Agganis Arena

Agganis Arena at Boston University is a multipurpose sports and entertainment center with an experienced professional team eager to work with you. This 290,000-square-foot, state-of-the-art venue is easily accessible by car or public transportation and is ideal for concerts, family entertainment, sporting events, trade shows, commencement ceremonies, conferences, and more.


Feel free to contact us—our professional staff is excited to be working with you to create the best event possible.

BU Community Non-University Clients

Agganis Arena Details

925 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02215


Event Coordination

The team at Agganis Arena is experienced, professional, creative, and excited to be working with you to create the best event possible. We care about our Guests—not only those coming through the front doors, but event planners, performers, and exhibitors coming through the back doors.

We are here to assist in any way!

Seating & Capacity

Agganis Arena is capable of many seating and floor configurations, ranging from concerts to sporting events, and even theater performances.

  • 6,150 fixed seats for hockey and ice shows
  • 8,000+ seats for concerts, sporting, and family entertainment events

For additional information and to view seating and floor plans, download our Promoter's Guide.

Explore Room Layouts

Getting Here

Agganis Arena is located on the Boston University campus at 925 Commonwealth Avenue. Guests can easily access the Arena via Storrow Drive, I-90, and public transportation.

Types of Events That Work Great Here

Recreation & Athletic

As you’d expect from a major university, BU has all types of sports and athletic facilities and a well-trained staff. For something different, consider these facilities for events other than sports! Learn more

Performances & Concerts

From small intimate theatre productions to major pop concerts, Boston University has the appropriate facilities and experience to make any type of performance a spectacular event. Learn more

Corporate Events

No matter what type of event you have planned, you’ll find Boston University has the appropriate hall rentals in Boston, MA, as well as a tireless staff with the experience necessary to make it a success. Learn more

The Burke Club Room

With soaring ceilings, beautiful beechwood details, and spectacular views, the Burke Club Room at Agganis Arena provides the perfect setting for everything from luncheons to business meetings to receptions.

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