Located on the campus of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, UTC McKenzie Arena is a multipurpose venue and holds 12,000 patrons in its seating sections. The arena opened to the public in 1982 and is home to the UTC Mocs men#25;s and women#25;s basketball teams. The venue also hosts a number of varying entertainment and other acts, and has housed WWE wrestling and Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus through the years, as well as performances by Shania Twain, Jimmy Buffett, the Allman Brothers, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Cher, Kenny Chesney, Chicago, Tina Turner and more.
The UTC McKenzie Arena Box Office is located at Gate 1 of the arena and is open Monday thru Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and has extended hours on event days. Doors generally open one hour prior to the event. Handicap accessible seating is available, and patrons needing special assistance should enter the arena through Gate 2. Outside food and beverages are prohibited from the venue, but concessions are available once inside the arena. Alcoholic beverages are banned from McKenzie Arena. Further questions should be directed toward the Box Office at 423-266-6627.