• Rochester named #2 on Sports Business Journal's list of 2013 Top Minor League Markets. 
  • The Rochester international Air Show comes back to Roc in 2014.
  • Andre Reed, Thurman Thomas, and Steve Tasker will headline the 65th annual Rochester Press-Radio Club Day of Champions Children's Charity Dinner on Monday, June 9, at the Riverside Convention Center.

Venues/Facilities

Rochester, NY is home to a diverse collection of sporting venues that are accustomed to hosting events and festivals of all kinds. Whether your event needs a stadium, multi-field complex, or convention space, Rochester has it all! Equipped with two downtown stadium venues, an indoor arena, a convention center with over 100,000 square feet, seven college campuses, multiple state-of-the-art high school facilities, pristine golf courses and thousands of acres of parklands; Monroe County is sure to fit the needs of your event!

Please contact Monroe County Sports if you are interested in any of our sporting venues and facilities.

  • Frontier Field

    Home to the Triple-A Rochester Red Wings, an affiliate of the Minnesota Twins. There are 10,840 seats, but has the capacity to hold an additional 3,000 with added bleachers and standing room areas.

  • Blue Cross Arena

    Rochester’s major indoor arena has a general admission of 14,000.  The arena is home to the Rochester Americans (AHL), Rochester Knighthawks (NLL), Rochester Razorsharks (PBL), and Rochester Lancers (MISL).  The Blue Cross Arena has also been the host of the Atlantic Hockey Championships, NCAA Division I Hockey Regionals, NCAA Division I Basketball games, NHL Regular season hockey games, an NBA preseason game and much more!

  • Sahlen’s Stadium

    Home to the Rochester Raging Rhinos (USL), Rochester Rattlers (MLL), Western NY Flash (WPS).  Sahlen’s Stadium is equipped with field turf and has seating for 13,500.

  • Rochester Riverside Convention Center

    Conveniently located in the heart of Rochester, the Rochester Riverside Convention Center enjoys a scenic setting on the Genesee River plus enclosed walkway connections to major hotels and parking garages.  The Convention Center has over 100,000 square feet of meeting and function space.

  • Gordon Field House and Activities Center at RIT

    The 160,000 sq. ft.  located on the campus of the Rochester Institute of Technology has a 60,000 sq.ft field and event venue, an aquatics center and a fully equipped fitness center.  This facility has the ability to transform into a space that is usable for most any indoor sporting event or function.

  • Bill Gray's Regional Iceplex

    A 170,000 square-foot multi-purpose sports complex on 12 acres at Monroe Community College and includes four industry standard ice rinks with a main seating capacity of 2,500.  The Bill Gray's Regional Iceplex has hosted the USA Hockey Festivals, USA Hockey National Championships, and many other youth and adult hockey tournaments.

  • Total Sports Experience

    With 115,000 square feet of state of the art design and construction, Total Sports Experience is the ultimate sports center! Two boarded fields 185' by 85' and a boardless 80 yard by 50 yard field offers the best in soccer, lacrosse, football and field hockey action. There are 14 outdoor grass multi-purpose fields.

  • Webster Aquatic Center

    This Olympic Sized Pool (50 meters x 25 yards) is located on the campus of Webster Schroeder High School.  This state of the art facility plays host to a number of swimming and diving championships throughout the year. With restaurants and hotels right around the corner, the Webster Aquatic Center is an ideal place to host an event.

  • Colleges

    Monroe County is home to seven colleges and universities with great athletic venues.  Monroe Community College, Nazareth College, Roberts Wesleyan College, Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT), St. John Fisher College (pictured), SUNY Brockport, and University of Rochester are all located in Monroe County and just minutes from downtown Rochester.  St. John Fisher College annually hosts the Buffalo Bills Training Camp and RIT is home of the Tigers, Division I Hockey program.

  • Public and Private Schools

    The Rochester area has numerous high schools, public and private that have state-of-the-art facilities.  From field turfed stadiums, to field houses to newly renovated gymnasiums, area schools offer a variety of great sporting venues.

  • Town Parks

    Monroe County offers thousands of acres of parkland.  Whether you are looking for fields, shelters or gathering areas, with the diversity of parks in the Rochester area, you are sure to find one that suits your needs!