KEYC - LEEP Legends Softball Fundraiser

LEEP Legends Softball Fundraiser

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LEEP Legends: The Dugout Duel will be held at Franklin Rogers Park on Wednesday July 15, 2015.

The event is a celebrity softball fundraiser, involving over 20 of the area's well known community members. Celebrities have been chosen by the event committee based on their passion for sports and recreation, as well as their contributions to the Mankato area in business, nonprofit work, and volunteering.

Leisure Education for Exceptional People (LEEP) is holding the event to raise funds for recreation and sports programming for individuals with intellectual disabilities in the Mankato area. LEEP has teamed up with the Mankato MoonDogs to host this first ever event.

Gates will open at 5:30pm with a live band and vendors who will be tailgating and providing games and giveaways to attendees. Regular MoonDog concessions will be available throughout the event. Each team will have 10 celebrities. www.mankatoleep.org/LEEPLegends.

Tickets can also be purchased at the LEEP and Mankato MoonDogs offices. Tickets are $25 for a celebrity cheer zone, or $15 general admission.

--KEYC NEWS 12