You won’t need the luck of the Irish to enjoy the new and improved annual Leprechaun 5K Fun Run/Walk! Join us on Saturday, March 17 at Rookies Restaurant & Saloon. After your run, celebrate St. Patrick’s Day during Happy Hour at Rookies. All ages welcome…Rookies will offer food and drink specials for the entire family. Each racer will receive a commemorative t-shirt, medals for top finishers, prizes for best Irish costume, and a complimentary beverage (must present photo ID). DATE: 3/17/18; REGISTRATION: Begins at 2pm (Race at 3pm); LOCATION: Rookies (1323 Monroe St. in Strasburg); PRE-REGISTRATION FEE (includes shirt): $25 per participant / $15 for Student 5K or Kids 2K; REGISTER BY: 3/1/18; Race Day Registration Available (shirt not included). Sponsored by Rookies Restaurant & Saloon; Benefits the Friends of SMPRD


Annual Easter EGG Hunt (separate age groups), fun Easter craft, Sack Races, and Bounce House. There will also be a special visit from the Easter Bunny! DATE: Saturday, March 24; TIME: 10am (don’t be late!);  LOCATION: Lyons Park in Strasburg; AGES: 10 & under; FEE: Free


Heigh-ho, Heigh-ho, it’s off to an enchanted celebration we go! Our guest of honor is Snow White this year. Princesses will enjoy dainty tea sandwiches, fancy desserts, lemonade, sparkly face painting, and a princess-themed craft. Please come dressed in your favorite princess costume. DATE: Saturday, April 21; LOCATION: Legion Hall; AGE(S): Preschool & Up; TIME: 11am-1pm; FEE: $20 per child; DEADLINE: 4/13/18 (limited spots available)


Aquafina Major League Baseball Pitch, Hit & Run is an exciting skills competition that provides boys and girls the chance to advance through four levels of competition, including Team Championship events at all 30 Major League ballparks. DATE: Sunday, April 22; TIME: 1pm (check-in at Noon); AGES: 7- 14; LOCATION: Strasburg South Softball Field; FEE: Free


Opening Day for youth baseball and softball will take place at the South Softball Field in Strasburg on SATURDAY, MAY 12 at 10am. Friends and family are encouraged to come and watch the ceremony and parade and the Opening Day games. Join us as we celebrate the kick-off of the summer ball season!


NEW THIS YEAR! The annual Vintage Baseball Game has been moved to Opening Day! The Colorado Vintage Baseball Association plays by a set of rules established in 1864 – no gloves and no helmets! The vintage team will play against our very own local youth coaches following the Opening Day parade.