WEST PLATTSBURGH - The first annual Autism Awareness Snowball Tournament will be held at American Legion Post 1619, 219 Rand Hill Road, Saturday, Dec. 4, and Sunday, Dec. 5.
The co-ed tournament will follow regular softball rules, with five men and five women on the field at all times. The cost to enter is a $125 sponsor fee with a deposit of $50 to hold a spot.
The tournament will be played in snow or not beginning at 7:30 a.m. that Saturday, with participants asked to bring a toy for an underprivileged boy or girl.
The event will also include arts and crafts for children inside the post both days as well as sleigh rides, puppet shows and an appearance by Santa Claus. A Christmas tree lighting will be held that Saturday between 4 and 5 p.m.
For more information or to register a team, contact Bubba Gonyo at 534-8109 or firstname.lastname@example.org.