The Brevard County Manatees will host the 2010 Florida State League All-Star Game and Celebration of Space Weekend 2010! To take place this weekend from June 11-12, the event is shaping up to be chock full of fun and festivities for sports fans of all ages!
The weekend begins tonight on Florida’s Space Coast at 7:00p.m. with an opening gala with players, coaches and special guests at Crowne Plaza Melbourne Oceanfront in Melbourne Beach, Florida.
On Saturday, June 12 players will start off early with an autograph crawl at the Brevard Zoo from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for an Autograph Crawl. For the event you can purchase a baseball then go around collecting autographs from more than 40 Florida League and Manatee baseball players!
Later on in the day those with a foodie yen can enjoy “Taste of the Space” outside Space Coast Stadium from 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. The hour long event will feature delicacies offered by local resturants.
After that catch the game. Gates open at 5 p.m. with a homerun derby taking place at 6:00p.m. followed by the first pitch at 7:35 p.m. For tickets for the All Star Game, visit www.manateesbaseball.com. For special hotel rates on the Space Coast visit www.space-coast.com/SpecialOffers.