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Welcome to The McKenzie Arena
Chattanooga's Home for Quality Entertainment and UTC Sports
Since 1982
Now in its 32nd season, the UTC McKenzie Arena has hosted a wide variety of events - appearances of the Longhorn Championship Rodeo, Disney On Ice, WWE professional wrestling, Thunder National's Monster Trucks, Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus and the Southeastern Conference Women's Basketball Tournament (1993-97, 1999-2000). Our concert performers bring a diversity of their own, including Vince Gill, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Shania Twain, The Allman Brothers, Luther Vandross, Elton John, Cher, Kenny Chesney, Rod Stewart, Reba McEntire, Chicago, Jimmy Buffett, Diana Ross, Carmen, Lionel Richie, Itzhak Perlman, Tina Turner and hundreds more! The Arena is also home to the UTC Mocs Basketball which is working toward a return visit to the NCAA Sweet 16.
Located on the campus of The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, the 12,000 seat multi-purpose facility is conveniently located at the junction of Tennessee, Georgia and Alabama. With the bustling cities of Atlanta, Birmingham, Huntsville, Nashville and Knoxville all less than 2.5 hours away, the Arena is within easy reach of 10 million plus people! If your visiting from out of town, the Chattanooga Area Convention & Visitors Bureau can be a great help.
An internet ticketing system and box office at the Arena make purchasing tickets to events easy and convenient. And you you can always call 423-266-6627 to order tickets by phone. Just minutes away from three main interstate highways (I-24, I-59, and I-75) getting to the UTC McKenzie Arena is also easy. There's plenty of convenient parking and once inside, the main concourse has six permanent and five portable concession stands to satisfy your appetite. You may have a few questions, we put some answers to the most common questions in our FAQ page. If you still have more questions, check with our friendly staff who go out of their way to get you the answers you need. Thanks for visiting us online, and we hope to see you in person real soon!
Arena Staff Contacts
Obie Webster, Executive Director of Entertainment & Sports Venues: 423.425.4706
Kyle AskewTechnical Director:  423.425.4746
Arland JenkinsOperations Coordinator:  423.425.4648
Sandra Farris, Event Coordinator/Accounting: 423.425.4030
Brent McMillan, Box Office Supervisor:  423.425.5273