Salem, OR – These two major events that bring in over $1 million dollars to the City of Salem are taking place the first week in August.

The The ASA/USA Girls 18A Fast Pitch National Tournament, which brings in 50 teams from across the country, kicks things off Monday with pool play.  It’s a great event with top teams battling it out.

Wednesday double-elimination bracket play starts with the championship game finishing up Sunday.  For more info click HERE.

The Oregon National Guard Hoopla is a premier 3-on-3 basketball tournament and it is believed to be the 2nd largest event of its kind in the United States. The 19th edition of Hoopla is held August 5th & 6th.  Approximately 1,000 teams and 4,000 participants are anticipated.  Go HERE for more info.