Sports Venues

Need a place to host your next event? Tyler is the place.

Sports Services

Check these FREE services we can offer your sporting event.


Tyler offers a variety of lodging options to fit the needs of your group.

Why Tyler?

From location to hospitality, Tyler is a great place for your next sporting event!

The Earl Campbell Tyler Rose Award

East Texas Kick-Off Luncheon

This annual event serves as the kick-off to football season.


Cindy Smoak has been in the sports industry dating back to her days as the Lady Lumberjack at Stephen F. Austin State University. She has the Texas Destination Marketing Certification and specializes in securing hotel rooms and sports venues, event coordination, site visits, and more. Contact Cindy for help with your next sporting event in Tyler.

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Cindy Smoak, TDM

Executive Director

It is an honor to work with an organization like SPORTyler and with a person like Cindy. Cindy’s goal is to give every visitor a first-class experience, to enjoy everything that Tyler has to offer.

Tim Drain, Associate Vice Provost for Student Affairs at Tyler Junior College