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Hays-Gross Memorial Coliseum

1400 Hwy 183 By-pass
Hays, KS 67601
Phone: 785-628-4186
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Gross Memorial Coliseum is the home of the Fort Hays State University Fighting Tigers. The coliseum can seat 8,500 people for concerts and other events and also houses a six-lane synthetic running track used for the Fort Hays State University indoor track and field meets. Annual sporting events include: January – Fort Hays State University basketball and wrestling February - High School 3,2,1A State Wrestling tournament March – High School 1A Division II boys and girls State Basketball tournament March – Kansas Special Olympics April - Fort Hays State University indoor track September – Fort Hays State University Volleyball October – High School 1A Division II State Volleyball tournament December – Fort Hays State University basketball and wrestling

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Hays-Forsyth Library & Special Collections Display Meeting Facility
  • # of Rooms: 11
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  • Description: Meeting space for up to 500 available at Fort Hays State University's Memorial Union. Food catered by Chartwell's. Choice of 11 meeting rooms of various sizes.

Meeting Facility Rooms

Room Name Dimensions Ceiling Sq. Ft. Theater Classroom Size Banquet Capacity Reception
State Room X       560.00             10      
Prairie Room X   11     486.00             12      
Pioneer Room X   10     588.00     55     24     48      
Trails Room X   11     990.00     60     36     48      
Stouffer Lounge X   10     1100.00     75     40     72      
Black and Gold Room X   12     2080.00     220     100     150      
Cavalry Room X       380.00             10      
Sunflower Room X       560.00             36      
Smoky Hill Room X   9     596.00             14      
Meadowlark Room X   9     272.00     16              
Fort Hays Ballroom X   14     7490.00     497     200     424     497