If you’re looking for a unique destination in sports, Oklahoma City offers the only whitewater and flatwater venue in a downtown area at Riversport OKC, also home to the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Training Site for canoe, kayak and rowing. Oklahoma City is also home to the USOC’s national governing body of USA Softball and the NCAA’s Women College World Series, among many other thriving sport venues and events. Picking a designation for sports in OKC is easy, especially when it’s paired with a walkable downtown entertainment district, six miles of modern streetcar, nationally recognized restaurants and friendly people.
Downtown Hotel Rooms 3,163
Surrounding Area Hotel Rooms 18,188
Sports Venues 35
Largest Indoor Venue Bennet Center at State Fair Park
Largest Outdoor Venue North OKC Soccer Club
Closest Airport Will Rogers World Airport
>American Ninja Warrior
>USRowing Central Youth Rowing Championships
>NCAA Women’s College World Series
>New 340,000-sq.-ft. convention center opening in 2020.
>New 70-acre park, across from new convention center, will be fully opened in 2021.
>All-new eight-field baseball/softball complex, including two turf fields, is opening in 2020.
Key Indoor Venues
Bennet Center at State Fair Park
Chesapeake Energy Arena
Cox Convention Center, with a new convention center opening in 2020
Key Outdoor Venues
OKC Tennis Center
USA Softball’s Hall of Fame Stadium