It's All-Star time, Columbus parents! The All-Star game itself takes place on Sunday, but that's hardly the only event happening!

The 2015 NHL Fan Fair opens to the public this Friday afternoon in the Greater Columbus Convention Center. The 2015 NHL Fan Fair features family-friendly interactive games and attractions for fans of all ages; NHL memorabilia and trophy displays, including the iconic Stanley Cup; live TV and radio broadcasts; special appearances by current and former players as well as NHL Mascots; and music, food and dozens of other dynamic activities. All attractions will be included with the price of admission.

The Fan Fair will be open Friday, Jan. 23, from 3-10 p.m.; Saturday, Jan. 24, from 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; and Sunday, Jan. 25, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tickets are available for purchase via Ticketmaster.com or phone at 800-745-3000; online at BlueJackets.com; and in-person at the Big Lots Box Office at Nationwide Arena.

Tickets purchased in advance will be $12 for adults and $10 for children between the ages of 3 and 12, seniors 65 and older, and college students and military personnel with valid ID. Tickets purchased on each event day will be $16 for adults and $12 for children between the ages of 3 and 12, seniors 65 and older, and college students and military personnel. Children under the age of 3 will be admitted for free.

Columbus Blue Jacketsfull season ticket holders and corporate partners have the opportunity to purchase tickets to an exclusive preview of the 2015 NHL Fan Fair on Thursday, Jan. 22, from 7-10 p.m. Blue Jackets full season ticket holders interested in purchasing tickets to the Jan. 22 exclusive preview should call 614-246-3350.

For more information, fans can visit NHL.com/FanFair and follow the NHL on Twitter (@NHL) and Instagram (Instagram.com/NHL) for the latest news. Fans can join the conversation by using the official 2015 NHL Fan Fair™ hashtag #NHLFanFair.