PPG Paints Arena

100,000 sq. ft. or less exhibit space

  • Capacity: 
    •  Hockey: 18,187
    •  End stage concerts: 14,536
    •  Center stage concerts: 19,758
    •  Basketball: 19,000
    • Due to a flexible curtaining system, the seating capacity of each event will vary
  • Metro Population: 2.3 Million
  • In House Marketing Capabilities: Full in-house marketing capabilities; digital, advertising, PR, graphic design, media buying/placing, outreach, group sales
  • Booking contact: Kate Dordick | kdordick@ppgpaintsarena.com 

As a leading entertainment venue, PPG Paints Arena is the regional epicenter for athletic events, concerts, and family shows in Western Pennsylvania. Hosting more than 150 events per year, PPG Paints Arena’s state-of-the-art design attracts national collegiate tournaments, and is home to your Pittsburgh Penguins.

It is a downtown destination where lasting memories will be made and new traditions will take shape! PPG Paints Arena serves as an important catalyst in the revitalization of the community, helping to strengthen the vital Centre Avenue link between Uptown and the city’s business district.

In addition, PPG Paints Arena offers guests efficient inbound and outbound access to area highways and interstates. Surrounding phased-in development creates a dynamic atmosphere for all to enjoy. For those planning an extended stay in the Arena District, the Cambria Suites at PPG Paints Arena is a welcomed retreat.

Whether cheering for a favorite team, attending a concert, hosting a national conference or planning a wedding reception, guests of PPG Paints Arena can appreciate the service, versatility, convenience, and unforgettable experience the facility was designed to deliver! A Great Place For Fans – PPG Paints Arena’s innovative and fan-friendly design provides the perfect atmosphere for enjoying a much-anticipated concert or action-packed game!