Take Your Sporting Event South to

The Paradise for Competition

Here in Lake Tahoe, sporting events and tournaments take on an entirely different aura. From the edges of sandy beaches, immersed in emerald waters, and on top of glittering peaks – the possibilities for competition in our alpine playground are boundless.

Steph Curry at Celebrity Golf

Sport Facilities for Every Season

Lake Tahoe boasts a variety of top indoor and outdoor sports venues with space to host tournaments of all sizes. 

Soccer Fields

Baseball & Softball Fields

Tennis Venues

Football Fields

Championship Golf Courses

Indoor Basketball & Volleyball Courts

Ski & Snowboard Resorts

NHL Ice Hockey Arena

Coming July 2023

Tahoe Blue Center

The multi-purpose sports and entertainment venue has flexible arena space for basketball, ice events, wrestling, gymnastics, volleyball and more.

  • An NHL regulation-size ice rink with seating for approximately 3,900 spectators
  • An NBA regulation-size basketball court that can also be used as a volleyball court with seating for approximately 4,650 spectators
  • 27,000 sq ft of open floor space for events such as wrestling, gymnastics and cheer with seating for approximately 2,800 spectators

Plus, the venue’s convenient downtown location is within walking distance to hotels, restaurants, shopping and other amenities. See more by taking a virtual tour!

From Land & Lakeside…

The warmer months between late Spring and early Fall are ideal times to get your game on in the great outdoors of Lake Tahoe. From land to lakeside, choose from an endless variety of all-star accommodations and superior sports settings — like on the crystal clear Lake Tahoe waters that beckon for sport fishing tournaments, wakeboarding and water skiing competitions and more.

To Sun & Snow…

If you’re looking for snow, sunshine and a vast assortment of ski areas to pick from, you’ll love the sporting event settings Lake Tahoe has to offer. Here, you’ll discover that a fresh blanket of snow contrasts dramatically with Lake Tahoe’s famously clear blue waters – a gorgeous backdrop for a variety of snow sports competitions, including skiing, snowboarding and more.

Lake Tahoe – Host to Prestigious Sporting Events & Tournaments

Annual American Century Celebrity Golf Tournament

Hosted at Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course, the golf tournament features a competition on the green between a “who’s who” of American Hall of Fame sports stars and athletes. The course was also host to the 1985 U.S. Senior Open and the 1980 U.S. Amateur Public Links. 

World Fighting Championships (WFC) Live

WFC is dedicated to giving the best combat sports athletes in the world a place to showcase their talent. The mixed martial arts and kickboxing combat sports promotion is based in Las Vegas, but will be hosting an upcoming 2022 fight at Bally’s Lake Tahoe Showroom.

National Hockey League (NHL) Outdoors

Lake Tahoe played host to this epic NHL event which features two outdoor regular-season games along the shore of scenic Lake Tahoe at Edgewood Tahoe Resort and are broadcast on national television.


Tee Up in Lake Tahoe

There are so many reasons to bring your golf tournament to Lake Tahoe. Imagine putting on greens while surrounded by impossibly blue waters, towering pines, flourishing meadows, breathtaking views of the Sierra Nevada mountains – and let’s not forget the extra distance our thin air adds to your shot. Each of our six courses are unique, range from very affordable to luxury and have even hosted Senior PGA Championships.


Coming Early 2024

The South Lake Tahoe Recreation & Aquatics Center

The state-of-the-art recreation and aquatics center will feature a gymnasium, lap pool, fitness center, dance studio, event space and more!

  • A 6-lane, 25-yard long lap pool that can accommodate swim meets
  • One collegiate sized basketball court and two high school-sized cross courts with bleacher seating for approximately 320 spectators, perfect for accommodating youth tournaments
  • Three volleyball courts with two courts in play at a time


Give Post-Game Food & Fun

After a day of spirited competition, your team can refuel at one of our many group-friendly restaurants as well as take in fun at Lake Tahoe’s many entertainment and attraction offerings.

The Spirit of Competition in Lake Tahoe

If you’d like to learn more about planning Lake Tahoe sporting events and tournaments, reach out to our team or submit your RFP below.

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