2018 Sports Facilities Guide: Beaumont, Texas

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Beaumont, Texas, has been the birthplace of champions and sports legends since Babe Didrikson Zaharias, the world’s greatest female athlete. This fan-friendly city has a true love for the game and history shows it always has. When it comes to successful sporting events, Beaumont knows what it takes to lay the groundwork for success. The city’s local business partners, from the hotels to sporting venues, rally to ensure visiting teams and fans are treated to top-notch service and hospitality. From the start, the Beaumont CVB Team is ready to work closely with planners to develop a solid game plan for tournaments of all sizes.

Ford Park Entertainment Complex

Ford Park Entertainment Complex

The multi-purpose Ford Arena is ideal for a variety of indoor sporting events. The facility offers easily scalable stadium seating for 8,500 and provides 34,000 square feet of exhibit floor space. Versatility on point, the Ford Exhibit Hall has 48,000 square feet of exhibit floor space, nine meeting rooms and 11,000 square feet of lobby or pre-function space. The Exhibit Hall is attached to the arena and, when combined, the two venues provide 93,000 square feet of contiguous floor space. Ford Park Entertainment ComplexQuick Facts Total Space 48,000 square feet Largest Contiguous Space 93,000 square feet Meeting Rooms On-Site Yes Union Facility No Permanent Seating 8,500 Ceiling Height 51 ft Column-Free Yes for Ford Arena, No for Ford Exhibit Hall Hotel Rooms Within a 10-Minute Drive 3,700+ Contact Claudio Oliveira, General Manager claudio_oliveira@comcastspectacor.com 409-951-5400 fordpark.com

Beaumont Athletic Complex

Beaumont Athletic Complex

The Beaumont Athletic Complex plays a major role in hosting regional, state and national softball tournaments. With a 12-field capacity, the complex can easily accommodate tournaments with ten to more than 120 teams. Soccer, basketball and sand volleyball courts top off this beautiful complex to fit every recreational need. The newest addition to the complex is the Beaumont Municipal Tennis Center. The Tennis Center offers a total of 24 tennis courts, with four being covered and 20 uncovered. It also features a 4,500-sq.-ft. clubhouse with a pro shop, lounge, locker rooms, restrooms and a large covered porch. Beaumont Athletic ComplexQuick Facts Distance from Downtown 5.5 miles Total Space 12 softball diamonds, 24 tennis courts, 4 volleyball courts, soccer field, lighted, covered pavilion with basketball court Permanent Lighting Yes Parking On-Site Yes Permanent Restrooms Yes Permanent Seating 51 five-tier bleachers Hotel Rooms Within a 10-Minute Drive 3, 700+ Contact Jimmy Neal, Recreation Superintendent jimmy.neale@beaumonttexas.gov 409-838-3613 visitBeaumonttx.com/athleticcomplex