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Over 1 million pounds of popcorn consumed at All-Star Game

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) -

All-Star excitement is popping at Great American Ball Park. 

The area around Great American is a one-stop shop, from buying All-Star gear to the Major League Baseball All-Star Summer Pepsi Block Party. 

Delaware North Sportservice is here this week.  They are the food, beverage and retail partners of the Reds and have everything you need to show your love of baseball. 

Here are some fun food facts from them: over 1 million pounds of popcorn will be consumed Monday and Tuesday, along with 300,000 gallons of soda, 263-000 pounds of hot dogs and 124-000 pounds of pretzels.

The block party also is happening Monday, on Freedom Way between Rosa Parks and Joe Nuxhall Way. 

The free event runs noon to 8 p.m. with food, beer, music, games, prizes and giveaways.

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