CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - Reds fans and players are gearing up for the annual "Opening Night" festivities at Great American Ballpark Wednesday.
The tradition has become a marquee event for the franchise.
Beginning at 5:30 p.m., Reds players will walk the red carpet to meet and greet fans in the Kroger Fan Zone before the game.
The celebration includes live music from The Rusty Griswolds and a post-game fireworks show.
The first 20,000 fans inside the park will also receive a team calendar.
The first pitch for Opening Night will be at 7:10 p.m.