Celebrate the Fall Classic in Cooperstown with the World Series Gala, Oct. 26, at Hall of Fame

Broadcast of Game 3 of World Series Screened in Museum’s Grandstand Theater

October 07, 2013

(COOPERSTOWN, NY) –The National Pastime’s marquee postseason event will come home to Cooperstown via the airwaves as the World Series Gala returns to the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum on Oct. 26.

The Museum’s Grandstand Theater will play host to one of the Hall of Fame’s most popular events on the last Saturday of October. The family-friendly event features refreshments, trivia, raffles, prizes and a live broadcast of Game 3 of the 109th World Series from the home of the National League champions.

Doors will open at 7:30 p.m., with Game 3 expected to begin at 8 p.m. ET.

A ticket is required for this event and costs $10 for adults and $5 for children under 12. Participants in the Hall of Fame’s Membership Program may reserve tickets now, and any remaining tickets will be available to the general public on Oct. 21 by calling the Membership department at 607-547-0397.

The World Series Gala is made possible by the generous support of Price Chopper supermarkets. 

Museum Members receive free admission to the Museum, as well as access to exclusive programs, such as the Voices of the Game Series. Additionally, members receive a subscription to the Hall of Fame's bi-monthly magazine, Memories and Dreams, the annual Hall of Fame Yearbook and a 10% discount and free shipping on retail purchases. For information on becoming a member, please visit www.baseballhall.org/join or call 607-547-0397. 

The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum is open seven days a week year round, with the exception of Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s Day. The Museum observes regular hours of 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. from Labor Day until Memorial Day Weekend. From Memorial Day Weekend through the day before Labor Day, the Museum observes summer hours of 9 a.m. until 9 p.m. Ticket prices are $19.50 for adults (13 and over), $12 for seniors (65 and over) and for those holding current memberships in the VFW, Disabled American Veterans, American Legion and AMVets organizations, and $7 for juniors (ages 7-12). Members are always admitted free of charge and there is no charge for children 6 years of age or younger.  For more information, visit our Web site at baseballhall.org or call 888-HALL-OF-FAME (888-425-5633) or 607-547-7200.