The City of Lisbon Parks and Rec, the City of Mount Vernon Parks and Rec, and the Mount Vernon-Lisbon Community Development Group (CDG) today announced the dates and times of the annual Community Day at the Ball Park. The event will take place Sunday, June 30, at 1 p.m., at the Veterans Memorial Stadium, 950 Rockford Rd SW, Cedar Rapids.
The event kicks off with an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour of the stadium at 12:30 p.m. There also will be face painting, a petting zoo, an appearance by Papa Balloon and other festivities on the field. The Kernels game will begin at 2:05 p.m. with food and beverages available throughout the game. Children under the age of 12 eat free. Following the game guests are welcome to run the bases and get autographs on the field.
Children that are currently participating in a Mount Vernon or Lisbon Parks and Rec League can receive free tickets to the event. Family members and others who wish to participate can get tickets for the discounted rate of $9. A registration form is available at www.visitmvl.com/kernels
Download the registration form here:
To reserve a spot for Community Day at the Ball Park, send the form with any checks made out to the Mount Vernon-Lisbon Community Development Group to the Mount Vernon Bank & Trust Company by Friday, June 28th.