Labor Day Weekend: Park Will Be Closed

•August 30, 2016 • Leave a Comment

The ballpark will be closed for the Labor Day weekend, Saturday, September 3 – Monday, September 5, and will re-open Tuesday at 8:00 a.m.  Thank you.

Iron City Ink: More Nice Media Exposure

•August 30, 2016 • Leave a Comment

Please see link below for some outstanding media exposure for the ballpark:

http://ironcity.ink/happenings/rickwood-field-a-league-of-its-own816/

 

Rickwood Fundraiser: Rojo Restaurant

•July 21, 2016 • Leave a Comment

The Friends of Rickwood will host a fundraising event at Rojo, on Tuesday, July 26, 5:00 p.m.

Rojo will donate to the Friends of Rickwood 10% of all of their sales from 5:00 p.m. to closing.  In addition, Rickwood merchandise will be available for purchase, and donations will be accepted happily.

Rojo is located at 2921 Highland Avenue, Birmingham, 35205.

There is also a Facebook event that may be accessed by going to the Rickwood Field Facebook page.  Please share on your wall and invite your friends.

We look forward to seeing you on the 26th!

 

 

Rickwood Field Featured on “Special People & Places”

•July 21, 2016 • Leave a Comment

Rickwood Field enjoyed recently some outstanding media exposure on “Special People & Places with Margaret Lee.”

Please see link below:

www.specialpeopleandplaces.com

 

Monday, July 11th: Ballpark Closed

•July 11, 2016 • Leave a Comment

The ballpark will be closed on Monday, July 11th, and will re-open on Tuesday the 12th.

Arthur Schott’s Passing

•June 15, 2016 • Leave a Comment

The Friends of Rickwood and the baseball community are saddened by the recent passing of Arthur Schott, New Orleans’ legendary baseball historian.  Mr. Schott paved the way for those involved today in baseball history, and Southern Association history specifically.

Please see links below:

http://obits.nola.com/obituaries/nola/obituary.aspx?pid=180145382 

http://www.wwltv.com/news/local/baseball-historian-arthur-schott-dies-at-97/219188409

 

 

 

Chattanooga’s Engel Stadium

•June 15, 2016 • Leave a Comment

Chattanooga’s historic Engel Stadium is in the news this week:

http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/local/story/2016/jun/10/state-panel-approval-puts-utcs-771-milliengel/370356/