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Update: Holiday baseball and fireworks

Whether you are in New York Mills, Perham or both there will be plenty of baseball and fireworks to go around.

On July 3, New York Mills is hosting a day of baseball.

The 13-year-olds, originally scheduled to begin play at 10 a.m., will now start at noon. Babe Ruth follows, and the nightcap features the Millers versus the Midway Snurdbirds at 8 p.m.

All games will be played at Russ Jacobson field in Smith Park. Concessions will be available, along with a beer garden in the evening.

Prizes will also be given away and a fireworks display will be had after the game.

Single game tickets are $3. A $10 ticket is good for all the games.

If that's not enough baseball for you, the Perham Pirates will be hosting the Dent Wildcats the following evening, July 4, at 7:30 p.m., at Al Krueger Field.

Tickets are $3 for adults and $1 for students.

An expanded concession stand will be available offering brats, burgers and hot dogs from the grill.

After the game at approximately 10 p.m. fireworks will be on display.

There will be promotional giveaways throughout game, including Minnesota Twins trivia every inning. Every paid ticket of entry is eligible for free hot dogs drawings that will take place during the course of the game.

Free temporary tattoos available for the kids; along with free freeze pop giveaways.

Robert Williams

Sports Editor at the Detroit Lakes Tribune. Williams worked prior as the Sports Editor in Perham for the Focus, a Forum Communications newspaper, from 2010-14. 

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