July 24, 2014

Doors open at new Ralston Arena

Ralston Arena

Ralston Arena

After 15 months of construction the new Ralston Arena is open for business. The 3,800 seat multi-purpose arena is located at 72nd and Q Streets in Ralston.

The venue will host about 180 events each year and already on their schedule are Lancers Hockey, UNO Men’s Basketball, Omaha Beef Indoor Football and Omaha Roller girls. There are also banquet facilities for wedding receptions and corporate events.

The price tag for the new arena totaled $26-million. An open house will be held Sunday.