Gwinnett County is home to several state-of-the-art sports facilities. The Infinite Energy Center and Coolray Field have hosted major sporting events including professional sports, NCAA Championships, SEC Championships, other collegiate events, and a variety of entertaining sports events of all levels.
Gwinnett also has several privately owned facilities, such as Suwanee Sports Academy, that have hosted major events, bringing in teams and competitors from across the country. The Gwinnett County Parks & Recreation department has been named as the #1 parks and recreation department in the nation by the National Parks Association, and has some of the best facilities in the country.
Infinite Energy Arena
The Infinite Energy Arena has been home to some of the Southeast's top sports events, including the 2013 & 2014 SEC Women's Basketball Championships, the 2012 & 2015 SEC Gymnastics Championships and the 2009 NCAA Women's Round I and II National Basketball Championships.
The Arena can accommodate groups from 3,500 to 13,000 for a sporting event, and includes a house reduction system.
Coolray Field, home to the AAA Gwinnett Braves, is located in Lawrenceville, GA. The facility is one of the best in minor league baseball and includes seating for 10,427.
Suwanee Sports Academy
The Suwanee Sports Academy has over 100,000 sq. ft. of space, including 7 NBA regulation basketball courts and 11 regulation volleyball courts.
This multi-purpose facility offers flexibility to any event planner, utilizing a pick-and-choose system of options where a group can tailor make its configuration (i.e. set-up, concessions or bleachers).
Infinite Energy Forum
The Infinite Energy Forum is made up of 50,000 sq. ft. of exhibit space, a 21,600 sq. ft. Grand Ballroom and 23 meeting rooms that can accommodate small and large groups alike.
Gary Pirkle Park
Gary Pirkle Park, a city of Sugar Hill facility, includes 5 multi-purpose fields. 3 of the fields are synthetic turf (255,000 sq.ft.) and the other 2 are natural grass fields.
Life Time Athletic and Tennis
Life Time Athletic and Tennis at Peachtree Corners, is one of Gwinnett's premier tennis facilities.
This Life Time facility contains 24 hard courts with lights, including their stadium court, which holds 3,500 for viewing. It also includes 2 clay courts and 6 junior quick start courts.
The Mitsubishi Electric Classic, a PGA TOUR Champions event, will return to the Metro Atlanta area in spring 2017. Don’t miss seeing the legends of golf like Miguel Angel Jimenez, Tom Watson, and Bernhard Langer!