State Farm Arena

Indoor arena located in Atlanta, Georgia

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State Farm Arena is located in Atlanta
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State Farm Arena is located in Georgia (U.S. state)
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Former namesPhilips Arena (1999–2018)
Address1 State Farm Drive
LocationAtlanta, Georgia
Coordinates33°45′26″N 84°23′47″W / 33.75722°N 84.39639°W / 33.75722; -84.39639Coordinates: 33°45′26″N 84°23′47″W / 33.75722°N 84.39639°W / 33.75722; -84.39639
Public transitMetropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit AuthorityDome / GWCC / Philips Arena / CNN Center Metropolitan Atlanta Rapid Transit Authority Peachtree Center
OwnerAtlanta-Fulton County Recreation Authority
OperatorAtlanta Hawks
CapacityBasketball:
20,233 (1999–2005)
18,729 (2005–2011)
18,371 (2011–2012)
18,238 (2012–2013),[1]
18,118 (2013–2014),[2]
18,047 (2014–2017)[3]
15,711 (2017–2018)[4]
16,600 (2018–present)[5]
Ice hockey:
18,545 (1999–2010)
17,624 (2010–2011)
Concerts: 21,000+
Field size680,000 sq ft (63,000 m2)
Construction
Broke groundJune 5, 1997[6]
OpenedSeptember 18, 1999
Renovated2017–2018
Construction cost$213.5 million
($328 million in 2019 dollars[7])
$192.5 million (2017–2018 renovations)
ArchitectPopulous (then HOK Sport)
Arquitectonica (Expansion)
Project managerBarton Malow[8]
Structural engineerThornton Tomasetti[9]
Services engineerM-E Engineers, Inc.[10]
General contractorAtlanta Arena Constructors (AAC), a joint venture of Beers Construction Co., Holder Construction Co., H.J. Russell & Co. and C.D. Moody Construction Co.
Tenants
Atlanta Hawks (NBA) (1999–present)
Atlanta Thrashers (NHL) (1999–2011)
Georgia Force (AFL) (2002, 2005–2007)
Atlanta Dream (WNBA) (2008–2016, 2019)
Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets (NCAA) (2011–2012)
Website
https://www.statefarmarena.com/

State Farm Arena (formerly Philips Arena) is a multi-purpose indoor arena located in Atlanta, Georgia. The arena serves as the home venue for the National Basketball Association (NBA)'s Atlanta Hawks. It also served as home to the National Hockey League's Atlanta Thrashers from 1999 to 2011, before the team moved to Winnipeg, as well as the Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA)'s Atlanta Dream from 2008 to 2016 and 2019. It opened in 1999 at a cost of $213.5 million, replacing the Omni Coliseum. It is owned by the Atlanta Fulton County Recreation Authority and operated by the Hawks, owned by Tony Ressler along with a group of investors including Grant Hill.

  1. ^ "2012–13 Atlanta Hawks Media Guide" (PDF). Atlanta Hawks. p. 295. Retrieved December 21, 2012.
  2. ^ "2013–14 Atlanta Hawks Media Guide" (PDF). Atlanta Hawks. p. 282. Retrieved January 28, 2015.
  3. ^ "2014–15 Atlanta Hawks Media Guide" (PDF). Atlanta Hawks. p. 288. Retrieved January 28, 2015.
  4. ^ Vivlamore, Chris (September 27, 2017). "Renovations Will Reduce Philips Arena Seating Capacity". The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Retrieved October 2, 2017.
  5. ^ "2018–19 Atlanta Hawks Media Guide" (PDF). Atlanta Hawks. 2018. p. 299. Retrieved January 27, 2019.
  6. ^ "Turner Hopes Arena a Start On Bigger Plan". The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. June 6, 1997.
  7. ^ Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis. "Consumer Price Index (estimate) 1800–". Retrieved January 1, 2020.
  8. ^ "Philips Arena". Ballparks.com. Retrieved April 16, 2018.
  9. ^ "Sports/Entertainment Brochure" (PDF). Thornton Tomasetti. Retrieved April 16, 2018.
  10. ^ "Philips Arena". M-E Engineers, Inc. Archived from the original on July 23, 2012. Retrieved April 16, 2018.

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