Take a step back in time and enjoy a spring day on the farm. Watch a live sheep shearing demonstration at 11:00am with shearer Leslie Sullivan. Cheer on your favorite teams of the Essex base Ball Association on their opening day.
- 10:00am | Lowell BBC vs. Newburyport Clamdiggers
- 1:30pm | Portsmouth Rockinghams vs. Lynn Live OaksGrass
- In partnership with the Essex Base Ball Association and Ipswich Ale Brewery.
- Snacks, baseballs, and cards are available for purchase.
- Grass field seating: bring blankets and lawn chairs, no reserved seating.
The four teams of the Essex Base Ball Association play using 1864 rules. At these fun,historically accurate games, players pitch underhand, a ball bounced once and caught is an out, and gloves are not allowed. Members free. Nonmembers $5 See Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm Facebook page for any day of game weather decisions.
- Grassfield seating
- Bring blankets and lawnchairs.
- No reserved seating; end time approximate.
- Please call 978-462-2634 for more information or to confirm status of the game.
- Game is weather permitting.