Preliminary plans call for replacing the pavilion with a new event center and ice hockey arena.
The new venue will continue to host community events including graduations, concerts.
The Pavilion already seats 6,000. The estimated cost to repair the tent top was $30 million.
Lil sib of @GoldenKnights, Newest member of @TheAHL
The facility would boast 6,109 total seats, with 971 of those seats located in suites or on the premium level.https://t.co/ckjRsMWJBe
— FOX5 Las Vegas (@FOX5Vegas) June 11, 2020
Holy Henderson! The Second City is becoming a sports hub w/ Raiders' new training center/HQ coming online, and VGK working deal w/ city of Henderson for $84 million Silver Knights arena/Henderson Events Center. https://t.co/OyMgHYuKeD@sbjsbd @TheSportsnista @NFL #VegasBorn pic.twitter.com/nV7HgBJ0IX
— LVSportsBiz.com (@LVSportsBiz) June 10, 2020
The team would practice at Lifeguard Arena in downtown Henderson and play its first season at Orleans Arena, which has seated just under 8,000 for previous hockey games.
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Henderson Event Center