As previously mentioned on this website, Major League Lacrosse's (MLL) top two teams will square off for the league's championship in Charleston on Saturday, August 18th. In addition to the game, MLL has announced several related events taking place throughout the area.
While the Championship doesn’t begin until the 18th, Charlestonians and visitors can begin interacting with MLL players on Thursday, August 16th at Uptown Social for photos, a meet-and-greet, and possible celebrity-guest appearances.
On Friday, August 17th, the MLL Championship Lax Rodeo begins at 10 am with a reduced squad (seven-on-seven) and reduced field-size competition. Games for participants will be divided into four divisions. You can learn more here.
The MLL Honors will be held Friday evening. The annual awards ceremony and presentation will begin at 5:30 pm for VIPs, invited guests, dignitaries, and MLL legends. The event will be held at American Theater with the awards ceremony broadcast live, beginning at 6:30 pm, via Lacrosse Sports Network (LSN). Ohio Machine goaltender and defending MLL champion, Scott Rodgers, and ESPN lacrosse analyst, Quint Kessenich, will co-host the show. This year’s award winners and players will then enjoy an evening at Charleston’s Uptown Social.
Tickets for MLL Championship Game begin at $25 and are available for purchase here.