The 48th Annual Eau Claire Classic Fastpitch Softball Tournament will be held in Eau Claire and Altoona June 27 - 29, 2014.
The tournament will host eighty-seven teams with members from three states in five different age groups which will be competing throughout the weekend. Softball games will be played at Bollinger Field, Gelein and Hobbs Field in Carson Park, DeLong Middle School, Eau Claire North High School, Memorial High School, Northstar Middle School, Newell Field and Altoona. The tournament will begin Friday at 6:00 p.m. and Saturday at 8:00 a.m. with championship games taking place in the afternoon on Sunday. Admission is free and concessions are available.
The estimated economic impact of hosting this event in the Eau Claire Area is approximately $405,000.
Visit Eau Claire is sending this press release courtesy of Eau Claire Fury. Visit Eau Claire effectively markets the Eau Claire area as a destination for conventions, group tour, and leisure markets; to promote regional economic growth; to enhance the area’s overall identity and image; to sell fun, promote fun, and most importantly – Have FUN!