If you are in La Crosse, Wisconsin and want to enjoy concerts or theatre events in a beautiful arena, do get yourself La Crosse Center tickets. Located along the Mississippi River’s banks, La Crosse Center is a multi-purpose coliseum in the center of downtown La Crosse. With its breathtaking view of the Mississippi, sandy beaches and giant islands, the city of La Crosse alone is enough to attract visitors from all over. World Report and U.S News have ranked it among the top ten cities to reside in. Huffington Post voted Wisconsin’s National Scenic Byway as the ‘prettiest drive in America’, which further adds to the city’s attraction.
The La Crosse Center’s foundation was laid in 1980 and since then, it has evolved into a modern arena. In addition to providing space for theatre plays and concerts, the place is also used as a convention hall. In 2000, a fourteen-million dollar investment was made for the reconstruction and expansion of the center. Its size was almost doubled after the enlargement. Today, it is spread over an area of 100,000 square feet and its halls have a seating arrangement for about 5000-7500 people. It has 21600 square feet of space for exhibitions, three dressing rooms and two locker rooms. The North Hall is basically used for shows and wedding receptions and has a total space of 14935 square feet, while the South Hall’s two levels are used as meeting and exhibit space and have a total space of 38740 square feet. La Crosse’s Arena is a splendid room that can be used for any kind of show. In the past, it has been used for concerts, ice shows, craft shows, conferences, conventions and even sport shows. For meeting space, the center has five meeting rooms, which can be further divided into a total of nine rooms. Many couples select the ballroom for a romantic wedding, as the room gives a lovely view of Riverside Park and the river itself and has a very relaxing atmosphere. When it comes to business meetings or social gatherings, Zielke Suite is preferred. The hall also has the additional option of a portable soundproof wall to provide room for a professional environment.
Over the years, events by notable artists and bands like Aerosmith, Metallica, Def Leppard, Elton John, Bob Hope, Lady Antebellum, Blue Man Group, Alan Jackson, Bryan Adams, Beach Boys, Toby Keith, Miranda Lambart and Foreigner have taken place at La Crosse Center. Some of the sporting events held at the center include a wrestling tournament of Bi-State Classical High School, WWE Raw, SmackDown and ECW’s wrestling matches and even exhibition basketball by the Harlem Globetrotters.
With its spacious halls and arenas, professional meeting rooms, luxurious rooms, attractive ballrooms and additional services like locker rooms, catering and ATM, La Crosse Center provides the perfect environment for meetings, conventions and entertainment sessions. Whatever type of event you plan to hold or attend, it is a leading facility that is sure to meet your needs and you should definitely consider.