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Men's College World Series

2019 DI COLLEGE WORLD SERIES®

TD AMERITRADE PARK OMAHA | JUNE 15 - 25/26

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Opening Celebration Day

WHEN: Friday, June 14
WHERE: TD Ameritrade Park Omaha
COST: FREE and open to the public

If Omaha is the mecca of college baseball, Opening Celebration Day is the mecca of all free fan festivities. Friday, June 14 TD Ameritrade Park Omaha opens it's gates to the community, fans and baseball lovers to enjoy three amazing events all for FREE. First- team practices and team autographs lead off the day. For all fans who come in and watch team practices, you'll be able to register for a FREE General Admission ticket good to redeem during games 5 - 12. Second- the CWS Fan Fest presented by Capital One is open all day. Come down and try your hand at one of many interactive games, get an autograph or two from special celebrities and enjoy many new food and beverage options. Third- Opening Ceremonies caps off an amazing day with a FREE performance by country sensation Eli Young Band and fireworks! 

So before the heat starts tearing from the hill. Before the first snap of the catcher’s glove, crack of the bat, bang-bang play at the bag. Before your residency becomes those great seats you settle back into every June. Before the sweet Omaha sunshine kisses that good old Kentucky bluegrass. It all begins with a daylong celebration of the student-athletes and the top eight teams in the nation. Fans, don’t get yourself in a pickle, come down early and stay all day.

2019 OPENING CELEBRATION DAY SCHEDULE
9:10 - 10 a.m. Texas Tech Open Team Practice - TDAPO Field
10:10 - 11 a.m. Michigan Open Team Practice - TDAPO Field
10:30 - 11:15 a.m. Texas Tech Team Autograph Session presented by AT&T - Third Base Concourse
11 a.m. - 9 p.m. CWS Fan Fest presented by Capital One open - Lot C and Mike Fahey Street
11:10 a.m. - Noon Arkansas Open Team Practice - TDAPO Field
11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Michigan Team Autograph Session presented by AT&T - FIrst Base Concourse
12:10 - 1 p.m. Florida State Open Team Practice - TDAPO Field
12:30 - 1:15 p.m. Arkansas Team Autograph Session presented by AT&T - Third Base Concourse
1:10 - 2 p.m. Vanderbilt Open Team Practice - TDAPO Field
1:30 - 2:15 p.m. Florida State Autograph Session presented by AT&T - First Base Concourse
2:10 - 3 p.m. Louisville Open Team Practice - TDAPO Field
2:30 - 3:15 p.m. Vanderbilt Team Autograph Session presented by AT&T - Third Base Concourse
3:10 - 4 p.m. Mississippi State Open Team Practice - TDAPO Field
3:30 - 4:15 p.m. Louisville Team Autograph Session presented by AT&T - First Base Concourse
4:10 - 5 p.m. Auburn Open Team Practice - TDAPO Field
4:15 - 5:30 p.m. Wade Boggs Appearance at the AT&T Tent in CWS Fan Fest
4:30 - 5:15 p.m. Mississippi State Autograph Session presented by AT&T - Third Base Concourse
5:30 - 6:15 p.m. Auburn Team Autograph Session presented by AT&T - First Base Concourse
6:45 - 7:45 p.m. David Eckstein Autograph Session at the Coca-Cola Tent in CWS Fan Fest
8:30 p.m. Parade of teams marching east from Creighton University on Mike Fahey Street to the stadium
8:45 - 10 p.m.

Opening Ceremonies featuring: 
Performance by Eli Young Band, Olympic style team introductions, U.S. Air Force Wings of Blue Parachute Team,  and fireworks finale. 

   

*All times local and subject to change.

Division I
College World Series
June 15-26, 2019
TD Ameritrade Park | Omaha, NE

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