This modern facility is an all-season arena with large capacity seating. The seating arrangement is one of its most versatile features where a crowd of 6,500 can view a rodeo, monster truck show or ice show. Up to 3,500 temporary seats are available for concerts.
SqFt Arena Floor
Ft Arena Height
Complete Sound and Lighting Facilities
Backstage Team Dressing Rooms
Backstage Individual Dressing Rooms
Ft Loading Dock Ground Level Door Opening
A 25,449 square foot concrete floor provides plenty of space for our modular basketball floor with adequate room for additional temporary seating.
The coliseum floor will hold our additional temporary seating such as chairs and our temporary bleachers.
We store enough dirt in an onsite covered storage facility to cover the coliseum floor with over 12 inches of dirt.
The coliseum floor can transform any event into an open, fun-filled, family event.
The Blue Room is a large room with easy access to the Coliseum floor located on the south side of the first level. A perfect room to host a meeting room, merchandise room, or break room. This room will hold approximately 35 guests.
The Red Room is a large room with easy access to the Coliseum floor located on the north side of the first level. A perfect room to host a meeting room, merchandise room, or break room. This room will hold approximately 35 guests.
The Grey room is an exclusive, secure room located on the south side of the Coliseum with quick access to the arena floor. With this room, you can use it to hold special guests, a break room, or a safe–deposit vault, if needed.
About the Fairgrounds
The Mississippi Fairgrounds Complex covers over 105 acres and hosts more than 700 events per year. With various facilities for exhibitions, trade and consumer shows, you will find all the elements to make a truly successful event, along with Mississippi’s tradition of hospitality. The complex is an integral part of beautiful downtown Jackson, where the charm of the old and new South blends to form a modern city with a wealth of activities and cultural attractions. The Fairgrounds Complex is truly one of the South’s most inviting locations for practically any attraction or event.