Conventions & Meetings

Facilities

No matter how large or how small your event is, there is a facility that can fit your needs in Fort Smith, Arkansas! Our skilled professionals are here to help you find the perfect venue and services, so just give us a call at 800-637-1477 to talk about your next event.

Convention Center

Convention Center

  • 40,000 sqft. column-free exhibit hall with 34-foot ceilings.
  • 34-Foot Ceilings
  • Performing Arts Center Seating 1,331.
  • 2,000 sqft. of banquet & breakout space.
  • Additional 19,000 sqft. of event space through connecting DoubleTree by Hilton.

Kay Rodgers Park

Kay Rodgers Park

  • 24,000 sqft. exhibit and meeting space.
  • 5,000 sqft. conference area with enclosure. 
  • 9 acres of free parking space available.
  • An open-air arena that is suitable for concerts, equestrian shows and rodeos; seating for up to 9,000 people.

The MovieLounge

The MovieLounge

  • 18,124 sqft. of meeting and event space.
  • Full-service catering is available on-site.
  • Two state-of-the-art 80-seat cinemas that are perfect for lecture-style meetings and events.
  • Free transportation to airport and hotel for event attendees.

Performing Arts Center

ArcBest Performing Arts Center

  • Theater-Style Seating: 1331
  • Front Section Seats (+Partiers): 763
  • Upper Section Seats: 568
  • Removable Seats for ADA: 107
  • Moveable Seating: 101
  • Disabled Seating: 113
  • Cast & Company Backstage Facilities.
  • Full Sound, Lighting & Electrical.
  • Free Parking.

Riverfront Park

Riverfront Park Events

  • Outdoor Amphitheater seating 1,128.
  • Events building with two 43' x 27' meeting rooms seating between 50-85 people each (170 total).
  • Unique glass pavilion that can accommodate up to 270 people.
  • Large stage for concerts, bands and other performances.
  • Free parking.

Outdoor Sports

Outdoor Sports Facilities

  • 16 baseball fields & 10 softball fields.
  • 19 soccer fields.
  • 41 tennis courts.
  • 4 football fields.
  • 1 27-hole golf course, 2 18-hole courses, and 3 9-hole courses.
  • 1 Olympic-size swimming and diving pool.
  • 3 gun ranges. 
  • 1 9-hole disc golf course and 2 18-hole courses
  • 1 open-air arena, 1 covered arena with portable bleachers, and 9 barns with ventilated stalls.

Indoor Sports

Indoor Sports Facilities

  • 2 NCAA Division II volleyball courts at UAFS, 9 temporary courts and 10 regular courts. 
  • 1 NCAA Division II basketball court at UAFS and 11 regular courts.
  • 40,000 sqft. setup space for large gymnastics and cheerleading competitions at convention center.
  • 7 indoor hard tennis courts.
  • 104 lanes of bowling.
  • Performing Arts Center seating 1,331 for dance competitions.

For more information and/or help planning your meeting:

Amy Knight Jones | Convention & Event Sales Manager | 800-637-1477