Professional Sports Teams
873 Long Drive, Aberdeen, MD, 410.297.9292
The Aberdeen Ironbirds are part of the New York Penn league and are one of the seven affiliates of the Baltimore Orioles. The Ironbirds play at Ripken Stadium in Aberdeen, Maryland. They offer a variety of seating packages along with a kids club.
Frank E. Mann Field, Alexandria
The Alexandria Aces are a collegiate summer baseball club that is part of the Cal Ripken League. They typically play games from June to August.
333 West Camden Street, Baltimore, MD, 888.848.2473
Oriole Park at Camden Yards is by far a beautiful stadium in the heart of Baltimore. Views are great from just about every seat in the house. Tickets range in price from $8 to $45 and every Tuesday all Upper Reserved, LF Upper Box & LF Upper Reserved are discounted. Check their schedule for promotions throughout the year.
Shirley Povich Field, 10600 Westlake Drive, Bethesda, MD, 301.983.1006
The Bethesda Big Train is a summer college baseball team that plays in the Cal Ripken, Sr. Collegiate Baseball League. It's great family fun, admission is only $7/adults and $3/children ages 6 to 12. Youth baseball and softball players in uniform and major league scouts are free.
4101 Crain Highway, Bowie, MD, 301.805.6000
The Bowie Baysox are the Class AA Affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles. Tickets range from $6 to $14 with children 2 and under getting in free. All fans over the age of 2 must have a ticket. Check their schedule for a list of games and promotions throughout the season.
2400 East Capitol Street, SE, Washington, DC
The DC United are the local Major League soccer team. The season runs from mid-February to mid-October.
21 Stadium Drive, Frederick, MD, 877.8.GO.5397
The Frederick Keys are the Class A Affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles and are in Frederick, Maryland. Individual game tickets range in price from $5 to $11. All fans over the age of 2 entering Harry Grove Stadium must have a ticket. Children 5 years of age and under are permitted free at every home game, while little leaguers are admitted free on Monday - Thursday nights. All free children must receive a complimentary ticket from the ticket office. This may be done in advance on the day of the game.
The Haymarket Senators are an NCAA-sanctioned baseball team. They compete in the Northern Division of the Valley Baseball League and play all home games at Battlefield High School.
7 County Complex Court, Woodbridge, VA, 703.590.2311
The Potomac Nationals are the Carolina League Affiliate of the Washington Nationals. A great way to introduce the kids to baseball, tickets range in price from $6 to $12.
Montgomery College Rockville Campus
The Rockville Express Baseball Team is run by Rockville Community Baseball, Inc., a non-profit 501(c)(3) volunteer organization, part of the eight team Cal Ripken Sr., Collegiate Wood Bat Summer League. The Express play a 42-game season plus playoffs from June through early August. Their home is Knight’s Baseball Field, Montgomery College Rockville Campus, Rt 355 & Mannakee Street.
Rockville Express players are recruited from colleges nation-wide and players live with volunteer host families during the summer season. A growing number of former players have been drafted by Major League Baseball and Joe Smith from our ’05 team is a pitcher for the Cleveland Indians.
The Express offers a fun, family-friendly environment, with plenty of green space for children to burn off energy during the game. Admission is $3, kids under 12 free! Food and Express souvenirs available. For information and 2009 summer schedule, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Montgomery Blair Baseball Stadium, Silver Spring
The Silver Spring-Takoma Thunderbolts are part of the Cal Ripken, Sr. Collegiete Baseball League. Admission for games are $5 for adults; under 18 is $2; 5 and under free. If youth come in their baseball or softball uniform, you get in free.
11765 St. Linus Drive, Waldorf
The Southern Maryland Blue Crabs are a AAA minor league team that plays in the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball, an independent professional minor league. You can view their full schedule of games online
Headquartered in Arlington
The National Hockey League's team for our area is the Washington Capitals. Individual tickets range in price from $10 to $90. View the Capital's promotion schedule or kids corner.
Practices are open to the public and free of charge at their training facility Kettler Capitals Iceplex. Check website
for practice schedule.
51 Mannakee Street, Rockville, MD, 301.279.5000
The professional basketball team the Washington Greenhawks of the American Basketball Association holds family friendly basketball games. The Washington Greenhawks play their home games at Montgomery College in Rockville. Tickets are only $10 for adults and $5 for kids. There are games for kids during breaks in the action.
The Washington Kastles tennis team play at Kastles Stadium at CityCenter DC during their 3-week summer season.
Verizon Center, Washington, DC
The Washington Mystics is the professional Women's National Basketball Association team in Washington DC. Purchase your 2008 season tickets now!
Tickets range in price from $7 to $45. View their schedule for information on promotions throughout the season.
FedEx Field, Washington, DC
The Washington Redskins represent the National Football League in DC.
DC's team is the Washington Wizards. Join the Wiz Kidz Club for only $30/year, see website
for more details. View the Wizards schedule and promotions online.