We have great news for sports fans and Greenville residents alike! This year, Greenville is scheduled to host the 2020 Little League Softball World Series. In fact, we’re becoming its new home! Here’s all you need to know up the upcoming tournament, which will run from August 12 to 19.
What will happen at the 2020 Little League Softball World Series?
Greenville will host the 2020 Little League Softball World Series. Wondering what to expect? Here’s what the event will bring to our town—and yes, it’s all exciting!
Not only will you be able to watch 10 teams duke it out for the title, but you may spot ESPN around town. That’s right—the 2020 Little League Softball World Series means national—or even international—coverage! Young athletes from all across the globe will compete for the 2020 title.
As for a fun fact, did you know that this will mark the first time the tournament has been played outside of Portland, Oregon in 26 years? How cool is that? Even better, the tournament will come to our town annually for the next five years.
When is the 2020 Little League Softball World Series?
The 2020 Little League Softball World Series is only a few months away—scheduled for August 12 through August 19.
What will the 2020 Little League Softball World Series bring to Greenville?
Thanks to the Series, our local economy is about to experience a mini boom. During the week of the tournament, experts have estimated that our city will enjoy an extra $1 million funneled into our economy with hotel stays, restaurant trips, and more. Multiply that by five over the next five years, and we have a lot to celebrate. Hooray!
Greenville will host the 2020 Little League Softball World Series—but there’s another reason to cheer on our town. Summer Green has affordable, comfortable apartments—and we’d love to welcome you to our wonderful community. Apply online or give us a call at (252) 355-4499 to get started. Finally, to learn more about fun local events, interesting news, and all things Greenville, check out our blog too.