Lamar University 

When hosting your sporting event or tournament in Beaumont, make sure to consider the facilities at Lamar University as options for your teams or groups. From track and field to martial arts, you can find the space you need to host a socially distanced and safe event. 

Montagne Center

The Montagne Center at Lamar University is a multi-purpose facility that is ideal for hosting sporting events such as basketball, volleyball, wrestling, boxing and martial arts tournaments. 

  • Total: 23,407 sq. ft.
  • Arena: 19,953 sq. ft. 
  • Meeting room: 3,442 sq. ft. 
  • Seating: 10,080 (in-the-round); 9,441 (basketball)

Lamar University Montagne Center In Beaumont, TX

Crowed Watching Football At Provost Umphrey Stadium In Beaumont, TX


Provost Umphrey Stadium

This updated stadium features bench and chair-back seating, restroom and concession facilities, concourse area, and increased handicap accessible seating areas. In addition, the installation of new lighting and Matrix field turf playing surface provides a state-of-the-art venue that will not only hold up to challenging weather conditions, but also allow the stadium to be the multi-use facility. 

  • Seating: 1,500 


Shelia Humphrey Rec Sports Center

The state-of-the-art facility encompasses the landmark McDonald Gym, with spectator seating for volleyball basketball games. The renovated construction includes 13,000 square-feet of cardiovascular and free-weight training, a 1/10 -mile walking/jogging track, a 40-foot climbing wall, basketball, volleyball, and badminton courts, a wellness and fitness center, health food and juice bar, lounge areas with pool tables, air hockey, foosball, video games and TV.


Sheila Umphrey Rec Center In Beaumont, TX

Scoreboard at the tennis courts at Lamar University in Beaumont, TX



Thompson Family Tennis Center

The Thompson Family Tennis Center includes 16 courts, 5 stadium courts and a pro shop that doubles as a meeting facility. The center also includes locker rooms, restroom facilities, and state-of-the-art electronic scoreboard capable of keeping scores up to six matches at once. 

  • Seating: 500



Ty Tyrrell Track

The Ty Tyrrell Track is equipped with Monsanto all-weather AstroTurf with a granular surface. The track is home to the Lamar University Track and Field Team.

  • Seating: 1,500

Track field at Lamar University in Beaumont, TX

Crowed watching a baseball game at Vincent Beck Stadium in Beaumont, TX



Vincent-Beck Stadium

Vincent-Beck Stadium features chairback seats, all-weather batting cages, 20-foot tall "batters eye" in center field, air-conditioned press box with two radio broadcast booths, and concession stands. 

  • Seating: 3,500

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Contact Freddie

Freddie Willard, TDM

Executive Director

Phone: (409) 880-3165 | 1(800) 392-4401

Freddie oversees and provides the direction for all Beaumont CVB projects and promotions. She works in conjunction with the City Manager and the CVB Advisory Board to ensure the purpose and mission of the Beaumont CVB is fulfilled.