Fort Worth Convention Center
|Former names||Tarrant County Convention Center|
|Location||1201 Houston St,
Fort Worth, Texas 76102 USA
|Owner||Fort Worth, Texas|
|Operator||Fort Worth, Texas|
|Opened||September 30, 1968|
Fort Worth Convention Center (formerly known as the Tarrant County Convention Center) is a convention center and indoor arena located 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.
For a time in 1970–71, it hosted home games for the Texas Chaparrals of the American Basketball Association. At another time, it was the temporary home of the San Antonio Spurs. During the 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. From 2005 to 2007, it was home to the Fort Worth Flyers of the NBA Development League.
- Fort Worth Convention Center Website
- World Class Memories: VIRTUAL WCCW TOUR - FORT WORTH CONVENTION CENTER
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