|Address||Level 1, AsiaWorld-Expo|
Chek Lap Kok, Lantau Island
|Owner||Hong Kong SAR Government|
|Operator||AsiaWorld-Expo Management Limited|
16,000 (with standing)
|Opened||21 December 2005|
|Traditional Chinese||亞洲國際博覽館 Arena|
|Simplified Chinese||亚洲国际博览馆 Arena|
AsiaWorld–Arena (Chinese: 亞洲國際博覽館 Arena, also Hall 1 of AsiaWorld–Expo) is the largest indoor seated performance venue in Hong Kong. It has a total floor area of 10,880 square metres (117,100 square feet), a maximum capacity of 14,000 seats/16,000 standing+seats and high ceiling clearance of 19 metres. It is located next to the Hong Kong International Airport. It plays host to many concerts, sporting events, and other forms of entertainment.
AsiaWorld–Arena has been the busiest indoor venue in Hong Kong since its opening on 21 December 2005; with many local, regional and international artists having performed here spanning a wide range of musical genres.
The Arena has also played host to the 10th Anniversary Celebration Gala of Phoenix Satellite Television and the Miss Chinese Cosmos Pageant, as well as sports competitions like the K-1 World Grand Prix 2007 and the 2008 Hong Kong IDSF Asian Pacific DanceSport Championships.
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