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Corporate and Private Events

DFW Event Venue

College Park Center is a 218,000-square-foot facility set on the eastern edge of the UTA campus, in Arlington's downtown business district. The state-of-the-art venue is perfect for athletic, entertainment, and corporate functions. To check availability, please fill out the Availability Request.

This state-of-the-art venue in DFW has a history of hosting Grammy Award-winning bands, national singers and songwriters including Drake, Aaron Neville & Ellis Marsalis, Doobie Brothers, for KING & COUNTRY, Jane Goodall, LeCrae, Casting Crowns, Anderson Cooper, and more.

Entertainment Made Easy

Located in the heart of the Dallas-Fort Worth Metroplex, College Park Center can draw on a large, diverse population from across the region for concerts, speakers, and other attractions.

Home Court Advantage

Designed as a home for three of UTA's Division I teams, College Park Center can easily accommodate a variety of athletic competitions, including:

  • Basketball games
  • Volleyball games
  • Wrestling matches
  • Cheerleading and dance contests
  • Martial arts events
  • National and regional tournaments

Built for Businesses

College Park Center's size and location in Arlington's downtown business district make it a perfect place for corporate events, including:

  • Conferences
  • Trade shows
  • Training sessions
  • Orientations
  • Product launches

Parties Done Right

The arena and Hospitality Suite are great gathering spots for private parties, corporate functions, receptions, and special occasions. We'll also help you plan your event, everything from designing the room layout to securing audio and video equipment to choosing the perfect menu from our exclusive in-house catering service to compliment your plans.

Concessions and Catering

A wide variety of food, domestic and craft beers, and full bar service or in-house catering are available

Green Rooms

Six various size rooms with showers, restrooms, televisions, and data

Club Suite

2,800 sq. ft. suite with 72 club seats overlooking arena that can be divided into three private suites

Outdoor Plaza

Available for pre-event activations


3,400 spaces adjacent to the arena

Loading Dock

Three dock bays, one drive-up bay and parking for up to eight trucks or buses and 12 cars

Production Info

Built to a Higher Standard

Designed by Dallas, Texas architects, HKS Inc., College Park Center meets LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Gold standards, incorporating many energy-efficient features including low-emittance glazed windows, a highly reflective roof that reduces the solar load on the building, and a low-use water system. The building incorporates regional materials and includes native landscaping.

The exterior mixes brick and stone exteriors with windows that stretch nearly the full height of the 50-foot building. The building is oriented to allow natural light to flow onto the concourses.

For more information about booking an event, please contact:

Paula McElheney
Director of Booking and Contracts