Bryan College Station: 5 “Cushy” Digs to Host Your Next Event
24 Jul, 2019
The Bryan College Station sports crew is ready for YOU! With over 30 multi-purpose fields, an abundance of indoor event space and an award winning staff, the possibilities are seemingly endless. Here are five facilities that are sure to elevate your next event:
TOP FIVE FACILITIES
1. VETERANS PARK & ATHLETIC COMPLEX
Sports: Soccer, Football, Softball, Ultimate Frisbee, Lacrosse, Archery
Home to countless championships and millions of spectators throughout the years, Veterans Park & Athletic Complex is without a doubt the place to play in Bryan College Station! Veterans Park & Athletic Complex is an award winning park that sprawls across 150 acres and features 9 grass fields, 4 synthetic turf fields and 5 diamonds. Off the field, athletes and spectators will find spacious pavilions, covered seating, onsite restrooms and over 1,500 parking spaces.
2. E.B. CUSHING STADIUM
Sports: Outdoor Track & Field
Redefining the norms of track & field stands E.B. Cushing Stadium. Opened in April 2019, this “Cushy” $39.8 million stadium boasts an IAAF certified Beynon track surface, a nine-lane oval, a nine-lane sprint & hurdle straightaway and an initial seating capacity of 2,200. E.B. Cushing Stadium features numerous hospitality amenities, official’s quarters and a cutting-edge press box fit for full broadcasts. Already established as one of the nation’s premier track & field venues, E.B. Cushing Stadium will undoubtedly elevate your next event.
3. FORD HALL OF CHAMPIONS
Sports: Powerlifting, Wrestling, eSports, Gymnastics
Home to the 2018 USA Powerlifting Collegiate Nationals, this massive 33,000-square-foot indoor event space serves as Bryan College Station’s premier indoor venue. Located inside the famed Kyle Field, the Ford Hall of Champions stretches 100 yards in length, boasts 60 foot ceilings and stands as an entirely column-free structure. Customizable ribbon boards, video screens and built-in food and beverage capabilities add to the versatility of the Ford Hall of Champions.
4. TEXAS A&M NATATORIUM
Sports: Swimming & Diving, Water Polo
Wanting to upgrade your swimming or diving event? Look no further than the Texas A&M Natatorium. This world class swimming and diving facility offers its athletes an eight-lane, 50-meter competition pool alongside a state-of-the-art dive well, with platforms ranging from 1 to 10 meters in height. Additional features include a dryland training area, poolside meeting rooms, heated Jacuzzi spas and a seating capacity of 2,524.
5. BRAZOS COUNTY EXPO
Sports: Equestrian, Rodeo, Boxing, eSports
Host of the 2018 AQHA Youth World Cup, the Brazos County Expo is the ideal venue for equestrian, rodeo and livestock competitions in the Brazos Valley. The complex encompasses a 70,000-square-foot arena with seating for 3,000 and offers a second 75,000-square-foot arena tailored towards cutting, dressage and barrel racing events. Two 60,000-square-foot pavilions surround the complex with the ability to house a total of 1,674 heads of cattle or 532 horses. The complex also includes 50,000-square-feet of indoor multi-use space that can house a variety of indoor sports.
Bryan College Station
Time and time again families fall in love with the Bryan College Station community. Parents are appreciative of the community’s affordability and overall safety while kiddos love the area’s fun and funky eateries. World-class attractions such as the George H.W. Bush Presidential Library and Aggieland Safari provide families the opportunity to make lifelong memories. Whether it’s the growing assortment of entertainment options or the tasty food scene, families are often wowed by what many peg as just a “college town.”
Let our sports team develop an unforgettable experience for your next event. Call (979) 260-9898 or visit bcssportsandevents.com to draw up a gameplan.
Contact Info: Dominique Powell, CSEE, Director of Sports + Events
Bryan College Station Sports + Events