A 125-room hotel with underground parking is the latest component of BB&T Ballpark, slated to open in April 2014 as the new home of the Charlotte Knights (Class AAA; International League).
Chris Semmens, vice president of sales for the Knights, made the announcement at a Charlotte Chamber of Commerce-Metro event today, as well as the opening date for the new facility: April 10, 2014.
In 2014, BB&T Ballpark in Uptown is estimated to have an economic impact of more than $65 million, and is expected to add more than 700 jobs.
The site will also offer visitors a place to stay. A hotel, owned by the Charlotte Knights, is expected to have an inventory of approximately 125 rooms, and will feature underground parking.
Image courtesy of the Charlotte Knights.
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