Rocky Mount has a unique vision for harnessing the economic impact that can be generated through the multi-billion dollar youth sports tournament, competition and events industry. And it starts with the brand new Rocky Mount Event Center scheduled to open in 2018. A venue poised to become an iconic destination and economic engine for the city and the surrounding communities. Located at 285 NE Main St, Rocky Mount, NC 27801, the Rocky Mount Event Center is ready to transform Rocky Mount into an unforgettable platform for sports, entertainment, and special events.


From National Championship Cheer and Dance Competitions, to top flight Basketball and Volleyball tournaments, the Rocky Mount Event Center will host teams and families from across the nation. A venue which is projected to consistently draw players, coaches and parents from more than 24 different states. Rocky Mount Event Center is projected to generate an average annual economic impact of more than $20 million a year for Rocky Mount and the surrounding region, over the first 5 years of operation.


From rock concerts and sports tournaments to graduation ceremonies, corporate conferences and trade shows, the Rocky Mount Event Center has what it takes to pull off a truly spectacular event! Whether it's your favorite band, favorite show or a special social event, there's always something to see or do at the Rocky Mount Event Center. Ask us about how we can host your next event.


Rocky Mount features a full kitchen which provides in-house catering services. So whether you are hosting a reception, a corporate conference, or an award ceremony, Rocky Mount can provide you with delicious and affordable menu options. We also offer a fully-stocked concession area, so you can grab a classic hot dog, soda, popcorn, while you cheer your team to victory. You won’t have to worry about going hungry at your next event! 


The Rocky Mount Event Center is at the center of all of the things we love; sports, competitions, graduations, conventions, trade shows, corporate functions, weddings, music, entertainment and more.  Featuring a full kitchen and a variety of concession options, the Rocky Mount Event Center’s in-house catering services make food and beverage package selection an easy, delicious, and affordable choice.


Our customizable spaces can be converted to accommodate your events, regardless of size. Our grand hall can hold up to 9000 people or can be customized to accommodate smaller groups. We also have several smaller rooms in our event center that are perfect for whatever you may need. Just let us know what you are planning and we can set you up with the right space to make yours an event to remember.


The Rocky Mount Event Center is a place where you'll celebrate music, entertainment and more. Rock concerts to rock climbing, family fun to family functions and everything in between, make the Rocky Mount Event Center a true destination — supported by a host of Rocky Mount area attractions that include the Rocky Mount Mills, the Imperial Center for the Arts & Sciences, Battle Park, Sunset Park, the Rocky Mount Sports Complex and City lake.

(252) 972-1673  285 NE Main St, Rocky Mount, NC 27801