Hall of Fame Classic Weekend
Family Entertainment Highlights Memorial Day Weekend in Cooperstown
What: The sixth annual Hall of Fame Classic will begin at 2:05 p.m. on Saturday, May 24 at Doubleday Field. The legends game features Hall of Famers and recently retired stars. A hitting contest will be held at 1 p.m. at Doubleday Field (Hall of Fame Classic ticket required for entry), and the Cooperstown Game Day Parade will be held at noon on Main Street (open to the public).
Who: Hall of Famers Roberto Alomar, Andre Dawson, Rollie Fingers, Eddie Murray, Phil Niekroand Ozzie Smith will serve as managers/coaches for the Classic. Former big leaguers slated to participate include Vinny Castilla, Brady Clark, Jeff Conine, Adam Everett, David Eckstein, Steve Garvey, Alex Gonzalez, Luis Gonzalez, Scott Hatteberg, Livan Hernandez, Todd Hollandsworth, Todd Jones, Mark Kotsay, Brad Lidge, Hideki Matsui, Carl Pavano, Kerry Robinson, Ivan Rodriguez, Aaron Rowand, Kirk Rueter, Reggie Sanders, Mike Sweeney, Jim Thome, Dan Wheeler and Jack Wilson.
Tickets: $12.50 for first and third base seats and $11 for general admission outfield seats.
Two ticket packages for the Hall of Fame Classic and Night at the Museum are now available, but limited in quantity:
- Classic Connection will feature Hall of Fame Classic ticket and a one-day Museum admission pass for just $12.50, a savings of $19.50 off the regular rate.
- Legendary Twinbill features a Hall of Fame Classic ticket, a one-day Museum admission pass and a ticket to A Night at the Museum for $50.
Ticket packages and individual Game tickets are available on the web or by calling at 1-877-726-9028.
Night at the Museum is a two-hour exclusive opportunity to meet and greet former big leaguers and one hour (7 p.m. - 8 p.m.) with Hall of Fame members (remember to bring your cameras; this is not an autograph session).