Bell Financial institution secures naming rights to sports activities complicated in southeast Mesa

After breaking floor September 2020, Legacy Sports activities USA and Oak View Group are transferring nearer to opening its greater than $280 million multipurpose sports activities and leisure complicated in southeast Mesa.

The 2 corporations introduced on Tuesday a 10-year naming rights cope with Bell Financial institution, one of many greatest family- and employee-owned banks within the nation.

Bell Financial institution Park, situated east of Mesa Gateway Airport on the previous website of the Normal Motors proving grounds, will characteristic a 320-acre complicated. It can host youth and newbie sports activities groups, particular person and crew coaching, household enjoyable occasions, youth sports activities tournaments and health alternatives. It will likely be the biggest multifaceted complicated in North America and 50 acres bigger than ESPN’s Large World of Sports activities complicated in Orlando, Florida.

The new facility will embody 57 indoor volleyball courts, 41 pickleball courts, 35 soccer fields, 12 sand volleyball courts, 19 basketball courts, 16 baseball/softball fields, 22 futsal oourtsan E-sports area and a 50-acre space with a multipurpose outside amphitheater.

Bell Bank Park is set to fully open to the public in January of 2022.

The park additionally features a 2.7 acre garden for concert events, occasions and indoor and outside services for a lot of totally different health packages and sports activities.

“This long-term settlement reinforces Bell Financial institution’s dedication to the Phoenix metro space,” mentioned Michael Solberg, President and CEO of Bell Financial institution, which is predicated in Fargo, N.D. “We’re proud to be the official financial institution of Bell Financial institution Park. Our purpose has at all times been not simply to develop and thrive right here, however to associate with those that wish to carry individuals collectively and have an enduring affect. As a family-owned firm, it’s been particularly significant to us to attach with the Miller household at Legacy Sports activities USA, hear concerning the longtime imaginative and prescient, and grow to be a part of the story of what now will likely be known as Bell Financial institution Park.”