Ovintiv Events Centre

Dawson Creek, BC - Arena

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The Ovintiv Events Centre is the premier entertainment facility for Northern British Columbia and Northern Alberta, providing world-class and quality entertainment to the people of the Peace Region. Hosting events ranging from concerts, sporting events, trade shows, conventions & banquets, the Centre serves as an important gathering space for the community and region. The dedicated team at the Ovintiv Events Centre takes pride in creating first-class experiences for clients, promoters, and patrons, in turn manifesting incredible memories that will last a lifetime. The Centre promotes a sense of vibrancy and culture while also striving to be a landmark of civic pride and community accessibility.

Venue Snapshot

Spectra Divisions

Food Services & Hospitality
Venue Management


#1 300 Highway 2
Dawson Creek, BC V1G0A4

Services Provided

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

Venue Facts

  • 6,500 seat capacity
  • 28 VIP Luxury Suites
  • 250m indoor running track
  • 5,500 square feet of dedicated meeting space (Co-op Mercer Hall opened 2018)
  • Large indoor loading dock where three (3) tractor trailers can park inside and unload in a safe, secure & private setting
  • Large public parking area (no charge)
  • Expansive upper lobby which can also be utilized as an additional area for meetings, trade shows, special events

Notable Events & Accomplishments

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"We want to express our sincere appreciation and delight in the partnership we developed with your organization and entire city, for our WHL Exhibition series and "Fabulous Friday" event. From the time we arrived, to the time we left, we were extremely pleased with how well we were treated and how welcomed we felt!" - Andy Beesley - Prince George Cougars

Notable Venue Information

  • 2018 - Signed 5-year hosting agreement with Hockey Canada. Approx one Hockey Canada event hosted at the EEC every 18-24 months; may include World Parahockey Tournament, World Junior A Challenge, U17/U18 events, and additional pre-competition opportunities

  • Multiple multi-year hosting agreements: Wild Sheep Society of BC, Kiwanis Trade Show, Gun & Sportsman Show

Notable Events Include

  • Live Entertainment over the past 12 years include Carrie Underwood

  • Randy Travis

  • Brooks & Dunn

  • Alan Jackson

  • Godsmack

  • Slayer

  • KISS

  • Toby Keith

  • Tragically Hip

  • Brad Paisley

  • Russell Peters

  • Journey

  • Mamma Mia

  • ZZ Top

  • Thomas Rhett and more!