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Opening Day Parade: City of Poughkeepsie Youth Baseball/Softball League

When:  Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 9:00am
Parade Route:  Krieger Elementary School (S. Grand Ave) to Spratt Park Ball Fields (Wilbur Blvd)

The City of Poughkeepsie will celebrate the start of the 2018 Youth Baseball/Softball season with a parade on Saturday, April 14 at Krieger Elementary School on S. Grand Avenue.  The parade will step-off at 9:00am and will go to Spratt Park for the opening day ceremony.  “I love the excitement that opening day brings to the city each year,” said Mayor Rob Rolison.

This year there are 20 teams organized for the City of Poughkeepsie Baseball/Softball League with a total of 216 participants.  The season runs from April 14 through June 30 and all games are played at the Spratt Park Ball Fields. Currently there are 16 volunteers; however, more are needed.  To volunteer please contact Satara Brown at [email protected]