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New York Mets

Photo © 2006 Kjetil Ree.

Road Trip to Shea Stadium

2008 is the final season to enjoy Shea, so make it while you can, and then come back next year to take in the new Citi Stadium, being built next door.

  • Official Regular Season Schedule
  • Ballpark Ticket Office: 718-507-TIXX (718-507-8499)
  • Official ticket information
  • Location: 123-01 Roosevelt Avenue, Flushing, NY 11368
  • Ballpark Directions
  • Radio: WFAN SportsRadio 66 (660 AM).
  • Hotels:
      Staying near the ballpark basically means hotels for LaGuardia Airport, which might meet your travel needs. Otherwise, as with that other team, stay in Manhattan and have a real good time.
    • Sheraton Laguardia East Hotel, 135-20 39th Avenue, Flushing, NY 11354
    • Clarion Hotel La Guardia Airport, 9400 Ditmars Blvd
    • Comfort Inn, 133-3 37th Ave, Flushing, 11354
    For more information on nearby lodging, click here.
  • Airport: La Guardia International (LGA), John F. Kennedy International Airport(JFK), Newark International Airport(EWR). A best kept secret: it's easy to take a bus into Manhattan from Newark.
  • Activities:
    New York City: just like I always dreamed about...big lights, big city. It's all there, all the time. Museums, Empire State Building, site of the WTC, Statue of Libery, two great ballclubs, food, music, theatre, Broadway...What's not to love? Don't be afraid of the subway, it's an efficient way to get around.
  • Closest Major League Baseball Teams: New York Yankees, {Philadelphia Phillies
  • Nearby Minor League Ballparks: