Baseball Vintage: Location: Fort Vancouver, Parade Grounds, across from Officers Row. Phone:360-816-6230 Organization: Fort Vancouver National Historic Site Bring a picnic and watch staff and volunteers recreate an historical "Base Ball" game, playing by the rules established in 1860. The 1st Oregon Volunteers will once again be playing the Vancouver Town Team on the Parade Grounds.
The Friends of Vintage Base Ball promotes living history by bringing the 19th century to life through base ball events that use the rules, equipment, costumes and culture of the 1860s–1880s. We provide cultural enrichment and education programs and activities to youth and adults that emphasize honor, team play, respectful conduct and community pride.