The Softball Little League World Series is a 31-game series with four teams from visiting countries and six teams representing U.S. regions. The four world teams are Europe/Africa, Canada, Latin America and Asia Pacific. The six U.S. teams include West, East, Southwest, Southeast, Central, and the host team, Oregon District 4.
Teams begin arriving Monday, August 7th and on the 8th teams will kick-off the games with an Opening Ceremony celebration. Game one Canada vs. East starts Wednesday, August 9th at 10am. The World Championship game is on Wednesday the 16th at 6:00pm and will be broadcast live on ESPN2. A special Challenger Game will be played on Saturday the 12th at 12:30pm. Kids with special needs will take the field and get to enjoy the full benefits of participating in a team sport and maximize their potential and abilities. Admission to the week-long event is free. For more information and complete series schedule go to http://www.llsws.org/.
Come cheer on your favorite team! This is a free event and open to the public. Alpenrose Dairy is located at 6149 Southwest Shattuck Road in Portland.