Sports Tourism

play like a champion in titletown 

The Valdosta-Lowndes County Parks & Recreation Authority has built a championship reputation for hosting teams from all around the country in a variety of tournaments.  Tournament directors rave about our stellar service, state-of-the-art facilities, and commitment to making all our guests feel like VIPs.  We are happy to personalize your trip and do whatever we can to ensure your participants have the time of their lives.  ESPN named us "Titletown".  Let us show you why it's more than a name- it's an experience.


VLPRA owns and operates dozens of fields and courts for your next tournament.  We also work closely with our local state university and local school systems to share facility use.  That means more field and court options for your next event, including some of the nation's top NCAA Division II facilities.


  • 43 baseball / softball fields including:
    • 16 fields at 200 ft.
    • 6 fields at 250 ft.
    • 16 fields at 300 ft.
    • 5 college/high school regulation
    • NCAA Division II Baseball Field
    • NCAA Division II Softball Field

TENNIS courts

  • 52 courts 


  • 28 full-size soccer fields, including a brand new nine-field complex located one mile off Interstate 75
  • Football, lacrosse, and quidditch at the above-listed fields


  • 4,000+ hotel rooms
  • Our staff is happy to help you with accommodations, press coverage, and meeting spaces.
  • Don't see what you need?  We are at your service to make your event happen.  Just contact us for more information.

Contact us

Let's get this thing started!  Click here to email VLPRA Director George Page or give us a call at 229-259-3507.  

Fun Off the Field

Valdosta offers excitement and activity at every turn.  Feed a giraffe and soar through the sky at Wild Adventures Theme Park or savor delectable meals made with fresh Georgia Grown ingredients at one of our local restaurants.  There's so much to do- the only question is what to choose first!  

Click here to get a full list of options at the Visit Valdosta website! 

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Aerial image of tennis courts.
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Image of boys playing baseball.
Image of a man hitting a baseball.
Image of girl on first base playing softball.
Image of child playing tennis.