A-Z Guide

A-Z Guide

Accessibility

The main floor level of the Sportscenter is wheelchair accessible.  Please note there are no elevators or ramps for wheelchair access to bleacher seat level.

Club Room

A public/private Club Room is available with the ability to host approximately 100 people.

Concert Seating Maps

360 Degree Concert Seating Information

180 Degree Concert Seating Information

Concessions

A newly renovated, full service concessions area is open during most public events.

Dressing Rooms

There are 7 dressing rooms are available:

  • Two large team rooms
  • Two medium sized team rooms
  • One small sized team room
  • Two individual rooms
  • All have showers and toilet facilities

Electric

There are a limited number of wall outlets around the arena floor for use by clients. For stage shows there are five 20amp outlets on the stage. There is eight 20amp outlets that can be brought to the stage. There is one 60amp outlet behind the stage.

Show power: there is a 3-phase 200amp 240volt hookup. There is one 3-phase 400amp 240volt hookup. These can be used for stage power and or outside RV power.

Facilities Guide

Owensboro Sportscenter Facilities Guide

Floor Maximum Banquet Set

  • 77 Five Foot Round Tables
  • 8 Chair Set = 616 people
  • 6 Chair Set = 462 people

Lighting

There are 54 Metal Halide 1000w lamps over the arena floor and 82 flourescents over the seating area. These lights cannot be dimmed. Control of these lights is in a panel located at stage right.  There are no spotlights, but ones are available for rental.

Loading

There is no loading dock. Trucks must be unloaded from flat ground. Forklift rental can be arranged. There is ample space for truck parking near the stage area.

Parking

Parking is free for all events.  There are approximately 900 spaces available.  Bus parking is also available.

Prohibited Items

The Owensboro Sportscenter has implemented the following prohibited items list to enhance the security and safety of patrons, performers, staff, and contractors.  Bag checks are performed at the point of entry to enforce the prohibited items list.  Generally the Owensboro Sportscenter does not utilize magnetometers or handheld metal detecting wands unless requested (and paid for) by the lessee.

  • Outside Food and Beverage
  • Cans, bottles, coolers, or other similar containers
  • Video cameras or audio recorders
  • Laser pens or laser products
  • Air horns or noise makers
  • Weapons of any kind
  • Professional Cameras (unless approved through appropriate channels)
  • Any other item deemed unacceptable by management

Measurements

The arena floor has over 11,000 square feet of usable space and can be modified for basketball, concerts, rodeos, expos, banquets, and a variety of other events. Wheelchair accessibility on the main arena floor.

Actual floor size is 134.75’ x 82.75’

Height from floor to ceiling is 31 feet

Permanent stage size is 47’ x 26

Complete Sportscenter Measurements

Restrooms

Men’s and Women’s restrooms are located on the main floor level of the Sportscenter.

Rigging

There is no up rigging as the roof capacity does not allow it. Shows do have the ability to bring ground rigging.

Seating Capacities

The following seating is available: 600 Folding Floor Chairs (When no Basketball Floor)
377 Floor Level Pull-Outs
842 Mid-Level Seat Back Chairs

For a stage show with floor seats set at 180°- capacity is 4,297
For a stage show with floor seats set at 240°- capacity is 4,721
For a stage show with floor seats set at 360°- capacity is 5,375

Sound

Full PA system available with audio cassette, MP3, and CD playback available (Soundsphere omnidirectional combo sound system with six delay speakers) connected to a Rolls 8 channel audio mixer.

General AV (available for rental)

  • 1- 42” Westinghouse LED monitor
  • 8-SM 58 Shure microphones
  • 6-SM 57 Shure microphones
  • 1-Shure Beta 52A kick drum microphone
  • 6-Rapco Horizon D/I box
  • 1-Mackie 1604 VLZ4 16 channel audio mixer

Stagehands

The Evansville I.A.T.S.E. is available and reasonably priced. Please contact Brendon Wagner, Director of Events at (270) 687-8944 for pricing and more information.

Telephone & Data

Connections for telephones, data connections, and wifi are available.