- Address: 1025 Blue Ridge Rd., Raleigh, NC 27607
- Area: West Raleigh/N.C. State Univ/PNC Arena
- Phone: 919.821.7400
Dorton Arena hosts a wide array of action-packed sporting events. Since it opened in 1952, Dorton Arena has been home to many sporting activities, both amateur and professional. Year-round amateur sporting events at Dorton Arena range from Special Olympics Opening Ceremonies, boxing, youth wrestling, cheerleading, colorguard band, and karate/martial arts competitions to collegiate and And1 basketball. Dorton has been a hub of sports activity, including events such as the 1997 World Figure Skating Champions Tour and many professional sports.
Ideal venue for concerts, trade shows, athletic events, circuses, speakers, proms and other special events.