The 2021 AAU Girls’ Basketball 2nd/3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, & 7th Grade World Championship will arrive in Butler County, Ohio this week. Playing across several venues, the tournament will take place June 25-28, 2021. Over 4,500 players and spectators will participate in the four day tournament. The influx of visitors will bring an estimated $2.8 million in local economic impact to surrounding communities.
During their stay, players and spectators will spend time off the court. The teams will visit local attractions and will also fill hotels and restaurants pumping millions of dollars into local businesses.
“Butler County, Ohio is the perfect host for the 2021 AAU Girls’ Basketball 2nd/3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, & 7th Grade World Championships,” said Andy Fishman, Ohio AAU Commissioner. “From facilities to local amenities to quality of play, this year’s tournament is set be outstanding for players and spectators alike.
“We are thrilled to welcome the AAU Girls’ Basketball World Championship back to Butler County,” said Mark Hecquet, President & CEO of the Butler County Visitors Bureau. “This prestigious basketball event showcases our region to visitors from around the US. We look forward to hosting a great tournament.”
About the Butler County Visitors Bureau
The Butler County Visitors Bureau (BCVB) is the premier regional destination marketing organization for leisure travel, sports, meeting, and group tourism in Butler County, Ohio. It is dedicated to contributing to a thriving local economy through a strong regional and national tourism presence. For more information, visit TravelButlerCounty.com.