The Importance of a Libero in Volleyball

Volleyball players at Rocky Mount

When it comes to volleyball, the libero is a crucial player on the court who often goes unnoticed. This specialized defensive player wears a different-colored jersey and has a unique role in the game.  But just because liberos may not be racking up points or making flashy spikes does not mean they are any less […]

Fun Facts You Never Knew About Cheerleading


Cheerleading was once considered a sideline activity at sporting events. Now, it’s a billion-dollar industry around the world. At Rocky Mount Event Center, we take cheerleading seriously! Our huge 75,000 square feet of uninterrupted playing space is the perfect arena for competitive cheer and dance. We can accommodate cheer and dance events, large and small. […]

Basketball Court Advice: Outdoor vs. Indoor Basketball

You’ve probably been to the sporting goods store and spent some time staring at the indoor and outdoor basketballs. What’s the big difference between the two? Can an outdoor basketball work just as well on an indoor basketball court? Will you kill an indoor basketball if you expose it to the elements of an outdoor […]

Boost Customer Engagement With Fun Trade Show Booth Games

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As a business owner, you know the importance of standing out at trade shows and making a lasting impression on potential customers. While having an eye-catching booth design and informative product displays are essential, one often overlooked aspect of trade show success is customer engagement.  This is where fun trade show booth games come in. […]

Say ‘I Do’ to Spring: Trendy Ideas for a Spring Wedding

peach bouquet

Spring weddings have a charm of their own with the promise of new beginnings, warmer weather, and the beauty of nature. If you’re planning to say ‘I Do’ this spring, here are some of the latest wedding trends to ensure your special day is both stylish and memorable. Embrace the Pantone Color of the Year […]

Basketball Shooting Drills That Can Improve Your Game

Shooting a Basketball

Everyone wants an edge when they step on the basketball court. But there’s no secret to becoming a better player. Practice makes perfect is an old adage, but there’s a lot of truth to it. This is especially the case when it comes to improving your shooting skills. A good routine will ensure that your […]

Running Exercises to Do for Basketball Workouts

Before you take the court and show off your skills in front of your friends and family, it’s essential to make sure your skills are all in tip-top shape. You’ve heard of shooting or footwork drills, but how about running drills to make sure you can run circles around the other team? Don’t worry. At […]

Basketball Team-Building Activities For Your Youth Team

Basketball team high-fiving

Are you a coach of a youth basketball team looking to improve team dynamics and foster a stronger bond between players? Look no further! Team-building activities are a great way to bring your team together, both on and off the court. Not only do these activities promote communication and trust, but they also provide a […]

Behind the Scenes of Luxury Banquets

Luxury banquets are the epitome of grandeur and sophistication, setting the stage for unforgettable experiences. From elaborate weddings to high-profile corporate events, these banquets combine exquisite cuisine, stunning decor, and impeccable service. However, what we see on the banquet floor is just the tip of the iceberg. Rocky Mount Event Center takes you behind the […]

Wedding Banquets: Trends and Traditions

Wedding banquets are a time-honored tradition, symbolizing celebration, unity, and hospitality. They have evolved over centuries, blending trends and traditions to create unforgettable experiences. This blog post explores the fascinating world of wedding banquets, highlighting key trends and enduring traditions. The Tradition of Wedding Banquets Weddings are joyous occasions that bring together families and friends. […]