Chartway Arena

Old Dominion University

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Notable Events:

Elton John (sold out), UFC (sold out), Jo Koy (sold out), Migos (sold out), Tyler Perry Madea’s Farewell Tour (sold out); Bruce Springsteen, Bob Dylan, Robin Williams, Trevor Noah, Charlie Wilson, Jeff Dunham, Disney Live, and Cirque du Soleil. 


Chartway Arena continues to rank as one of the top performing venues of its size in the world by Pollstar Magazine.


Chartway Arena is a 219,330-square-foot, multi-purpose arena in Norfolk, Virginia, United States, on the campus of Old Dominion University.  Operated by Spectra Venue Management since it opened in 2002, Chartway Arena is known as one of the premier mid-sized collegiate venues in the country. In addition to being the home for ODU Men's and Women's Basketball, Chartway Arena hosts family-oriented events as well as concerts, comedy, sports and lectures.

Chartway Arena has 7,319 seats, 862 upper club/priority seats, and 16 luxury suites. Chartway Arena is the cornerstone in the University Village project, a 75-acre development that features a shopping center, restaurants, theaters, offices, research labs and residences with high-tech connections to the campus.