VisitorsTickets, Travel & Accessibility

Tickets

As always, tickets are free. Howard J. Lamade Stadium, where the final rounds of the Little League World Series have been played every year since 1959, seats about 10,000. The hillside terraces just beyond the outfield fence, which offers excellent viewing, can accommodate up to 30,000 more fans.

Little League Volunteer Stadium, for early round games, seats about 5,000. The 2012 Series will again feature 16 teams from around the world.

Admission to all Little League Baseball World Series games is free.

  • Stadium tickets for the Championship Game, August 26, are distributed through a lottery drawing in April. You must have an advance ticket to get into the stadium for the Championship Game. A small number of tickets may become available that day and will be given out on a first-come, first-served basis
  • There is limited public seating in Lamade and Volunteer Stadiums for all games other than the Championship Game
  • Seating for those games is available on a first-come, first-served basis once the stadiums open for the respective game
  • Stadiums open 1-2 hours prior to game time
  • Seating tickets/passes are not available in advance but may be distributed upon entrance prior to the games by ushers / personnel to assist with crowd size.
  • No ticket is required for the famous "hill" or terraces overlooking the outfield fence, where seating is almost always available
  • The complex and security gates open daily at 9am (EST, time is subject to change)

For a map of the concourse/stadium layout click this button (Hi-Res 144kb PNG): Concourse/Stadium Map

Souvenir tickets for the terraces are available by writing to:

Attention: Souvenir Terrace Tickets
Little League International
539 US Route 15 Hwy.
PO Box 3485
Williamsport, PA 17701

Include with your request a stamped, self-addressed envelope. These souvenir tickets will be mailed in early August.

(*Again, please note these tickets are not required for seating on the terraces.)


Travel

Travel by Vehicle →

If you plan to drive to Williamsport: The Little League International Headquarters is located on U.S. Route 15 (18 miles north of Exit 30 on Interstate 80), a major north/south highway of central Pennsylvania, in South Williamsport. Follow the signs to the Little League Museum / Stadium Parking. Parking is free.

Using a GPS? ↓

To locate World Series parking areas using a GPS system enter this address:
570 East Central Avenue – South Williamsport, Pennsylvania

(*Note: May be listed in some GPS units as "Central Avenue East." )

Handicapped parking is available at this same location.

Once reaching your destination, continue to travel East Mountain Ave. Parking is located off of East Mountain Ave., in the South Williamsport Sports Complex, directly behind the Little League International complex.

From the parking areas, visitors to the Little League Baseball World Series will be required to walk to the stadiums, which includes an extended incline (from the South Williamsport Sports Complex) or downhill (from Route 15), and must pass through security checkpoints.

Travel by Air →

Because Williamsport, Pa., is a relatively small area, flights to and from the closest airport, Williamsport Regional Airport (IPT), are limited. US Airways is the only scheduled airline that serves this airport, with flights into/out of Williamsport only from/to Philadelphia on two-engine, propeller-driven aircraft.

Local Airports:

  • Montoursville, Pa. (IPT - 4 miles)

Airports with regular scheduled flights in close proximity:

  • State College, Pa. (SCE - 55 miles)
  • Elmira, N.Y. (ELM - 70 miles)
  • Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, Pa. (AVP - 70 miles)
  • Harrisburg, Pa. (MDT - 75 miles)

All of the airports include auto rental services for your conveniance.


Handicap Accessibility

Stadiums →

Each stadium is handicap accessible, with ramps and seating locations available for visitors in wheelchairs.

Stadium ushers ( wearing green shirts ), stationed at each entrance tunnel, are available to guide handicapped visitors to the handicap seating areas.

Shuttle Service →

For those World Series visitors requiring handicap access to the stadiums from the parking areas located at 570 East Central Avenue – South Williamsport, PA and at the Little League International Complex from U.S. Route 15 Highway, a shuttle service is available at designated points near the parking areas.

Benches marked with the "handicapped" symbol serve as the designated "pick-up" and "drop-off" points. These locations are to be used ONLY by those visitors who need assistance to the stadiums, or visitor parking areas located at the South Williamsport Sports Complex (East Mountain Ave.) and off U.S. Route 15 Hwy.

  • Visitors to the World Series with physical disabilities have access to a shuttle service at various identified locations throughout the complex.
  • Seating is on a first-come, first-serve basis.
  • Seating for other members accompanying a handicapped visitor is not guaranteed due to limited seating on the shuttle(s).
  • Limited seating may require a handicapped visitor to wait for the shuttle to return.

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