Schedule Your Team’s Dates at the Nationals.

Space is extremely limited and will fill up fast. More than 100 teams were turned away last year and the demand is even greater in 2018. Register for your spot today!

Week 1 : June 29 - July 5, 2018

10U, 11U, 12U, 13U, 14U

Week 2 : July 6 - July 12, 2018

11U, 12U, 13U, 14U

Week 3 : July 20 - July 26, 2018

9U, 10U, 11U, 12U, 13U, 14U

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Features

  • AGE GROUPS – 9U THROUGH 14U.
  • EVERY TEAM MAKES SINGLE-ELIMINATION TOURNAMENT ROUND.
  • 6-10 GAMES PER TEAM.
  • OPENING CEREMONIES, PARADE OF TEAMS, FANZONE AND ENTERTAINMENT ON FRIDAY NIGHT.
  • 4 DAYS OF POOL PLAY BEGIN SATURDAY MORNING AND RUN THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.
  • WE ATTEMPT TO SCHEDULE EACH TEAM ONE DAY OFF DURING THE POOL PLAY PORTION OF THE TOURNAMENT TO SPEND A DAY AT KENTUCKY KINGDOM. ALL-ACCESS, WEEK LONG PASSES FOR PLAYERS & COACHES PROVIDED. DISCOUNTED WEEK LONG PASSES FOR FAMILY MEMBERS ARE AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE HERE AS WELL.
  • EACH TEAM’S PLAYERS AND COACHES WILL BE PROVIDED WITH COMPLIMENTARY TICKETS TO THE LOUISVILLE SLUGGER BAT MUSEUM AND FACTORY AND WILL BE ALLOTTED TIME AROUND THEIR GAME SCHEDULE TO SPEND AT THE FACTORY FOR AN UNFORGETTABLE TOUR!
  • ELIMINATION ROUND BEGINS WEDNESDAY AND WILL GO ALL THE WAY THROUGH TO THE QUARTER-FINAL GAMES
  • NATIONALS GLOW PARTY WEDNESDAY NIGHT FOR A GREAT CAUSE!
  • SEMI-FINALS ON CHAMPIONSHIP THURSDAY MORNING.
  • AWARDS CEREMONY, CONTEST WINNER ANNOUNCEMENTS, ALL-STAR SELECTIONS ON CHAMPIONSHIP THURSDAY.
  • ALL-STAR GAME FOR EACH AGE GROUP ON CHAMPIONSHIP THURSDAY
  • TEAM SHOWCASE FOR ALL TEAMS CHAMPIONSHIP THURSDAY.
  • OFFICIAL NATIONALS RINGS FOR ALL PLAYERS DISTRIBUTED ON CHAMPIONSHIP THURSDAY!
  • CHAMPIONSHIP GAMES THURSDAY AFTERNOON, FOLLOWED BY AWARDS CEREMONY.
  • TEAM PARITY – TEAMS WITH SIMILAR HISTORICAL SUCCESS AND CLASS MATCHED TOGETHER FOR COMPETITIVE GAMES FOR ALL. PLAY TEAMS SIMILAR TO YOUR SKILL LEVEL.
  • CHAMPION T-SHIRTS / HATS, TEAM AWARDS, INDIVIDUAL AWARDS FOR CHAMPIONS AND TEAM AND INDIVIDUAL AWARDS FOR RUNNER-UPS.
  • FREE ADMISSION AND FREE PARKING. NO GATE FEES, SAVING YOUR TEAM’S FANS HUNDREDS OF DOLLARS!
  • TOP-NOTCH CONCESSION STANDS CONVENIENTLY LOCATED AT THE CENTER OF EACH FIELD POD.
  • QUALITY UMPIRES ARE PROVIDED AT THE NATIONALS.
  • REASONABLE LODGING FOR ALL FAMILIES THROUGH THE NATIONALS HOTEL GROUP – SEE THE LODGING GUIDE FOR MORE DETAILS (All teams are required to book their accommodations through our housing service).
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Itinerary

FRIDAY

5:00PM – 7:00PM : Team Check-In. All teams must check-in between these hours.
7:30PM : Opening Ceremonies, parade of teams
10-15 Minutes immediately following opening ceremonies: Coaches meeting (mandatory).

SATURDAY

9:00AM : Pool play games begin, 1 or 2 games for most teams on Saturday.
Some teams will be scheduled for a day off to spend at Kentucky Kingdom, Louisville Slugger Bat Factory or other activities! Other teams will be scheduled just one pool play game so they may spend the other portion of their day at any of these same attractions or at the many other attractions in the surrounding areas – see the Family Guide for more information. These itineraries are repeated Saturday through Tuesday.

SUNDAY

9:00AM : Pool play games continue, 1 or 2 games for most teams on Sunday.
Some teams will be scheduled for a day off to spend at Kentucky Kingdom, Louisville Slugger Bat Factory or other activities! Other teams will be scheduled just one pool play game so they may spend the other portion of their day at any of these same attractions or at the many other attractions in the surrounding areas – see the Family Guide for more information. These itineraries are repeated Saturday through Tuesday.

MONDAY

9:00AM : Pool play games continue, 1 or 2 games for most teams on Sunday.
Some teams will be scheduled for a day off to spend at Kentucky Kingdom, Louisville Slugger Bat Factory or other activities! Other teams will be scheduled just one pool play game so they may spend the other portion of their day at any of these same attractions or at the many other attractions in the surrounding areas – see the Family Guide for more information. These itineraries are repeated Saturday through Tuesday.

TUESDAY

9:00AM : Pool play games continue, 1 or 2 games for most teams on Sunday.
Some teams will be scheduled for a day off to spend at Kentucky Kingdom, Louisville Slugger Bat Factory or other activities! Other teams will be scheduled just one pool play game so they may spend the other portion of their day at any of these same attractions or at the many other attractions in the surrounding areas – see the Family Guide for more information. These itineraries are repeated Saturday through Tuesday.

WEDNESDAY

10:00AM : Elimination round begins. Play continues through quarter-final games.
8:30PM – 10:30PM : NATIONALS GLOW PARTY!

CHAMPIONSHIP THURSDAY

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10:00AM : Nationals FINAL FOUR! Semi-final games in each age group.
1:00PM :
NATIONALS CHAMPIONSHIP GAMES.
4:00PM : AWARD CEREMONIES. Nationals All-Star selections announced, pin-trading world series contest winner announced, entertainment and other giveaway winners announced, team showcase award winner, and tournament coach/player rings given out.
6:00PM : TEAM SHOWCASE BEGINS FOR ALL TEAMS. Players participate in Catcher’s Pop Time, Velo Across the Diamond, Coaches Fungo, Around The Horn, 60 Yard Dash and King of Swat.

Each Player Will Receive:

  • COMPLIMENTARY, WEEK LONG PASS TO KENTUCKY KINGDOM THRILL PARK!
  • COMPLIMENTARY, WEEK LONG PASS TO HURRICANE BAY WATER PARK!
  • COMPLIMENTARY PASS TO LOUISVILLE SLUGGER MUSEUM & BAT FACTORY!
  • 6-10 GAMES ON AMAZING FIELDS AT ELIZABETHTOWN SPORTS PARK, WIDELY CONSIDERED THE BEST YOUTH BASEBALL COMPLEX IN THE COUNTRY!
  • OPPORTUNITY TO PLAY TEAMS FROM ALL OVER THE COUNTRY AND WORLD – TEAMS FROM 45 DIFFERENT STATES AND 7 COUNTRIES HAVE PLAYED IN THE NATIONALS!
  • WEDNESDAY NIGHT NATIONALS GLOW PARTY – FUN NIGHT WITH CASH GIVEAWAYS, GAMES AND MORE, ALL FOR A GREAT CAUSE!
  • PARTICIPATION AND OPPORTUNITY TO COMPETE IN TEAM SHOWCASE INCLUDING HOME RUN DERBY, AROUND THE HORN, 9 HOLE AND SPEED BURNER!
  • OPPORTUNITY TO BE SELECTED AND PLAY IN THE NATIONALS ALL-STAR GAME WHICH INCLUDES SPECIAL ALL-STAR JERSEY AND MEDAL!
  • OFFICIAL NATIONALS RINGS FOR EVERY PLAYER DISTRIBUTED ON CHAMPIONSHIP THURSDAY!
  • OPPORTUNITY TO WIN TICKETS FOR TWO, PLUS HOTEL ACCOMMODATIONS TO THE MLB WORLD SERIES BY PARTICIPATING IN THE NATIONALS PIN TRADING CONTEST!
  • AN INCREDIBLE BONDING OPPORTUNITY WITH TEAMMATES, FRIENDS AND FAMILY ENJOYING A WEEK LONG VACATION EXPERIENCE!

Each Coach Will Receive:

  • COMPLIMENTARY, ALL-ACCESS, WEEK LONG PASS TO KENTUCKY KINGDOM THRILL PARK!
  • COMPLIMENTARY, ALL-ACCESS, WEEK LONG PASS TO HURRICANE BAY WATER PARK!
  • COMPLIMENTARY PASS TO LOUISVILLE SLUGGER MUSEUM & BAT FACTORY!
  • 6-10 GAMES COACHING ON AMAZING FIELDS AT ELIZABETHTOWN SPORTS PARK, WIDELY CONSIDERED THE BEST YOUTH BASEBALL COMPLEX IN THE COUNTRY!
  • COACH FIELD PASS, A GREAT SOUVENIR AND ALLOWS ACCESS TO THE DUGOUT AND FIELD DURING GAMES!
  • WEDNESDAY NIGHT NATIONALS GLOW PARTY – FUN NIGHT WITH CASH GIVEAWAYS, GAMES AND MORE, ALL FOR A GREAT CAUSE!
  • OPPORTUNITY TO COACH IN THE NATIONALS ALL-STAR GAME!
  • THE MOST ORGANIZED, PROFESSIONALLY RUN EVENT YOU WILL EVER TAKE PART IN!
  • OPPORTUNITY TO WIN COACH APPRECIATION AWARD GIVEN TO THE COACH THAT EXEMPLIFIES THE CHARACTER AND EXAMPLE WE LOOK FOR IN A GREAT YOUTH BASEBALL COACH – A GREAT COACH’S GIFT WILL BE AWARDED!

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MORE THAN 100 TEAMS WERE TURNED AWAY IN 2017 FOR WAITING TOO LONG TO REGISTER – SECURE YOUR SPOT TODAY!

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