Spring Training is a Ball!

March 2, 2018 Activities

It’s that time of the year again — spring training is now in full swing!

The rush of visitors from up north, the smell of fresh hot dogs AND baseball without the cold weather? It doesn’t get better than that!

At Jet Blue Park, approximately 11,000 people pack the stands to watch the Boston Red Sox play every February and March. This stadium is a replica of Fenway Park and even has the famous “Green Monster,” so come out to watch a baseball game in this beautiful weather if you haven’t done so already! For schedule and ticket sales, click here.

Another famous MLB team also comes down to sunny SWFL for spring training. The Minnesota Twins play at the Hammond Stadium in Fort Myers during February and March. Both of these teams draw hardcore fans willing to take a “mini” vacation to see their favorite team, as well as first-time baseball game attendees: Their games guarantee an exciting afternoon!  To view game schedules and tickets, click here.

The Red Sox and Twins play against many other MLB teams like the Pirates, Marlins, Phillies and many more, so you can catch all your favorite players in action!

If you’re coming down to SWFL for spring training and you want to explore the beauty of SWFL, definitely check out our beaches!


[Photo credit: Lee County Visitor & Convention Bureau]


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