Southwest Escambia Sports Complex Opening

Escambia County is hosting a ribbon cutting ceremony for the Southwest Escambia Sports Complex, 2020 Bauer Rd., on Friday, August 3, at 11 a.m. A fish fry will follow the ceremony.

The sports complex sits on approximately 200 acres and with lighted baseball, softball, soccer and football fields, an open play area, walking trails, playground, covered pavilions and ample parking, there is plenty of entertainment to go around.

“This facility is a huge asset to Escambia County and I’m looking forward to seeing it filled with action,” stated Wilson Robertson, District 1 Commissioner.

This new facility was funded through the Local Option Sales Tax with a cost of just over $9 million.

Attendees should dress appropriately for weather. Short sleeves are recommended.

For more information contact the Office of Public Information and Communication at 595-3476