Texas


Frisco

Frisco Ready to Host Power Players in Sports

September 16, 2021

Frisco will host the 2021 US Sports Congress conference and tradeshow December 6-8, 2021, at Hyatt Regency Frisco. more >>


Frisco

Sports City USA to Host US Sports Congress

September 13, 2021

Frisco, Texas, "Sports City USA," will host the US Sports Congress this year. more >>


SuperClasico

Cotton Bowl to Host Super Clasico

September 1, 2021

This legendary rivalry dates back to 1926 and is coming to the Cotton Bowl on Sunday, September 5 at 4:30 p.m. CST. more >>


USA_Cheer

USA Cheer's College Combines, National Team Selection Events Announced

August 31, 2021

USA Cheer has announced that its college combine events will also include National Team Selection for co-ed and all-girl teams. more >>


SportsFacilities

Innovative Sports Complex, Bo Jackson’s Turf and Ice, Planned For Houston Area

August 30, 2021

An innovative youth and amateur sports complex is in the final planning stages, according to the Sports Facilities Companies. more >>



SFA

Town of Pecos City Selects Sports Facilities Companies as Operating Partner for Regional Sports Complex

September 13, 2021

Pecos City’s vision of becoming an elite baseball destination will come to fruition as they prepare to open their new facility, Cyclone Ballparks. more >>


PGATOUR

Charles Schwab Extends Title Sponsorship of the Charles Schwab Challenge Through 2026

September 7, 2021

The PGA TOUR and the Charles Schwab Corporation noted an extension of the title sponsorship for the Charles Schwab Challenge. more >>


DestinationElPaso

El Paso Live Awarded GBAC Star Facility Accreditation in Venue Safety

August 2, 2021

El Paso Live, the venue management division under Destination El Paso, has received GBAC Star accreditation. more >>


ActivePure

Dallas’ Fair Park Installs ActivePure Technology For Added Protection

June 28, 2021

Located just two miles from downtown Dallas, Fair Park, a National Historic Landmark, is installing ActivePure Technology in ten buildings. more >>


FairParkTX

Fair Park First Announces New Initiative in Long Term Planning

June 21, 2021

Fair Park First announced Phase 1 of the “Fair Park, Your Park” capital campaign, which will seek to raise $85 million in the next five years. more >>



Smaller

Host in the “Hub City”

May 12, 2021

From start to finish, Lubbock knows how to plan a winning tournament. From welcoming athletes and offering excellent accommodations and restaurants... more >>


Smaller

Round Rock, Texas is Open for Business

May 12, 2021

Round Rock is open for business! We have above and beyond in order to maintain a safe environment for our players and visitors. more >>


Frisco

Frisco, Texas: The City That Plays

May 12, 2021

Now’s your shot! Score big with a sports destination that nets unlimited opportunities to plan, play and stay in Frisco, The City That Plays. more >>


BaseballLittle

You Can Have It All in Plano, Texas

May 12, 2021

With an experienced, award-winning athletics staff, Plano, Texas produces amateur youth sports tournaments at a professional level. more >>


BryanCollStn

Bryan College Station: 5 “Cushy” Digs to Host Your Next Event

July 24, 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... more >>


Articles

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>>


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>>


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>>


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>>


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>>


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>>


blank Article | February 28, 2019
Connecting with Great Partners for Long-Term Success

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

A destination can have great venues, excellent amenities and wonderful weather but ultimately, it’s the people you’re working with at the CVB or...   More>>


Destination Spotlights

blank Case study | January 16, 2014
Lubbock, Texas: The Value-Added Sports Experience   

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

When Lubbock talks sports, it’s time to listen. This is a city with a lot to say and a lot to offer. The venues are outstanding, the weather is... More>>


blank Case study | November 13, 2013
Lewisville, Texas: The Seamless Sports Experience   

By: Mary Helen Sprecher

The grand slam in baseball or softball. The quick goal in soccer. Some things are just better because they happen fast. More>>


Lewisville, Texas: You Can Have it All Case study | October 31, 2012
Lewisville, Texas: You Can Have it All   

By: Juli Anne Patty

The ideal destination is hard to find, but here’s a hint: fly into Dallas Fort Worth International Airport, drive 10 minutes, and you’re there.... More>>



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