Fort Worth Convention Center
|Fort Worth Convention Center|
|Former names||Tarrant County Convention Center|
|Location||1201 Houston St,
Fort Worth, Texas 76102 USA
|Opened||September 30, 1968|
|Owner||Fort Worth, Texas|
|Operator||Fort Worth, Texas|
The Fort Worth Convention Center (formerly known as the Tarrant County Convention Center), is a convention center and indoor arena in Fort Worth, Texas. The complex opened on September 30, 1968, and was expanded in 1983, 2002 and 2003. It includes an 11,200-seat multi-purpose arena.
During the mid-1990s, the building was home to the Fort Worth Fire and Fort Worth Brahmas ice hockey teams, as well as the Arena Football League's Fort Worth Cavalry. At one time, it was also the temporary home of the San Antonio Spurs. For a time, in 1970-71, it also hosted home games for the Dallas Chaparrals, of the American Basketball Association.
- Fort Worth Convention Center Website
- World Class Memories: VIRTUAL WCCW TOUR - FORT WORTH CONVENTION CENTER
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