Why Volunteer?

The GSWS 2017 will be hosted in Portland, Oregon, over the week of September 4-10, 2017. 

With close to 200 softball teams from 43 cities across North America - from Toronto to Tampa and Columbus to Denver - the GSWS is the worlds largest GLBT sporting event. Over 4000 athletes will converge on Portland for one great week of incredible softball and recreation. 

Events will be held nightly including the Hall of fame dinner at the Nike Tiger Woods Center (Sept. 5); Charity event at the DoubleTree by Hilton Portland (Sept. 6), Miss and Mr. Gay World Series Pageant at Embers (Sept. 7), Semi-Finals Series Games at Delta Park Complex and the Portland Spirit River Cruise (Sept. 8) and on Saturday, Sept. 9, the Closing Ceremonies Block Party at CC Slaughters and Fox and Hounds bars.