Texas


RoundRock

Round Rock Hosting US Youth Soccer Southern Presidents Cup

June 10, 2019

The US Youth Soccer Southern Presidents Cup will be held at the Round Rock Multipurpose Complex and Old Settlers Park in Round Rock, Texas. more >>


Cowtown

Cowtown Offering Expanded Engagement Opportunities to Adults, Children

June 10, 2019

The Cowtown offers additional engagement opportunities to athletes of all ages and skill levels across the nation and North Texas. more >>


Troon

Troon 2019 Challenge Schedule Announced

June 6, 2019

Troon has announced the dates and locations nationwide for its 2019 Troon Challenge event. more >>


5onthe4th

Five on the 4th Run/Walk Returns for Patriotic Holiday

June 4, 2019

Five on the 4th returns to Dallas in time for a celebration of the all-American holiday. more >>


Concacaf

Dallas to Host CONCACAF Action This Summer

June 3, 2019

CONCACAF announced that Toyota Stadium is one of 15 venues to welcome the 2019 edition of the Gold Cup in the summer. more >>


DallasSports

DreamHack Dallas Announces Details

May 30, 2019

DreamHack Dallas will take place May 31-June 2, 2019, and will feature a Madden NFL 19 Tournament with prizes totaling $25,000. more >>


NCAA

Dallas, Atlanta to Host Combined NCAA National Championships as Part of Final Four

May 29, 2019

Something new on the NCAA front: combined championship events for Divisions I, II and III men’s and women’s basketball. more >>


RoundRock

Ultimate Division I College Championships Coming to Round Rock

May 23, 2019

Top 40 college Ultimate teams will be in Round Rock, the Sports Capital of Texas, this weekend for the Ultimate Division I College Championships. more >>



Go_RoundRock

Go Round Rock to Serve as New Brand for Leisure Tourism

April 29, 2019

The new brand reflects the city’s presence as a destination for sports tourists and as a well-rounded destination for “bleisure” tourism. more >>


USA_Cycling

USA Cycling Announces ODP Training Centers

April 8, 2019

USA Cycling has announced the four velodromes that will be participating in the Olympic Development Program as Training Centers. more >>


AscensionSeton

Ascension Seton to be Title Sponsor of 2019 Austin Marathon

January 21, 2019

High Five Events is excited to announce Ascension Seton as the title sponsor of the Austin Marathon. more >>


UnderArmour

Under Armour Returns as Presenting Sponsor of Austin Marathon

September 24, 2018

High Five Events announced Under Armour Inc. has returned as the presenting sponsor of the Austin Marathon. more >>


3M

3Mgives Names Austin Youth River Watch Beneficiary of 2019 3M Half Marathon

September 10, 2018

3Mgives has selected Austin Youth River Watch (AYRW) as the beneficiary of the 2019 3M Half Marathon. more >>


HighFive

2018 Austin Marathon Contributes $37.5 Million to Austin Economy

August 20, 2018

High Five Events proudly announces that the Austin Marathon® injected $37.5 million into the Austin economy during race weekend. more >>


STMA

Sports Turf Managers Association Awards Environmental Facility Certification to 14 Facilities

June 11, 2018

Sports Turf Managers Association has announced a total of 14 facilities with the organization’s Environmental Facility Certification. more >>


NFL

NFL Draft Promoting Sustainability in Dallas

June 11, 2018

The NFL is incorporating sustainability elements and activities at the 2018 NFL Draft in Dallas, Texas by planting trees. more >>



Portland

Play in Portland, Texas

March 1, 2019

Many youth sports tournaments are choosing the Texas coast to take advantage of outstanding sports venues and fabulous ocean scenery, combined with... more >>


RoundRock

Top 5 Reasons to Bring Your Tournament to Round Rock

September 5, 2018

As the Sports Capital of Texas, Round Rock holds a reputation for being a sports tourism hot spot. There are all kinds of reasons to bring your... more >>


RoundRock

Round Rock Is The Sports Capital Of Texas!

August 8, 2018

They say everything is bigger in Texas, and sports are no exception! Round Rock has made a name for itself as the Sports Capital of Texas, playing... more >>


Laredo

Pack Up the Teams and Head on Down to Laredo, Texas!

July 11, 2018

Want a destination for sports but one that also lends itself to a perfect blend of culture, language, culinary influences and ambiance? Look deep... more >>


Odessa

Odessa, Texas: The Home of Friday Night Lights Welcomes New Addition to the Football Family

June 27, 2018

The Permian Basin, an oil-rich area, brings thousands to work in the field. But the community and its passion for sports convinces them to stay. Get... more >>


Athens

Looking for a New Destination for Your Youth Baseball Tournament?

June 13, 2018

Located in the charming town of Athens, known as the “gateway to East Texas,” Coleman Park is the destination for youth baseball in Athens,... more >>


Plano Convention & Visitors Bureau

We Invite You To Play In Plano

April 2, 2018

Right smack in the middle of the great American Southwest is Plano, Texas, with 75 square miles of sport fields and facilities maintained by skilled... more >>


San Marcos Sports

San Marcos, Texas: Where Sports Just Come Naturally

March 7, 2018

Nestled between Austin and San Antonio, San Marcos is a sweet spot for sports, with vibrant natural beauty and plentiful outdoor amenities. From... more >>


Articles

Cricket Article | May 29, 2019
Big in Texas: Dallas Suburb Targeted for $500 Million Cricket Stadium

By: Michael Popke

In 2018, Texas became home of North America’s largest esports facility in Arlington. Now, plans appear to be moving forward with a $500 million...   More>>


MLSBall Article | May 15, 2019
Amid Enthusiasm From Cities, Major League Soccer Will Expand to 30 Teams

By: Michael Popke

Feeding on the building World Cup frenzy, Major League Soccer will be expanding to 30 teams. Nashville SC and Inter Miami CF begin play in 2020, and...   More>>


Tweet Article | May 1, 2019
Are Homeschooled Students and Teams the New Market for Event Owners?

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Some obvious takeaways from recent developments in Texas: The first is that contacting your state lawmakers works. But the second is something event...   More>>


blank Article | April 25, 2019
The Allure of College Towns

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

In college towns across the U.S., great sports venues await, surrounded with storied traditions and filled with potential. Want to visit? Join this...   More>>


blank Article | April 24, 2019
Venues Suited to Victories

By: Tracey Schelmetic

It’s one of the oldest sports known to man but its facilities are state-of-the-art and designed to coax the best performances out of athletes at...   More>>


blank Article | April 24, 2019
Take Me Out to the Ballpark

By: Michael Popke

Summer’s favorite game is back for another season. As the sport’s popularity continues, facilities across the U.S. are upping the ante to bring...   More>>


Jaws Article | April 17, 2019
Jaws Night at the Pool is What Water Sports Have Been Waiting for

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

Just when you thought it was safe to go back into the water. (That's a reference for those in and prior to the Baby Boomer Generation; Google it, you...   More>>


Allegiant Article | March 20, 2019
Allegiant Airlines Donates Seats to Help Club Team Compete

By: Michael Popke

Here’s a nice gesture. Allegiant Airlines, upon hearing that Montana State University’s hockey team might not be able to make it to their...   More>>


HomeRunDugout Article | March 20, 2019
From TopGolf to Home Run Dugout, 'Eatertainment' Takes a Cue from Sports Tourism

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

TopGolf. SPIN. Chicken N Pickle. They’re all examples of the ‘eatertainment’ trend that mixes sports, active play and the spectator experience....   More>>


AAF Article | March 6, 2019
What’s Going on With the Alliance of American Football?

By: Michael Popke

The Alliance of American Football’s regular season kicked off in early February and is expected to continue until mid-April. So far, so good. The...   More>>


Destination Spotlights

blank Case study | April 24, 2019
Stay Ahead of the Game in Lubbock, Texas   

By: Juli Anne Patty

Lubbock’s nickname, the hub city, is for the five major highways through town, creating a hub. That and Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport... More>>


blank Case study | April 23, 2019
Welcome to ‘The Sports and Entertainment Capital of Texas’   

By: Michael Popke

Few cities in the United States are experiencing a sports development and tourism boom like the one happening in the Dallas/Fort Worth area... More>>


blank Case study | September 14, 2018
Discover the Unexpected: El Paso   

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

You may think you know El Paso. You may even have been to El Paso. But Brooke Underwood, director of convention development for Destination El Paso,... More>>



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