Why Columbus Sports
Softball, soccer, tennis, swimming—whatever the sport, Columbus,
Georgia. is the place for your next event. Just 75 miles south of Atlanta
with easy access via U.S. Interstate 185, Columbus promises
a top-notch experience, hosted by the award winning Columbus
Sports Council and T.E.A.M. Columbus.
With T.E.A.M. Columbus, Together Everyone Achieves More. The
Columbus Sports Council’s experienced staff and cadre of loyal
volunteers work harmoniously with Visit ColumbusGA and Columbus
Parks and Recreation to ensure smooth, successful events.
Columbus boasts more than 4,700 hotel rooms and offers a
multitude of event venues, including a recently renovated eightfield
softball complex originally constructed for the 1996 Olympic
fastpitch softball competition, the world’s longest urban whitewater
course and more.
In your down time, tour the awe inspiring National Infantry Museum,
explore the stars at the Coca-Cola Space Science Center,
see a play at State Theatre of Georgia, the Springer Opera House,
hear a concert at the RiverCenter for the Arts, or take some time to
meander along our 22-mile RiverWalk.
The roster of restaurants in Columbus has exploded recently,
offering something for everyone from barbecue connoisseurs to
the most finicky foodies. If shopping is on your to-do list, the Chattahoochee
Valley offers a wide array of unique local boutiques,
complemented by a host of familiar chains.