All posts by: Jason Hendrix

Fifteen FSF Granted Events in March bring approximately 57,759 Out of State Visitors and $199 Million Economic Impact to Florida

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During the month of March 2020, the Florida Sports Foundation, a Division of Enterprise Florida, Inc., proudly supports the following 15 events, projected to bring approximately 57,759 out of state visitors and $199 million in economic impact to the state, through its quarterly grant program. Tim Rand Invitational Dates: February 28-March 1, 2020 | Organization: […]

Greater Orlando continues its pursuit to be one of the host cities for the 2026 FIFA World Cup

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ORLANDO, Fla. (February 24, 2020) – The Greater Orlando 2026 FIFA World Cup Pursuit Partners (GO26) – Greater Orlando Sports Commission, City of Orlando, Orange County and Orlando City Soccer Club – announced today their official website launch dedicated to the 2026 FIFA World Cup and Orlando’s pursuit to become one of the selected host cities. This […]

Governor’s Baseball Dinner rings in the start of the 2020 Florida Spring Training Season

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Photo Gallery NORTH PORT, Fla. – At the 2020 Governor’s Baseball Dinner at CoolToday Park in North Port, Governor Ron DeSantis joined baseball fans from across the state to highlight the impact of America’s pastime in Florida. “This dinner is an important part of the baseball calendar as it signifies the start of another season […]

Deadline Closes Friday for Governor’s Baseball Dinner Tickets

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – The deadline to purchase a ticket for the annual Governor’s Baseball Dinner is Friday, February 7. Individual tickets are available for purchase, along with tables of eight, at CoolToday Park, Florida’s newest Spring Training facility. The guest list features Governor Ron DeSantis, a former college baseball player at Yale University, and MLB […]

Eleven FSF Granted Events in February bring approximately 98,721 Out of State Visitors and $132.2 Million Economic Impact to Florida

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During the month of February 2020, the Florida Sports Foundation, a Division of Enterprise Florida, Inc., proudly supports the following 11 events, projected to bring approximately 98,721 out of state visitors and $132.2 million in economic impact to the state, through its quarterly grant program. Minor League Baseball Umpire Training Academy Dates: January 5-February 2, […]

Nine FSF Granted Events in January bring approximately 56,935 Out of State Visitors and $54.1 Million Economic Impact to Florida

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During the month of January 2020, the Florida Sports Foundation, a Division of Enterprise Florida, Inc., proudly supports the following nine events, projected to bring approximately 56,935 out of state visitors and $54.1 million in economic impact to the state, through its quarterly grant program. Girls ECNL Florida Dates: January 10-12, 2020 | Organization: Greater […]

Seminole County Sports Tourism Announces Partnership with Full Sail University’s Dan Patrick School of Sportscasting

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SEMINOLE COUNTY, Fla. – Lights. Camera. Sports Action! Beginning in January 2020, Full Sail University’s Dan Patrick School of Sportscasting, in collaboration with Seminole County’s Sports Tourism Division, will provide students with hands on opportunities to research, report and literally get on the field to cover youth sporting events held at the Boombah Sports Complex, […]

Nineteen FSF Granted Events in December bring approximately 98,277 Out of State Visitors and $92.8 Million Economic Impact to Florida

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During the month of December, the Florida Sports Foundation, a Division of Enterprise Florida, Inc., proudly supports the following 19 events, projected to bring approximately 98,277 out of state visitors and $92.8 million in economic impact to the state, through its quarterly grant program. NCCAA Division 1 & 2 Soccer National Championships Dates: December 2-7, […]