Cross Insurance Arena

Portland, ME - Arena

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The Cross Insurance Arena is the leading entertainment venue in Southern Maine. Along with a recent renovation to make the Cross Insurance Arena more versatile, it is combined with a highly experienced and energetic staff that will work to make every event, a successful and memorable event. A versatile event floor allows for a wide range of events, such as family shows, sporting events, conventions, and trade shows. The Cross Insurance Arena has been an essential part of downtown Portland and essential to local restaurants, hotels, and retail shops.

Venue Snapshot

Spectra Divisions

Food Services & Hospitality
Venue Management


1 Civic Center Sq
Portland, ME 04101

Services Provided

  • Complete Venue Management Services
  • Spectra Food Services & Hospitality
  • Partnerships - Naming Rights
  • Partnerships - Sponsorship Sales
  • Partnerships - Premium Seating Sales

Venue Facts

  • Over 20,000 square feet of available convention space
  • Available to host a variety of concert sizes up to 8,200 seats
  • Largest Ice arena in Maine with 6,200 seats

Notable Events & Accomplishments

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Home of the Maine Mariners of the ECHL
Maine Mariners Website

"The teamwork and dedication of our arena's management team is top-notch." - Jim Gailey, Cumberland County Manager & Compliance Manager

Notable Events Include

  • Hosted Elton John in 2017 which broke the 40-year arena record for gross ticket sales eclipsing $1 Million in gross ticket sales

  • Grossed over $114,000 in F&B sales for Phish in 2016, which broke a 40-year arena record