Located in the heart of one of the richest sports regions in the country, Irving, Texas is home to an impressive range of amateur, college, and professional sporting events every year. If you’re looking to host a sports event in North Texas, look no further than Irving, where you will find excellent venues for just about anything—from golf tournaments to wrestling matches to indoor soccer games.
Irving is a golf haven. Its natural rolling hills and lush greenery make for breathtaking fairways and jaw-dropping views. Be sure to check out the Tournament Player’s Course (TPC) at Four Seasons Resort and Club Las Colinas, one of the most luxurious Irving golf courses. This former PGA tour stop for the AT&T Byron Nelson Championship boasts pro-level golfing and amenities. Also on site at the Four Seasons Resort is Cottonwood Valley, the exclusive golf course for members of the Four Seasons Golf and Sports Club. Both courses are meticulously maintained.
Another great option for sporting events is the Las Colinas Country Club, home to an elegant clubhouse and 18-hole championship golf course with views of downtown Dallas. The club also offers exquisite dining options including a restaurant overlooking the 18th green, a lounge and bar, and the 19th Hole, a specialty men’s club and grill. You can also take advantage of the club’s state-of-the-art tennis complex, pool, fitness center, and more. Although this course is private, it is available for hosting tournaments.
Also be sure to check out the newly renovated Irving Golf Club. This municipal golf course features 18 holes with a view of the Dallas skyline. A clubhouse and pro shop are located on-site.
With 40,000 square feet of basketball and volleyball courts, 10,000 square feet of synthetic turf, and a training area, Drive Nation Sports has the capability of hosting a wide range of sporting events. The state-of-the-art indoor facility can host youth or adult basketball, football, soccer, and volleyball for all of your clinic, camp, tournament, or championship needs in the DFW area. Located on the same property as the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport, Drive Nation Sports also features a mezzanine viewing area, cafe, and multipurpose rooms for meetings, fitness classes, or conference programming.
For a wide range of recreation and sports facilities, check out the Georgia Farrow Recreation Center. The center is home to an activity room, aquatic center, basketball court, craft room, game room, gymnasium, playground, pool, soccer field, and more, making it an excellent location for any number of sports events. The center also houses picnic areas with grills for convenient food preparation. Explore other Irving Parks and Recreation facilities for fields, courts, aquatic centers, and other sports venues.
The Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas is another Irving sports venue option. Host to the USAW Women’s Wrestling National Championships, this massive, state-of-the-art meeting space can be adapted to suit many types of indoor sporting events, from volleyball to weightlifting. Be sure to submit an RFP to find out more about hosting your sports event here.
There are a handful of other convenient sports venues not far from Irving. Mesquite Arena/Rodeo Center is an excellent choice for rodeo and motocross events. Elm Fork Shooting Sports has 267 acres for corporate or league shooting events and regularly hosts clay shooting tournaments. The Colony Five Star Complex has fields for baseball, soccer, football, and softball. And, at Big League Dreams, in nearby Mansfield, your group can play softball or baseball on replica fields of some of America’s most beloved ballparks like Wrigley Field or Fenway Park.