2023 Kansas City Royals Salute to the Negro Leagues + NLBM Weekend Events

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The Negro Leagues Baseball Museum invites you in celebration of Salute to the Negro Leagues Night at the K on Saturday, September 16th presented by U.S. Bank. All game-used jerseys, hats, batting helmets, and more will be auctioned off. All auction proceeds will directly benefit the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum.

Each ticket purchase using the link below only will include a donation back to the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum. All tickets start at $17 each. First 10,000 fans receive a Monarchs Jersey at the gates. To learn more about the 2023 Salute to the Negro Leagues game please visit the Kansas City Royals website here. All game day tickets benefiting the NLBM can be purchased here: https://fevogm.com/event/Negroleagues

Meet Negro League veterans, Ron Teasley, Pedro Sierra and Sam Allen at the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum at 10 am, 9/16/23. They’ll sign autographs for fans with paid admission to the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum. It’s part of our 2023 Kansas City Royals Salute to the Negro Leagues.

Sirdhar Pappu Book Discussion – 9/16/23 – 11 AM

NLBM President Bob Kendrick will take a fascinating look back at 1968 & “The Year of the Pitcher,” with author Sridhar Pappu (@SridharPappu) , 11 am, 9/16/23 at the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum. The discussion is FREE w/paid admission to the NLBM and is apart of our 2023 Kansas City Royals Salute to the Negro Leagues weekend. Information here

Luke Epplin Book Discussion – 9/16/23 – 12 PM 

In 1948, 4 men—Bill Veeck, Larry Doby, Satchel Paige & Bob Feller—made World Series history and changed the game in baseball! NLBM President Bob Kendrick will join Author Luke Epplin (@LukeEpplin) to discuss his book “Our Team” that that recounts that historic occasion, 12 pm, 9/16/23 at the NLBM. It’s FREE w/paid NLBM admission! Information here

Museum Closure & Holiday Hours

In recognition of the Juneteenth Holiday the NLBM offices will be closed and the Exhibit and Gift Shop will be open from 10:00AM – 3:00PM on Wednesday, June 19. Normal hours  will resume on Thursday, June 20th