Round Rock Reigns as a Top-Notch Tournament Location

Known as the “Sports Capital of Texas,” Round Rock has clearly made a name for itself as one of the top destinations for sports events in the country.

Introduction

Round Rock, Texas

Centrally located within Texas, Round Rock sits just 15 miles north of Austin with easy access via I-35. The city prides itself on the number of quality facilities on its resume, covering just about every sport out there. Just scratching the surface, the Multipurpose Complex, Sports Center and Old Settlers Park are all top players in this regard, hosting tournaments year-round. From outdoor adventures to historic landmarks to professional and youth sports tournaments, there’s plenty to do between games. Come see what all the hype is about and stay at any of Round Rock’s fine lodging accommodations. You’ll soon learn that the city leads by example when it comes to the Texas motto “Friendship.”

Want to know how Round Rock got its name? Discover a piece of history by visiting The Round Rock at Brushy Creek. Spend a day wandering the streets of Round Rock’s Downtown Historic District and get a glimpse of life during the city’s modest beginnings. Experience Kalahari Resorts & Conventions, an authentically African-themed resort home to America’s Largest Indoor Waterpark. Test out 30 thrilling waterslides, a wave simulator, wave pool, and much for a day of wet and wild fun. After splashing and sliding, get your game on at Kalahari’s Tom Foolerys Adventure Park. This indoor park boasts 250+ arcade games, thrill rides, and even escape rooms. Make sure to also explore the award-winning restaurants, first-class spa, and shopping opportunities that await at this unique resort.

Hop next door to Bass Pro Shops to experience the great outdoors without leaving the comforts of air conditioning and delicious food from Uncle Buck’s Fish Bowl and Grill. Catch a game at Dell Diamond to see the Round Rock Express hit a home run. You can’t leave without trying the signature food of the city: Round Rock Donuts.

Get a Planner’s Perspective

Don’t just take our word for it, hear what these planners had to say.

Round Rock Sports Center is a beautiful facility, but I think the most important thing to realize is the relationships. We have a great relationship with Nancy. We have a great relationship with Chad and the people here in Round Rock. Everyone here is so friendly in Texas, in Austin, in Round Rock, it’s wonderful. They are the Sport Capital for us.

Willy Leparulo, President of NCTTA

Find Your Perfect Round Rock Facility

Facility Summaries

Round Rock Multipurpose Complex

Sports Covered: Soccer, football, lacrosse, Ultimate, rugby, quadball

Located within Old Settlers Park, the Round Rock Multipurpose Complex is an elite sports facility that has hosted several major events, including the US Quidditch Cup and USA Ultimate College D-1 Championships. It features four natural grass multipurpose fields and one natural grass championship field, four synthetic turf multipurpose fields and one synthetic turf championship field.

Round Rock Sports Center

Sports Covered: Basketball, volleyball, wrestling, table tennis

The Round Rock Sports Center has welcomed numerous sports events. Some of those events have included the USA Deaf Basketball National Tournament, the iSET College Table Tennis National Championships and the USA Judo Senior National Championships. The facility boasts 82,800 square feet of indoor space, with more than 47,000 square feet of flexible, playable space that can be configured in several different layouts. It has a total capacity of 3,053, with seats for more than 1,400 spectators.

Old Settlers Park

Sports Covered: Golf, soccer, tennis, sand volleyball, cross-country, baseball, softball

A Round Rock classic, Old Settlers Park is a well-known sports destination for local and national athletic events. The 645-acre park includes a 20-field baseball complex, a five-field softball complex, seven soccer facilities, two football fields, 12 tennis courts, two sand volleyball courts, one aquatic center and a professionally designed disc golf course.

Kelly Reeves Athletic Complex

Sports Covered: Football, soccer

Located in north Austin, the Kelly Reeves ISD Athletic Complex is a convenient walk from nearby restaurants, accommodations and attractions. The facility hosts high school soccer and football games, as well as regional and international athletic events. There is seating for 11,000 spectators, with 5,500 seats on each side.

Dell Diamond

Sports Covered: Baseball

Home of the Round Rock Express—the Triple-A affiliate to the Houston Astros-—Dell Diamond is a fan favorite among athletes and spectators. The stadium is designed to give guests an amazing, up-close view of the action. Not only is it the site for minor league baseball games, but it also plays host to amateur sporting events.

Dragon Stadium

Sports Covered: Football, track & field

Dr. R.L. Peters Jr. Field at Dragon Stadium is a great spot for a football or track & field tournament. The venue features a regulation football field and a track. The stadium has several state-of-the-art amenities, as well as concessions stands and plenty of parking.

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