The Gettysburg National 19th Century Base Ball Festival is pleased to announce the 18 participants that will compete in the 7th Annual event on July 16-17, 2016 in Gettysburg, PA. The actual schedule will be coming out shortly. Once again, the festival will be represented from states from all over the country.
From Pennsylvania: Adison Mountain Stars, Keystone BBC of Harrisburg, the Athletic BBC of Philadelphia and the Mohican BBC of Kennett Square.
From Delaware: The Lewes Base Ball Club
From New Jersey: Neshanock BBC of Flemington
From New York: The Atlantic BBC of Brooklyn, the Mutual BBC of New York, the Gotham BBC of New York and the Eckford BBC of Brooklyn.
From Rhode Island: The Providence Grays
From Ohio: The Capital BBC of Columbus
From Michigan: Old Gold BBC of Saginaw, the Tavern Wheels of Walker, and the Richmond Bees
From Indiana: Belle River BBC of Rising Sun
From Maryland: Fair Play BBC of Talbot County and the host Eclipse BBC of Elkton.
36 games all played by the rules of 1863 will be played over 2 days at the historic Schroeder Farm at 965 Pumping Station Road just minutes from the Peach Orchard and the Day 2 battlefields.
If you are interested in participating in 2017 please let us know as soon as possible as spots fill up rather quickly. See you in July!