Don’t miss out on one of Palo Alto Little League’s most time honored and fun traditions.
Each year, the entire league gathers in uniform at Middlefield Ballpark to celebrate a new season of baseball, friends, and community. It is a terrific experience for kids of all ages to see and feel that they are a part of something big.
Opening Day 2019 – Saturday, March 16
8:30am Assembly, Procession at 9am
|Assembly Time: 8:30am|
Assembly location: Middlefield Ballpark and Mitchell Park Download the map.
|Procession Time: 9:00am
Procession and Ceremony Location: Middlefield Ballpark
Announcing our 2019 Guest Speaker!
Noah Lowry, former San Francisco Giants Pitcher
Other Opening Day Treats:
Food and drink to keep you warm and well-fed:
- Hot dogs, burgers, the world-famous Tri-Tip Sandwich and other food and drink options from the Middlefield Ballpark Snack Shack
- Coffee and meat pies from coffee cart
Bake sale to support local Cooperstown Teams
Support local ball players headed to the annual Cooperstown Tournament in the Summer. This fundraiser will support this once in a lifetime trip!
There will be no parking at Middlefield Ballpark for this event – please share a ride, walk or bike. Limited parking will be available in the Mitchell Park parking lot or in the Challenger School parking lot (3880 Middlefield Road at the corner of Charleston); leave ample time to park if you will be driving.
Opening Day Schedule:
|8:30||Teams assemble at Mitchell Park|
|9:00||Team procession into Middlefield Ballpark|
|9:20||Welcome: Kim Nguyen, PALL President|
|9:25||2018 Champions and MVP Award Ceremony|
|9:45||Ceremonial First Pitch: Challenger Team|