As the anchor for the 215-acre multi-use development, Arista, the Broomfield Event Center (also know as the 1ST Bank Center) plays host to concerts, trade shows, rodeos and other community functions as well as athletic events. At 180,000 sq. ft., the facility includes 6,000 seats, 25 suites, 900 club seats, a 200-seat restaurant, two club lounges and a separate basketball facility. The site also includes a 1,500 space parking garage.
This venue is home to two professional minor league sports teams; the Rocky Mountain Rage of the Central Hockey League and the Colorado 14ers of the Continental Basketball Association.