Midland RockHounds Overview

Fast facts

League: Texas League

Head Coach: Scott Steinmann

Team Mascot: Juice the Moose, Rocky RockHound

Year Opened: 2002

Capacity: 4709

City / State: Midland / Texas

Rivalries & Top Games to Attend

Midland RockHounds vs Frisco RoughRiders

Rival Team: Frisco RoughRiders

There are always a lot of bragging rights on the line when the RockHounds take on in-state rivals Frisco. The RockHounds and their fans hate losing to the RoughRiders, so don’t miss it when the RoughRiders come to town.

Midland RockHounds vs San Antonio Missions

Rival Team: San Antonio Missions

You won’t want to miss it when the RockHounds take on fellow Texas-based rivals San Antonio. There is always a lot at stake when these two rivals square off making each matchup between the RockHounds and Mission a must-see.

Midland RockHounds Tailgate Guide


Texans love to tailgate, and you’ll find lots of free parking outside Security Bank Ballpark meaning you’ll be in for a lot of pregame fun when attending a RockHounds game. Arrive early and take advantage of the large parking lots and free parking before the game. Set up the grill and crack open a few beers before entering the park for a fun afternoon of tailgating before the game.

Additionally, take some time to see some of the attractions outside the park before entering. The rock in front of the main entrance is believed to bring good luck to those who rub it, and you won’t want to miss the opportunity to see the championship plaques near the catcher statue.

Finally, if you’re a big high school football fan, make sure to sneak a peek at the high school football stadium located across the way from the ballpark. The stadium is quite impressive, so don’t miss it during your visit to Security Bank Ballpark.

You’ll have a great time tailgating and seeing the ballparks surroundings when attending a RockHounds game, so get here early and take it all in.


Rub the Rock

Rub the rock outside the main entrance of Security Bank Ballpark to bring good luck to yourself and the RockHounds. The rock comes from the excavation of the stadium and is believed to bring “fun and good times” to those who touch it before the game.

Catcher Statue and Championship Plaques

Check out the statue of a catcher and the championship plaques that accompany it. The plaques commemorate all the biggest achievements in RockHounds history including the club’s six Texas League titles making them a must-see for any RockHounds fan.

High School Football Stadium

High school football is huge in Texas, and it’s no different in Midland where they have a massive high school football stadium right across from the minor league ballpark. Take some time before the game to check out the impressive stadium before making your way into the ballpark.

Where to tailgate

Midland RockHounds Stadium Guide

In Game

If you’re looking for family entertainment in the Midland area, then you can’t beat attending a RockHounds game. RockHounds games feature tons of kids entertainment options including a splash pad, playground, basketball court, and youth baseball field. No matter what activities your kids enjoy they’ll likely find something to keep them busy when attending a RockHounds game.

Baseball fans will also enjoy attending a RockHounds game as it presents an excellent opportunity for you to see future MLB stars play before hitting it big. You may even be able to get the autographs of some future stars before the game as well. Additionally, if you’re a die-hard baseball fan, you’ll also love the tributes to former RockHound greats around ballpark including the banners celebrating the members of the RockHounds Hall of Fame.

Families and baseball fans alike will enjoy attending a RockHounds game, so get your tickets today.

Things to check out

Splash Pad

If you’re looking to beat the heat at a RockHounds game, then check out the splash pad. The splash pad is especially fun for kids, so don’t miss it during your trip to Security Bank Ballpark.

Youth Baseball Player Statues

Get a picture with the youth baseball statues located right inside the entrance. The statues present an excellent photo op making them a can’t-miss part of attending a RockHounds game.


Take the kids to the playground during the game to help them work off some excess energy. The playground is perfect for restless kids, so if you’re taking the kids to the game, stop by and check it out.

Basketball Court

Those of you who want to shoot hoops during the game will be in luck as there is a full-size basketball court at Security Bank Ballpark. The basketball court is another great place for those of you who get restless during the game.

Youth Baseball Field

Play catch or hit a few balls at the youth baseball field inside Security Bank Ballpark. The youth field is the perfect place to play catch with your son or daughter before or during the game.

Concourse Train

Take a ride on the train around the ballpark during the game. Kids will love the train, so don’t miss the opportunity to take a ride.

RockHound Hall of Fame Banners

Check out the Midland RockHounds Hall of Fame banners hanging around the concourse. The banners honor the best players in the history of the club including Josh Donaldson, Jim Edmonds, and Fernando Valenzuela among others.

ProPetro Diamond Club

The Diamond Club is the best dining experience you'll find at Security Bank Ballpark. Here you’ll escape the Texas heat and enjoy a full meal and the game on TV making it an excellent place to eat and watch the game.

Sidewalk Souvenirs

Pick up a souvenir from the Sidewalk Souvenirs team shop. Here you’ll find a wide selection of RockHounds merchandise including t-shirts, caps, foam fingers, and more.

Rocky, Juice, and Junior

Fans young and old love the RockHounds mascots Rocky, Juice, and Junior. The lovable mascots get into all kinds of antics during the game, so keep an eye out for them during your trip.

Midland RockHounds Bars & Restaurants

  1. Cork & Pig Tavern

    Cork Pig Tavern

    The Cork & Pig Tavern is a unique, chef driven blend of brick oven pizzas, gourmet salads, and an array of signature entrees, sandwiches, and mouth watering apps and sides. Complimented by our expansive wine selections, craft beers, and specialty cocktails, you're sure to find the Cork & Pig Tavern to be an exciting environment for friends and family to relax, laugh, and dine.

    7260 TX-191 Frontage #204, Odessa, TX 79765, USA

    Bar website

    american - $$

  2. Triple Threat Sports Bar

    Criterion beer Mazzys Brewballs Cogans Deli Sports Pub Kamikazes Libbys Bar Grill Knot Pub Cara Irish Mess Hall

    With smiling faces, scrumptious food and tv's galore, your dining and drinking experience is sure to be a good one here!

    12 Meta Dr, Midland, TX 79701, USA

    Bar website

    american - sportsbar - $$

  3. Torino’s Pizza Bar

    Torinos Pizza

    Catch all your favorite sports with daily Happy Hour.

    3303 N Midkiff Rd #110, Midland, TX 79705, USA

    Bar website

    american - sportsbar - $$

  4. The Bar

    beer Billy Jacks Wing Draft Shack Roost Great American Pub

    Legendary Texas venue offering great food, cocktails and live music.

    606 W Missouri Ave, Midland, TX 79701, USA

    Bar website

    american - sportsbar - $$

  5. Riley’s Bar & Grill

    Bloody Mary

    Home ofThe "ORIGINAL" Steak N' Bake and WORLD FAMOUS bloody marys!

    3421 W Wall St, Midland, TX 79701, USA

    Bar website

    american - $

  6. Oscar’s Super Burrito

    Black Cat Burrito

    Want a great breakfast burrito? We've got you covered.

    4306 Neely Ave, Midland, TX 79707, USA

    Bar website

    mexican - $

  7. Clear Springs Restaurant

    southern food

    Proudly serving the best fried catfish, hand breaded onion rings and juicy thick cut steaks.

    5707 Andrews Hwy, Midland, TX 79706, USA

    Bar website

    american - $$

  8. Wall Street Bar & Grill

    Owlz Pub Sand Trap Scorpions Bar Grill

    Good food and excellent wait staff.

    115 E Wall St, Midland, TX 79701, USA

    Bar website

    american - $$

  9. Gerardo’s Casita

    Gerardos Casita

    Gerardo's Casita believes in serving great homemade Tex-Mex food, Great service, in a festive atmosphere.

    2407 N Big Spring St, Midland, TX 79705, USA

    Bar website

    american - $$

  10. Dos Compadres Mexican Restaurant

    La Corona Taco La Chiquita Tacos Taco Corono Mexican Restaurant Tacos El Burrito Loco

    Authentic Mexican food and a memorable dining experience that’s not only tasty but tons of fun.

    2200 W Wadley Ave #1, Midland, TX 79705, USA

    Bar website

    mexican - $$

  11. Garlic Press

    Garlic Press

    Eclectic Dining and Fine Wines

    2200 W Wadley Ave #6, Midland, TX 79705, USA

    Bar website

    european - steakhouse - $$$

  12. Cattle Baron steak and Seafood

    Cattle Baron steak and Seafood

    Great food, nice ambience, and good service.

    418 W Wadley Ave, Midland, TX 79705, USA

    Bar website

    american - steakhouse - $$

  13. Venezia Restaurant

    Venezia Restaurant

    Specializing in Northern Italian Continental cuisine

    2101 W Wadley Ave #20, Midland, TX 79705, USA

    Bar website

    italian - $$