Veterans Memorial Coliseum - Facility

For decades, the Coliseum has been home to Madison's most unforgettable and entertaining shows and performers. Recently renovated, this historical and dynamic facility is geared up for your concert, family show, or sporting event. Upholstered seating, a flawless sound system, a video scoreboard, 9 spacious dressing rooms, and full box office services make the Coliseum ideal for promoters, event planners, and guests alike. Your next sold-out show awaits you at the Coliseum.

Amenities at a glance

  • 10,231-person capacity
  • 20,000-75,000 square feet of flexible, functional space
  • Updated suites, locker rooms, and lobbies.
  • Two lobbies (East & West)
  • LED video scoreboard
  • On-site video and production facilities by Token Creek
  • Sound system upgrade
  • Refurbished, upholstered, and padded seats
  • Room for up to 360 (8'x10') exhibit booths
  • Nine spacious dressing rooms
  • Multiple surfaces available including: dirt, ice, basketball court, carpet, concrete, Astro Turf, Homesote, and Sport Court
  • Full theater curtains available including borders, legs, act and rear
  • Full service in-house decorating including carpeting and pipe and drape
  • Wide range of audio-visual equipment
  • Total overhaul of the lighting system with dimming capabilities
  • Full box office services available in-house including Ticketmaster services
  • In-house catering by Centerplate
  • Concession stands with digital video menu boards
  • Unlimited weight load floor
  • 20'x20' freight door

Interested in booking Veterans Memorial Coliseum for your next event? Contact one of our event professionals to get started.

National touring events in the Veterans Memorial Coliseum

Contact Carolyn Clow, Deputy Director of Finance and Administration, 608-267-3985