Tacloban City Convention Center

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Tacloban Super Arena
Tacloban City Convention Center
Tacloban City Convention Center.jpg
Facade of the Tacloban Super Arena
Location Tacloban City, Philippines
Coordinates 11°13′17″N 125°0′18″E / 11.22139°N 125.00500°E / 11.22139; 125.00500Coordinates: 11°13′17″N 125°0′18″E / 11.22139°N 125.00500°E / 11.22139; 125.00500
Broke ground 2005
Owner City Government of Tacloban
Construction cost 200,000,000.00
Capacity Basketball: 5,000
Concert: 4,500
Full House: 7,000

The Tacloban Super Arena, better known popularly as Tacloban City Convention Center, is a 5,000-seat indoor arena located in Tacloban City, Philippines. It was built at a cost of 200 million pesos in 2006[1] and is used primarily for basketball, concerts, regional events and other conventions.[2] It is the biggest indoor arena in Eastern Visayas region. It also hosts a Carnival in the month of June in celebration of the Fiesta on June 30th. It also Hosts Offices and bars.

Usage[edit]

The arena is also used for concerts, boxing, conventions, trade shows, graduation ceremonies and other special events, like the Ms. Tacloban pageant.

Beauty Pageants[edit]

  • Miss Leyte Pintados
  • Miss Tacloban
  • Miss Saint Pauls Business School

Concerts[edit]

  • Pilita Corales
  • Air Supply
  • David Pomeranz
  • Martin Nievera
  • Kamikazee
  • Brownman Revival
  • Daniel Padilla
  • Shirley Vy's Sabihin Mo Tacloban Tour (TBA/Under Proposition)
  • Mnet Asian Music Awards (Year: TBA)

Sports Usage[edit]

Evacuation Center[edit]

  • Super Typhoon Haiyan(Yolanda) in November 8, 2013
  • Tropical Depression Kajiki(Basyang)in January 31, 2014

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Tacloban City Convention Center (TCCC) Soft Opening held". Samarnews.com. 2006-06-26. Retrieved 2012-06-14. 
  2. ^ "Tacloban City Convention Center". Taclobanhotels.com. Retrieved 2012-06-14.