The annual Cardinal Caravan, featuring players, former players, and broadcasters from the St. Louis Cardinals, will take place at the Quality Inn and Suites in Hannibal on January 18. Doors will open at 10 a.m., the program will begin at noon.

This free event annually draws hundreds of Cardinal fans from around the area. There will be an autograph session for those 15 and younger, as time permits.

Complimentary popcorn and cookies will be served to those attending. Pepsi products and adult beverages will also be available. Several door prizes will be given away.

Players scheduled to appear include Matt Adams, Shane Robinson, Eric Fornataro and Zack Petrick, in addition to Cardinal alumni John Mabry and Cal Eldred. The 2014 Cardinal Caravan will be emceed by Tom Ackerman.

Kurt Parsons