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MLB to Play at ‘Field of Dreams’ Site

As announced last week, the “Field of Dreams site in Dyersville (IA) will become big-league reality on August 13, 2020, when the Chicago White Sox and New York Yankees will take the field surrounded by fans cheering from a temporary 8,000-seat ballpark to be constructed on the farm site where the classic film was shot.  Construction on the ballpark will begin Tuesday.  Read more here.  Read about how the business community in tiny Dyersville is handling the news here.

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Field of Dreams Vandalism Fundraising Update

On the morning of Jan 23, 2018, it was discovered that the Field of Dreams Movie Site ball diamond in Dyersville (IA) was destroyed by truck tire damage.  Many areas of the turf had been ripped up with potential damage to the refurbished irrigation system.  The GoFundMe site that was launched to help fund repairs has already raised $18,176.  Read more here.

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Celebrities, Fans Turn Out for 25th Anniversary Celebration of ‘Field of Dreams’ Movie

Field of Dreams Movie Site PlateWe unfortunately had to miss the big 25th anniversary celebration of the Field of Dreams movie in Dyersville (IA) last weekend because of travel, but you don’t have to feel left out if you missed it too.  Read more, see photos, and watch videos here.

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Big 25th Anniversary Celebration Scheduled for ‘Field of Dreams’ Movie Site this Weekend

Field of Dreams Movie Site PlateKevin Costner and other cast members from the Field of Dreams movie, Iowa Governor Terry Branstad, and sportscaster Bob Costas will descend on the Field of Dreams Movie Site in Dyersville (IA) this weekend for the 25th anniversary celebration of the iconic film.  Festivities begin this evening (Friday) with a showing of the movie outdoors on the actual field.  Read more and view schedule of events here.

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Cast of ‘Field of Dreams’ to Reunite in Iowa for Anniversary, Ballpark Heaven Saga Continues

Field of Dreams Movie Site PlateAt least part of the cast of the classic 1989 movie Field of Dreams plan to reunite in Dyersville (IA) on Father’s Day weekend to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the film’s release.  Read more here.  Meanwhile, we are still waiting to see if the All-Star Ballpark Heaven project slated for the movie site becomes a reality and actually hosts a new team in the revived indy pro Northern League.

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