About the Independence Events Center
The Independence Events Center hosts a variety of events including: concerts; trade shows; professional, collegiate and high school sporting events, festivals, community ceremonies and is home to the Missouri Mavericks, of the Central Hockey League and the Missouri Comets, of the Major Indoor Soccer League . The Independence Events Center features a state-of-the art arena with 5,800 fixed seats, 25 suites, 2,200 parking spaces and a year-round ice facility. Additional information about the Independence Events Center and Centerpoint Community Ice is centrally located off of Interstate 70, Highway 40 and MO 291 is available at www.independenceeventscenter.com.
About the Centerpoint Community Ice
One of the finest ice skating facilities in the Midwest, the Centerpoint Community Ice offers a wide variety of programs including public skating, learn-to-skate classes, figure skating, hockey, special events, birthday parties and private rentals. The facility also hosts a full-service concession stand, skate sharpening services and a Pro Skate Shop for all your skating equipment, gear and apparel needs.
NAIA Division I Women's Basketball
The Independence Tourism Department and the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) are excited to announce that the Division I Women’s Basketball National Championship is coming home to the Kansas City area. The City of Independence, Mo. will serve as the official host of the 2015 and 2016 national championships, with assistance from William Woods University (Mo.).
2015 National Collegiate Roller Hockey Association Championships
The Independence Tourism Department and the National Collegiate Roller Hockey Association Championships (NCRHA) have announced the 16th Annual Championships will be held in Independence, Missouri April 8 - 13, 2015.
Ringside World Championships Boxing Tournament
Ringside World Championships amateur boxing tournament to bring more than 4,000 boxers, attendees, exhibitors, and industry professionals to the Eastern Jackson County region. Competition draws athletes from around the globe and provides the largest competitive opportunity for amateur boxers in the world. Held over 4 days, Ringside World Championships consists of six rings, seven sessions, 1,500 athlete entries and over 1,000 bouts.
The Best Seats. Period.Experience every event from the best seats in the house. The Independence Events Center offers exclusive Premium Seating options giving you and your guests’ insider access to incomparable service, features and amenities.