The Shriners Hospitals for Children College Classic, returns to Minute Maid Park in March 2017. This event is regarded as one of the top collegiate baseball tournaments in the nation, as it continues to draw fans, top ranked programs and scouts from every Major League organization each year.
Since 2001, this prestigious event has hosted 29 different NCAA Division-I baseball programs. The 2017 Shriners Hospitals for Children College Classic will feature Ole Miss, Baylor, Texas Tech, Texas A&M, TCU and LSU.
Join us on the field after the Astros vs. Angels game for Picnic In The Park! Enjoy a barbecue picnic buffet, children's activities, one-hour autograph session with the 2017 Astros team and photos with Orbit! Each participant will receive a free picnic gift.
Get your running/walking shoes out and join us for the Badges & Bases 10k/5K and Kids Fun Run, benefitting the Astros Foundation and the Houston Police Foundation. The race finishes on the field at Minute Maid Park.