Champion Stadium

Champion Stadium

Champion Stadium History

You probably have heard of Kissimmee, Florida for a reason, partly because it's the area also known for a little mouse with a fairly big worldwide following as a staple of the entertainment scene. But even though we all know Disney's parks are great, Champion Stadium is a completely different type of entertainment that also will give you plenty of big-time thrills. The Braves of MLB descend on Champion Stadium each and every spring training to get ready for a reason that is always absolutely bursting to the brim with passion and excitement as fans turn up for a sneak preview of the upcoming regular season.

Opened in 1997, Champion Stadium didn't take very long to become a major part of the local sports scene around the Orlando area. The Braves call Champion Stadium home every single spring, but it's also a great place to go if you love other teams as well because there are always plenty of great matchups. But the field is more than just a place where MLB legends are made, as it's a great way to escape the winter for a day of sunshine and baseball that you won't soon forget.


The MLB Experience

Even though baseball is now played at a high level all over the world, Major League Baseball is still the premier league for a reason, and it isn't because there is a lack of talent on the diamond. Get out and see a great game loaded with memorable moments that you have to see first-hand to truly appreciate. When two talented ball clubs take to the diamond for an exciting matchup, there is only one place to be, and it definitely isn't sitting on your couch squinting at that disappointing flatscreen. Baseball has been around for well over a century, giving it enough time to gain the reputation as one of the most popular sports in the entire world.


The Team

MLB tickets to see the Atlanta Braves, or at least the team that later moved to Atlanta, have been in the sports tickets market since the late 1800s, making the Braves among the oldest franchises ever. Atlanta was on an incredible 14 out of 15 division title winning streak between 1991 and 2005, and they remain a threat to make the playoffs each and every season thanks to a steady stream of talented players that take up the red and white.

And each and every spring training, you'll get a chance to see what all the excitement is about as they look to round into form before another intense season of Major League Baseball. The Braves have been in the middle of one title run or another for what seems like a very long time, and they always have a roster filled with some superstars on the rise to go along with some cagy veterans who know how to get the job done.


Kissimmee, Florida

If you've never been down to this area, you have no idea what you've been missing. On the outskirts of Orlando, you have access to some of the absolute best entertainment options that you're going to find anywhere. Of course, many people know that this area is known for Walt Disney World, one of the most famous places anywhere in the world and an icon not just of the area but of the country as a whole.

But Disney has more than just rides, amazing shows and an unbelievable night life to offer, as you can also head out and catch a ballgame featuring the Atlanta Braves. Spring training helps make this neck of the woods spring to life each and every spring, which is why it's always a good idea to head out to Champion Stadium to make sure that you don't miss a second of the excitement.


Champion Stadium Trivia

Did you know that Champion Stadium also held the first round of the World Baseball Classic?

Following in the footsteps of soccer, baseball got its act together for an unbelievable tournament called the World Baseball Classic, and some of the best players in the world descended on Champion Stadium to put on a show for baseball fans from all over. As soon as you're there soaking up the vibes of a big game, you'll understand loud and clear what all the excitement is about.


The Fans

If you don't know about Braves fans, you'll be in for a real education when you get out to Champion Stadium to see it all for yourself in another bench-gripping preseason of baseball. There may be plenty of other options for prominent sporting events, but being there in the stands alongside thousands of passionate Braves fans will take the MLB experience to a whole different level that you couldn't even dream of finding anywhere but the stadium. MLB is one of the most popular sports leagues in the world for a reason, and you'll definitely get the picture if you make it out to Champion Stadium in Phoenix for a game you won't soon forget.

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