Olympia Entertainment News

LITTLE CAESARS ARENA NAMED NOMINEE FOR SPORTS FACILITY OF THE YEAR BY SPORTS BUSINESS JOURNAL

State-of-the-art facility is the only arena in the country to claim SAFETY Act certification, the highest level of protection awarded by U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Over 2 million guests welcomed in the first six months of operation, including more than 60,000 fans for last weekend’s NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship. Arena serves as a cornerstone of The District Detroit, a dynamic sports and entertainment district bringing a dynamic work, live and play experience to a previously underdeveloped area

JOE LOUIS ARENA AND DETROIT RED WINGS ONLINE MEMORABILIA AUCTION BEGINS SATURDAY

Items featured at www.BidOnTheJoe.com will include “Al the Octopus,” the “Greatness is a Choice” sign from Red Wings locker room, photos celebrating Stanley Cup Championships, historic signage from inside and outside arena, Red Wings’ player lockers and more. Details of a separate sale of Joe Louis Arena seats will be announced in coming weeks. Detroit Red Wings and Olympia Entertainment Offices Relocating to Acclaimed Little Caesars Arena; Organizations Expect to Vacate Joe Louis Arena by December 31, 2017.

LITTLE CAESARS ARENA BECOMES FIRST NHL AND NBA ARENA TO RECEIVE HOMELAND SECURITY SAFETY ACT CERTIFICATION

SAFETY Act designation and certification represents highest level of protection awarded by U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Along with Red Wings and Pistons games, award covers security procedures for other ticketed events. Little Caesars Arena joins Comerica Park as only professional sports venues operating under same ownership group to receive SAFETY Act Certification.

LITTLE CAESARS ARENA NOMINATED FOR 2017 BEST NEW CONCERT VENUE BY POLLSTAR

More than 600,000 guests have attended events at Little Caesars Arena in its first two months of operation. Fans have enjoyed best-in-class acoustics, spacious Via concourse, dynamic LED lighting, intimate arena bowl and more.