2018 Sports Facilities Guide: Greater Fort Lauderdale, Florida

By Sponsored Content, May 25, 2018

Greater Fort Lauderdale is a top-notch scenic backdrop for sporting events and athletic training – with everything you need from an easily accessible airport, to a variety of hotels with various amenities, plus unique after hour activities to ensure the success of your competition or event. With more than 300 sports venues from aquatic complexes to sheets of ice, soccer fields and tennis courts, Greater Fort Lauderdale is ideal for amateur and leisure sports.

Destination Facts

Total Surrounding Area Hotel Rooms 33,705
Total Sports Venues 300+
Largest Indoor Venue Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center
Largest Outdoor Venue BB&T Center
Closest Airport Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport

Recently Hosted

> AAU Taekwondo National Championships
> USA Volleyball High Performance Championships
> UANA World Cup Swimming

What’s New

> FIVB Beach Volleyball Majors Kickoff
> FIN Swimming World Cup
> YMCA Masters National Swimming Championships

Key Indoor Venues

Greater Fort Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center
BB&T Center
Coral Springs Gymnasium

Key Outdoor Venues

Coral Springs Fields and Aquatic Complex
Plantation Parks and Recreation
Central Broward Regional Park


Carol Hudson, Vice President of Sports Development