UC Stadium at Laidley Field
What makes Charleston, WV, accommodating and different?
Accessible for Traveling Teams
Charleston is an accessible destination for athletes and families. Located where three major interstates converge, our city is about six hours from nearly the entire Mid-Atlantic, Midwest and Southeast regions.
A Budget-Friendly City
From affordable hotel room rates to free experiences and outdoor adventures, Charleston’s budget-friendly options make it easy for athletes and families to experience the best of the city before or after the sporting event.
Various Athletic Venues
Charleston’s athletic venues accommodate a wide range of sporting events. Diamonds, multi-use fields and arenas, basketball and tennis courts, aquatic facilities, golf courses and more make up an impressive variety of sports facilities.
College and Minor League Athletics
Home to collegiate athletics of the University of Charleston and West Virginia State University along with the city’s minor league baseball team, West Virginia Power, Charleston has a lively sports culture and hosts athletic groups of all sizes.