Nestled in the heart of Illinois lies DuPage County, a dynamic center for sports enthusiasts of all ages and interests. From state-of-the-art facilities to exhilarating events, this region offers a diverse array of opportunities to engage in athletic pursuits and celebrate the spirit of competition. Join us as we delve into the exciting lineup of events for the remainder of 2024 that make DuPage County a haven for athletes and spectators alike.

TNBA Annual Championship Convention – May 16-26
Celebrating its 85th Anniversary, TNBA Week brings together bowlers from across the nation for a week-long extravaganza of competitions and festivities. With events ranging from championship tournaments to gala banquets, this convention aims to invigorate the passion for bowling, particularly among younger generations.

WGA 97th Women’s Western Junior Championship – June 10-14
A historic event in the world of golf, the Women's Western Junior Championship showcases the talent of young female golfers from across the country. Held at the prestigious Hinsdale Golf Club, this tournament continues a tradition that dates back to 1920, providing a platform for future stars of the game to shine.

106th Men’s Western Junior – June 17-20
The Men’s Western Junior Championship, held at Ruth Lake Country Club, is the oldest national junior tournament in the United States. With past winners including legends like Tiger Woods, this event serves as a proving ground for the next generation of golf superstars. 

Young golfer teeing off near clubhouse with crowd watchingCharles Cherney/Western Golf Association

USA Swimming Speedo Sectionals – July 11-14
Elite swimmers converge at the FMC Natatorium at Ty Warner Park for the USA Swimming Speedo Sectionals, offering top-tier racing opportunities outside of the collegiate circuit. With hundreds of attendees from across the nation, this event showcases the pinnacle of domestic swimming talent.

Swimmers in competition diving off block into pool

Spikeball Major – July 12-14
Oak Brook Park District plays host to the Spikeball Major, a thrilling competition in the rapidly growing sport of roundnet. With divisions for all ages and skill levels, this event attracts players from around the world for a weekend of intense competition and camaraderie.

Lombard Cycling Classic – July 23
Part of the Chicago Grit series, formerly known as Intelligentsia Cup, the Lombard Cycling Classic is a highlight in the cycling calendar. Taking place in Downtown Lombard, this event is one of the three races in DuPage County's leg of the 10-day series, known as the DuPage Triple Crown. Whether you're a seasoned cyclist or a local resident, don't miss the family fun ride at 6 pm – a perfect opportunity for locals and visitors to engage in the excitement of the race day.

NABF 2024 Charlie Blackburn Major Division World Series – July 31-August 4
Lee Pfund Field and Zimmerman Field set the stage for the NABF World Series, bringing together talented baseball teams from across the country. With a format that includes pool play and single elimination, this tournament promises high-stakes action and unforgettable moments on the diamond.

USA Flag 2024 Chicago Cup – August 24-25
Formerly known as the Flag Football World Championship Tour, the USA Flag Chicago Cup is the pinnacle of flag football tournaments in the region. With thousands of teams and tens of thousands of athletes, this event offers a festival-style experience complete with sponsors, vendors, and exciting activities for participants and spectators alike.

CCM World Invite – November 1-3
DuPage County hosts the largest youth hockey tournament in the world, welcoming over 500 teams and 10,000 athletes from across North America. With over 1,250 games played, this event is a testament to the county's commitment to advancing youth hockey and fostering a love for the sport.

Youth hockey players on the ice facing country flags during National Anthem

USA Water Polo Kap7 Champions Cup – November 8-10
Returning to DuPage County after a successful event in 2022, the USA Water Polo Kap7 Champions Cup showcases the best youth water polo players in the nation. With nearly 500 athletes and 24 teams competing at the FMC Natatorium, this tournament promises thrilling matches and fierce competition.

Young water polo players in pool during matchUSA Water Polo

Unlocking the DuPage County Sports Scene:
Whether you're a dedicated athlete or a casual sports enthusiast, DuPage County offers a wealth of opportunities to indulge your passion for competition and camaraderie. With top-notch venues and an exciting lineup of events, there's something for everyone to enjoy and explore. Don't miss out on the excitement – plan your next sports-filled adventure in DuPage County today!

Check out DuPage Sports Commission's Calendar of Events for more information and stay up to date on the latest happenings in the world of sports in DuPage County.