Romeoville Athletic & Event Center

Edward Hospital Athletic and Event Center Panoramic View

FACILITY OPENING


In 2014, the Romeoville Athletic & Event Center was opened. This immediately added to the success of Uptown Square by drawing regional attention with an estimated 400,000 visitors annually. 

The center continues to attract community events, this year we look forward to the Kiwanis Art Fair, Romeoville’s Winter Wonderland and Tree Lighting Ceremony, and special events by the Chamber of Commerce.

Previous events held at the center include:
  • National Basketball Tournaments with visits by top coaches including Tom Izzo, Michigan State; Bo Ryan, University of Wisconsin and Dana Altman, University of Oregon
  • Other major basketball tournaments with an attendance of 30,000
  • Soccer Programs with 38,000 in attendance
  • Baseball development programs with 90,000 in attendance
  • 25,000 in attendance for Volleyball Travel & Development Programs
  • Football Programs
  • 7x7 Football League
  • Joliet Catholic Football
  • Romeoville High School Football
  • Semi-pro Football Practice Area
  • Will County Hero Helps Event
  • Corporate Expos
  1. Basketball Open Gym

    COVID-19 Open Gym Guidelines

    The following are procedures pertaining to Open Gym sessions during COVID-19, effective July 13, 2020. Read on...
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    New Regulations for Phase 4

    The Romeoville Athletic & Event Center will move to Phase 4 on July 1. Please review the new guidelines. Read on...
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    Flea Markets Cancelled

    All scheduled Flea Markets at the Romeoville Athletic & Event Center are cancelled for this summer. We will look to schedule them again for 2021. Read on...
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    Sponsor Spotlight: Cold Stone Creamery

    Meet the sponsors that help support us! Read on...
  5. Breakthrough Basketball

    3-Day Shooting & Offensive Skills Camp (July 17-19)

    Train and improve your game under Coach Quentin Mitchell. Focus on skills and strategies used over the last several years to help players reach next-level development and become a top-flight shooter who stands out from the competition. Read on...
  6. Hotel

    Hotel Partner Offers Special Tournament Rates

    If you'll be staying overnight for a tournament at the Romeoville Athletic & Event Center, our hotel partner has a special rate just for you! Read on...
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Designed by Dewberry Architects,the 76,000 square foot sports complex  meets the demands of many local athletes as well as community groups by offering indoor soccer, 8 basketball courts, community meeting rooms, and multipurpose space to accommodate special events and expos. The site has also been designed to accommodate outdoor special events, such as festivals and outdoor markets. The Center offers:

A first floor of 52,578 square feet:
  • Lobby with Control Desk / Staff Offices / Work Area / Conference
  • Public restrooms with family changing rooms
  • 2 multipurpose rooms w/40 person occupancy per room
  • Indoor Soccer Field w/main field of 160’ x 200’ or two cross fields; 2 Goal Storage; General Storage; Fire Pump Room; Electrical Room
  • Full size Baseball / Softball infields 45, 60 and 90 ft. bases; Full Field Batting
  • Two Full Size High School Basketball Courts; 4 Junior High Courts; 12 Fully Adjustable Baskets; Large Spectator Area
  • Football Field size of 60 yards wide by 75 yards long
  • 4 Full Size Competition Volleyball Courts
  • Golf Driving Range available November through April
  • Lacrosse field rentals for games and scrimmages; hourly rentals for team and club practice; open gym sessions
  • (2) IHSA regulation basketball courts 50’ x 84’ or (4) cross-courts or (4) IHSA regulation volleyball courts 30’ x 60’ with 22’ clear height
  • Moveable spectator seating for 110

A mezzanine of 7,091 square feet:
  • Concessions / Storage / (2) Walk-in Coolers; Vending / Seating
  • Moveable spectator seating for 180
  • Public Restrooms
  • 3 Multipurpose Rooms w/a total of occupancy of 100 people