Baum Stadium at George Cole Field is a 10,000-plus capacity stadium and is recognized as one of the best college baseball arenas in the USA. Inaugurated in 1996, the stadium is the home of the Arkansas Razorbacks, who compete in the College World Series and the Southeastern Conference of the NCAA Tournament. Games take place on both weekdays and weekends between February and June. See fans dressed in replica merchandise create a hive of energetic activity on the stadium’s surrounding streets on game days.
Attend a game to experience the local passion for college baseball. Even if you’re new to the sport, the lively atmosphere and friendly locals will have you reveling in the experience in no time. Join in chants or try to catch a home run ball as you cheer on the home team. Enjoy entertainment, including cheerleaders and live music, between the innings.
The stadium has one main seating tier, which guarantees excellent views from all positions. Purchase drinks and snacks at the stadium kiosks. There is also a general admission section that has communal barbecues, benches and tables. Bring your own food and have a picnic while watching the action.
During the summer months the stadium holds camps run by skilled baseball coaches and players. The camps are open to players of all abilities up to the age of 18. Visitors to the city can watch the next generation of stars honing their skills on the field.
Situated just south of the University of Arkansas campus, the stadium is less than a 10-minute drive from downtown Fayetteville. Free parking is available on a first-come first-served basis at two large car parks located outside the stadium. It’s possible to reach the stadium on foot; it’s approximately a 40-minute walk from the city’s downtown district.
Purchase tickets for games at Baum Stadium via the official website of the Arkansas Razorbacks.