Stockton, CA Meeting Venue Spotlight
Perched along Stockton's downtown waterfront and adjacent to Banner Island Ballpark and the 179-room University Plaza Waterfront Hotel, Stockton Arena features between 8,600 and 12,000 seats by configuration. Opened in 2005, Stockton Arena serves as the home of the Stockton Thunder professional hockey team, which brings more than 200,000 fans to its home games during its October to April season. The 20,400-square-foot arena, instantly recognizable by its circular glass shape, houses 24 luxury suites, a club level with 344 seats and 5,000 square feet of conference space, as well as features full rigging and stage equipment, a four-sided video display and scoreboard, a sound system and nearby parking. Stockton Arena offers full house and half house seating to accommodate concerts, rodeos, sporting events, meetings, conferences and group events.