MLB Opening Day: Baseball Party Ideas

“Take me out to the ball game…buy me some peanuts and Cracker Jacks!” A big part of annual spring fever is the return of baseball. Your home team’s MLB opener is probably akin to a national holiday in your town. As the excitement grows, you’ll probably want to join in the celebration. Even if you don’t have tickets to MLB Opening Day for your hometown, you can still gather together with friends and family to enjoy the game. Here’s some great baseball party food to enjoy while doing so.

Baseball Snacks

At the ballpark, you can dine on fan favorites such as hot dogs, burgers, cotton candy and more. Most stadiums even have specialty beers and food from local restaurants to try. However, if you’re watching the game from home, it’s much simpler to have your own fun foods ready and prepared for your party. Here are some finger-food suggestions that will have everyone rounding the bases for seconds!

Quinoa Pizza Bowls—Everyone loves pizza, right? Make it less messy with these easy-to-customize bowls.

Crock Pot Chicken Taquitos—Feel free to use smaller shells to make these more bite-sized!

Spinach and Artichoke Dip-Stuffed Garlic Bread—You love carbs? Good, so do we. This bread makes for the perfect appetizer.

Or, for some even simpler baseball party food, pull out your trusted Hickory Farms favorites to create a complete spread with hardly any effort on your part! From a delicious meat and cheese gift basket to nut assortments or even sweet treats, we have everything you need to make your baseball home opener party a grand slam. For even more food ideas, don’t forget to check out our Pinterest page!