Viva Los Royals will be held on July 14

Viva Los Royals will be held on July 14

TORONTO -- The celebrations won't stop once the All-Star Game and its accompanying festivities are completed in Kansas City. The Royals will hold the annual Viva Los Royals celebration on Saturday, July 14, when they meet the White Sox at 6:10 p.m. CT.

The first 20,000 fans through the gates will receive a chip and dip platter.

A pregrame party will be held at the Outfield Experience from 4:30 to 6 p.m. with entertainment by Imperio Sierreno, Willy Vela y sus Aguilillos and El Grupo Atotoonilco.

Local restaurants will compete in a best salsa contest for the second year of "Salsa Showdown." Fans can taste and vote on salsa samplings from local Mexican restaurants, including El Camino Real, Palominos, Pardo's and Teocali, in a tent near Gate E across from the Rival Sports Bar. Gates open at 4:30 p.m.

Additional information is available at Groups of 20 or more should contact Ariel Peralta at 816-405-4166.