DYERSVILLE, IOWA— After 30 years since the premiere of one of the most popular sports movies of all time, the Field of Dreams Movie Site has announced a June 2019 event you won’t want to miss. With over 115,000 visitors annually, the little corner of fantasy and reality still holds a special place in the hearts of fans around the world.
Come celebrate on Saturday, June 15, 2019 for the 30th Anniversary Celebration of the Field of Dreams film and everything it embodies. Gates open at 10:30am and be sure to bring your lawn chairs and sunscreen for a day of fun!
There will be a part skills competition in which three contestants will compete for the chance to compete in the final round to win the Ultimate Iowa Experience. The Ultimate Iowa Experience includes four free tickets to a baseball game of your choosing for each of the five Minor League Baseball teams in Iowa, including a complimentary night’s stay at a local hotel for each game!
Get your chance to meet former Iowan sports stars that will be in attendance (see below) and have dinner with them in the VIP Tent catered by Trackside Bar & Grill from 5:00pm – 6:00pm.
According to the Field of Dreams Movie Site website, owner and Chief Preservationist of the Field of Dreams Movie Site, Denise Miarecki Stillman, lost a battle to a rare form of liver cancer November 7, 2018. To honor her dedication to the Field and celebrate her courageous spirit, the field will be unveiling a memorial plaque at 6:15pm that evening to forever be etched in Field of Dreams history and remain at the site for fans around the world to see as she overlooks her little piece of Heaven.
“Denise was an extraordinary woman who brought her unwavering experience, tenacity, energy and more to Field of Dreams Movie Site when she purchased the property from the Lansing family in 2012. ”
Be sure and save your seats for the softball game @ 7:00pm between the iconic Ghost Players and the Iowa Dream Team made up of the following Iowan celebrities:
- Adam Haluska
- Lane Danielsen
- Nick Collison
- Rick Coleman
- Tim Dwight
- Todd Blythe
- Todd Sears
- Tyler Lorensen
This magical day will end the way it should… with a showing of the movie in left field! You can get tickets here.
Visit the Field of Dreams Movie Site website here. https://fieldofdreamsmoviesite.com/30th-anniversary/