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2016 Official Visitor Guide

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26 | Greater Green Bay 2016 Visitor Guide 26 | Greater Green Bay 2016 Visitor Guide Green Bay loves its football, so from March to August you can get your fix by checking out arena football with the Green Bay Blizzard. The Blizzard play in the premier Indoor Football League, and are a great option for an affordable family night out at the Resch Center. Also calling the Resch home is the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay's NCAA Division I men's basketball team, the Green Bay Phoenix. Take in games from November through February. Collegiate hockey fans can also enjoy the fast pace of the four-time National champion St. Norbert College Green Knights men's hockey games at the Cornerstone Community Ice Center, November through February. Also check out the United States Hockey League Green Bay Gamblers, who have captured two Junior A National Championships, five Anderson Cups, four Clark Cups and seven USHL Eastern Division titles. Catch a game at the Resch Center from late September through April. Plan a night out at the ball park to see the Green Bay Bullfrogs. The Bullfrogs are in the Northwoods League, one of the premier summer collegiate baseball leagues in the country. The Bullfrogs host 36 games at Joannes Park, a picture perfect opportunity to take in an American past time. In May, over 14,000 runners get cheers from spectators lining the streets during the Cellcom Green Bay Marathon. Runners from all over the globe come to compete in this world-class event, tabbed as Runner's World's 10 most fun events. In June, Green Bay also hosts the Bellin Run, with 16,000 runners making it one of the largest 10K races in the country. Golf the great outdoors at Highland Ridge Golf Course. With the gently rolling terrain and the signature waterfall hole, the course boasts four sets of tees to challenge all levels of golfers. The legendary open waters of Green Bay and Lake Michigan produce some of the best walleye fishing in the state. South Bay Marina offers "big water" boaters a variety of amenities and services including transient slips and maintenance services. Meanwhile, visiting fishermen will appreciate the area's numerous and well-maintained launch ramps, like Fox Point Boat Launch in De Pere and Bay Shore Park just northeast of Green Bay. a ye-rnd a ye-rnd a tn sports sports sports Cellcom Green Bay Marathon. Photo by Kyle Bursaw, Green Bay Press-Gazette.

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