Massachusetts’ Top Sporting Events for 2017

‘Seventeen in Seventeen: Massachusetts’ Top Sporting Events for 2017’ includes annual sporting traditions like the 65th Annual Beanpot Hockey Tournament, 121st Boston Marathon and 53rd Head of the Charles Regatta, alongside exciting new events like the 2017 NCAA Men’s and Women’s Lacrosse Championship, the Rendez-Vous 2017 Tall Ships Regatta and the 2017 U.S. Senior Open. Massachusetts Office of Travel & Tourism (MOTT) and Massachusetts Sports Marketing Office (MSMO) compiled the list. “Massachusetts has a vibrant ecosystem of sports venues, teams and athletes that ensure quality competition and excitement for sports fans everywhere,” said Nam Pham, Assistant Secretary of Business Development and International Trade. “In addition, our tourism and hospitality industries stand ready to welcome visitors attending these sporting events and to make their experience memorable.” “Our mission is to bring exciting sporting events to Massachusetts year after year,” said Massachusetts Sports Marketing Office Director Shannah McArdle.  “In 2017, we have another stellar lineup of world class athletic competitions that will thrill visitors and residents alike.” Among the most anticipated events is the 2017 NCAA Men’s and Women’s Lacrosse Championship at Gillette Stadium in May, which marks the first time both men’s and women’s lacrosse championships are taking place at the … Continue reading Massachusetts’ Top Sporting Events for 2017