street and walk West 3 blocks to Mulberry Street.
From the West Side: Take the N or R subways downtown to the Prince Street station. Walk East 3 blocks to Mulberry Street. OR Take the F or V subways downtown to the Broadway/Lafayette station and walk East 4 blocks to Mulberry Street and then walk south.
From New Jersey: Take the PATH train to 14th Street and transfer to the F or F subway going downtown. Take subway to the Broadway/Lafayette station and walk East 4 blocks to Mulberry Street and then walk south. By Car: Take Holland Tunnel to Canal Street. Drive East on Canal Street to Mulberry Street. From Port Authority, walk east on 42nd St. 1 block and take the N or R subway (see West Side directions above). From Penn Station, walk east 2 blocks along 34th St. & follow directions from Long Island below.
From Westchester: Take MetroNorth train into Grand Central Station. Follow directions above for East Side. By Car: Take Henry Hudson Parkway to West Side Highway to Canal Street. Drive East on Canal Street to Mulberry Street.
From Long Island: Take LIRR into Penn Station. Walk to 34th Street & 6th Avenue to take N or R subway OR F or V subway downtown. Follow directions above for West Side. By Car: Take Queensboro Bridge to 2nd Avenue. Drive South on 2nd Avenue to Houston Street. Take Chrystie Street to Canal Street. Drive West on Canal Street to Mulberry Street.