Louisiana is known as the “Sportsman’s Paradise,” making Baton Rouge the Capital of it. With numerous venues that can accommodate sports ranging from baseball and soccer to waterskiing and golf, the Red Stick takes sports and recreation to the next level! In addition to professional venues, Baton Rouge offers a number of recreational options through various parks, including skating, biking, boating, kayaking and horseback riding, to name a few. Visit Baton Rouge is proud to partner with SportsBR, the local sports commission, to help secure and service large scale sporting events in Baton Rouge. Our staff offers site visits, free event marketing, volunteer assistance and other additional services to ensure a successful sporting event.
Raising Cane’s River Center
Centrally located in the downtown area, Raising Cane’s River Center is within walking distance of various attractions, cultural sites, hotels, restaurants and bars. With surroundings rich in Louisiana culture and entertainment, the Raising Cane’s River Center provides its patrons a unique environment for memorable experiences. The multi-facility complex has the flexibility to host sports of many calibers.
Total Space 200,000+ square feet
Largest Contiguous Space 70,000 square feet
Meeting Rooms On-Site 17
Union Facility No
Permanent Seating 8,500
Ceiling Height 27 ft.
Hotel Rooms Within a 10-Minute Drive 7,000
Burbank Soccer Complex
Burbank Soccer Complex boasts 22 soccer fields, five ball fields, a dog park and a lake. Located near hotels, restaurants and attractions, the complex hosts state, regional and national soccer events annually.
Distance From Downtown 10 miles
Total Space 22 soccer fields, 5 ball fields
Permanent Lighting Yes
Parking On-Site Yes
Permanent Restrooms Yes
Permanent Seating No
Hotel Rooms Within a 10-Minute Drive- 7,000
Baton Rouge Soccer Club