Cullman begins construction on Omniplex Sports and Civic Center

By Sarah Gronberg, The Bama Buzz

On November 9, Cullman broke ground on the new Omniplex Sports and Civic Center, a huge new development part of the growing Sports and Events District. Here’s what you need to know.

Cullman Civic Center Plan

The new Omniplex Sports and Civic Center will be a huge, multifunctional facility on a 140-acre property in the growing Cullman Sports and Events district. Here’s what it will include when complete:

  • 115,000 square-foot facility
  • 10 tournament basketball courts
  • 19 volleyball courts
  • 5 soccer fields
  • 6 indoor pickle ball courts
  • Indoor aquatic center
  • Space for recreational events
  • Catering kitchen
  • Breakout meeting rooms
  • Gymnasium with capacity for 6,500 people (large enough for concerts, expos, conventions, sporting events + more)

The facility is expected to be complete in late January 2025.

Cullman Civic Center groundbreaking ceremony. (City of Cullman / Facebook)

The City of Cullman, Cullman Parks, Recreation, & Sports Tourism Department, CCR Architecture & Interiors, and Jim Cooper Construction Company came together on November 9 to celebrate the groundbreaking of the latest development in Cullman’s recreation scene.

Learn more about Cullman Parks, Recreation & Sports Tourism’s growing portfolio in the article published by The Bama Buzz.