Previously the Jobing.com Arena, the Gila River Arena is a sports and entertainment arena in Glendale, Arizona, about 12.5 miles northwest of downtown Phoenix. The Arizona Coyotes of the National Hockey League have been the primary tenant since the building opened in late December 2003. The arena seats nearly 20,000 guests for its assortment of events, such as hockey, lacrosse, and basketball games and the occasional concert. The arena has 3,075 club seats and 87 luxury suites, including two Luxury Tower Suites. It also features a rooftop plaza constructed of Bison Versadjust Pedestals supporting concrete pavers where visitors and staff can catch some fresh air and quiet and enjoy a snack and/or beverage during game and event intermissions.
Architect: HOK Sport
Completion Date: 2003