Ever since it hosted its first regular season baseball game in 2007, PeoplesBank Park in York, Pennsylvania, has been one of the best ballparks in baseball.
It will get another chance to shine from May 17-21 as the York County Convention & Visitors Bureau’s Sport York program and the York Revolution are bringing the 2018 NCAA Division III Baseball Mid-Atlantic Regional to PeoplesBank Park.
It will mark the third time the NCAA Division III postseason baseball will be held at the stadium — the first event was in 2015 and again in 2017. For the event, more than 600 participants, coaches, officials and spectators will stay in York County, generating more than $537,000 in economic benefits.
The teams to play include:
- Virginia Wesleyan
“York County’s sports visitors have the highest spending of any visitor type and generate the greatest economic return on investment for our community. In the competitive sports tourism industry, this is another huge win for York County,” said Anne Druck, president of the York County Convention & Visitors Bureau. “With exceptional facilities such as PeoplesBank Park, a growing hotel market and big-city amenities at a small-town value, York County continues to prove itself as a perfect location for sporting events of all kinds.”
The YCCVB supports the position that York County is a premier sports destination on the East Coast because of its ideal central location and impressive facilities. Bringing together a team of successful marketing experts at the YCCVB with York County’s top-of-the-line facilities is putting York County on the map as the go-to place for tourism and sports. To learn more about Sport York, visit www.yorkpa.org/sports.
About the York County Convention & Visitors Bureau:
The York County Convention & Visitors Bureau’s mission is to maximize tourism expenditures and their economic impact in York County, PA, through comprehensive tourism sales and marketing programs. The York County CVB’s Vision is for a York County where tourism is recognized for the value of its economic impact and its role in raising the profile of York County as a sought-after destination. For more information on the York County Convention & Visitors Bureau, call 1-888-858-9675 or visit www.yorkpa.org.