Friday, July 8, 2016

Little League Baseball World Series coming soon to Williamsport

A LittleLeague.news animated photo
In a little over a month the Little League Baseball World Series will be once again coming to Williamsport, PA.

Kicking off the series this year:

Grand Slam Parade Information

Location: Downtown Williamsport
Date: Wednesday, August 17th
Time: 4:00 PM - 8:30 PM (Eastern Time)
Info: Parade steps off at 6:00 PM. Downtown Festival begins at 4:00 PM.
The Grand Slam Parade is an event to celebrate the start of the annual Little League Baseball World series here in our community.
Join us on Wednesday, August 17th as we welcome the 16 teams that have made it to the 70th Little League World Series. Participants include all 16 Little League teams, Guest Grand Marshall, national, regional and local marching bands, antique cars, fire trucks, military equipment and much more.
The Parade begins at the intersections of Susquehanna Street and West Fourth Street and moves up Fourth Street past City Hall, ending at Market Street. Over 100 units showing their stuff along the parade route, with bleachers along the way and plenty of sidewalk space to cheer.
For more information, visit the Lycoming County Visitors Bureau Website.