Sports Event Planning Kit

Game planning for your next sporting event? You’ve come to the right place! Greater Raleigh has it all—world-class venues and first-rate hotels, all set in a naturally beautiful region that is centrally located, easily accessible and affordable, not to mention brimming with Southern hospitality.

A culture of success and a community that’s committed to providing top-notch service is why championship events like the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament, NCAA Men’s and Women’s College Cup, ACC Men’s and Women’s Soccer Championship, Deep South Classic, MAPL Volleyball, IRONMAN 70.3 Raleigh and so many others continue to return to the City of Oaks.

If you’ve searched through venues and facilities, or already have one in mind, you may want to scope out some hotels. You can sort by service type and location to find something perfectly suited for your event—with 140+ hotel options, many of them geared towards hosting athletes both young and old, you can relax in knowing that your expectations will be met.

Any questions? GRSA is here to assist you with all the information you need on area venues and facilities, hotels, transportation and local sports organizations. Learn about all GRSA services, including housing services and free collateral, on this page.

Ready to submit an RFP or arrange a site inspection? Don’t hesitate to contact us—GRSA is at your service and eager to show you why Greater Raleigh is one of the hottest sports destinations in the country.