The Greater Lansing Sports Authority (GLSA) shares the global concerns over the Coronavirus (COVID–19). The GLSA is cautiously monitoring developments of the coronavirus outbreak and its impact on travelers to and from the region. With the situation evolving rapidly, we encourage the traveling public to follow any guidance offered by the CDC and local and state public health authorities. Due to numerous community-wide closures and event cancellations, please contact the facility directly to confirm their hours of operation. MORE INFO

Planning an Event


Our mission is to be the leading voice of sports tourism in the Greater Lansing area and to promote economic growth by attracting a diverse range of sporting events to the region. We will strive to enhance the quality of life for area residents through the development of local sports and fitness programs for all ages, with a special emphasis on the underserved population; and to support the continued development and maintenance of safe, high-quality athletic facilities.

We're a full-service Sports Commission, and fully-committed to the success of your event.

Planning and facilitating successful sports tournaments and events is our passion. Whether you could benefit from one or two of our services, or you need them all, the staff of the GLSA event services staff is at your service and ready to go.

Services Provided by GLSA

  • Venue Recommendations
  • Venue Negotiations
  • Hotel Proposals
  • Assistance with Event Publicity
  • Event Management Counseling
  • Assistance with Marketing and Promotions
  • Volunteer Recruitment
  • Entertainment Options
  • Personalized Event Visitor Guides
  • Registration Assistance
  • Program Planning
  • Local Referrals
  • Dignitary Welcome Letters
  • Custom Website Development