Globe-News Center for the Performing Arts

500 S Buchanan Street
Amarillo, TX 79101

(806) 378-4297

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  • The Globe-News Center for the Performing Arts, directly across Buchanan Street from the Amarillo Civic Center, houses the beautiful 1,300 seat proscenium Carol Bush Emeny Performance Hall. Every aspect of the venue has been meticulously modeled after the natural features of Amarillo and the Texas panhandle. It's one-of-a-kind orchestra shell can be tuned to provide acoustical excellence, or it may be retracted into the upstage area to reveal a fully-equipped road house. Other features of the venue include a sprung dance floor, hydraulic orchestra pit, complete fly system, a multitude of dressing rooms, a large green room, private shower rooms, a laundry facility, an education room and a breathtaking 3-level lobby that serves as a unique pre-function space. 500 South Buchanan Street Amarillo TX. 79101 806-378-4297

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    • Exhibits Space
    • Description With more than 410,000 square feet of versatile space, the Amarillo Civic Center Complex hosts a variety of conventions, meetings, tradeshows, sports, concerts and other special events. Conveniently located in downtown Amarillo, the complex keeps your attendees centrally located, just minutes from the Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport, and provides easy access to Interstates 27 and 40, Historic Route 66, and more than 2,000 committable hotels rooms!
    • Largest Room 26700
    • Total Sq. Ft. 410000
    • Reception Capacity 2400
    • Space Notes The Amarillo Civic Center Complex houses a 4,870 seat coliseum, a 2,324 seat auditorium, a 1,300 seat performance hall, two exhibit halls, two ballrooms, plus several options for breakout meetings and more.
    • Theatre Capacity 2324
    • # of Breakout Meeting Rooms Available 30
    • Full service F&B true
    • Groups allowed to bring in own F&B? true
    • Outside catering allowed? true
    • Wi-Fi Available true
    • Banquet Capacity 1376
    • Number of Rooms 10
    • Booths 480
    • Classroom Capacity 1000
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