Top End of Summer Sports Events
The end of the days of summer is already drawing near, but the Gulf Shores & Orange Beach Sports Commission schedule is still sizzling.
Check out these thrilling events while you’re visiting the white-sand beaches in Alabama during this time.
- The USSSA Global Sports Baseball World Series 6 will hit the Orange Beach Sportsplex July 24-29. The best youth baseball teams from across the county will be competing to win the title.
- During July 25-29, the 2017 Fastpitch Southern Nationals will windup at the Foley Sportsplex and the Gulf Shores Sportsplex. This tournament is a World Qualifier for the National Softball Association.
- The best of the best will display their skills at the
2017 USSSA Baseball Gulf Coast All-State Showcase happening at the Orange Beach Sportsplex on July 29 and 30.
- The 2017 Alabama’s Strongest Man V will be at Silver sponsor The Hangout starting at 9 a.m. on August 19. Come see male and female athletes show their strength as they compete for the title.
- College Soccer Training kicks off August 19 for a solid week of drills. College soccer teams from across the region will practice their skills at the Orange Beach Sportsplex.
- Looking for a fun race to participate in while you’re in town? Sign up for the Tacky Jacks Bloody Mary 5k & 1 Mile Fun Run. Packet pickup will take place the evening before the race, Friday, September 1, at Silver sponsor Tacky Jacks in Gulf Shores. Meet us at the starting line at 7:30 a.m. on Saturday, September 2. You’ll be running or walking along a flat course through the Gulf Shores Waterway District. After everyone crosses the finish line, hang around for a fun after-party at Tacky Jacks.
Will you be traveling to Alabama’s white-sand beaches for an end-of-summer getaway before the season ends?