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August 11, 2013

Yankees Family Days set

New York Yankees’ supporters can experience the history of the Bronx Bombers at the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in August during a pair of days emblazoned with pinstripes.

The museum will host Yankees Family Day on two Saturdays – Aug. 10 and 24 – in August in celebration of the heroes, legends and moments throughout the  history of the New York Yankees. The museum will feature guided exhibit tours, artifact spotlights, trivia contests, themed craft stations and other opportunities throughout both days.

The museum will provide registrants for the Sunday, Aug. 11 BASE Race with complimentary admission on Saturday, Aug. 10 as part of the Yankees Family Day celebration. The museum, along with Cooperstown’s Clark Sports Center, will present the second annual BASE Race, which promotes healthy lifestyle choices for individuals of all ages and debuted to rave reviews in 2012. The BASE Race includes a family-style 5k and a competitive 10k, with both races starting and ending at Cooperstown’s Clark Sports Center. Race times are 8 a.m. for the 10k and 8:15 a.m. for the 5k. Registration is available online at 

The  Yankees Family Day programming is included with museum admission. For more information on Yankees Family Day, please visit

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