Erie Insurance Arena Renovation



Renovation/expansion project began December 13, 2011
Completed Work To Date (main focus on north/south sides of building)
Installation of new restrooms and concession areas
Renovations to locker rooms
Expansion of lobby
Widening of concourses
Demolition of 227-space, two level parking deck at East Ninth & French Streets
Installation of batting tunnels for Erie SeaWolves

October 5, 2012
Arena reopens for fall/winter/spring entertainment/sporting events

October 2012-May 2013
Work will continue throughout the fall/winter/spring on completing the west end & upper suites & club levels.

May 2013-September 2013
Arena to close for Phase 2 (final phase) of renovation/expansion

October 2013
Grand re-opening

View the Erie Insurance Arena Renovation Project Information PowerPoint here.

View the MBE/WBE Opportunities PowerPoint here.

Erie Insurance Arena Renovation & Expansion Press Release

Feel free to comment on these plans by contacting the Erie County Convention Center Authority in the following ways:

Mail: 809 French Street
Erie, PA 16501
Attn: Brighid O’Brien