“Sport has the power to change the world. It has the power to inspire. It has the power to unite people in a way that little else does...” —Nelson Mandela
Welcome to Salem — the Most Oregon Part of Oregon and a premier sports destination in the Pacific Northwest!
Located in the heart of Oregon’s verdant Willamette Valley, Salem offers the best of the big city and small town. Here, you’ll find state-of-the-art sports venues surrounded by fertile farmland, old growth forests and stunning vineyard views. Locally-owned restaurants serving farm-to-table food — along with a diverse and eclectic mix of arts and historic attractions — are led by warm, friendly people who are ready to roll out the red carpet for visiting groups. Most importantly, you’ll find seasoned experts and a dedicated sports commission who will work with you every step of the way to create a successful event.
We can’t wait to welcome you to Salem and the Mid-Willamette Valley.