The Classic Center Arena was a part of the 2020 SPLOST vote. The arena has an anticipated opening date in Fall 2023. This facility is expected to hold 5,000 permeant seats with a 7,000 seat concert capacity.
The arena will be directly connected to The Classic Center's current facility and will be the perfect location for all of your concerts, sporting events, and conventions.
Estimated to create over 600 new jobs in the Athens' community
Will generate an estimated $30 million annually in economic impact
Expected to generate an additional 80,000 hotel room nights in Athens-Clarke County