Now Accepting Expression of Interest 

The City of Grande Prairie is currently accepting formal letters expressing interest in the naming rights of the Downtown Events Centre & Arena. Opportunities are customizable and open to exploration without obligation. For more information on the Expression of Interest, including selection criteria and partnership terms, please see the attached document.

Facility Background:

The Downtown Events Center is Home to the AJHL Storm hockey team, Minor Hockey, and hosts concerts, trade shows and other events with over 330,000 visitors in 2019. For market information and statistics on the Downtown Events Centre & Arena, please see the attached brochure.

The Downtown Events Centre & Arena Includes:

  • 17,000 sq.ft. Arena with 2,967 fixed seats or 4,600 concert seats
  • 18,000 sq.ft. Bowes Event Centre for exhibitions, concerts and private events
  • Outdoor Plaza 
  • Ample on-site parking
  • Box Office and Concessions


Expression of Interest letters must be submitted by email to