CY YOUNG AWARD WINNER LUNCHEON:
We are excited to announce Randy Jones will be our guest of honor at the 2019 Cy Young Days Festival. Jones, nicknamed "Junkman", is a left-handed, National League pitcher for the San Diego Padres and New York Mets. Jones won the Cy Young Award in 1976 with the Padres. The luncheon is held at the Labors Local Hall 134 at 150 North River Street, the corner of River and Main Street in Newcomerstown, Ohio on Saturday June 22, 2019 The laborers Local 134 will sponsor this event. Doors open at 11:30a.m. and lunch is at 12:30p.m. Tickets are $25 for Adults and $15 for kids under 12. Reservations can be made by calling 740-498-4545 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Jones will have a full schedule Saturday, not only as the guest speaker at the luncheon, he will also be making an appearance at the Cy Young Run in the morning and Cy Young's grave site following the run. He will serve as our Grand Parade Marshal that evening starting at 6p.m. and around 7p.m. at the Olde Main Street Museum for autograph signing after the parade, free and open to the public. Schedule is subject to change. Please keep up to date on website and facebook.
First bat auction was a huge success. Thanks to all who participated. If you didn't get yours this year you'll have to try next year.
5 full size Genuine Louisville Sluggers wood bats were auctioned off at this years Luncheon Saturday June 22, 2019. Each bat was numbered 1 thru 5 and engraved with festival name, date, Home of Cy Young and signed by the 2019 guest of honor Randy Jones. These bats are made in the USA and are truly a unique collectible and make a great wall hanger in any collection.