The Intercounty Baseball League has announced that the 2023 Dominico Cup Champion Welland Jackfish has been awarded the 2024 IBL All-Star Showdown. The 1st IBL All-Star event since 2016 will make its first trip to Welland Stadium on July 20, 2024. IBL Commissioner Ted Kalnins says Welland has taken in-game entertainment and fan interaction to a new level, and the All-Star Showdown will be no different.” Fans can plan for the festivities to begin on Saturday, July 20th at 1 PM, with the full format of the IBL All-Star Showdown being announced on December 9th during the Jackfish Christmas Party at Tailgates Bar and Grill in Welland. Jackfish President and Director of Fun, Ryan Harrison says “This will be unlike any All-Star event fans have ever seen. We are breaking away from the traditional format and making it an event of non-stop action, entertainment, and showmanship. Tickets to the IBL All-Star Showdown will be available to fans based on priority with current 2024 Jackfish Season Members and ticket package holders having first access to All-Star ticket options. More details on the events surrounding the All-Star Game and Home Run Derby will be released in the coming month.