2017 Events | American Legion World Series Baseball - Shelby NC

2017 Events

Tentative 2017 Events

July 31, 2017
Volunteer Appreciation Night @ LeGrand Center, 5:00-7:00 p.m.

August 5
5th Annual 7th Inning Stretch Festival – Uptown Shelby
5k run/walk, 8:00 am
Little Miss ALWS Pageant, 2:30 pm

Festival 3:00-10:00 pm with kids’ activities, cornhole, drumline showcase, dunking booth, mascots and FREE concerts all day.
Charlie Daniels Band – FREE concert.
8:30 pm
Bring a chair or blanket and have a good time! (Streets blocked)

August 6
Regional Champions determined!

August 8
Teams arrive in Shelby.

National Commander’s Reception @ LeGrand Center, 6:00 p.m. 
By invitation – for National Officials & Sponsors.  North Carolina Army National Guard equipment on display.  Special presentations at reception. Kellie Pickler – Entertainer

August 9

Welcome to Shelby – UpTown Shelby

August 10 – Games begin
Senior Citizens Day!  Seniors receive Free Admission. 

August 11 – Games continue
Salute to Academic Achievement Day – Students who participated in special summer academic courses receive a tournament pass courtesy of a sponsor.

August 12 – Games continue
USAA Military Appreciation Day – Veterans and Military Personnel receive free admission

Yoga in the Outfield, 9:00 am

First 600 veterans and active military personnel receive free caps & free commemorative coins & awards

  • American Legion Riders
  • Veterans March – Recognition of Medal of Honor Recipient 

August 13 –  Games continue
Salute to Law Enforcement Day! – ALL Law Enforcement admitted FREE

August 14
Games continue (Semifinals)
Youth Athletic Day! Youth wearing their jersey will receive FREE admission. 

Games 13 and 14

4 pm, Winner “Stars” vs “Runner-up Stripes”

7:30 pm, Winner “Stripes” vs Runner-up “Stars”

August 15


Winner Game 13 vs Winner Game 14

Games 1 – 6 viewed espn3

Saturday, Sunday Games and Mondays Semifinals

& Championship Tuesday LIVE ON! 

Events and times subject to change by National Office.