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River's Edge Sports Complex

  • 302 Wiley Drive SW Between Franklin & Jefferson Street
    Roanoke, VA 24015
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As its' name implies, this complex of facilities is bordered by the Roanoke River and sits at the foot of scenic Mill Mountain. River's Edge has facilities for youth and adult sports, including one baseball and two softball fields, five soccer fields, and six tennis courts. The complex is also located near Downtown Roanoke and the Roanoke River Greenway.

Sports Facilities
  • Directions: I-81 to Exit 143 (I-581/Route 220 South) to Wonju Street Exit. Turn left at first light onto Franklin Road. Rivers Edge is located on the right - across from the Ramada Inn.
  • Major Access Routes: I-581, US 220, US 460
General Facility Information
  • All Sports Offered:
    • Baseball
    • Football
    • Lacrosse
    • Soccer
    • Softball
    • Tennis
  • Audio Description: Portable system available.
  • Concessions Available:
  • Fencing Available:
  • Handicap Accessible:
  • Irrigation:
  • Lighting Available:
  • Parking: 350 spaces
  • Picnic Shelter:
  • Playground:
  • Restrooms Available:
  • Restrooms Description: Permanent restrooms at concession stand and on Wiley Drive on the south side of the complex.
  • Score Board: Permanent scoreboards on two rectangular fields and both softball/baseball fields.
  • Seating Capacity: 1200
  • Seating Description: Bleachers
  • Type of Concessions: Located on the south side of the complex.
  • Type of Lighting: Athletic Field & Tennis Court Lighting
  • Baseball Field Lights:
  • Dugouts Available:
  • Number of Intermediate Baseball Fields: 1
  • Total Number of Baseball Fields: 1
  • Total Number of Fields: 3
  • Total Number of Softball Fields: 2
Soccer/Field Hockey/Lacrosse
  • Field Lights:
  • Number of Grass Fields: 9
  • Number of Outdoor Fields: 9
  • Total Number of Fields: 9
  • Number of Hard Tennis Courts: 6
  • Tennis Court Lights:
  • Total Number of Tennis Courts: 6

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Roanoke, VA 24015
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