SALEM, Va. (WFXR) — To kick off an exciting return of Salem Red Sox baseball, Salem Memorial Ballpark hosting the 3-day Sox Fest. The event began on Thursday and will continue Friday from 4pm to 7pm and Saturday from 10am to 2pm. This year’s three-day event will feature the Red Sox Grill, drink specials, entertainment, and more. Season ticket holders will have the opportunity to pick up their ticket packages and gifts. The event is free and open to the public. Salem Memorial Ballpark will follow MLB fan safety protocols and state guidelines which include the following practices; physical distancing, face coverings, sanitation stations, and enhanced cleaning protocols.