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Adventure Center/Visitor Information: 3312 Gateway St · Springfield OR (Open daily 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.)
Downtown Eugene Visitor Center: 754 Olive St · Eugene OR (Open Monday-Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.)
Mailing Address: PO Box 10286 · Eugene OR 97440 s


February 2019 Session

Funding Your Sports Event

Join us Friday, February 8, 2019 at Venue 252 for the second session of the '18 - '19 Oregon Sports Summit Series. This session will take an in depth look at different avenues for funding your sports event – a crucial part of any event. More information on the session content coming soon. 

When: Friday, February 8, 2019 from 1 - 5 p.m.
Venue Host: Venue 252
Cost: $10


Grant Funding – Tori Middlestadt, Willamette Valley Visitors Association

Sponsorships – Whitney Wagoner, University of Oregon - Warsaw Sports Marketing Center

Venue Revenue – Jason Elissalde, Bob Keefer Center for Sports and Recreation

A big thank you to Oregon Sports Summit Series Sponsor, Valley River Inn.

Online registration has closed for this session. Tickets available at the door. 


Venue Description

Venue 252 hosts corporate meetings, sporting events, trade shows, weddings and more, and is conveniently located close to hotels and downtown Eugene. Contemporary and unique, the Venue impresses with its flexible urban-industrial space. A versatile 20,000 sq. ft. of event space includes 9,410 sq. ft. of 'Grand Hall' with a spacious balcony and 2,390 sq. ft. of 'Gallery' space with a flexible visual gallery, plus a stylish Mezzanine Lounge, robust audio visual capabilities, staging, full service catering, ample restrooms, free on-site parking, free Wi-Fi and a Green Room with private restroom. A great space for cheerleading, gymnastics competitions, martial arts, team dinners and more.

Additional Educational Opportunity - Travel Oregon 101

Travel Oregon LogoTravel Oregon brings Oregon’s travel and tourism industry informational seminar to Eugene on Friday, Feb. 8, prior to the start of the Oregon Sports Summit Series. The Travel Oregon 101 is designed to benefit visitor-related businesses, organizations and communities. Seminar participants will gain an increased knowledge of the many opportunities available through Travel Oregon and the network of local, regional, national, and international industry partners.

Learn more about Travel Oregon 101 and register for the seminar.