The UCI Bren Events Center is located in Irvine, close to Newport Beach, Laguna Beach and Costa Mesa. No food or drink is permitted inside of the Center for most events, though you can buy snacks and beverages from one of the several concessions stands that are open inside of the Center. Call ahead before bringing a camera#20;sometimes discreet photography without a flash is okay.
A boon to Irvine#25;s residents, the UCI Bren Events Center hosts everything from adrenaline-pumping athletic events to riveting concerts, as well as various exhibition and performance events. The Center is built on two floors and includes stunning lighting and sound systems. Parking is readily available in the structure next to the Center, while additional structures and lots are nearby.