Located on the UC Irvine campus, the Bren Events Center provides an exciting and prestigious location in Orange County for a full array of sporting, musical performance, exhibition, and other public events. Home of UC Irvine’s basketball and volleyball programs, the Bren Event Center provides top quality, dynamic entertainment to thousands of fans, annually.
The Bren Events Center, with a capacity of 5000, is built on two levels and features state-of-the-art design in lighting, sound system, and acoustic engineering. Amenities include nearby convenient parking facilities for guests, a full service ticket office, an ATM and two full service concession stands located on the concourse level. Supporters of UC Irvine Athletics who contribute at a certain giving level can also enjoy pre-game hospitality in the Koll Room, located downstairs for the main entrance. Three main entrances to the Center encourage smooth ingress and egress, including a special entrance for the “Antourage”, a UCI student spirit organization that is notorious for their game day support. Another entrance on the arena level can be reserved for security or controlled access needs. Through the employment of retractable seating, as well as protective flooring covering, the Center can be easily converted to stage a variety of events including concerts, lectures, performing arts, and sporting events. The newest addition to the Bren Event Center is a four sided LED scoreboard comprised of four 10mm video walls capable of displaying 4.4 trillion colors in a HD 16:9 aspect ratio custom built by Ultra Signs and Multimedia LED.
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