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Upcoming Sports Events in Bowling Green, KY

From the Jr. Ryder Cup to the Houchens KHSAA Girls' Sweet 16 Basketball Championships, from the U.S. Adult Soccer Association National Cup to a Men's Fast Pitch National Tournament, we've hosted a wide variety of prestigious events in Bowling Green.

The following are premier sporting events in 2019. To view our full calendar of upcoming sporting events, please visit our sports & outdoors events section.

  • Amateur Disc Golf Championships, April 18-20, 2019. This multi-course event brings the country's best amateur disc golf talent to Bowling Green, qualifying the top 20% of Advanced Division players for the U.S. Amateur Disc Golf Championships.
  • Mid-South Conference Tournaments- MSC has found a great fit in Bowling Green for many of its tournaments, including:
    • Men's and Women's Golf Conference Championships, April 21-24, 2019 at Bowling Green Country Club
    • Men's and Women's Tennis Conference Championships, April 18-21, 2019 at Kereiakes Park
    • Softball Conference Championships, May 2-5, 2019 at Buchanon Park
    • Baseball Conference Championships, May 1-5, 2019 at BG Ballpark
  • All-American Soap Box Derby, May 10-19, 2019. This event will take place at Phil Moore Park, on the Kiwanis Soap Box Derby Track. For the twenty-second straight year, the Bowling Green Soap Box Derby welcomes racers for All-American competition and fun that sends winners to the National Championship.
  • USA Softball Class A 8U National Tournament, July 22-28, 2019. This event takes place at Buchanon Park, where eight lighted fields and live-streaming capabilities make this facility a home-run for Amateur Softball Association tournaments all summer long.
  • Special Olympics Softball Tournament, September 13-15, 2019 at Buchanon Park
  • Kentucky State Disc Golf Pro/AM A-Tier Championships, September 28-29, 2019 at multiple courses
  • Leachman KHSAA Girls' and Boys' State Golf Championships, October 7-12, 2019. This event will take place at the Bowling Green Country Club. The top high school golfers in the state head to Bowling Green each fall for several days of championship play, camaraderie and celebration.

Significant Past Events

  • Numerous Sunbelt Conference Championships
  • NCAA Division I Men's Golf Regional, 2009
  • Women's NCAA Division I Tournament, Rounds I & II, 2009
  • Jr. Ryder Cup, 2008
  • Daisy International BB Gun Competition, 2004-09, 1991-97
  • USTA Mixed Double Tennis Championships, 2009-10
  • Golf Channel Amateur Tour Event, 2008
  • Houchens Industries/KHSAA Girls' Sweet 16 Tournament, 2006-15
  • Russell Athletic/ KHSAA Commonwealth Gridiron Bowl