66th annual Over The Line Tournament bats its way to Mission Bay

Over The Line
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Classic summertime sport attracts thousands of players, beach-goers and sports enthusiasts for two weekends of competitive play at Fiesta Island.

San Diego’s summertime staple — Over The Line — hits the sand at Fiesta Island for its 66th annual world championship tournament on Saturday and Sunday. More than 1,000 teams with the most creative names will see who can bat balls the farthest during two weekend round of games at this not-quite-a-G-rated family affair. New this year, “Glow-TL,” a glow in the dark golf event, will kick-off this long-standing tradition on Friday from 7 to 9 p.m., and on July 20, players and spectators can recharge at the OTL Beerfest, featuring local breweries and distilleries. Final weekend of play is July 20-21.

66th annual World Championship Over-The-Line Tournament: 7:30 a.m. to sunset. Saturday and Sunday and July 20-21. Fiesta Island, Mission Bay Park, San Diego. Free to spectators.