Vintage Base Ball: Eagle Diamonds vs. Greenbush Dead Citys
Saturday, August 25, 2012 10 am–5 pm (game time is 1:30 pm)
Grab your spot on the Ward School Field hill to witness the Greenbush Dead Citys from Wade House challenge the home club in a 1:30 pm contest. These gloveless vintage base ball teams compete at the cozy school house diamond armed with 1860s rulebooks and a true love of the game. Admission to the museum gets you into the game for free. Enjoy base ball carload pricing — just $43 gains your entire carload admission (up to nine people).
- View a one-minute video about vintage base ball at Old World Wisconsin on YouTube.
Adults $16; children (5-17) $9 (children under 5 are free); students and senior citizens (65 and over) $14; family (two adults and two or more dependent children 5-17) $43. Car load pricing in effect during base ball events: $43 admits an entire car load (up to nine people). Fees include an all-day tram transportation pass.
Venue: Old World Wisconsin
Old World Wisconsin documents the settlement of 19th- and early 20th-century Wisconsin. It comprises an 1870s crossroads village and 10 ethnic farmsteads located on 576 acres of wooded hills in the Southern Unit of Kettle Moraine State Forest.
W372 S9727 Hwy 67
PO Box 69
Phone: For recorded information call 262-594-6300; during operating hours call 262-594-6301.