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2024 IIJL World Junior Lacrosse Championship

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Facility Matching Funds Awardees 


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Hosting Great Sporting Events on the Great Lakes in Erie, Pa

Registration Opens for 8th Annual Lake Erie Cyclefest

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Sports Event Planning Made Easy

Event Grants and Support Services are Available

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Barber Beast on the Bay Recognized Nationally

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What We Do

From the initial planning to crowning a champion, the Erie Sports Commission is a sports tourism agency, offering event directors a one-stop shop when hosting sporting events in Erie County, Pennsylvania. Our team offers comprehensive support for attracting and hosting sporting events, including marketing and promotion, grants, hospitality and more. Whether you have an idea for a new event, or you’d like to host your existing event in Erie, give us a call: we’re here to exceed expectations to make your planning process simple. 

So why should you bring your event to Erie, Pa? Let us show you why your next great event should happen on our Great Lake. 

Why Erie?