James Brown Arena

With a dozen layouts and ample parking, the James Brown Arena offers space for groups needing up to 23,000 square feet.

Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
  • Largest Room 23000
  • Reception Capacity 9000
  • Theatre Capacity 8500
  • Banquet Capacity 1600
  • Classroom Capacity 1200
Arena
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 23000
  • Width: 109
  • Length: 211
  • Theater Capacity: 8500
  • Classroom Capacity: 1200
  • Banquet Capacity: 1600
  • Reception Capacity: 9000
Exhibit Hall
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 2300
  • Width: 231
  • Length: 211
  • Theater Capacity: 1500
  • Classroom Capacity: 600
  • Banquet Capacity: 800
  • Reception Capacity: 1200
Meeting Room A
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 12860
  • Width: 33
  • Length: 38.8
  • Theater Capacity: 150
  • Classroom Capacity: 80
  • Banquet Capacity: 100
  • Reception Capacity: 175
Meeting Room B
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1276
  • Width: 33
  • Length: 38.8
  • Theater Capacity: 150
  • Classroom Capacity: 80
  • Banquet Capacity: 100
  • Reception Capacity: 175
Meeting Room A/B
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 2562
  • Width: 66
  • Length: 38.8
  • Theater Capacity: 300
  • Classroom Capacity: 160
  • Banquet Capacity: 200
  • Reception Capacity: 350
Meeting Room C
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 827
  • Width: 25.11
  • Length: 31.10
  • Theater Capacity: 827100
  • Classroom Capacity: 40
  • Banquet Capacity: 72
  • Reception Capacity: 120
Meeting Room D
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 843
  • Width: 26.5
  • Length: 31.1
  • Theater Capacity: 100
  • Classroom Capacity: 40
  • Banquet Capacity: 72
  • Reception Capacity: 120
Meeting C/D
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1670
  • Width: 52.4
  • Length: 31.1
  • Theater Capacity: 200
  • Classroom Capacity: 80
  • Banquet Capacity: 144
  • Reception Capacity: 240
Meeting Room E
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 498
  • Width: 19.11
  • Length: 25
  • Theater Capacity: 50
  • Classroom Capacity: 25
  • Banquet Capacity: 40
  • Reception Capacity: 20
Meeting Room F
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 481
  • Width: 19.3
  • Length: 25
  • Theater Capacity: 50
  • Classroom Capacity: 25
  • Banquet Capacity: 40
  • Reception Capacity: 70
Meeting Room E/F
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 979
  • Width: 39.2
  • Length: 25
  • Theater Capacity: 100
  • Classroom Capacity: 50
  • Banquet Capacity: 80
  • Reception Capacity: 140
Meeting Room G
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1154
  • Width: 47.10
  • Length: 24.2
  • Theater Capacity: 120
  • Classroom Capacity: 70
  • Banquet Capacity: 90
  • Reception Capacity: 160

Mary J Blige Strength of a Woman Tour with Joe & Stokley

  • James Brown Arena

Mary J. Blige is bringing her soul stirring old school classics and new hits to James Brown Arena on Saturday, September 16. Blige will be joined by R&B Superstar Joe Thomas & Stokley.

Blige helped redefine R&B and has become such a force in music. With a track record of eight multi-platinum albums, nine Grammy Awards (including a staggering 32 nominations) and five American Music Awards, Blige is truly a global superstar. The singer/songwriter’s musical strong suit has attracted an intensely loyal fan base—responsible for propelling worldwide sales of more than 50 million albums.

Multi-Award nominated Joe Thomas is known for hits “All That I Am,” “I Wanna Know,” and “No One Comes Close.” His memorable collaborations with 98 Degrees & Mariah Carey, Big Pun and G-Unit helped showcase his musical versatility and further sealed his reputation as an R&B Superstar.

Stokley is best known as the lead singer of one of the greatest R&B bands, Mint Condition. He was nominated for a his 1st Grammy in 2011, when he was featured on Kelly Price’s song “Not My Daddy.” He has also served as a session musician with artists such as Janet Jackson, Johnny Gill, New Edition, Usher, Toni Braxton, Prince, Jill Scott and many more. After over 20 years of signature hits including Mint Condition’s “Breakin’ My Heart (Pretty Brown Eyes)” and “What Kind of Man Would I Be” and Grammy-nominated albums, he released his dynamic solo debut, Introducing Stokley on June 23, 2017. The album has features from artists including Wale, Estelle and Robert Glasper.

Disney on Ice Presents Dream Big

  • James Brown Arena

Enter a world where adventure is awaiting and courage leads the way at Disney On Ice presents Dream Big. Through enchanted pixie-dust, Tinker Bell takes you on a journey of beloved Disney tales LIVE ON ICE. Make a splash with the fearless dreamer Ariel as she yearns to explore life above the waves. Watch Rapunzel, Cinderella and Belle as they learn about the power to make their own magic. Travel to the wintry world of Arendelle with sisters Anna and Elsa, and the hilarious Olaf from Disney’s Frozen as they learn that true love is the greatest magic of all. Be there to discover a whole new world with the daring Jasmine, and join Snow White, Aurora and Tiana as they remind you to always be strong, kind and fearless. High-flying jumps, daring acrobatics, breathtaking skating and lovable Disney friends make this an experience your family will never forget. Believing is just the beginning when Disney On Ice presents Dream Big skates into your hometown!

Show Dates & Show Times

Sep 21, 2017 7:00PM

Sep 22, 2017 7:00PM

Sep 23, 2017 2:00PM  &  6:00PM

Sep 24, 2017 2:00PM

Chris Tomlin With Special Guest Matt Maher

  • James Brown Arena

GRAMMY® winner Chris Tomlin brings the Good Good Father Tour to the James Brown Arena on Saturday, November 10 and will feature special guest Matt Maher. From his rural Texas roots, cutting his chops on his father’s Country-Western record collection, to the small Baptist church where he was first compelled by congregational singing, and now in his current position as the definitive worship leader for the worldwide church, Chris Tomlin has always been motivated to provide spiritual seekers a voice to talk with God through music.