Since 1999 the Redbird Arena has served as the home of Illinois State University basketball and volleyball. The multi-purpose arena seats 10,200 fans and is known for its home field advantage, as Illinois State fans flock to the volleyball events every year. The 2006 basketball season revealed new scoreboards and four sided HD video boards.
The Redbird Arena’s Box Office hours are Monday through Friday 8:30am to 4pm. The box office accepts Visa, MasterCard and cash. Tickets reserved at will call can be picked up one hour prior to show. Cameras and recording devices are not allowed inside the arena. Children under two years of age are permitted to enter without a valid ticket if they share a guardian’s seat.