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1203, 2019

Play Obetz

By |March 12th, 2019|Categories: Community|

April 13 Play Obetz is back! After many years, we're happy to be bringing this event back! Fortress Obetz is the perfect new home for Play Obetz. Show off your skills at Play Obetz 2019! Compete in a number of sporting events for a chance to win a prize. This FREE family-friendly event is open to ages 4+. We're going to be giving away tons of prizes! Basketball, football, lacrosse, [...]

1103, 2019

MLB Pitch Hit & Run

By |March 11th, 2019|Categories: Community|

April 13 Pitch Hit & Run™ is the official skills competition of Major League Baseball®. This grassroots program is designed to provide youngsters with an opportunity to compete, free of charge, in a competition that recognizes individual excellence in core baseball/softball skills. Boys and girls are divided into four age divisions: 7/8, 9/10, 11/12, 13/14, and have the chance to advance through four levels of competition, including Team Championships at [...]

1003, 2019

MLB Jr. Home Run Derby

By |March 10th, 2019|Categories: Community|

April 13 MLB Junior Home Run Derby (JrHRD) provides players across the country an opportunity to participate in an exciting home run derby contest. All Local events are individually scored and the winners advance to one of ten (10) Regional Competitions. Regional Champions will advance and compete in the National Finals during Major League Baseball All-Star Week. You can register in person on the day of the event or you [...]

903, 2019

Obetz Easter Breakfast & Egg Hunt

By |March 9th, 2019|Categories: Community|

April 20 Hoppy Easter! Start the day off with an Easter Bunny breakfast. Enjoy pancakes and make a craft to take home! The breakfast will be held at the Obetz Community Center from 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM. Registration is required for breakfast. Next, hop with us to Fortress Obetz for the Annual Easter Egg Hunt! The Egg Hunt is for children who are 10 years of age or younger [...]

803, 2019

Ohio Machine Resolute Tournament

By |March 8th, 2019|Categories: Community|

May 4 & 18 Ohio Machine Lacrosse his proud to announce that they have once again partnered with Resolute Lacrosse, to host a pair of lacrosse tournaments at Fortress Obetz this May.  The 8th Annual Resolute Shootout will occur on Saturday, May 4. It features boys and girls teams from around the Midwest, showcasing some of the best teams in grades 6th grade and under. New this year is the inaugural Resolute [...]

703, 2019

Ohio Machine COYLL Tournament

By |March 7th, 2019|Categories: Community|

April 27 Ohio Machine Hosts the Central Ohio Youth Lacrosse League Tournament COYLL — Central Ohio Youth Lacrosse League serves 70 teams from 20 participating communities. Learn more here: theohiomachine.com/coyll

503, 2019

2019 USA Rugby Club National & Rugby Ohio State Championships

By |March 5th, 2019|Categories: Community|

June 1 & 2 We're thrilled to announce that the 2019 USA Rugby Club 15s National Championship will be hosted in conjunction with Rugby Ohio's 2019 High School State Championship at Fortress Obetz on June 1 - June 2! Read the full announcement here: http://bit.ly/2FkJm9a Tickets are on sale now for $15 each day and can be purchased here: http://bit.ly/2HNr4Af. Saturday's ticket grants access to all matches, both USA Rugby [...]

403, 2019

Under Armour All-America Lacrosse Showcase

By |March 4th, 2019|Categories: Community|

June 18 & June 19 The very best high school athletes from each region will participate in their local tryouts to earn the right to compete for their region at the Under Armour Underclass Tournament.  Tryouts are open to anyone in the 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023 graduation years. The Fortress is hosting the Midwest region! Visit their website to learn more: underarmourlacrosse.com

303, 2019

Famous Fortress Fireworks

By |March 3rd, 2019|Categories: Community|

July 4 Obetz hosts its 3rd Annual Famous Fortress Fireworks display — games, food trucks, inflatables, giveaways, and more. FREE!! On Thursday, July 4th, join the Obetz community at the Fortress and Memorial Park for the third annual fireworks display at Fortress Obetz! The fireworks will be let off in the field just north of the Memorial Park pond. The start time for the fireworks is set for 9:50 PM. The [...]

203, 2019

Shootout For Soldiers

By |March 2nd, 2019|Categories: Community|

July 13 - July 14 Shootout for Soldiers is a 24 hour lacrosse event with a mission to use lacrosse as a platform to support American veterans and foster community engagement. The games are fun – and are meant to bring the community together in support of our nation’s heroes. There is no championship or all-star team and the score runs for all 24 hours. There is good food, music and a [...]

103, 2019

Obetz Bowl

By |March 1st, 2019|Categories: Community|

August 29 Fortress Obetz hosts the Hamilton Township Rangers and the Groveport Madison Cruisers varsity football teams in the Third Annual Obetz Bowl. The series is tied at one game a piece! Check out this video that adds a little more spark to this rivalry. https://youtu.be/L1-3hhycPas