Visit USA 2023 Travel Planner

60 Whichever sport you follow, there is nothing like attending a match, game or race while visiting the U.S. For sports such as American football, baseball and basketball, games are more than just sporting contests, they are days out with the chance to make new friends SPORTING LIFE The Red Sox, Raiders, Lakers, Penguins and NASCAR await visitors GO, GO, GO There will be triple joy for Formula 1 fans in 2023 with a new November Las Vegas street race joining Austin’s U.S. Grand Prix in October and the Miami Grand Prix in May. Other top motor races include NASCAR’s Daytona 500 race, the Daytona International Speedway and the Indy 500. To the fore Watch golf's stars play in PGA Tour events on courses across the USA. Tickets for the U.S. Open and PGA Championship majors are readily available. The Phoenix Open held in late January/early February at TPC Scottsdale in Scottsdale, Arizona, also attracts overseas visitors. slam dunk National Basketball Association (NBA) games run from October to June. Tickets for early season and midweek games are often available and average around $90. TAILGATING Pre-game tailgate parties are a big part of National Football League (NFL) fixtures, from early September until February’s Super Bowl. Many stadiums offer tours on non-game days. Tickets for popular college matches are often easier to obtain. HOME RUN Knock it out of the park watching a Major Baseball League (MLB) game complete with beer and hotdogs. With 30 teams each playing 162 games between April and October, tickets are plentiful and start at low as $1.00. Getting tickets for the early rounds of the U.S. OPEN TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIP at the Billie Jean King Tennis Centre in New York’s Flushing Meadows games is relatively easy. There's no need to get your skates on to see ICE HOCKEY live. The National Hockey League (NHL) comprises 32 teams that each play 82 games from October to April, with the Stanley Cup Finals ending in June. Ticket prices typically start at just under $100. Las Vegas, the fight capital of the world, hosts top BOXING bouts and MIXED MARTIAL ARTS events. Pictured Main image: The Daytona 500 is the annual 500-mile NASCAR Cup Series seasonopener held at Daytona International Speedway. Above: Watch a college football match SPORTS Photo by Joshua Peacock on Unsplash