Top-Notch Facilities to Host Your Future Event

The Paducah-McCracken Convention Center in Paducah, Ky., offers over 110,000 square feet of space that is awaiting your next event. With 16 volleyball and four basketball courts in addition to a 40,000 square-foot exposition hall, the convention center is perfect for a multi-sport tournament weekend.

The Paducah-McCracken Convention Center in Kentucky is very large in size.

The facility opened in late 2020, and dates are quickly filling up. In addition to the large convention center, the venue is located near the Ohio and Tennessee Rivers, as well as the Lower Arts District downtown. Both offer stunning views for after event exploring on the town and are also frequent photo spots perfect for family or team photos.

 

 

The Valley Sports Academy in Lake Hailie, Wis., is located in the heart of the Chippewa Valley. Parents of youth athletes saw a need for a new facility in the area, and after a few years of gathering information, the VSA was built and funded by the owner.

VSA broke ground on the facility last year.

The facility is large coming in at 116,000 square feet and offers amenities perfect for soccer, lacrosse, softball, baseball, and hockey.

For locals or teams located near the area, the VSA will also act as home to team sports and tournaments. Even though the facility is still under construction, it is slated to open in early 2022.

 

 

Bell Bank Park in Mesa, Az., is 320 acres of fields for the most avid of sports fans.

Bell Bank Park opened its doors in early 2022.

Under the wing of Legacy Sports USA, Bell Bank Park is a multi-sport complex that offers soccer fields, volleyball courts, basketball courts, baseball and softball fields, pickleball courts, and an E-Sports arena.

The park also consists of a fitness and wellness onsite center, an in-house performance facility, and a convention center ready to host gymnastics meets, cheerleading competitions, and dance tournaments. The facility will open in 2022.

 

Kino Sports Complex plans to add a large ice rink within the next four years.

The Kino Sports and Entertainment Complex in Tucson, Az., will soon be perfect for ice sports.

With a large ice arena and field house, winter tournaments will be a staple come 2026.

Even though the ice facilities will not be open for another four years, a recent completed expansion is ready to go. The complex currently features a field house, multi-purpose facilities, 12 indoor and outdoor fields, and 20 pickleball courts.

The new Wilmington Sports Complex will offer 11 fields with outdoor lighting perfect for nighttime tournaments. Sitting on 65 acres of land, the center just broke ground this fall.

Wilmington’s Convention Center is underway.

With plans to offer soccer, football, lacrosse, ultimate frisbee, rugby, collegiate intramural tournaments, high school tournaments, and youth tournaments, dates will be filling up fast upon completion.

The city of Wilmington is also expecting a large impact from the facility predicting nearly 4000 visitors daily.

 

 

The Colorado Convention Center, pictured here as a mock-up, is set to open in 2023.

The new Colorado Convention Center in Denver, Col. includes 80,000 square feet of multi-purpose space for indoor sports events planners, 150,000 square feet of open meeting space, and 600,000 square feet of exhibition space perfect for tradeshows.

Investors estimate the center will bring in an additional $85 million of economic impact per year when it opens in 2023.

 

A mock-up of Wintrust Sports Complex shows its size.

Wintrust Sports Park in Bedford, Ill., is a multi-purpose sports tourism facility offering over 100,000 square feet of indoor space perfect for volleyball and basketball tournaments.

The park is also family friendly, stating in their mission, “the goal of Wintrust Sports Complex at Bedford Park is to welcome all athletes, families, and individuals to the nation’s most inviting, premier sports and entertainment experience.”

Because it is family friendly, the park also includes a family center complete with a full arcade, laser tag, E-Sports, a bar, and a restaurant.