About the Venue

Venue Name and Location

XL Center

The XL Center is a multi-purpose arena and convention center located in downtown Hartford, Connecticut. It is owned by the City of Hartford and operated by Spectra. In December 2007, the Center was renamed when the arena's naming rights were sold to XL Group insurance company in a 6-year agreement. The arena is ranked the 28th largest among college basketball arenas. Opened in 1974 as the Hartford Civic Center and originally located adjacent to Civic Center Mall, which was demolished in 2004. It consists of two facilities: the Veterans Memorial Coliseum and the Exhibition Center.

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Previous Name : Hartford Civic Center

Built Date : 1975

Owners : City of Hartford

Phone Number (Box Office) : (860) 249-6333

Seating Capacity : Basketball(15564) , Ice hockey (14750, 9801 with curtain system)

For rental information : 860-722-9637, PremiumSeating@XLCenter.com