Bring Your Sporting Event to Cabarrus County, NC | Sports Destination Management

Bring Your Sporting Event to Cabarrus County, NC

Oct 14, 2021

Cabarrus County is located in Central North Carolina, just 30 minutes northeast of Charlotte. Renowned for auto racing, the area’s sports scene includes top-of-the-line indoor and outdoor venues for competition of all kinds.

Cabarrus County, NC also offers:

  • Over 30 hotels to choose from that fit all budgets
  • Versatile event venues, including six new turf fields, multi-use grass field complex, multi-use indoor courts, an arena that can seat 5,000, baseball stadiums, golf courses, tennis courts, track and cross-country fields, disc golf courses and more
  • Convenient access to Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT), Concord-Padgett Regional Airport (USA) and Interstate 85, 77 and 40
  • Over 175 places to eat including locally owned restaurants and national favorites

West Cabarrus Turf Complex
Brand new and game-day ready, the West Cabarrus High School Turf Complex is home to three new turf fields including one stadium and two practice fields. Ready for competition, all fields feature T°Cool® evaporative cooling technology and are equipped with lights. These versatile fields are lined for soccer and football and are tic-marked for lacrosse. With three additional stadium fields, Cabarrus County offers a total of six turf fields. All include the same features and are located near each other as well as top attractions and hotels.

Frank Liske Park
An ideal location for sports and outdoor group events, this 238-acre park encompasses an 11-field soccer complex, four lighted softball fields, six lighted tennis courts, volleyball courts and an 18-hole disc golf course. Frank Liske also features a variety of amenities including picnic shelters, a miniature golf course, playgrounds, walking trails and a nine-acre lake with fishing and paddle boats.

Carolina Courts
This 47,120-square-foot facility contains multi-use courts for a variety of events including but not limited to basketball, volleyball, pickleball, cheerleading, gymnastics, wrestling, tradeshows and community events. Carolina Courts also serves the community with ongoing leagues, camps, training, and open play available daily. Situated in Historic Downtown Concord, this venue is within walking distance of restaurants, shopping and family-friendly entertainment options.

Located within minutes of the area’s outstanding sports venues, lodging options in Cabarrus County offer a wide range of amenities and price points for every budget. Choose from more than 30 hotels where Cabarrus County’s friendly hospitality experts work behind the scenes to ensure a seamless experience for both organizers and attendees.

Area Attractions
Before or after the main event, groups can explore everything from adrenaline-pumping adventures like iFLY Indoor Skydiving and K1 Speed electric kart racing to relaxed local dining and shopping in charming downtowns. Other unique attractions include SEA LIFE Aquarium, located alongside over 200 stores and even more entertainment at the state’s largest outlet and value retail shopping center, Concord Mills.

Consider Us Your Pit Crew!
The Cabarrus County Convention & Visitors Bureau offers a dedicated services team that works to connect community partners and venues to successfully service your sporting event.

Go to for more information on hosting your sporting event in Cabarrus County or contact the Cabarrus County CVB team today.

Jarrod Rabatin
Sports Sales Manager
Cabarrus County CVB

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