March/April 2009 | Sports Destination Management

March/April 2009


Sports Destination Management Magazine

March/April 2009

Soon fields across the country will be ripe with the cacophony of bats and balls.

In this issue of SDM we take an in-depth look at Baseball and Softball organizations, the venues in which they play, and how to choose the right facility (our new Site Selection column).

In this issue

Take Me Out to the Ball Game: Event Planning Success Emanates from the Ground Up

BY: Mary Helen Sprecher

Baseball is the great American pastime. Softball was a medalist event for the United States at the summer Olympics for years. The two sports are a part of Spring and Summer, just as much as cookouts and vacations, with both continuing to attract new fans and new players, and to fuel the dreams of kids. more....