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  BOOKING INFORMATION
    For booking information, please contact Dennis Petrullo, Senior Vice President and General Manager, at 314-622-5425 or via e-mail or his assistant, Cherri Haynes, at 314-622-5426 or via e-mail.

  SPECIFICATIONS
   
 

SQUARE FOOTAGE/FLOOR DIMENSIONS:
Total arena floor size: 36,000 square feet
(120' x 300')

Total international ice: 20,000 square feet
(100' x 200')

Floor load: 350 pounds per square foot

TOTAL SEATING CAPACITY:
Scottrade Center is able to accommodate many types of events, from major concerts and family shows to basketball and professional tennis. Approximate seating capacities are:

21,000 for hockey

22,000 for basketball, concerts and other stage events

10,000 for soccer

STAGE DIMENSIONS:
The portable stage is 60' x 48' without wings. Added wings extend the stage 12' x 24' on each side. Rolling stage is accessible to the disabled and may be carpeted or uncarpeted as desired. An in-house barricade is also available.

RIGGING INFORMATION:
Floor to beam height: 95'

Maximum rigging load: 120,000 pounds

Maximum weight per point: 5,000 pounds

Catwalk and safety lines are available.

Extra rigging grid at stage end and at center stage with 32' centers.

DRESSING ROOMS:
Seven fully carpeted and finished dressing rooms with shower and restroom facilities are located directly off stage left on the event level. Four locker rooms with shower and restroom facilities are also available, two of them with training rooms.

  LOADING FACILITIES:
A large freight door (featuring a ceiling height of 14'6") and dock with load levelers accommodates up to six semi-trucks and trailers. Interior doors provide for a controlled environment. Forklifts are available with extensions to provide 10' of length and 5,000 pound maximum capacity. Semi-truck trailers may drive directly onto the event floor adjacent to the stage for loading and unloading, minimizing load-in and load-out time.

ELECTRICAL CAPACITY:
Exceeds 2,400 amps at 120/208 and 480 volts.

Main power location is located upstage center, approximately 50' from the stage.

In-house electrician is available.

LIGHTING AND ACOUSTICS:
State-of-the-art lighting is available with sports lighting dimming capabilities. Six Super Trooper Xenon spotlights and four Gladiator long throw Xenon spotlights are available. High quality acoustics feature a Meyers Sound System designed and engineered by Pro Sound Co. The system includes a fully-computerized controller which automatically equalizes the system and gives up-to-date information on cluster status. The system is controlled at the sound board and operated by in-house technicians.


SCOREBOARD AND MESSAGE BOARDS:
Eight-sided, center-hung computerized scoreboard features four 9' x 12' Sony JTS-16 video screens and four matrix boards. Other message boards are available along the upper sign band for messages and graphics. Auxiliary scoreboards are located at the ends of the upper sign band. A large message board is available on the building's exterior facade facing Interstate 64 (U.S. 40).

STORAGE:
Equipment storage is available.

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  GUEST SERVICES    
  IN-HOUSE EVENT MANAGEMENT:
A thoroughly trained and experienced staff is available for event management and promotion.

IN-HOUSE SECURITY:
A security manager and 24-hour building security patrols are able to design a comprehensive security program for each event.

IN-HOUSE MARKETING/PROMOTIONS:
Scottrade Center offers a full-service marketing department staffed by experienced professionals who offer a wide range of marketing, advertising, promotions and public relations expertise for any event. The marketing department can work develop and execute a comprehensive marketing plan for any event, including pricing strategies, media buying, promotions and publicity campaigns. Available services include:

Advertising planning and implementation
development of advertising schedules, based on analysis and selection of appropriate media
coordination of design and production of print, radio, television and outdoor ads
placement of all advertising, utilizing Scottrade Center's local contract rates where available

Promotional planning and execution
development of promotional ideas for media and third parties
coordination and implementation of all promotional elements, including discount coupon production and distribution, register-to-win programs, point-of-purchase materials, third-party advertising tags, etc.

Public relations services
writing and distribution of standard press releases
development of feature story ideas with pitches to appropriate media
development and execution of media "drops"
creating, staging and coordination of publicity events
comprehensive media follow-up
coordination of press credentials (if appropriate)
coordination and set up of press box, press row and press workroom (if appropriate)

GROUP SALES:
A full-service group sales department is available to meet all group sales needs.

HOSPITALITY:
A divisible VIP "green room" with wet bar and restroom facilities is available to event producer. For special events, a private club is available for rent.

 

 

PRESS ROOMS:
A press lounge, kitchen, press workroom and darkroom are available on the event level. Additionally, television and radio booths, working press area, and press lounge are located on the penthouse level. Full broadcast capabilities include television feed throughout the building for both remote and event broadcasts.

FOOD AND BEVERAGE SERVICES:
Facilities include a 500-seat, restaurant, a 150-seat, 300 capacity bar; traditional concessions and specialty food courts. Quality customized catering is available to all performers.

MERCHANDISING:
Nine full-service merchandising locations are operated in-house. Scottrade Center's flagship store, The BlueNote Authentics Shop, is located near the main entrance on the Plaza Concourse. Eight other retail locations are located on the Plaza, Club and Mezzanine concourse levels.

IN-HOUSE TELEPHONE SERVICE:
Complete teleconferencing capabilities, fax and copying services are available. In-house control provides for temporary phone lines during events.

IN-HOUSE CLOSED-CIRCUIT TELEVISION SERVICE:
An in-house closed-circuit television service is available with feed to Scottrade Center's scoreboard, concession areas, restaurants and suites.

VIDEO AND AUDIO PRODUCTION:
Scottrade Center's JumboTron video scoreboard is supported by a four-camera live production suite. BetaCam SP 1" and Digital video recording, instant replay and post production are available. Additional features include multi-channel DVF, 3-D animation/graphics and digital audio recording.

ACCESS FOR PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES:
Scottrade Center is equipped to accommodate the needs of persons with disabilities. This includes wheelchair ramps, oversized entrance/exit areas and elevators, enhanced restrooms and seating areas, TDD ticket sales, interpreters for the hearing impaired, TDD public phones, first aid and other services.

For more information about staging an event at Scottrade Center, please contact Scottrade Center Executive Offices at 1401 Clark Avenue, St. Louis, Missouri 63103, (314) 622-5400 or (314) 622-5410 (fax).

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Webmaster e-mails are answered promptly Monday through Friday during normal business hours. If you have an urgent event-specific question in the evening or on weekends, please call 314-622-5400 during the event to speak to the event receptionist.



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