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Aug 03

Mayor Price’s 2nd Annual Play Ball Event

Posted on August 3, 2016 at 8:13 AM by Communications Department

On Wednesday, August 10, join the City of Newport News Play Ball_SCand the Boys & Girls Clubs of the Virginia Peninsula as they present Mayor McKinley Price, DDS, and his 2nd Annual Play Ball at Towne Bank Athletic Park, 741 Adams Drive in Newport News.

From 5:00 to 8:00 PM., Families are invited to enjoy an evening of free baseball-themed fun, including baseball drills and contests, face painting and games, an inflatable obstacle course and slide, and free hotdogs and chips. The event is part of Major League Baseball and the United States Conference of Mayors new Play Ball Summer initiative to inspire everyone to play ball.

These activities create a renewed sense of enthusiasm for the game and serve as an opportunity to strengthen family and community bonds.