Smart Araneta Coliseum, Quezon City

3.8
Arena / Stadium · Tourist Spot
The Smart Araneta Coliseum (formerly and also known as Araneta Coliseum) or The Big Dome, is an indoor multi-purpose sports arena that is part of the Araneta City in the Cubao area of Quezon City, Philippines. It is one of the largest indoor arenas in Asia, and it is also one of the largest clear span domes in the world. The dome measures approximately 108.0 meters (354.3 ft) making it the largest dome in Asia from its opening in 1960 until 2001 when it was surpassed by the Ōita Stadium in Japan with a dome measuring 274.0 meters (899.0 ft).
The Smart Araneta Coliseum is mostly used for sports such as basketball. It is a main venue of the Philippine Basketball Association and for the basketball games of the National Collegiate Athletic Association and the University Athletic Association of the Philippines.

The Big Dome is also used for boxing, cockfighting, local and international concerts, circuses, religious gatherings, beauty pageants and more.
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  • Large event centre in the centre of Manila Multi events...music, sport etc Adjacent to shops, cafes, and large shopping centre  more »
  • My hubby and I didn't finish the Avenues Concert with the Zoo since I have osteoarthritis and I wouldn't come out rushing with the crowd so we booked our ride earlier and I sat on the pavement within....  more »
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  • Perfect place to watch concerts and games. The parking space is enough to accommodate car bringing audience. There are snack booths inside the coliseum - bringing-in of food and drinks are not allowed. Bringing of small children is allowed but is not advisable.
  • .._It's a great experience to get back again to the home of extraordinary superstars in our country as well as foreign act... I love Araneta Coliseum ❤️❤️❤️

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