2017 Sports Facilities Guide: Foley Sports Tourism Complex, Alabama

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With 6.2 million annual visitors to the Foley area, this destination is situated perfectly to draw huge crowds all year long. There is no peak season here; sports, shopping, thrilling adventure rides and more happen all 365 days. Adjacent to the sports fields is a world-class resort called OWA, featuring a 14-acre theme park, a hotel on-site and a variety of places to shop and eat. OWA opens summer 2017 and has plans for more amenities in the coming years, including an RV park, more hotels and a waterpark. Foley is now the new Southern destination.


Don Staley, Executive Director 251-923-3331 dstaley@cityoffoley.org foleysportstourism.com

Foley Sports Tourism Complex

The newest addition to the Foley Sports Tourism Complex is the 90,000-sq.-ft. event center slated to open summer 2017. The center can accommodate six basketball courts or 12 volleyball courts. It can host cheerleading, gymnastics, banquets and receptions, just to name a few.

The complex already has 16 state-of-the-art fields currently hosting events from soccer to lacrosse to flag football. The 15 challenge fields and one championship field with TV-ready lighting and seating for 1,000 have been hosting tournaments at every level since it opened in May 2016.

The Foley Sports Tourism Complex is ready for both indoor and outdoor sports from community to professional level. Contact us to learn more about how you can #PlayFoley.


OWA reinvents the Southern destination by combining a variety of entertainment into an all-inclusive resort area. OWA’s thrilling attractions will be open by summer 2017. Guests will enjoy a 14-acre lake, more than 52 shopping, dining and entertainment venues, and a 14-acre theme park with 21 rides, including one major roller coaster. Plus, we conveniently offer a 150-room Marriott TownePlace Suites on-site with access to everything at OWA.

Whether you are a foodie, fashionista, soccer mom, thrill-seeker or music connoisseur, OWA has everything you are looking for—adventure, shopping, sports and more. Come discover the fun!


Kristin Hellmich, Director of Marketing/PR 251-923-2111 khellmich@visitowa.com visitowa.com