Sports Facilities

Plan A Sporting Event In Effingham

Effingham is a fantastic sporting event destination.

We have hosted many successful tournaments and sporting events over the years and want to help you plan to play!

Teams love our central location.

Effingham is the intersection of I-57 & I-70. We are two hours west of Indianapolis, 1.5 hours east of St. Louis and 3.5 hours south of Chicago. If you have teams throughout Illinois or the Midwest attending your sporting event, Effingham is your winning location.

We can help you plan your sporting event in Effingham.

We want to help give your attendees the best experience possible. For help planning a sporting event or to schedule a site tour, please contact our office at: 217-342-5310 or e-mail:

Services for your sporting event include, but are not limited to:

  • Facility site inspection
  • Program planning
  • Securing adequate accommodations for teams or individuals athletes
  • Shuttle transportation
  • Visitor welcome packets and promotional items
  • Social media and public relations
  • Customized tour itineraries
  • Best and most in depth picture of our community

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Effingham has hosted an array of sporting events – from little league baseball tournaments to pool and dart competitions, pickleball, track and field, volleyball, triathlons, skateboarding and more!