TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - The city of Tupelo is preparing for another busy weekend when it hosts a softball tournament.
The Eastwood Softball Complex is hosting 53 teams on Saturday.
Teams are coming from both inside and outside the state.
According to Tupelo Convention and Visitors Bureau Executive Director Neal McCoy, the city is expecting to produce $50,000 to $60,000 during the weekend.
"We've seen that value here in Tupelo, so that's why we have been doing that for over 25 years going after the youth sports market, so it's paid dividends to us."