Asheville Sports

Whether you are planning a lacrosse or soccer tournament, equestrian event or basketball, we’ve got the facilities and resources to make your event a smashing success.


Explore Asheville provides a comprehensive view of Asheville tailored to your event’s needs. Let us help you find the facilities and resources you’ll need.

Our partner, the Asheville Buncombe Regional Sports Commission, can also provide support during planning helping to ensure your sporting event is successful and memorable for all.


Explore Asheville services include:

  • Contacting hotels and venues to gather rates and availability
  • Creating itineraries for site inspections of sports venues and hotels
  • Connecting you with local service providers to plan your event


Working with Explore Asheville in your event planning makes you eligible for additional bonus services including:

  • Asheville Travel Guides for athletes and families
  • Custom web page for your event listing hotel rates and visitor information
  • VIP amenity gifts
  • Attraction Value Cards for event attendees
  • Promotion of your public events on events calendar
  • Staffed hospitality table at event site

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Tina Porter, Senior Sales Manager


Asheville has proven to be a wonderful site for our championship basketball tournament. The civic ownership of the tournament, coupled with great restaurants, shopping and attractions makes Asheville a slam dunk for us.

John P. Iamarino
Southern Conference

Our experience working with the Asheville CVB team over the last eight years has been nothing short of outstanding. The CVB team’s partnership has helped us be great hosts and grow participation in our events every year.

Michael Rottjakob
Executive Director
Asheville Buncombe Youth Soccer Association

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