Youth Sports

Youth Sports at the Cal Ripken Basebal Complex

The Merit Hotel & Suites Aberdeen is conveniently located within a stone's throw of the Cal Ripken Baseball Complex in Aberdeen and a short drive to Cedar Lane Park in Aberdeen and related fields. Our competitive rates for teams make us the best value in Aberdeen, Bel Air, Edgewood and all of Harford County.

Make your reservations today by calling our front desk manager, Danielle Ervin at 410 273 6300 to get the best rates and current availability on our guest rooms. Or, send her an email at for more information. We look forward to serving you and your group.

Cedar Lane Regional Park

When visiting the Merit Hotel & Suites Aberdeen, any children or teens interested in soccer or lacrosse can head to the Cedar Lane Regional Park in Aberdeen for a full lineup of seasonal events and open fields for practice. Cedar Lane hosts Elite Soccer Tournaments , March Madness Soccer Tournaments, Lax Clash, Luck of the Draw, and Summer Showcase for lacrosse enthusiasts. Cedar Lane also hosts Olympic Development Programs, College Showcase Events, and Coaching Courses for both soccer and lacrosse.

Cedar Lane Regional Park in Aberdeen is the premier recreation facility in Harford County, Md. Cedar Lane Regional Park is a state of the art 110-acre multi-sport recreational complex for local and regional use. This unique facility is a cooperative effort between the public sector, Harford County Parks and Recreation and the private sector, Cedar Lane Sports Foundation. This is the first regional complex to be located in Harford County.

Cal Ripken Baseball Complex

Make your way to the Cal Ripken Baseball Complex in Aberdeen for a true big league experience. Tournaments, camps and clinics are held throughout the year. The venue offers baseball camps and tournaments for several age divisions so that kids and teens can learn the essential skills of their favorite sport and practice in a safe and fun setting. Summer baseball tournaments held at the Ripken Complex include Spring Training Tournament, the Under Armour Leadoff Tournament, the Around the Horn Tournament, the IronMan Classic Tournament, and the Break Out The Lumber Tournament. And don't forget to make plans to attend the Cal Ripken Jr World Series in August.