South Shore Sports

South Shore Sports

The South Shore of Lake Michigan is the perfect destination for your next sporting event. Situated just 30 minutes from downtown Chicago, our centralized location along major thoroughfares like I-65, I-80/90 and US 30 make us easily accessible from almost anywhere in the United States.

MW Regional Crossover Volleyball at Hammond Sportsplex

Tournaments and Championships

Home to several hotels and event facilities, the South Shore has hosted many successful events including:

  • National Softball Association's Girls FastPitch Northern B & C World Series
  • Leon's Triathlon & 9/11 Obstacle Course
  • Professional Disc Golf World Championships 
  • NCAA Division II Midwest Region Crossover Volleyball Tournament
  • NCAA Division II America's Crossroads Bowl Game
  • NCAA Division II Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Baseball Tournament
  • Butterfly Table Tennis
  • Senior PBA Tour
  • Cal Ripken Baseball World Series

NSA World Series Opening Ceremony


South Shore Sports Promotions (SSSP) offers sports and event planners the necessary tools to plan events and tournaments of any size. This includes site inspections, housing services, organizing special events, coordinating and designing marketing campaigns and securing sponsors.



Many clients have endorsed South Shore Sports Promotions. Bill Horton, VP of Operations for the National Softball Association stated, "The South Shore Sports team has the resources and expertise to handle our every need and they always make us feel at home when we are in the South Shore." The National Softball Association's Girls Fast Pitch 'B & C' World Series has been hosted in the South Shore seven times since 2007 and is scheduled to return in July for the next three years through 2023.


Find Out More

Check out the information on our website or contact Jimmy Nelson at or 219-301-7762.

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Sporting Events

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Places To Stay

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Group Dining

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Things To Do

We invite you to enjoy all of the South Shore's things to do.

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