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Thursday Sep 16th, 2021

Youth Hockey Tournaments to Host an Influx of Visitors in Erie County

Erie, Pa:  Youth hockey tournaments are expected to create major impact for Erie’s hospitality industry this fall and winter, as the Erie Sports Commission (ESC) has booked 10 tournaments from September through March.

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Tuesday Sep 14th, 2021

Erie Kennel Club to host Erie’s first-ever “Fastest Dog Competition”

Erie, Pa:  Dog lovers who think their pups are the fastest in Erie will soon have an opportunity to find out, as the Erie Kennel Club hosts its first-ever AKC Fast CAT® competition in Erie, Pa. The event will be hosted Sept.

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Monday Aug 23rd, 2021

Barber Beast on the Bay Returns for 2021

What’s back, big and badder than ever? Barber Beast on the Bay, the obstacle course challenge set for Saturday, Sept. 11 at Presque Isle State Park in Erie, PA. The event is unique among mudder competitions with a ten-mile course that includes sand, water, trails and roadway.

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Wednesday Jul 28th, 2021

Lake Erie Cyclefest Returning This Weekend

Erie, PA: Hundreds of bicyclists will embark on group rides throughout Erie County this weekend, as Lake Erie Cyclefest is set to return July 30 through August 1.  Lake Erie Cyclefest is presented by Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield and AHN Saint Vincent Hospital.

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Thursday Jul 22nd, 2021

2021 VNEA Junior Pool Championships to Begin Today

Erie, Pa: The 2021 VNEA Junior Pool Championships return to Erie County for the first time since 2017 this week, with the competition running July 22-25 at the Bayfront Convention Center. The event will feature players between age 7 and 20 playing on more than 50 pool tables.

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Friday Jul 9th, 2021

Youth Lacrosse, Motorsports Highlight Busy Sports Tourism Weekend

Erie, Pa:  The Erie Sports Commission will host and support five events in Erie County, Pa. this weekend, highlighted by a major youth lacrosse tournament and the regional debut of a nationally-renowned motorsports event.

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Wednesday Jul 7th, 2021

Facility Matching Funds Program Re-Opens

Erie, Pa:  The Erie Sports Commission (ESC) is pleased to announce the re-establishment of its Facility Matching Funds Program, which provides grant funding to Erie County facilities capable of hosting sporting events. The program will provide matching dollars for facility improvements, including new equipment purchases.

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Tuesday Jul 6th, 2021

Formula DRIFT Round 4: BORDERLANDS Set to Debut Friday

Erie, Pa:  Formula DRIFT will host its inaugural event – Round 4: Borderlands – at Lake Erie Speedway, July 9-10. Local motorsports fans can still purchase tickets through the day of the event at formulad.

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