Bo Jackson Is Coming To Cedar Rapids
Bo WILL know Cedar Rapids.
That's right, next month Bo Jackson will be making a trip to "The City of Five Seasons!" The former NFL and MLB star will be a part of the Perfect Game Cares Charity Softball Game on Saturday, July 27th.
Perfect Game announced last week they are hosting their inaugural celebrity softball game with proceeds to benefit the Perfect Game Cares Underserved Youth Initiative. Jackson will be playing with other celebrities like Tom "Flash Gordon, Greg Vaughn, Todd Coffey, Ben Ford, Mike Boddicker, Ryan Sweeney, Bruce Kimm, Luis Gonzalez, Tim Dwight, Hall of Famer Trevor Hoffman and many more.
Tickets for the game are just $10 and available now by clicking on this link. Gates will open at 11 a.m. with the first pitch at noon. There will also be a free baseball camp from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m at the stadium. This camp will be open to the first 500 kids to register. You can register your child by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Perfect Game is the world's largest scouting organization in amateur baseball started right here in Cedar Rapids by Jerry Ford, 25 years ago.