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Founders Park, formerly named Carolina Stadium is located at 431 Williams Street, Columbia, SC 29201. Reserve your Founders Park tickets from TicketSmarter today!

Primarily utilized by the University of South Carolina for college baseball, the stadium opened in February 2009. A year later, the athletic field secured its first record crowd of 8,242 fans attending the game against Florida. Featuring a 419 Bermuda turf grass surface, the field dimensions are 325 feet down the right field lines and 390 feet to the center. The 86 foot tall scoreboard towers over the left field wall which includes a 28-by-16 video screen.

Renamed in 2015, Founders Park earned its nickname as “the Rock by the River” since sits on the banks of the Congaree River. In 2014, the Stadium Journey website rated the facility 4.7 of 5 stars in 7 categories making it the best Division I baseball venue. Founders Park is the third college baseball stadium in the United States with a corporate sponsorship.

The stadium features a team clubhouse, player lounge, weight room, indoor batting cages and a Gamecocks store where fans can purchase team merchandise. Additionally, the VIP entrance of the venue includes pictures of every Gamecock squad to advance to the College World Series, as well as a storyboard of the 2010 and 2011 National Championship teams. Experience unforgettable events with Founders Park tickets from TicketSmarter.

Founders Park Seating Chart

While the stadium holds a capacity of 6,600 seats, Standing Room Only sections account for accommodating 8,242 spectators. The seating at Founders Park extends from the infield to outfield. Bleachers located behind the center field are available for general admission while premium seats are situated behind the home plate on the field level. With five luxury suites and two club-level seating areas with lounges, the facility also contains a picnic terrace that has seating for 120 people down the left-field line. Standard seats can be found between sections 1 and 24, and on either side of the press box.

Founders Park Schedule

Along with housing the South Carolina Gamecocks baseball team, Founders Park regularly hosts seasonal games in addition to the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) regionals and super regional matches. The stadium also holds the privilege of hosting Darius Rucker, former lead singer for Hootie and the Blowfish and South Carolina alumnus who sang the National Anthem at the venue’s first game.  

How much are Founders Park tickets?

Founders Park ticket prices will differ depending on the event and where your seats are located. On average, $56.64 is the price you’ll pay to watch a live event at Founders Park. Seats located in the back of the venue are always the cheapest option and can cost as low as $0.83 a ticket. Premium seats with the best views of the event can go for as high as $4000.00 a seat.

How many events are coming to Founders Park?

Founders Park has 30 live events scheduled.

Who is playing at Founders Park?

Queens Royal at South Carolina Baseball and Georgia Bulldogs at South Carolina Gamecocks Baseball are scheduled to appear at the Founders Park.

Queens Royal at South Carolina Baseball Founders Park tickets February 21st, 2024 at 4:00pm

Georgia Bulldogs at South Carolina Gamecocks Baseball Founders Park tickets May 11th, 2024 at 2:00pm

What time does Founders Park open?

The Founders Park doors generally open 45 minutes before the event on February 21st, 2024 at 4:00pm. Visitors will want to arrive at the venue 30 - 60 minutes early to find parking near the venue.

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Founders Park Upcoming Events

Date
Event
# of Tickets Available
Average Ticket Price
Feb 21, 2024 4:00PM
559
$10.80
Feb 23, 2024 4:00PM
635
$20.93