All-Star Themed Statues Unveiled in Rice Park

Updated: 05/28/2014 1:38 PM KSTP.com By: Lauren Beukelman

In preparation of the All-Star Game coming to Minnesota, the Twins and Major League Baseball unveiled 10 All-Star themed statues in Rice Park.
In preparation of the All-Star Game coming to Minnesota, the Twins and Major League Baseball unveiled 10 All-Star themed statues in Rice Park.
Photo: Photo: KSTP/ Lee Zwiefelhofer

In preparation of the All-Star Game, the Twins, Major League Baseball and Peanuts Worldwide unveiled 10 All-Star themed statues in Rice Park.

According to a press release, the statues feature the Peanuts Gang dressed in full Twins uniforms and baseball gear.

Each statue is between five and six feet tall and weighs up to 300 pounds.

Rice Park will house the statues until June 16 when they will be moved to the Minneapolis Convention Center for the start of MLB All-Star festivities.

Statuettes of each character will also be available for purchase through the Majestic Twins Clubhouse.

The 85th All-Star Game will be held July 15 at Target Field.