Pratt & Whitney Stadium at Rentschler Field

East Hartford, CT - Stadium

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Pratt & Whitney Stadium at Rentschler Field is 38,000+ seat stadium that serves as the home field of University of Connecticut Football and has hosted a wide variety of other athletic, cultural and civic events, including international soccer, rugby, lacrosse, weddings and major concerts, including The Rolling Stones, Bruce Springsteen and The Police. Pratt & Whitney Stadium is the perfect setting for a concert, corporate function, conference, banquet or special event.

Venue Snapshot

Spectra Divisions

Food Services & Hospitality
Venue Management


615 Silver Lane,
East Hartford, CT 06118

Services Provided

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

Venue Facts

  • Open air horseshoe shaped football stadium w/ fiber reinforced grass parking lots
  • Stadium designed to facilitate Football, Soccer, Lacrosse and special events
  • Configurations & Capabilities - Football: 38,066 (Field: Natural Kentucky Blue Grass); West End Stage: 34,000
  • 635 club seats
  • 325 seat function room
  • 38 Executive Suites
  • 4 Locker Rooms/Dressing Rooms
  • 9 Full Concession Stands/Food Truck Area
  • Home to the University of Connecticut Football

Notable Events & Accomplishments

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"Spectra has continued to demonstrate its expertise in the sports and entertainment industry by bringing high-end valuable programming to the greater Hartford market. Spectra has contributed significantly to the state and city economy." -Mike Freimuth, Executive Director for the Capital Region Development Authority

Notable Events

- Hosts over 100 events and 130,000+ guests annually
- Hosted the 2018 NCAA DI Men's Soccer Championships & 2019 NCAA DI Men's Lacrosse Quarterfinals
- Hosts multiple walks/runs, bike races, festivals and car shows on the property each season