Saturday, August 13, 2016
Brought to you by Deno's Wonder Wheel
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The Brooklyn Stickball Team, sponsored by Deno's Wonder Wheel Amusement Park, will challenge The Harlem Stickball Team to a best of 5 series for bragging rights on Saturday, August 13, 2016 in Coney Island, on West 12th Street between Surf Ave & the Boardwalk. It starts at 8 am and is expected to wrap up between 12-1:30 pm.
Carlos Diaz (president Stickball Hall of Fame), filmmaker Jay Cusato (director of award winning stickball documentary When Broomsticks Were King), Deno's Wonder Wheel Park and Chuck Reichenthal have put together the annual event to celebrate and help promote the game of stickball in Brooklyn.
The Brooklyn Stickball Challenge will be an annual stickball game when Brooklyn will challenge a different Borough or Stickball Team to a best of 5 game/series for stickball bragging rights.