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Can-Am Invitational

The Best of the Midwest

The Can-Am Invitational features teams from both the United States and Canada, particularly the lacrosse hotbed of Southern Ontario. The Can-Am Invitational has grown into one of the can't-miss recruiting events in the Midwest for college coaches. 

The Invitational is the team event connected to the Can-Am Showcase—the region's top individual showcase. It is held on seven outdoor, and three full-size indoor turfs at the Grand Park Sports Campus. 

This event is open to any and all teams in the corresponding graduation years.


Including Alpha • Burning River • Commonwealth Kings • Dominate • Force Lacrosse • Great Lakes • Haymakers  • Headlines • Missouri 22 • PLG • Second City • Steelhead • Team ONE • The Lacrosse School • True IL • True IN • True MI • True OH  and more!

2023 will be the 11th annual Can-Am Invitational!

Registration Details

  • Deposit Due: Upon Registration
  • Full Payment Due: 9/13/23

Failure to meet the payment deadline will constitute non-acceptance of the tournament registration and a forfeiture of the tournament spot and deposit fee. 


  •  Modified NCAA Rules
  •  Playday Format  - 3 games guaranteed
  •  Certified referees
  • All turf facility (7 outdoor, 3 indoor)


The can't miss recruiting weekend in the Midwest

NXT Invitationals are annually some of the best-attended recruiting events by college coaches. In 2022, the Can-Am Showcase & Invitational weekend attracted 97 college coaches from Division I, II, and III schools. 

Are you a college coach?

Register to recruit at this event today!

NXT operates some of the most elite and oldest recruiting events in the nation. Whether that be an individual Showcase or a team event, NXT has a wide variety of recruiting opportunities. 

Coaches who pre-register for an event will be sent digital rosters, schedules, and post-event film

Need to Know

Registration for Fall 2023 opens in April! Teams can follow the steps to registration by clicking below, or by reaching out to our tournament director. From here, parents can also complete their waiver!


Next Level Video is our exclusive video provider for this event. Games will be professionally filmed in HD from an elevated angle and several game film and highlight reel packages are available. Order before the event to lock in discounted early-bird rates.

Can-Am Youth Invitational

Looking to bring your Middles School Teams? The Can-Am Youth Invitational runs Saturday alongside the Can-Am Showcase. This event is open to any and all teams in the 2028-2030 grad years and is a perfect option for clubs already participating in the Sunday event.



Click here to view the whole schedule for this weekend. Plan your trip, and make sure you don't miss the match-up you've been waiting for.

Download The App

Download the Tourney Machine App to easily follow your team throughout the tournament. Get schedule updates, scores and standings right from your phone.


From real-time weather updates to offerings fully staffed by Athletic Trainers, NXT takes youth sports safety very seriously. Click below to find out more.

Area Activities

Looking for some fun off the field? Hamilton County has fun, affordable adventures and serves up delicious dishes for families and teams. Plus, be sure to claim your Grand Park Savings Pass for ultimate savings during your stay.

Stay to Play Policy

NXT strives to provide a streamlined hotel experience for all participants. As part of this effort, we require that all non-commuting teams participating in our tournaments (as a condition of acceptance) make hotel accommodations using our tournament housing services. Please do not call the hotels directly. We appreciate your support as these partnered hotels assist in sponsoring our event.

Grand Park

19000, Grand Park Blvd Westfield, IN 46074 / Spanning over 400 acres, in Westfield, IN, this sports complex is the largest of its kind - all for the love of the game. Grand Park features over 30 multi-purpose fields, permanent bathrooms and concession buildings, and plenty of FREE parking!


Photos from the Can-Am Invitational are available on Facebook!

VP of Event Sales & Recruiting
Brett Manney