Reservations are being taken for the Cy Young Days Festival luncheon featuring 1985 Cy Young Award winner Dwight "Doc" Gooden.

The New York Mets star pitcher will be speaking at the luncheon, signing autographs, answering questions from the attendees and will be available for pictures.

The event will be at the Laborers Local 134 Hall at the corner of River and Main streets in Newcomerstown, on Saturday, June 23. The Laborers Local 134 is also sponsoring the luncheon.

Doors will open at 11:30 a.m. and lunch will be at 12:30 p.m. Tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for children under 11. Reservations are required because of limited seating and can be made by calling 740-498-4545 or by emailing

Gooden will also be Grand Marshal for the Festival Parade that evening at 6 p.m.

Check out the festival schedule on or find information on Facebook.