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Ford Center - the Heart of Evansville's Sports and Entertainment
The Ford Center, a multi-use indoor arena in downtown Evansville, Indiana with a maximum seating capacity of 11,000. It is the home of local sports teams. The venue also features live entertainment and concerts.
Ford Center opened in November 2011 and has drawn attendees from all over the tri-state region. It has already hosted a variety of events such as Bob Seger, Hadi Shrine Circus, Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Monster Jam, WWE Supershow and many more. Our staff is committed to providing the highest standard of service and to ensure the best possible experience during each event.
Ford Center is managed by VenuWorks, a full management service to theatres, arenas and convention centers. In addition to its facility management service, VenuWorks manages food and beverage and operations, as well as performs feasibility studies, does consulting work and provides event booking and promotion services.
FORD CENTER FACTS
Sixteen 20-person suites
One 40-person suite
Two eight-person mini suites
Two 10-person mini suites
95 main concourse loge seats
NHL regulation size
Sizes is 100x 250; 85 X 200 when retractable seating is in place
Can make ice
Has a 180,000 lbs. rigging capacity
Has no obstructed views
Has more sellable seats
Has 114 wheelchair spaces on 4 levels
114 wheelchair companion seating spaces
114 easy access seats for patrons with limited mobility
2 inches wider
All are padded
Where to Stay
Hampton Inn Evansville
8000 Eagle Crest Boulevard
Evansville, IN 47715
Coming to the Ford Center for an event?
Hampton Inn Evansville is only minutes away. All Ford Center Fans can enjoy:
Free buffet style breakfast
Free Internet Access
10% Discount room rate Thurs - Sunday*
Click below to reserve your Ford Center Package at Hampton Inn Evansville:
*offer subject to availability.
or call 812-473-