What is the Foley Sports Tourism Complex?
The Foley Sports Tourism Complex includes the Foley Event Center, a 90,000 sq ft. indoor venue and 16 outdoor sports fields, including a championship stadium with seating for up to 1,000.
Who owns the Foley Sports Tourism Complex?
The complex is owned by the City of Foley and operated by Foley Sports Tourism, a department within the city.
Where is the Foley Sports Tourism Complex located?
The complex is located Northwest of Co Rd. 20 and Beach Express. Foley Event Center address is 1001 E Pride Blvd. Foley, AL 36535 and the outdoor fields are located at 920 E Pride Blvd. Foley, AL 36535.
Is the Foley Sports Tourism Complex the same as the Foley Sports Complex?
No, these are two separate complexes at different locations. Foley Sports Complex is operated by the City of Foley, Parks and Recreation department.
Is the Foley Sports Tourism Complex part of OWA Parks and Resort?
No. While the facilities are in walkable distance to each other, they are owned and operated separately.
Is there an ATM at the Foley Sports Tourism Complex or the Foley Event Center?
No. Neither the Foley Event Center nor the fields offer an ATM machine. Please have cash available prior to your arrival for concessions and vendors.
How many courts does the Foley Event Center have?
The Foley Event Center can be transformed to 6 competition basketball courts, 12 volleyball courts, or 12+ pickleball courts.
Is the Foley Sports Tourism Complex open for free play?
No. The complex is a tourism-related facility developed to host tournaments and events. We do not have any free play at this time.
Can I bring in food or drink to the Foley event center?
There are designated areas where visitors can bring in outside food or drink to enjoy, including mezzanines on both the east and west sides of the building. No food or red beverages including Gatorade or Powerade are allowed on the main floor. During certain events our concession stand will be open that provides a variety of grab-and-go options.
Do you have to pay to park?
Foley Sports Tourism does not charge for parking. However, event organizers renting the complex may charge a parking fee for their events. See the event organizer for more information.
Is there bus and RV parking available?
Yes. South of the Championship Stadium bus/RV parking is available. The facility does not offer sewage or electricity hookups and therefore cannot accommodate any overnight parking.
Who do I contact about booking the Foley Sports Tourism Complex or Foley Event Center?
For information on booking one of our facilities, visit our Book Your Event page.
How can I become a partner?
What are the hours of operation?
Because our events are mainly on weekends our hours of operation vary. Please contact us at 251-970-3042 for more information.
Are pets allowed at the Foley Sports Tourism Complex?
We are a pet free facility. However, we do allow service animals. Under Alabama law, a service animal is any dog that is individually trained to perform tasks or do work for the benefit of a person with a disability. The tasks or work the dog does must be directly related to the person’s disability. Service animals must be under control of their handler at all times. They must be on a leash, tether or halter.
How to see what events are coming up?
Check out a list of our upcoming events on our Events page.
How do I sign up for a tournament?
Each event may have a different signup process. Contact the event organizer directly for more information.
Who do I call for lost and found?
If you have lost an item at one of our facilities please submit your request using our Lost and Found form. Our team will contact you should the item be located. Please note that if an item should be found the FST team holds the item for no more than 30 days from the end of the event date. After this time items unaccounted for will be donated.
Are the sports fields grass or turf?
Our outdoor sports fields are Tifton 419 Bermuda grass developed by the University of Georgia in Tifton, Georgia.
Are the fields lighted?
Yes, all fields feature Musco sports lighting.
What type of shoes can I wear on the court at the Foley Event Center?
Athletic shoes are welcome on the main floor along with any other non surface damaging shoes. No boots, outdoor cleats, hard soled shoes, or heels are permitted. This does not apply to the carpeted areas.
Are outside chairs permitted in the Foley Event Center?
Outside chairs are not permitted in the facility. We do offer chairs and bleacher seating. Setup may change depending on the event.
Are tents allowed at the fields?
Tents are allowed on the outdoor sports fields if weather permits. We are not liable for any damages caused to personal property such as tents.
Can we bring in ice chests?
Team ice chests are permitted only. Individual ice chests are not allowed at the complex.
Is seating available at the fields?
No, only team benches are provided at the fields. Please bring your own outdoor seating.