Travel Lane County
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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



What are the SportsTown Awards?

The SportsTown Awards recognize the best achievements in sports tourism, recognize responsible / sustainable sports event practices, celebrate youth, prep and collegiate athletics, recognize fan interaction (mascots), identify inspirational stories, and celebrate significant local contributions to sports in Lane County, Oregon.

Who hosts the event?

The SportsTown Awards are hosted by the Eugene, Cascades & Coast Sports Commission. The Eugene, Cascades & Coast Sports Commission is the sports marketing arm of Travel Lane County. Our mission is to create a cohesive sports community within the county by connecting venue owners and managers, schools, event organizers and our hospitality community in order to foster the growth of new sports events to our destination.

What is the dress code?

This is a red-carpet event, which means that the attire is formal. For frame of reference, think homecoming and not prom, formal, but not too formal!

Will you be live streaming this event?

No. We will not be live streaming this event. 

Will I receive event updates?

 Yes, all event nominees, sponsors, and ticket holders will receive event updates via email up until the day of the event. If there are any major changes, email is where you can expect to see the notification.

How can I sponsor the SportsTown Awards?

If you are interested in sponsoring this event, reach out directly to our Director of Partner Development, Maxine Walton at or 541.520.0577.

How does seating work?

Seating is first-come, first-served, and you may sit wherever you please. There are no assigned seats!

How do I Nominate Someone?

Award winners have been selected and announced for 2018.  2019 nomination information will be announced fall of 2018.

For More Information

Jessica Joyce

Director of Event Operations