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Wells Fargo Arena at Iowa Events Center

  • 730 3rd Street | Des Moines, IA 50309
  • Phone: (515) 564-8000
  • Region: Downtown
  • Overview
    Wells Fargo Arena is a world-class arena built to showcase today's top stars, indoor sports and your own unique events. It is home to the NBA G-League’s Iowa Wolves, the AHL’s Iowa Wild and the IFL’s Iowa Barnstormers. The arena hosts Iowa High School State Wrestling and Basketball Championships, concerts, family shows and dirt events like the PBR. Built to the highest standards of architectural excellence with lighting and scoreboard updates in Summer of 2015, the arena offers unobstructed sight lines, comfortable seating and outstanding amenities for up to 17,100 excited guests.
  • Amenities
    Sports Facilities
    Basketball
    • Basketball - # of High School Regulation Courts: 1
    • Basketball - AC:
    • Basketball - Floor Surface: wood
    • Basketball - Locker Rooms:
    • Basketball - Scoreboards:
    Hockey
    • Hockey - Locker Rooms:
    • Hockey - Sheets of Ice: 1
    Multi-Sport Ability
    • Multi - AC:
    • Multi - Ceiling Height: 127
    • Multi - Fixed Seating:
    • Multi - Onsite Meeting Room:
    • Multi - Total Square Footage: 35100
    Volleyball
    • Volleyball - # of Courts: 1
    • Volleyball - AC:
    • Volleyball - Ceiling Height: 127
    • Volleyball - Floor Surface: wood
    Wrestling
    • Wrestling - # of 42x42 Mats: 8
  • Meeting Facilities
    Facility Info
    Meeting Rooms
    • Largest Room 35100
    • Total Sq. Ft. 35100
    • Reception Capacity 3000
    • Theatre Capacity 16980
    • A/V Capabilities? true
    • 10 X 10 Booths 160
    • Seating Capacity 16980
    • Fields/Courts/Mats/Lanes 3
    • Parking Capacity 1300
    • Wireless Internet Available? true
    • Type of Sport
    • Basketball
    • Hockey
    • Multi-Sport
    • Volleyball
    • Wrestling
    • Type of Surface
    • Wood
    • Banquet Capacity 1850
    • Number of Rooms 1
    • Large floor Plan PDF Large floor Plan PDF
    • Classroom Capacity 2000
    Wells Fargo Arena
    • Total Sq. Ft.: 35100
    • Width: 281
    • Length: 125
    • Height: 127
    • Theater Capacity: 16980
    • Banquet Capacity: 1850
    Concert End Stage
    • Height: 127
    • Theater Capacity: 14040
    Concert Center
    • Height: 127
    • Theater Capacity: 15843
    Basketball
    • Height: 127
    • Theater Capacity: 14436
    Hockey
    • Height: 127
    • Theater Capacity: 15181
    Wrestling
    • Height: 127
    • Theater Capacity: 15181
    Arena Football
    • Height: 127
    • Theater Capacity: 15181
  • Events