MLB - Junior Home Run Derby

MLB - Junior Home Run Derby

Iredell County Parks & Recreation Department will host a free Major League Baseball (MLB) Junior Home Run Derby for area youth.

Date: Saturday, June 26, 2021
Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Jennings Park - Fields 1 & 2
141 Deitz Road
Statesville, NC 28625
Event Cost: Free
Who Can Participate: Boys & Girls ages:
12 & Under = Born on or after July 18, 2008
14 & Under = Born between July 18, 2006 - July 17, 2008
Registration Link:

Major League Baseball® Jr. Home Run Derby™ powered by @MLBdevelops is a fun and exciting youth competition for talented youngsters to showcase their hitting abilities, with the opportunity of competing at the Finals during the World Series™.

Boys and girls are divided into two age divisions: 12U and 14U, and will have the chance to advance through three levels of competition. The Local Champions from both age divisions will advance to the Regional Level, and Regional Champions will advance to the Finals, which will take place during the 2021 World Series™.

All participants should register online at by Friday, June 25, 2021 and plan to bring age verification (copy/picture of birth certificate or similar) to the competition. For questions concerning the competition, please contact Daniel Taylor at or (704) 878-3104.