SportsEvents Magazine

DEC 2015

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COLUMBUS Columbus, GA Sports Council P. O. Box 1519 (31902) 100 Fourth St. (31901) Phone: (706) 660-1996 Fax: (706) 225-4533 Email: Website: Facebook: Columbus-GA-Sports-Council/13664411491 Twitter: @colsgasports YouTube: Contact: Merri Sherman, CSEE, Asst. Dir. Metro Area Rooms: 4,500+ Venues Available For: Baseball/softball, soccer, martial arts, ice sports, water sports, swimming/diving, basketball, mat sports, volleyball, shooting, archery, running, bowling, Comments: 4,500 hotel rooms, 10,000-seat civic center with two ice rinks, convention soccer complex, 32-court tennis center, 8-field softball complex with stadium. Couple these facilities with the sports council's experienced the recipe for a successful event. SEE AD ON PAGE 57 CUMMING The Cumming-Forsyth County Chamber of Commerce 212 Kelly Mill Road (30040) Phone: (770) 887-6461, ext. 21 Fax: (770) 781-8800 Email: Website: Contact: Anna Barlow, Dir. of Tourism Metro Area Rooms: 2,000 Lgst. Area Room Block: 644 Venues Available For: Baseball/softball, soc- cer, swimming/diving, basketball, sailing/row- Comments: us your recreation destintaion. DALTON Dalton Area CVB & Sports Commission P. O. Box 6177 (30722-6177) 305 Depot St. (30755) Phone: (706) 876-1572 Fax: (706) 876-1561 Email: Website: Facebook: DaltonAreaCVB Twitter: @visitdalton Contact: Grant Shell, Sports Sales Mgr. Metro Area Rooms: 1,500 Lgst. Area Room Block: 600 Venues Available For: Baseball/softball, soc- cer, martial arts, basketball, shooting, archery, g. Comments: Home to 40 softball/baseball fields, 24 tennis courts, Astroturf soccer, the perfect place to play! Located in the northwest Georgia Mountains, natural beauty within one day's driving distance from over half of the US. SEE AD ON PAGE 121 DOUGLASVILLE Douglasville CVB 6694 E Broad St. (30134) December 2015 34 Phone: (770) 947-5920 Website: DULUTH Gwinnett Sports Commission 6500 Sugarloaf Pkwy., Suite 200 (30097) Phone: (770) 814-6042 Website: EVANS Columbia County CVB 1000 Business Blvd. (30809) Phone: (866) 391-7677 Website: MACON Macon - Bibb County CVB P. O. Box 6354 (31208) 450 Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. (31201) Phone: (478) 743-1074 Website: PEACHTREE CITY Peachtree City CVB 201 McIntosh Trail (30269) Phone: (678) 216-0282 Fax: (770) 631-0430 Email: Website: Contact: Jennifer Johnson, Exec. Dir. Metro Area Rooms: 837 Venues Available For: Baseball/softball, soccer, martial arts, swimming/diving, basket- ball, mat sports, volleyball, shooting, archery, boxing. Comments: Peachtree City has an abun- dance of soccer fields, tennis courts, over 100 miles of paved paths for running events, multi- resort-style lodging on three golf courses. ROME Greater Rome CVB/Rome Sports Commission 402 Civic Center Dr. NE (30161-5185) Phone: (706) 236-4550 Toll Free: (800) 444-1834 Fax: (706) 236-5029 Email: Website: Facebook: Twitter: @romegeorgia Contact: Ann Hortman, Director, Rome Sports Commission Metro Area Rooms: 860+ Lgst. Area Room Block: 500 Venues Available For: Baseball/softball, soccer, martial arts, basketball, mat sports, volleyball, sailing/rowing/canoe, archery, run- Comments: Southern hospitality runs through Even the visiting teams feel at home! SEE AD ON PAGE 144 SANDY SPRINGS Sandy Springs Hospitality & Tourism 5920 Roswell Road, Suite A-118 (30328) Phone: (770) 206-1447 Website: SAVANNAH Savannah Sports Council 101 E Bay St. (31401) Phone: (912) 644-6414 Fax: (912) 644-6499 Email: Website: Facebook: savannahsportscouncil Twitter: @savannahsports Contact: Ben Wilder, Director Metro Area Rooms: 14,948 Venues Available For: Baseball/softball, martial arts, swimming, mat sports, volleyball, SEE AD ON PAGE 163 TIFTON Tifton-Tift County Tourism Association P. O. Box 273 (31793) 115 W Second St. (31794) Phone: (229) 382-8700 Website: VALDOSTA Valdosta-Lowndes County Sports Commission #1 Meeting Place (31601) Phone: (229) 245-0513 Website: Idaho BOISE Boise CVB 250 S Fifth St., Suite 300 Phone: (208) 344-7777 Toll Free: (800) 635-5240 Fax: (208) 344-6236 Email: Website: Contact: Terry Kopp, Dir. of Sales Metro Area Rooms: 6,000 Venues Available For: Baseball/softball, soccer, martial arts, ice sports, basketball, mat sports, volleyball, shooting, archery, running, Comments: We offer 5 sporting venues, 26 baseball fields, a youth football sports complex, 12 18-hole public golf courses, 5 9-hole public golf courses, 43 soccer fields, 107 tennis courts, aquatic centers, numerous racquetball courts, a ski resort, a whitewater park much more! The Boise Convention Visitors Bureau is here to make your sporting event the ultimate success! SEE AD ON PAGE 114 Illinois BLOOMINGTON- NORMAL Bloomington-Normal Area CVB 3201 CIRA Dr., Suite 201 Bloomington (61704) Phone: (309) 665-0033 Website: CHAMPAIGN-URBANA Visit Champaign County 108 S Neil St. Champaign (61820) Phone: (217) 351-4133 Website: CHICAGO SOUTHLAND Chicago Southland CVB 2304 173rd St. Lansing (60438) Phone: (708) 895-8200 Website: GALENA Galena/Jo Daviess County CVB 720 Park Ave. (61036) Phone: (815) 777-3557 Website: GURNEE Visit Lake County 5465 W Grand Ave., Suite 100 (60031) Phone: (847) 662-2700 Website: KANKAKEE Kankakee County CVB One Dearborn Square, Suite 1 (60901) Phone: (815) 935-7390 Website: LISLE Chicago's Premier Western Suburb-Lisle 925 Burlington Ave. (60532) Phone: (800) 733-9811 Website: MOLINE Quad Cities Sports Commission 1601 River Dr., Suite 110 (61265) Phone: (309) 736-6823 Website: PEORIA Peoria Area CVB 456 Fulton St., Suite 300 (61602) Phone: (309) 282-3284 Toll Free: (800) 747-0302 Fax: (309) 676-8470 Email: Website: Contact: Kailey Love, Sports Sales Mgr. Metro Area Rooms: 4,500 Lgst. Area Room Block: 3,000 Venues Available For: Baseball/softball, soccer, martial arts, ice sports, basketball, mat sports, volleyball, shooting, archery, running, boxing. Comments: Come play in the Peoria area. - tions for any sporting event: Peoria Civic Center - 110,000-square-foot exhibit hall; Dozer Park - 7,000-seat baseball stadium; EastSide Centre - 20-diamond complex; Shea Stadium - 2,000-seat soccer stadium; golf - 100,000 yards of fairway, 19 golf cours- es; Louisville Slugger Sports Complex - 10 125,000-square-foot dome. SEE AD ON PAGE 75 ROCKFORD Rockford Area CVB 102 N Main St. (61101) Phone: (815) 963-8111 Website: SCHAUMBURG Meet Chicago Northwest 1375 E Woodfield Road, Suite 120 (60173-5423) Phone: (847) 490-1010, ext. 215 Website:

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