Baseball National Championships

National Championship Host Manual  |  Host Requirements  |  Site Survey & Bid Form


Event Name:

NAIA Baseball National Championship

   

Seeking Site For:

2017 & 2018

   

Bid Deadline:

December 1, 2015

   

Rights Fee:

Negotiable
   

Time of Year:

Championship Series begins on the Friday prior to Memorial Day

   

Days of the Week:

Friday - Friday 

   

Number of Teams:

10-Team, Double Elimination Format at final site

   

Estimated Number
of Participants & Fans:

300 Participants
20,000+ fans (at final site)

   

Facility Requirements:

Baseball Stadium with Major League Baseball Field Specifications.  Seating capacity of 3,000.  Lighted Field, locker room facilities and press box facilities. 

   

Hotel Requirements:

Centralized property capable of accommodating several meetings and a banquet for a minimum of 500 people.

   

Average Length of Stay:

5-6 nights

   

Room Block Needed:

150 

   

Room Rate:

The price range is $70 - $90, no matter room occupancy

   

Hotel Pre-Registration:

Participants will be responsible for making reservations and paying for rooms directly with the hotel.  Current host pays for team rooms (10 per team) beginning night prior to start of tournament and ending day after elimination of tournament.  

   

Contact:

Jason Ford, Baseball Sport Manager
816-595-8112
jford@naia.org


Event History:

2000-16: Harris Field, Lewiston, ID, Lewis Clark State ID, Hotel - Red Lion Inn
1999: Roger Dean Stadium, Jupiter, FL,  Palm Beach County FL, Hotel - Doubletree
1998: Driller's Stadium, Tulsa, OK, Tulsa Sports Commission, Hotel - Adam's Mark
1997: Lewis & Clark Field, Sioux City, IA, City of Sioux City, IA, Hotel - Riverboat Inn