SportsMets Mets fans to rally in Queens, Nassau on eve of World Series New York Mets fan Faith Harrison of Flushing cheering her team as their buses leave for the airport from Citi Field in Flushing on Sunday Oct. 25, 2015. Photo Credit: Newsday / J. Conrad Williams Jr. By GARY DYMSKI firstname.lastname@example.org @GARYDYMSKI Updated October 26, 2015 8:14 AM Print Share fbShare Tweet Email On the eve of Game 1 of the World Series, Mets fans are rallying Monday in Nassau County and in Queens. Nassau County officials say their rally at the Theodore Roosevelt Executive and Legislative Building in Mineola starts at 5 p.m., and fans are encouraged to wear Mets jerseys and paint their faces in blue and orange. The dome of the building will be lit in Mets colors, and former Mets players will be on hand, according to a news release from the office of County Executive Edward Mangano. New Yorkers are encouraged to wear their orange and blue at another rally, from 3 to 5 p.m., at Queens Borough Hall on Queens Boulevard in Kew Gardens. Former Mets players John Franco and Edgardo Alfonzo are scheduled to attend the Queens rally. The Mets begin the World Series in Kansas City on Tuesday; their first home game is Friday. By GARY DYMSKI email@example.com @GARYDYMSKI Share on Facebook Share on Twitter More on this topic World Series tickets at Citi Field top $1,000With the Mets on the verge of their first World Series since 2000, ticket prices ... Mets reach World Series after sweep of CubsDaniel Murphy, the Most Valuable Player of the NLCS, lashed four hits. Comments We're revamping our Comments section. Learn more and share your input.