Doolin’s Irish Pub, on the bustling corner of Nelson and Granville is downtown Vancouver, will host the Southsiders 3 on 3 Outdoor Soccer Tournament on August 30th. This all day, all ages event will benefit Athletics for Kids and set you up for a full day of community soccer fun ahead of the Vancouver Whitecaps FC vs Portland Timbers match at BC Place in the evening.
Southsiders 3 on 3 Outdoor Soccer Tournament
Where: Doolin’s Parking Lot (Nelson at Seymour, Downtown Vancouver)
When: Saturday, August 30, 2014 from 12:00pm to 7:00pm
What: Show up ready to play, enjoy the beer garden, and order from the specialty take-out menu from Doolin’s. Portland Timbers supporters have also been invited to participate. Families are welcome in the event area, but the beer garden is 19+. Matches will be played on blacktop and the entry fee is $20 per team. The round robin begins at 1:00pm and finals will be concluded by 5:00pm. Rain or shine, they will be accepting a maximum of 12 teams.
The Vancouver Southsiders is Canada’s oldest and largest supporters club. Founded in 1999, they are known for their awesome atmosphere at Whitecaps games but also for their charity and community outreach. John and I have also been proud members of the Southsiders for the last three years.
Athletics for Kids‘ overarching goal is to be there to assist any BC child in their dream of playing amateur sports. The organization continues to grow and thrive, and through its history has helped over 2500 BC kids get active in sporting activities. Athletics for Kids wants all kids to have the opportunity to play.
Follow the Southsiders on Twitter and Doolin’s on Twitter for more information and head down to Doolin’s on August 30th to join in the fun.