Gila River Arena - Glendale, AZ

A state-of-the-art sports and entertainment center located in Glendale, Arizona, Gila River Arena is the home of the NHL’s Arizona Coyotes. It opened in 2003 with the Arizona Sting of the National Lacrosse League defeating the Vancouver Ravens. The first NHL game was held the next evening, with the Arizona Coyotes dropping the game against the Nashville Predators. It has hosted a number of sporting and entertainment events, including the February Frenzy, Street League Skateboarding, Nuclear Cowboyz, Professional Bull Riding (PBR), World Extreme Cagefighting (WEC), Sesame Street Live!, the Harlem Globetrotters and Cirque du Soleil. Gila River Arena was named as “the best new major concert venue in North America” by the Pollstar Concert Industry Awards in 2003.

Gila River Arena has a seating capacity of 18,300 in 230 sections. The exterior of the building features brown- and copper-colored granite with lots of glass accents, while the interior is inspired by other NHL venues. The seating bowl is configured in two decks, with two levels of luxury suites in between. It also features 12 party suites that can accommodate large groups. Gila Arena boasts state-of-the-art technology such as 360-degree surround LED boards along the balcony with companion ribbon boards scrolling underneath the scoreboard. Gila River Arena has a number of concession stands where you can buy food and beverages. You can also purchase Arizona Coyotes merchandise at the team store, Coyotes Den.

For a memorable event experience at the Gila River Arena, you must know the basic policies of the venue. Doors generally open an hour prior to a game or an event, and coming early means you can avoid the long lines. Bags should be soft-sided, not larger than 12x6x12 inches and should be able to fully fit beneath your seat. Still cameras are permitted at most events, but professional photography, cameras with detachable lenses and audio- and videotaping are prohibited. Bringing in food and beverage inside is not permitted. Guests are encouraged to minimize the number of personal items they bring to the game.

Who is playing at Gila River Arena this weekend?

Scroll through upcoming NHL games and concerts at Gila River Arena to find out who will be playing near you this weekend in Glendale.

Who is playing at Gila River Arena tonight?

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What time do doors open at Gila River Arena?

Doors typically open anywhere between 90 minutes to 2 hours prior to showtime at Gila River Arena. Be sure to check the listing on your ticket as showtimes will vary.

What time do games end at Gila River Arena?

Every NHL game and concert will typically end at a different time. Set times and ending times for Gila River Arena are usually not established.

Who plays at Gila River Arena?

The Arizona Coyotes are the home team at the Gila River Arena.
Tue
Feb 25, 2020
7:00 PM
Arizona Coyotes vs. Florida Panthers
Glendale, AZ
Sat
Feb 29, 2020
6:00 PM
Arizona Coyotes vs. Buffalo Sabres
Glendale, AZ
Thu
Mar 5, 2020
7:00 PM
Blake Shelton
Glendale, AZ
Thu
Mar 12, 2020
7:30 PM
Arizona Coyotes vs. Vancouver Canucks
Glendale, AZ
Sat
Mar 14, 2020
6:00 PM
Arizona Coyotes vs. New York Rangers
Glendale, AZ
Sun
Mar 15, 2020
7:00 PM
JoJo Siwa
Glendale, AZ
Mon
Mar 16, 2020
7:00 PM
Arizona Coyotes vs. Dallas Stars
Glendale, AZ
Wed
Mar 18, 2020
7:00 PM
Arizona Coyotes vs. Vegas Golden Knights
Glendale, AZ
Fri
Mar 20, 2020
7:30 PM
Arizona Coyotes vs. Detroit Red Wings
Glendale, AZ
Sat
Mar 21, 2020
6:45 PM
PBR: Unleash The Beast
Glendale, AZ
Sun
Mar 22, 2020
1:45 PM
PBR: Unleash The Beast
Glendale, AZ
Sat
Mar 28, 2020
6:00 PM
Arizona Coyotes vs. Nashville Predators
Glendale, AZ
Sun
Mar 29, 2020
7:30 PM
Celine Dion
Glendale, AZ
Mon
Mar 30, 2020
8:00 PM
Rage Against The Machine & Run The Jewels
Glendale, AZ
Thu
Apr 2, 2020
7:00 PM
Arizona Coyotes vs. Vancouver Canucks
Glendale, AZ
Fri
Apr 3, 2020
8:30 PM
Wild n Out
Glendale, AZ
Sat
Apr 4, 2020
1:00 PM
Arizona Coyotes vs. Winnipeg Jets
Glendale, AZ
Sun
Apr 5, 2020
3:05 PM
Arizona Rattlers vs. Tucson Sugar Skulls
Glendale, AZ
Wed
Apr 8, 2020
TBD
NHL Western Conference First Round: Arizona Coyotes vs. TBD - Home Game 1 (Date: TBD - If Necessary)
Glendale, AZ
Fri
Apr 10, 2020
TBD
NHL Western Conference First Round: Arizona Coyotes vs. TBD - Home Game 2 (Date: TBD - If Necessary)
Glendale, AZ
Sat
Apr 11, 2020
7:30 PM
Pearl Jam
Glendale, AZ
Thu
Apr 16, 2020
TBD
NHL Western Conference First Round: Arizona Coyotes vs. TBD - Home Game 3 (Date: TBD - If Necessary)
Glendale, AZ
Sat
Apr 18, 2020
6:05 PM
Arizona Rattlers vs. Frisco Fighters
Glendale, AZ
Sat
Apr 25, 2020
7:00 PM
Alan Jackson
Glendale, AZ
Sat
May 2, 2020
6:05 PM
Arizona Rattlers vs. Spokane Shock
Glendale, AZ
Tue
May 5, 2020
7:00 PM
The 1975
Glendale, AZ
Fri
May 15, 2020
7:00 PM
Niall Horan
Glendale, AZ
Sat
May 16, 2020
6:05 PM
Arizona Rattlers vs. Tucson Sugar Skulls
Glendale, AZ
Sat
May 30, 2020
6:05 PM
Arizona Rattlers vs. Quad City Steamwheelers
Glendale, AZ
Sat
Jun 13, 2020
6:05 PM
Arizona Rattlers vs. Oakland Panthers
Glendale, AZ
Sat
Jun 27, 2020
6:05 PM
Arizona Rattlers vs. Duke City Gladiators
Glendale, AZ
Sat
Jul 18, 2020
10:00 AM
Trolls Live!
Glendale, AZ
Sat
Jul 18, 2020
2:30 PM
Trolls Live!
Glendale, AZ
Sun
Jul 19, 2020
10:00 AM
Trolls Live!
Glendale, AZ
Sun
Jul 19, 2020
2:30 PM
Trolls Live!
Glendale, AZ
Tue
Jul 28, 2020
8:00 PM
Tame Impala
Glendale, AZ
Sun
Aug 9, 2020
8:00 PM
Janet Jackson
Glendale, AZ
Tue
Aug 11, 2020
7:00 PM
The Weeknd, Sabrina Claudio & Don Toliver
Glendale, AZ
Wed
Aug 12, 2020
7:00 PM
Camila Cabello
Glendale, AZ
Wed
Aug 26, 2020
7:00 PM
The Lumineers
Glendale, AZ
Sat
Aug 29, 2020
8:00 PM
Harry Styles & Jenny Lewis
Glendale, AZ
Wed
Oct 21, 2020
7:00 PM
Dan And Shay
Glendale, AZ
Useful Event Info
Venue Address:
9400 W Maryland Ave, Phoenix, AZ
History & Traditions:
Capacity:
19,000
Past Names/Nicknames:
Glendale Arena

Jobing.com Arena

Date/Year Built/Opened:
Dec. 26, 2003