Thu, Aug 08|
Delta Hotels by Marriott Detroit Metro A
Detroit Stars Centennial Conference
The History of Black Baseball and the Negro Leagues in Michigan
Time & Location
Aug 08, 2019, 10:00 AM EDT – Aug 10, 2019, 11:00 PM EDT
Delta Hotels by Marriott Detroit Metro A, 31500 Wick Rd, Romulus, MI 48174, USA
About the Event
On the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Detroit Stars in 1919, the Friends of Historic Hamtramck Stadium and our partners are convening a conference covering the history of Black Baseball and the Negro Leagues in Michigan.
Primary topics include the NNL1 Detroit Stars, 1919-1931; the NEWL Detroit Wolves, 1932; the NNL2 Detroit Stars, 1933; the NAL Detroit Stars, 1937. Also covering the 1895-1898 Page Fence Giants and the 1954-1961 NAL Detroit/New Orleans Stars/Clowns.
Also other topics relating to the Negro Leagues and Black Baseball in general.
Early Registration ends on July 26, 2019. Students please use discount code: Discount$125.00
Please note that tickets sold at the door will be charged $175.00 Students use discount code: StudentDiscount$150.00
Registration Fee At the Door$175.00