Verizon Wireless Center Facilities

Banquet Hall

Banquet HallThe contemporary Banquet Hall, featuring high ceilings and high-tech audio/visual equipment, accommodates groups of up to 600. In the Banquet Hall, you will have access to four drop down screens and four ceiling-mounted LCD projectors, all which can be playing the same media or four different images at the same time. The room also has a sound system that can run multiple wired and wireless handheld and lapel microphones. The Verizon Wireless Center's cutting edge theatrical lighting system will also add extra detail to your event that you will not find at many other conference facilities.



Reception Hall

Reception HallA historic landmark in Mankato, the Reception Hall building was built in the early 1900s as the First National Bank. The building, which has been restored with the original bank vaults and stained glass windows, stands as the cornerstone of the Verizon Wireless Center and blends the traditions of the Mankato area with the modern facility of today. The room offers a unique atmosphere to host a social hour or more intimate events.

Conference Center

Room 279B In the Conference Center meeting planners have all the necessary ingredients to create a successful meeting from equipment rental to high-tech teleconferencing links to full-service catering.
The Conference Center features five smaller meeting rooms, ideal for breakout groups of 10 to 50 people. These rooms are conveniently located directly above the Banquet and Reception Halls. With its versatile meeting rooms, the Center has the perfect space for every meeting.


Cutting-edge acoustics and a superb sound system make the Verizon Wireless Center Arena one of the finest in the country. The arena features 7,500 seats for concerts and newly remodeled ice floor and stadium seats.

The thriving reputation and versatility of the Verizon Wireless Center Arena has been proven with sold-out concerts, important meetings, high-profile conferences, industry exhibits, exciting style show, fun kid shows, thrilling ice shows and live-action sports. The newly renovated ice-floor hosts the Minnesota State University NCAA Maverick men's hockey team. Each year the Southern Minnesota Home and Builders Show, the RV Show and the C&N Pool and Dart tournaments come to the Verizon Wireless Center Arena. The Arena has also hosted some of the hottest stars touring today including Elton John, Aerosmith, Alan Jackson and Eric Church.

The knowledgeable staff at Verizon Wireless Center is dedicated to making each conference, show and sporting event a success. The Verizon Wireless Center's services include complete in-house marketing, promotion and group sales and a full in-house box office.