When it comes to hosting events, Cape Cod is New England’s premier sporting destination. We offer sports event planners and promoters an extraordinary array of venues for events, as well as thousands of hotel and motel rooms to accommodate groups and tournaments of all sizes and budgets.
A golfer's dream, Cape Cod's 27 public, daily-fee golf courses and 15 private facilities run the gamut of skill levels, with courses that are pristine, scenic, challenging and fun. Many don’t know that the Cape has its own "Fields of Dreams." The region boasts the premier NCAA-sanctioned summer baseball league in the country - the Cape Cod Baseball League - with 276 alumni now performing in the major leagues.
The Cape Cod sports market has grown over the past few years, with the destination playing host to national events such as the NCAA Division III Baseball, The American Bando, Nations Cup, International Theater on Ice, U.S. Figure Skating Nationals and the most recent 2015 National Theatre on Ice Championship, the MA Squirt Tournament, The Falmouth Road Race, The Ragnar Relay Races, The Hyannis Marathon, Cape Cod Challenge Cup & New England Soccer Memorial Day Tournaments, Women's Hockey East, Colgate/Army Hockey Game, Cape Cod Classic other events include the Cape Cod Baseball League, the Cape Cod Senior Softball Classic and the famous Lobster Pot Hockey Tournament. This is just a sample of what Cape Cod has to offer all you Sports Fans!
Hyannis Youth & Community Center (“HYCC”) is owned by the Town of Barnstable and operated by the Barnstable Recreation Division. Business offices are located inside the building where you can go to register for seasonal programs, purchase beach parking permits from May to August and participate in drop-in programs that are open to the general public, including year-round public ice skating with skate rentals available in most sizes; an indoor walking track; after school and vacation programs; and open gym times for all groups, among many other events and programs. Indoor amenities include twin NHL size ice skating rinks, a 12,500 sq ft wood floor gymnasium, locker rooms, multiple function rooms and catering. Outdoors there is a free skateboarding park open during good weather Tuesdays-Sundays from April through November, outdoor basketball courts and the Lorusso Field of Dreams baseball complex featuring “Little Fenway”. The HYCC is available for daily rentals or long-term contract.
2020 SPORTS CALENDAR
The Swagger Cup, January 18-20, Charles Moore Arena, Orleans
Total Athletics Youth Cape Ice Classic Tournament, February 14-16, HYCC
BYHA 54rd Annual Invitational “A” Tournament, February 21-23, HYCC
Hyannis Half Marathon, February 23
The Frozen Tundra, February 21-23, Tony Kent Arena & HYCC
Barnstable Youth Basketball Tournament, March 13-15, HYCC
Cape and Islands All Star Basketball Game, March 15, HYCC
Shamrock Showdown - March 13-15
USGG Commandant's Cup Hockey Tournament, April 16-18, HYCC
Lobster Pot Hockey Tournament, May 8-10, HYCC
Ragnar Relay Cape Cod, May 8-9, 2020
Cape Abilities Harbor Walk, TBA
Cape Cod Challenge Cup Soccer (Sandwich), May 22-24
New England Soccer Classics (Orleans), May 22-24
48th Annual Figawi Race, May 22-24
Wellfleet Triathlon, May 30, 2020
Tour De Barnstable, June 7
Cape Cod Chowdah Classic Women’s Hockey Tournament, June 26-28, HYCC
Coastal Rowing Regatta – Provincetown, June 6
Cape Cod Baseball League All Star Game, July 25, Wareham
HYC Regatta, July 26 - 28
Beach Blitz Soccer, TBA
PAN-MASS Challenge, August 1-2
Yarmouth Ice Club Cranberry Open, August 6-9
New Balance Falmouth Road Race, August 16
The Great Provincetown Schooner Regatta & Yacht Race, TBA
Seaside Le Mans Race, September 5, Mashpee Commons
Cape Cod Senior Softball Classic, September 11-16
Annual Harvest Cup Soccer, TBA – Columbus Day Weekend
Eastern Sectional Championship, November 11-16, HYCC
Annual Cape Cod Waves Cranberry Classic, November 27 -29, Cape-wide
Annual Cape Cod Synchronized Skating Galo, December 11-13, HYCC
Watch footage from the 2015 National Theatre on Ice Competition on Cape Cod!
Check out this video about the Cape Cod Baseball League.
See video from the Yarmouth Ice Club Adult Theatre on Ice Competition.
Cape Cod is so honored to host the Pan-Mass Challenge annually.
Cape Cod also hosts the nation’s largest athletic conference, the Eastern College Athletic Conference and a professional soccer team - the Cape Cod Crusaders - past winners of the United Soccer League’s PDL crown.
Pickleball is one of the fastest growing sports in the United States among seniors and the Cape is no exception.
Click here to find places to play Pickleball on Cape Cod and watch a video recently featured on the official Pickleball Channel!
Cape Cod is the Golf Coast – 27 public and 15 private golf courses.
Whether you’re just beginning or a scratch player, Cape Cod’s 27 public courses and 15 private facilities run the gamut of skill levels. Well-manicured fairways and greens beckon golfers to the area, as does the region’s mild climate, which often allows golfers the unique opportunity to play 52 weeks a year.