A Congress of Ballists

30th Anniversary Celebration

June 23rd, 24th, 25th, 2023

at the Historic Gold Bowl in Victor Colorado

1864 Base Ball Tournament played at 9,708 feet




in Association with the City of Victor, The Gold Camp Association,

& The Victor Cripple Creek American Legion Post 171


~Base Ball Matches with Clubs from accross the Nation~


~Cornshuckers BBC of Canton, Michigan~

~Westerns BBC of Topeka, Kansas~

~Arizona Territories Lost Dutchman BBC~

~Empire BBC of St. Louis, Missouri~


Friday June 23rd


Goodwill Matches Start at 4:00PM

*(open to all vintage clubs & ballists in attendance - a goodwill match will consist of numbering off into 2 clubs)*


Saturday June 24th

Base Ball Matches & other festivities to start at 9:30 AM


9:30 AM - Western BBC of Topeka Kansas vs. Victor Miners BBC of Colorado Terr.

11:00 AM - Arizona Territory Lost Dutchman BBC vs. Cornshuckers BBC of Canton Michigan

1:00 PM - Empire BBC of St. Louis Missouri vs. Denver Blue Stockings BBC of Coloroado Terr.

2:45 PM - Cornshuckers BBC of Canton Michigan vs. D&Rg Reds BBC of Colo. Springs Colorado Terr.

4:30 PM- Western BBC of Topeka Kansas  vs. Arizona Territory Lost Dutchman BBC

6:00 PM - Empire BBC of St. Louis Missouri vs. Rough & Ready BBC of Littleton Colorado Terr.


Sunday June 25th

Base Ball Matches & other festivities to start at 9:30 AM


9:30 AM - Empire BBC of St. Louis Missouri vs. Arizona Territory Lost Dutchman BBC

11:00 AM - Cornshuckers BBC of Canton Michigan vs. Western BBC of Topeka Kansas

12:30 AM - Star BBC of Colorado Territory vs. Cornshuckers BBC of Canton Michigan

2:00 PM - Goodwill Matches for those that Remain



~German Disturber to be featured during play~


~19th Century Living History~


~Food & Beverage provided by American Legion Post 171~


Vendor Booths & Entertainment by:


M & M Laser Creations

Laser engraved cutting boards, paddle boards, noodle boards, hot pot holders and tumblers. https://mandmlasercreations.square.site/


3 Peaks Photography & Design

Mike Pach, owner of 3 Peaks Photography & Design, is an internationally known, award-winning photographer, speaker, and author with more than 40 years of experience in photography. He is the founder of the Colorado Photography Learning Group and has been teaching photography and photoshop classes since 2007. Mike is the auther of Colorado Springs Then and Now. https://3peaksphoto.com/


Earthen Denver

End-grain butcher's blocks and other precious hand made woodworks from natural exotic woods located in Denver, Colorado. https://www.instagram.com/earthen_denver/


Pugs Artisan Creations

Living in the heart of South Park, Lou, Bob and Patty turn deadfall into beautiful works of art. https://pugsartisancreations.com/


Pro Players Association

Pro Players Association will present a SILENT AUCTION…

Check out our awesome collection of sports and entertainment memorabilia up for bid! Autographs and special presentations from Ricky Henderson to David Ortiz, from the “Duke” to the “Mick”, to the “Goose” to “Mr. Smile”! From the Rockies, Broncos, Nuggets and Avs, to teams around the leagues, we have your favorites! Seinfeld’s Soup Nazi to Taylor Swift, to Angela Lansbury to Johnny Depp! We have your entertainment idol!

Your purchase benefits community through a nonprofit charity, Pro Players Association. Pro Players Association (PPA) is comprised of current and former professional athletes, media and entertainment personalities, and associate members who work voluntarily on behalf of the community. Pro Players Association’s goal is to generate funding for worthwhile programs and charities which will benefit the community locally, nationally, and globally. Their mission, simply stated, "Dedication to Serving and Giving Back to the Community", is one proven many times since their incorporation in 2002. Visit our website for more information: www.proplayersassociation.org
(Saturday Only)

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