Welcome to the Gettysburg National 19th Century Base Ball Festival where premier vintage base ball clubs from across the country join for a weekend of spirited camaraderie and competition. Keep up with festival news here.
July 18-19, 2020
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Schroeder Family Farm
965 Pumping Station Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325
Base Ball Clubs participating from across the country
Come see what base ball was like in Adams County in 1864
The schedule will be coming out shortly. Stay tuned to this site for the full schedule, game times and field locations of your favorite club!
The 10th Annual Gettysburg National Base Ball Festival once again was a huge success with 24 clubs competing in 47 games in 2 days in sweltering heat. Thousands of fans braved the heat and humidity to see the finest 19th century base ball played in America. Clubs came from Maine to Tennessee and Rhode IslandContinue reading “10th Festival Another Success!”
We are expecting great crowds and warm weather for the 10th Annual event taking place in just a few short days! If you are coming remember, the event is free to the public. Gettysburg Little League is taking donations in the parking lot for managing the lot for us. If you like what you see,Continue reading “Schedule of Games Released”
Gettysburg, PA– A record 24 clubs from 11 states will converge on Gettysburg July 19-21st to compete in the 10th Annual Gettysburg National 19th Century Base Ball Festival. Vintage base ball’s most prestigious is coming back once again where 24 clubs will be competing in 48 matches over 2 days in this mid Summer classic.Continue reading “Field Set for 10th Annual Festival!”
“Gettysburg Eddie” Plank
Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher Eddie Plank was born 10 years following the Civil War on his family’s farm north of Gettysburg.
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