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Arlington Sports Commission

Arlington Sports Commission

Sports Commission

About Arlington Sports Commission

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.

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.

Things to do in Arlington Sports Commission

Arlington is in the heart of the North Texas Metroplex, and life as the middle child really is better! We’re just 15 minutes from DFW International Airport and off the crossroads of five major highways, making getting here a breeze. Now it’s time to start planning your next getaway!

Looking for things to do with kids? Or maybe you need a couple’s retreat? You’re covered. Whether you’re planning your crew’s next road trip or some solo adventures, we’ve got Texas-sized fun for every occasion. From full-throttle thrills and outdoor excursions to culinary journeys and spa treatments, we’ve got a whole World of Wonderful ready for you to discover.

Come join us in our World of Wonderful—explore below to discover all the amazing things to do in Arlington, TX!
People flock in droves to witness Arlington’s arts and culture scene, where art lovers and music fanatics are equally at home. With art institutions like the Arlington Museum of Art (AMA) and The Gallery at UT Arlington, and music venues like Arlington Music Hall and Symphony Arlington, you won’t find a shortage of arts, cultural events, and exhibits to enjoy.

Travel details

Since Arlington is centrally located in North Texas between Dallas and Fort Worth, it’s extremely easy to fly in to Dallas Fort Worth International Airport or Dallas Love Field. Arlington also sits at the crossroads of five major interstate highways, so driving into the city is no problem at all.

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- PR/Media Assistance - Site Visits - Transportation Assistance - Lodging Services - Welcome Bags/Gifts - Itinerary Development - Event Planning Assistance