Located in North Little Rock, the Simmons Bank Arena is the premier venue for sports and entertainment events in Arkansas. Built in 1999, Simmons Bank Arena has played host to many sports teams in the past, including the Little Rock Trojans. The arena hosts many big-name acts and entertainment events, including Disney On Ice, Marvel Universe Live, Dwight Yoakam and Charlie Wilson. The Simmons Bank Arena is the graduation home for many high schools and colleges in the area. The arena has become more than an arena and is considered an entertainment cultural mainstay for the Little Rock community. No matter the event, Simmons Bank Arena offers visitors a spectacular experience. The best Simmons Bank Arena seating is available at StubHub.
What is the seating capacity?
Simmons Bank Arena has a maximum seating capacity of 18,000.
Can I take photos or record during Simmons Bank Arena events?
Organizers of Simmons Bank Arena events strictly prohibit the use of professional cameras for individuals without media credentials. Personal cameras are generally permitted as long as the lens is three inches or less, however, some events prohibit the use of all cameras. Visitors should contact the venue prior to their event to inquire about the use of photography. Audio and video recording devices are strictly prohibited (this includes GoPro's and Google Glasses).
Is the venue wheelchair friendly?
Simmons Bank Arena is wheelchair friendly, offering wheelchair-accessible parking in the parking lot across from the box office as well as in front of the arena on Simmons Bank Arena Way. The area also has a wheelchair-accessible drop-off area on Washington Avenue and wheelchair-accessible and companion seating throughout the arena. The arena encourages those who need accessible seating to purchase their tickets as early as possible and advises that although a show may list as sold out, there may be accessible seating still available. For shows with tickets remaining, accessible seating will be available until the start of the show.
Can I bring in my own food and drink?
Outside food and drinks cannot be brought into the venue. Containers such as water and thermos bottles, plastic coolers and cans are also not permitted. The arena does offer food and drinks for purchase at several concession stands throughout the arena.
Do I need a sitter, or can I bring the little ones along?
Many Simmons Bank Arena events are family friendly and welcome visitors of all ages. Visitors unsure if there are age restrictions for their particular event are encouraged to contact the arena directly or review the events description. Children 2 years of age and older must have a purchased ticket. Children are also not allowed to be carried on the shoulders of others while attending events at the arena.