SeaGate Convention Centre
is a performing arts and convention center
located in Toledo, Ohio
. Opened on March 27
, the Centre's exhibit hall measures 74,520 square feet (207 feet-by-360 ft) of space and seats up to 5,100 for a banquet
, 9,000 for a meeting, and 4,000 in a classroom configuration. It can be divided into three smaller halls, and, when used for concerts
with a 60-by-40-foot stage, can seat 2,000 (in one of the smaller halls), 3,000 (in two of the smaller halls) or 5,900 (in the entire hall) for concerts, stage shows, and other shows, this so that there are no bad seats in the house. Many of those seats used for concerts are in telescopic risers; there are 18 telescopic units at the arena, set up in sections of six; as a result there are six sections of riser seating and a total of 3,216 in the risers (536 per section).
SeaGate Convention Centre also features of meeting space.
The SeaGate Convention Centre was home of the Toledo Ice basketball team from 2005-2006.
The 1996-1999 Mid-American Conference men's basketball tournaments were held there.