If you are looking to host a sporting event, you can do no better than Arlington, Texas. A city uniquely dedicated to sports, Arlington has anything and everything you need to plan the perfect experience.
No matter what type of sport you are looking to play, Arlington has the venues you've been searching for.
College Park Center is a multipurpose arena at the University of Texas at Arlington's campus. Home to both UTA’s men’s basketball and the WNBA's Dallas Wings, the facility includes a 8,400-square-foot arena floor as well as two practice courts. For sporting events, it can seat up to 7,000 screaming fans. UTA also has you covered when it comes to track and field with the 12,000-seat multipurpose Maverick Stadium.
Are you planning something that could benefit from nearly 100,000 square feet? Surprisingly, the Esports Stadium Arlington is a natural fit for many sporting events. Connected to the Sheraton Hotel, this world-class venue can host sports such as fencing and martial arts.
With the Arlington Independent School District, you are spoiled for choices. The school district contains 23 large football, soccer, or lacrosse fields and more than 28 small soccer fields. Not to mention six baseball fields, 10 youth baseball fields, 45 tennis courts, and four track and field stadiums. How's that for options?
Arlington Parks and Recreation is another treasure trove of possibilities. Facilities include a wide range of soccer and baseball fields, including three tee-ball fields and a miracle league field for children with disabilities. There are also two aquatic facilities for all your swimming and water aerobics needs.
For large events, consider our famous arenas. AT&T Stadium and Globe Life Park are both conveniently located in Arlington's Entertainment District. These state-of-the-art facilities, home to the Dallas Cowboys and the Texas Rangers respectively, are equipped to easily seat thousands of sports fans.
Globe Life Park also features the Texas Rangers Youth Ballpark. Located adjacent to the major league ballpark, the Youth Ballpark is sized with young athletes in mind. With bleachers that can seat up to 750 attendees, it's the ideal spot for little league action.
When it comes to the rising trend of Esports, or competitive multiplayer video gaming, Arlington is ahead of the pack. The Esports Stadium in Arlington’s Entertainment District is currently the largest stadium for live competitive gaming in the country. It dedicates a whopping 100,000 square feet to this growing phenomenon.
The stadium features cutting-edge LED displays, custom made for presenting video games to a mass audience. Now gamers from all over the world can come to Arlington to compete and connect with other enthusiasts.
From on-site visits and transportation coordination to marketing and public relations, the Arlington Sports Commission can assist you with all the services you require to make your sporting event a complete success. Contact us today to see how we can meet and exceed your needs.
The ball is in your court! Plan your next sporting event in Arlington, Texas, where we crown champions.