PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — This Father’s Day weekend, the Oregon Convention Centre is being turned into what organizers are calling the “Disneyland” of northwest sporting activities.
90,000 square feet of the middle will be jam-packed with things to do, merchandising booths and fulfill-and-greets with neighborhood athletes.
Attendees can shoot hoops on the Portland Path Blazer’s hardwood, do drills on the Timber’s indoor pitch. Or they can obtain, promote or trade old sports cards in the Worlds of Activity card zone.
Sporting activities-author John Canzano said the event will also advantage neighborhood non-income.
“Really it is just a celebration of all items sport,” Canzano explained. “It’s lovers its athletes, it is the groups that the fans love, and the athletes all under 1 roof and form of celebrating that knowledge alongside one another.”
Some of the massive names coming to the convention center incorporate University of Oregon’s Keith Brown and Daley McClellan, Oregon Condition University’s Jaydon Grant, former NFL gamers Anthony Newman and Alex Molden, Keanon Lowe, and Thorns foreward Morgan Weaver.