Welcome to the Gettysburg National 19th Century Base Ball Festival

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.

The 9th Annual Festival will take place July 20 and 21, 2018 and will once again take place at the Schroeder Family Farm located at 965 Pumping Station Road, just minutes from the day 2 battlefields.  22 clubs from all over the country will be playing base ball the same way it was played in its infancy.  Starting with townball and the 1840s game all the way up to 1884 and many years in between.

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!

Learn more about the festival’s fields, local legend Eddie Plank, and much more.  Check out the video on the right by Brad Nau. You will love it!  Please do not hesitate to ask any questions!