DETROIT (WJBK) - The Detroit Police Athletic League serves more than 14,000 children each year. Through 11 different sports, PAL helps build character in kids. Now, PAL is ready to reveal their new home at the historic Tiger Stadium site at the corner of Michigan and Trumbull.
The organization has big plans for this site. Kids will be able to come and play baseball, but concerts will also be held here and the space will be available to rent.
You can come see PAL's new headquarters and athletic facilities at the Corner Ballpark during its grand opening events March 23 - 25.
All events take place at Detroit PAL's new headquarters at 1680 Michigan Avenue in Detroit.
On Friday, March 23 are private events with the first chance to see the ballpark. The dinner is sold out but tickets are still available for the afterglow here.
GRAND OPENING EVENTS Saturday, March 24:
Public Grand Opening of The Corner Ballpark
9:30 a.m. - PAL participant parade
10:00 a.m. - Ribbon-Cutting ceremony
12:00 p.m. - Detroit PAL Baseball
2:30 p.m. - MLK High School vs. Bloomfield High School
5:30 p.m. - Detroit Western High School vs. Saline High School
There will be family-friendly activities going on all day.
And lastly, on Sunday, March 25, Corktown businesses will showcase their specialties on the concourse. The field open to the public from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.