Richmond Little League opening parade set for Saturday

Richmond Little League Opening Day Parade set for Saturday
Richmond Little League Opening Day Parade set for Saturday.

It’s time to hear those two glorious words again, “Play ball!”

Richmond Little League Baseball & Girls Softball is set to hold its opening day parade ushering in the new season this Saturday, March 9.

The parade is set to start at 9 a.m. with youth teams marching from the parking lot at Nevin Avenue and 24th Street, south on 24th Street and then east on Macdonald Avenue to Nicholl Park, where opening ceremonies will take place.

The event will feature special guest Mack “Shooty” Babitt, a former Oakland A’s player and scout and an inspirational speaker behind Transforming Young People Every Day.

After opening ceremonies, games will run from 11 a.m. o 7:30 p.m. See the flyer below for more details.