2018 Events | American Legion World Series Baseball - Shelby NC

2018 Events


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

August 11
5th Annual 7th Inning Stretch Festival – Uptown Shelby
5k run/walk, 8:00 am
Little Miss ALWS Pageant, 10:00 am in the Don Gibson Theatre
Festival, 3:00-10:00 pm

Look for K-9 demonstrations by Shelby Police Department and Cleveland County Sheriff’s Department, kids’ activities, cornhole, obstacle course, sports moonwalk, wrecking ball, USAA mascot Freedom and more!

Randy Owen from Alabama 8:30 pm
Bring a chair or blanket and have a good time! (Streets blocked)

August 12
Regional Champions determined!

August 14
Teams arrive in Shelby.

August 15
Host City Welcome 
Uptown Shelby  5:15 p.m.
*Come meet and greet all eight regional teams
*Cornhole Tournament among all eight regional teams
*Medallion presentation to players by Mayor Anthony and City Council

Summer Brooke and the Mountain Faith Band take the stage at 5:30 p.m.

PARMALEE 8:00 p.m.


August 16 – Games begin
Senior Citizens Day!  Seniors receive Free Admission.
Canned goods and other  nonperishable food items will be
collected for the Leona Neal Senior Center food pantry. 

August 17 – Games continue
Salute to Academic Achievement Day – Students who participated in special summer academic courses receive a tournament pass courtesy of a sponsor.

August 18 – Games continue

Yoga in the Outfield, 9:00 am

USAA Military Appreciation Day – Veterans and Military Personnel receive free admission. Mementos presented to attending military personnel; recognition of Medal of Honor recipient and women veteran’s and veterans march.

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

August 19 –  Games continue
10:30 a.m. non-denominational church service at Keeter Stadium

Salute to medical personnel; members of the 
medical community admitted FREE. 

August 20
Games continue (Semifinals)
Youth Athletic Day! Youth wearing their team jerseys will receive FREE admission. 

Games 13 and 14

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

8:00 pm, Winner “Stripes” vs Runner-up “Stars”

August 21

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.


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