The Raleigh area, centrally located on the East Coast, is a sports planner’s dream with world-class venues and first-rate hotels. The region is naturally beautiful, easily accessible, affordable and brimming with Southern hospitality. Many sporting event rights-holders have selected Greater Raleigh for its convenient location and, with it, the opportunity to increase registration and attendance. Sport tournament participants and spectators visiting N.C.’s capital city will discover a place beyond the playing field that’s unabashedly unique, creative and charming. In the various parts of the city and the greater area, friendly locals welcome those visiting to participate in authentic and memorable experiences that appeal to a wide range of tasted and interests—culinary fusions, museum exhibits, outdoor concerts and more. GRSA’s seasoned professionals, supportive community and host partners provide quality venues and unparalleled service that ensure winning results that participants can celebrate!