SportsEvents Magazine

NOV 2017

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Page 40 of 59 November 2017 41 Hotel rooms: 800 Major facilities: Doug Hunt Softball Complex consists of three adult-size softball fields. Fred Myers Civic Baseball Complex and Marion C. Reed Baseball Complex combine to offer 10 fields. Joe B. Barnes Regional Park features three adult- size softball fields. Contact: Midwest City CVB, Muskogee About 50 miles southeast of Tulsa in east- ern Oklahoma is Muskogee. The area offers 32 parks, 13 tennis courts, six swimming facilities and an outdoor skate park. Five major lakes also provide over 140,000 surface acres for water sports. Hotels: Approximately 25 properties Major facilities: The Indian Bowl offers a football field and track. Love-Hatbox Sports Complex is a 60-acre site with 10 lighted baseball fields, eight lighted softball fields, two lighted football fields, 13 soccer fields and an outdoor skate park. Contact: Greater Muskogee Area Cham- ber of Commerce, www.visitmuskogee. com Norman Norman is situated in the heart of Okla- homa, conveniently located alongside I-35 and close to both I-40 and I-44. From the national motocross championships to national equestrian events, sports commis- sioners have found this to be the perfect locale for a wide variety of competitions. Fun fact: In the past few years, Norman has hosted more than 20 sporting events, including U.S. Golf Association events, three U.S. Tennis Association regionals and four state softball tournaments. Hotel rooms: 3,100 Hotel tax rate: 13.25 percent Major facilities: Griffin Park has soccer fields, flag football fields, baseball fields, softball fields and a disc golf course. Reaves Park has baseball and softball fields. Lloyd Noble Center hosts basketball, cheer- leading, dance, gymnastics, martial arts and wrestling. Contact: Visit Norman, www.visit Oklahoma City Oklahoma City is a sports town. The city is home to the only urban whitewater and flat- water venue, RIVERSPORT Rapids at the Oklahoma City Boathouse. The Boathouse is also an USOC Olympic Training Site for rowing and canoe/kayak. Hotel rooms: 16,784 Hotel tax rate: 13.875 percent Major facilities: OKC Riversports has a 2,000-meter course for rowing and adjust- able whitewater courses. Chesapeake En- ergy Arena is an 18,203-seat multipurpose venue that hosts basketball, volleyball and wrestling, among other indoor sports. OKC Tennis Center includes 24 lighted courts, six indoor courts and six junior courts. USA Softball Hall of Fame Complex consists of four fields. Convention center: Cox Convention ► O K L A H O M A t David Allen Memorial Ballpark Home of the NJCAA Div. II World Series CNB Center 31,500 sq. ft floor S take your claim for fun in Enid, Oklahoma, within a two-hour drive of Oklahoma City, Tulsa and Wichita. Great sports facilities, over 1,200 hotel rooms, family-friendly aractions and dining options to enjoy after the game.

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