The Brewtown Showdown for 2015 will be a Men's open tournament..
The Brewtown Showdown is also known as the Milwaukee Lacrosse Festival. This tournament is entering is fifteenth year.
The 2015 tournament will be played at Kletzsch Park in Glendale, Wisconsin on August 1st. This is a wonderful tournament atmosphere with lacrosse outfitters, concessions, competitive games, fun times and awards for the victors.
We hope to see you and your teams this August.
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What's the story of the Brewtown Showdown?
2015 marks the 15th Annual Milwaukee Lacrosse Festival - Brewtown Showdown
The Brewtown Showdown was started in 2000 as men's tournament in order to bring teams from nearby regions together to play against the newly established Milwaukee Lacrosse Team. There were six teams involved in the first year with teams coming from Chicago, Michigan and even Toronto. We held the first youth game with what later became players that established the Verona and University School teams.
Over the years we have added a youth component in conjunction with the Milwaukee Area Youth Lacrosse Association and most recently the girl's high school portion. At this point for 2015, we will have seven different divisions of play for five age groups. We anticipate hosting forty teams during the weekend.
Play hard, have fun and honor the game!
Games will start Saturday morning at 8:00 AM and run all day until 6:00 PM. Games will continue Sunday morning and teams will play for a championship.
- Games will consist of two 22 minute running halves
- Five minutes at half time
- One 60 second timeout per game
- Penalties start on the restart whistle when the player is in the box
- Each team will play a minimum of four games – two/three Saturday and one/two on Sunday
- Trophies will be awarded to top youth, high school and adult division teams.
Sponsorship opportunities are available for the Brewtown Showdown. Sponsorships include field sponsors, signage on the website, coaches folders, vendor village, referee uniforms, program guides.
Contact the Hot4Lax office at (262)717-9996 for details.