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Magness Arena

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Magness Arena

The home of champions, Magness Arena is a multi-use venue within the Ritchie Center. Available for sporting events, concerts, graduations, banquets, trade shows and more, the arena can be configured for your specific event needs.

Venue features

  • an 85-by-200-foot arena floor
  • upholstered seats with a minimum width of 19 inches
  • reinforced concrete floor, loads up to 5,000 PSI
  • full audio and video support, including tape and live TV production
  • four-sided video board (Mitsubishi 10 MM product)
  • four tri-color LED matrix boards
  • sit-down dinner capacity
  • tradeshow configurations

Venue capacities

  • hockey game or other ice event--seating for 6,315 people
  • basketball game—seating for up to 7,200 people
  • concerts or other events utilizing a stage
    • north stage—up to 7,800 people
    • east stage—up to 6,500 people
    • center stage—up to 8,000 people
  • trade shows—up to 162 8-by-10-foot booths

Contact Information

If you would like to book an event on an available date, please contact our Scheduling & Retail Manager Kristina Norton at 303-871-7577 or