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Opening Day Events

Monday, July 24, 2017
 

Map of Opening Day Click here for a map of opening day events plus restaurants nearby.
 

 

Coaches-Check-In

Coaches Check-In (Mandatory)

Location: Crown Point Sportsplex, 1313 E. North Street, Crown Point, Ind. (Championship field entry - located at the south end of complex) 
Find it on Google Maps.
Time: 11AM-1PM
Parking: Crown Point Sportsplex
Note: Players do not need to check in. If you cannot make the CHECK IN you will need to have a representative check in for your team.  Please make sure this is a responsible person as any last minute important items may be covered at this time.
 

Team-Challenges

Team Contests / Skills Competition

Location: Crown Point Sportsplex, 1313 E. North Street, Crown Point, Ind. 
Fields: 4-5-7-8
Find it on Google Maps.
Time: 11AM-3PM
Parking: Crown Point Sportsplex
Teams will complete a series of contests for prizes. Contest registration will take place at the fields. Winners will be announced in the evening at the opening ceremonies.
 

Coaches

Coaches Meeting (Mandatory)

Location: Crown Point Sportsplex, 1313 E. North Street, Crown Point, Ind. (Championship field bleachers)
Time: 1:30PM-2:30PM 
Parking: Crown Point Sportsplex
Please limit to two representatives per team. If you cannot make this meeting you will need to have a team representative attend. Please make sure this is a responsible person as any last minute important items will be covered at this meeting.
 

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Find Area Information

Time: Throughout Opening Day
Stop by the South Shore Tour Mobile to find out the details of the parade/opening ceremonies plus get information on restaurants, attractions and other fun things to do.
 

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Parade/Opening Ceremonies

Staging (5:30PM-6PM): St. Mary's School/Church Lot, 405 E. Joliet Street, Crown Point, Ind.
Parade Start Time: 6PM
Parking: Parking within walking distance is available at Jerry Ross Park, Colonel Wheeler Middle School, municipal parking lots off of the square and nearby neighborhood streets.
Parade Route: The parade will start at St. Mary's School and will head west on E. Walnut Street. It will then head north to S. Main Street. The parade will conclude at the intersection of Main and Clark Streets. The parade will conclude with the singing of the national anthem, welcome greetings from Mayor Uran and South Shore CVA's Speros Batistatos, skills announcements and then the block party will begin!
Theme: There is no set theme for the parade this year as we do not want to limit your creativity. Feel free to use your imagination! Teams are allowed to carry banners or signs for their team.
 

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Block Party

Location: Downtown Crown Point, Courthouse Square
Time: 6PM-8:30PM 
Parking: Parking is available at Jerry Ross Park, Colonel Wheeler Middle School, municipal parking lots off of the square and nearby neighborhood streets. The South Shore CVA staff will assist with parking and directions to activities.
Activities: Pin trading, inflatables, green screen photos, Jenga, DJ, karaoke, food vendors, bags and NSA merchandise for sale