Facilities & Directions
Stubblefield Center | 5402 Kinkead Ave, Fort Smith, AR 72903
The 80,766 sqft. Joel R. and Barbara Stubblefield Convocation Center (Stubblefield Center) opened on Jan. 12, 2002. The facility offers a high-tech sound system and overhead scoreboard with two large video screens.
Though the facility is most commonly used for college sports, it is a multipurpose facility that can host concerts, academic competitions and other types of events.
Directions to the University of Arkansas-Fort Smith
From I-40, West of Fort Smith:
From Interstate I-40, take exit #325 (Roland, OK). Travel (East) on US-64E, approximately 5.1 miles. You will cross the Arkansas River bridge into Fort Smith, Arkansas. Continue straight on Garrison Ave. and follow it as it veers to the right of the church (Immaculate Conception) and merges with Rogers Ave. Follow Rogers Ave. approximately 3 miles to the intersection of Rogers and Waldron Ave. You will have just passed Central Mall on your left. Turn left onto Waldron. Travel to the 5th light - the intersection of Kinkead and Grand Avenue. UAFS will be on your left.
From I-40, East of Fort Smith:
Take I-40 to the Van Buren / Fort Smith exit, Exit 7. Do not take the first I-540 Exit to Fayetteville. The correct exit is immediately past the trucking weigh station. Travel South/West across the Arkansas River bridge. Take the Exit 6/Grand Avenue exit. Turn right on Grand Avenue. UAFS will be on your left.
From Hwy 71, South of Fort Smith:
Travel North on Hwy 71 to I-540 (in Fort Smith). Go right (north) on I-540. Remain on I-540 until Exit 6. Take the Exit 6/Grand Avenue exit. Turn left on Grand Avenue. UAFS will be on your left.