The Vintage Base Ball Weekend is an event to celebrate with our community. Join the Brick Store Museum for a weekend of festivities, culminating in a vintage baseball game double-header (1865 and 1886 rules!) featuring the Dirigo Base Ball Club vs. the Boston Beaneaters on the Kennebunk High School Field on Sunday, May 28th!
What’s best? Each event only costs participants $5.00, and children under 16 get in to the game for free!
Check out the schedule:
Friday, May 26:
$5 Pasta Dinner at Duffy’s Tavern
Join in a meal with other baseball-lovers and hear about Dirigo Base Ball Club and the rules you’ll expect to see at Sunday’s game – from one of the players! “Shoeless Jake” Newcomb will join us!
$5 Baseball + Beer @ the Museum
Grab a complimentary bottle of beer, explore the Brick Store Museum’s baseball collection, and hear a little more about baseball history and learn the rules for tomorrow’s games!
Sunday, May 28:
$5 Vintage Base Ball Game
It’s here! The first game starts at 11:00am, featuring 1860s rules of baseball. The next game starts at about 1:00pm, where 1880s rules will be played. The whole event lasts about 3-4 hours. Bring your lawn chairs or a blanket and pick your spot on the KHS field. Food will be available for purchase.
* NO coolers or alcoholic beverages of any kind are allowed on the KHS property
*Tickets are non-refundable. If you are unable to use them, please consider gifting them to a friend, or your unused purchase can be taken as a donation to the Museum (tax deductible).
Many thanks to our generous sponsors: