Few cities adore their sports teams the way NOLA loves the Saints, and the city's other sports teams as well. Locals and visitors flock to the Smoothie King Center to cheer on the Pelican. And there’s nothing like Baby Cakes Minor League Baseball at the Shrine on Airline.
New Orleans is also home to the nation’s third-oldest race track, The Fair Grounds, and the PGA’s Zurich Classic draws huge crowds every spring. Throw college football bowl games, championship college basketball tournaments, internationally recognized running events, and soccer to the mix and New Orleans and sports are as inseparable as red beans and rice. See who’s playing what and where below.