Smart Araneta Coliseum : Rent the Big Dome

Coliseum Entrance The Giant Cube

SMART ARANETA COLISEUM FACT SHEET

Smart Araneta Coliseum, also known as the Big Dome, is what makes Araneta Center unique. It has been the centerpiece of the Philippines entertainment world for more than 50 years. It houses different events ranging from entertainment events, business ventures, religious events to sports events. The Smart Araneta Coliseum is and will remain to be the number one entertainment venue in the Philippines and it will hold this distinction well into the 21st century.

Smart Araneta Coliseum presents world-class entertainment at its best.

LOCATION Araneta Center, Quezon City, Philippines 0810
TICKETING AGENCY TicketNet Inc.
CONSULTANTS Denzil E. Skinner CFE
International Facility Consultant

Acoustic Engineer: Jose Hermano
Sound Engineer: Martin Galan
Acoustic Analysis Inc .
BUILDING Dome-type with no post or any kind of obstruction at any viewing angle of the audience area
LAND AREA 3.6 hectares
FLOOR AREA 9,660 square meters
DOME Diameter : 354 feet and 3 inches
Height : 140 feet
CATWALK/GRID Height: 70 feet
Area: 80 feet x 180 feet
MAXIMUM LIVE LOAD 74,000 lbs.


ARENA SPECIFICATIONS  
ARENA 15,400 square feet clear area
ARENA AREA 1,400 sq. m.
ACCESS & STAGING AREA South Gate, Freight & Service
FREIGHT DOORS 12 ft. x 12 ft.
STANDARD STAGE size: 32 ft. x 48 ft.
height: 4 ft. 4 in. (maximium)
STAGE GRID Manufacturer: Mountain Productions, USA
Size: 180 ft. x 80 ft.
Height: 70 feet from arena floor
Load: 74,000 pounds
ICE RINK SIZE 62 ft. x 105 ft.
ON SITE PARKING 1000
BACKSTAGE PARKING AREA 520 sq. m.
DRESSING ROOMS 4 Locker Rooms with Shower and Toilets;
4 Dormitory Type Dressing Rooms with Toilet; 4 Dressing Room Suites
OTHER AMENITIES Swimming Pool with Gazebo (kitchen and dining area)
OTHER ROOMS 1 Press Room, 1 TV Press Room, 1 Utility Room, 1 Promoter's Room
BASKETBALL FLOOR Size: 112 ft x 64 ft.
Floor Type: All-Star Plus Portable
Wood Type: U.S. Maple Wood
Manufacturer: Robbins Flooring, USA
ILLUMINATION 200 Foot Candles
SOUND P.A. SYSTEM Manufacturer: Acoustic Analysis
Sound System: JBL Sound
SCOREBOARD Daktronics 4-Sided Center Hung
   
 
EQUIPMENT  
UTILITIES AVAILABLE  
WATER PRESSURE 45 lbs. per sq. inch
ELECTRICAL SYSTEM Voltage: 220 volts
Hertz: 60 hertz
Service: 1,000 amperes (max)
3 wires, 3 phase, no neutral line
LIGHTING SYSTEM Arena: Wide Lite Fixtures
Illumination: 200 foot candles
Type: 1000 watts Metal Halide
Concourse: Targetti Lights
ON-STAGE SUPPLY 1,000 Amperes, 220 Volts, 3 Wires, 3 phase, No neutral lines
STAND-BY POWER GENERATORS Ebarra Diesel Engine, 250 KVA, 220V, 3 Phase; ASEA Generator Set, 425 KVA, 220V, 3 phase; Caterpillar, 375 KVA, 220V, 3 phase
   
SEATS  
PATRON SECTION Krugger Inc., USA
LOWER BOX Master Seating
RISERS GDS & Steel Deck, USA
SIGHT LINES 9 1/2 inches between tiers
MAXIMUM TOTAL
OF SEATS
16,035
PERMANENT SEATS 13,581
PORTABLE SEATS 2,454
LUXURY SEATS 187

SEATING FOR VARIOUS CONFIGURATIONS

  • Basketball 15,000
  • Non-Basketball
    • Concert
      • Off-Center 15,000
      • Center Stage 16,500
      • Stage Proscenium 10,000
    • Ice Show/Circus 15,000
    • Boxing 16,500
OWNER  
Progressive Development Corporation

Jorge L. Araneta
Chairman and President
   
MANAGEMENT  
United Promotions, Inc.

Jorge L. Araneta
Chairman and President

Denzil E. Skinner, CFE
International Facility Consultant

Atty. Allan V. Gabor, OIC
Chief Operating Officer