Memorial Coliseum

photo6The McGee Park Memorial Coliseum is one of only four indoor arenas in the State of New Mexico. The Memorial Coliseum is the largest indoor arena in the Four Corners area and is the second largest in the state. This facility is more than 67,000 sq. ft. with the arena itself measuring 29,000 sq. ft. The grandstands have a capacity of seating 5,137 spectators and the arena floor will seat another 3,000 people. This facility has two concession stands, an attached pavilion, and a patio.
The concessions are each equipped with a commercial size refrigerator, stove, three compartment sink, a hand washing sink, large multi-use counter, cupboards, and a microwave. The attached pavilion is 30' X 130' and is equipped with lights. There is also an ADA ramp up to the arena. The patio is 180' X 38' and is located on the east side of the coliseum where there is a ticket booth with 4 ticket windows.
The Coliseum is a complete rodeo facility that contains a roping chute, holding and sorting pens, an announcers stand at both ends of the arena, remote lighting, restroom facilities as well as a novelty selling area with two large counters. This building has a ceiling peak of 38' and can hold a 24' X 40' portable stage. The Memorial Coliseum has handled events from the World's Largest Rodeo to concerts and graduations. This building can do it all.

Rodeos Cutting Horse Competitions  Special Olympics
Bull Riding Horse Shoe Tournaments Horse Events
Horse Sales Barrel Racing Roping Events
Livestock Sales/Shows Auctions Horse Shows
Circuses Trade Shows Conventions
Conferences Art Shows Concerts
Music Festivals Boxing Tournaments Dog Shows
Pow Wows Volleyball Tournaments Classic Car Shows
Donkey Basketball Wrestling Matches Cage Fighting
Home & Garden Shows Other Events Gymnastics
Seating Capacity Square Footage
Grand Stand   5,137    Arena Floor             29,000
Arena              3,000    Concession Areas     2,720
Sound System with AM/FM, Cassette, CD Player
P.A. System for vocal throughout the facility
Small P.A. System in the north end of the facility
Electricity for concerts: One 200 AMP service & One 400 AMP service single phase
Complete Rodeo Facilities Holding Pens
Heating Air Conditioning
Remote Lighting Fire Protection
Ceiling Peak is 38' Restrooms
Novelty selling area with two large counters Portable Stage (24' x 40') - 43" high

Two Concession Stands
Commercial size refrigerator Stove
Microwave 3 compartment sink
Hand-washing sink Large multi-use counter
McGee Park
(505) 325-5415
41 Road 5568 Farmington, NM 87401
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