2018 Sports Facilities Guide: Sports RI, Rhode Island

Sports RI, Rhode Island|Dunkin' Donuts Center|McCoy Stadium
Rhode Island is compact in size, with a variety of stadiums, fields, and courts within easy reach of accommodations. The Ocean State is a year-round destination perfect for youth sports, college and university athletics, and professional teams. The state’s fun family attractions, pristine beaches, and award-winning restaurants offer plenty for athletes and their families to do after the game. The Rhode Island Convention & Entertainment Complex, located in the center of Providence, RI, consists of the Rhode Island Convention Center, the Dunkin’ Donuts Center and The VETS. Situated between New York City and Boston, Rhode Island is easy to get to and about 25 percent of the nation’s population lives within 500 miles of the state.

Dunkin' Donuts Center

Dunkin' Donuts Center

Providence’s 14,000-seat Dunkin’ Donuts Center (the Dunk), is the area’s premier multi-use entertainment and sporting events arena. Home to the AHL Providence Bruins and the Big East Providence College men's basketball team, the Dunk hosts sporting events, major concerts, family shows and trade shows. The state-of-the-art facility has 31,000 square feet of arena space, a ceiling height of 90 feet, a 25,000-square-foot concourse, a 12,000-square-foot lobby, 20 luxury suites, hospitality space and more. The Dunk is connected via sky bridge to the Rhode Island Convention Center, which is in turn attached to the 564-room Omni Providence Hotel and Providence Place, a downtown shopping destination filled with big-name retailers, restaurants, and entertainment options.   Quick Facts Total Space 31,000 square feet Largest Contiguous Space 31,000 square feet Meeting Rooms On-Site Yes Union Facility Yes Permanent Seating 14,000 Ceiling Height 90 feet Column-Free Yes Hotel Rooms Within a 10-Minute Drive 2,400 Contacts Cheryl Cohen, Director of Marketing, Public Relations & Booking ccohen@dunkindonutscenter.com 401-331-0700 ext. 7123 Debra Polselli Executive Assistant/Booking dpolselli@dunkindonutscenter.com 401-331-0700 ext. 7112 dunkindonutscenter.com

McCoy Stadium

McCoy Stadium

Based in Pawtucket, Rhode Island, McCoy Stadium is one of the oldest, premier baseball facilities in minor league baseball and has been the home of the Pawtucket Red Sox for more than 40 years. In addition to more than 70 home games each summer, McCoy can accommodate special events with its variety of outdoor and indoor venues within the park. Looking out onto the field, McCoy’s VIP Suites offer an intimate setting for small group sessions. Adjacent team clubhouses and VIP barbecue spaces are available for larger groups. The left field terrace, overlooking the field and the home bullpen, is the perfect space for cocktail events and networking opportunities for small groups. Quick Facts Distance from Downtown 6.2 miles Permanent Lighting Yes Parking On-Site  Yes Permanent Restrooms Yes Permanent Seating 7,218 (up to 11,800 including VIP, meeting space, grass berm, bleachers and standing room sections) Hotel Rooms Within a 10-Minute Drive 2,300   Contact Rob Crain, Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing rcrain@pawsox.com 401- 721-5196 pawsox.com