Fans attending Opening Celebration Day on Friday can receive a free general admission ticket to the June 17-21 games by signing up at the CWS Table at Gate One between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Tickets are available on a first-come, first-served basis and allow access to about 5,500 seats and standing room for an additional 1,500.

Anthony Holman, NCAA director of championships and playing rules, said there will be many free activities throughout the championship.

“We’re excited to provide discounts and free opportunities to first responders and military families,” Holman said.

First responders can purchase general admission tickets at the TD Ameritrade box office to Monday’s 1 p.m. game at a 50% discount. An official ID must be presented.

Children 12 and younger can receive a 50% discount on general admission tickets to Game 9 on June 19. They will also have the opportunity to run the bases after the game.

Military members, veterans and their families can receive a 50% discount on general admission tickets to the June 24 game, Game 1 of the championship finals. An organization ID must be presented at the box office.

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