Frequently Asked Questions about Sports

Find the answers to common questions from sports event planners. 

Q: What makes Rogers different or unique as a host city for sporting events?

A: Rogers is regionally located in the Northwest corner of Arkansas. We are able to attract competitors from Tulsa, Little Rock, Kansas City, Joplin, Springfield, Fort Smith and Oklahoma City.

Q: How many baseball/softball fields are available for teams in Rogers?

A: Rogers has 14 baseball fields, 2 t-ball fields, 8 softball fields, and 2 youth softball fields. For a complete list, click here.

Q: How many soccer/lacrosse fields are in Rogers?

A: Rogers has 10 fields that can be used for lacrosse and 16 fields for soccer. For a complete list, click here.

Q: How many square feet of space does the John Q. Hammons Convention Center have? What types of events are hosted there?

A1: There are 125,000 square feet of flexible function space. This includes a junior ballroom with 11,000 square feet of meeting space and the largest ballroom with 42,000 square feet of column-free space. A2: National Daisy BB Gun Championship Match, Aspire CO-ED Invitational Gymnastic Meet, Walmart FLW Expo.

Q: What is the distance from the airport to Rogers?

A: The XNA Regional Airport is 12 miles from the hotels, less than a 20 minute drive.

Q: Which airlines fly into the airport?

A: All airline information is available here. American, Delta, United, and Allegiant are airlines available at XNA Regional Airport.

Q: What are the average daily temperatures in Rogers?

A: The average daily temperature is a high of 70° F & a low of 46° F.

Q: How many hotel rooms are there in Rogers?

A: There are more than 2,000 hotel rooms in Rogers. The Embassy Suites, which is connected to the John Q. Hammons Convention Center, has 400 sleeping rooms. For a complete list, click here.

Q: Are there restaurants within walking distance or a short drive?

A: Yes, there are several restaurants within walking distance and a short drive of the hotels. For a complete list, click here.