Conference Information

  • Two days of presentations on Thursday and Friday, August 8-9, covering the history of the Detroit Stars, the Page Fence Giants, Black Baseball in Michigan, Hamtramck Stadium, and other Negro League topics.

  • Includes reception with light food on Thursday evening at hotel (cash bar)

  • Includes pizza party and screening of landmark Negro Leagues documentaries on Friday evening at hotel (cash bar)

  • Includes a ticket for Saturday, August 10, annual Detroit Tigers Negro Leagues Tribute game vs. Kansas City Royals/Monarchs

  • Includes a bus tour on Saturday, with stops at:

    • Hamtramck Stadium

    • Former Mack Park Site

    • Ossian Sweet House National Historic Site

    • Former Tiger Stadium site

    • Motown Museum (admission included)

    • Detroit Historical Museum (free admission)

    • Comerica Park and The District Detroit.

Early Bird

Early Bird Registration Fee is $125.00

Student Rate is $100.00

Standard Registration Fee

Registration Fee is $150.00 after July 26
Student Rate is $125.00

On-Site Registration Fee

Registration Fee at the door is $175.00
Student Rate is: $150.00

Please note that registrations are processed by the Piast Institute, FHHS partner and fiduciary.

Conference Hotel Information

Delta Hotel Detroit Metro Airport

Marriott property

31500 Wick Road, Romulus, MI

  • Free Parking

  • Free Hotel Shuttle to/from DTW Airport

​Room Rates for Convention Guests (available thru July 26):

  • $99 - King Bed Rate

  • $109 - Double Queen Beds Rate

  • $112 - King Bed Rate w/Continental Breakfast for Two

  • $122 - Double Queen Beds Rate w/Continental Breakfast for Two

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