Große EWE Arena

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Große EWE Arena
Large EWE Arena
Oldenburg Grosse EWE Arena 02.jpg
Oldenburg Grosse EWE Arena 01.jpg
Location Oldenburg, Lower Saxony
Germany Germany
Owner City of Oldenburg
Capacity Große EWE Arena
Concerts: 8,000[1]
Boxing: 7,396
Basketball: 6,069
Handball: 5,532
Equestrianism: 4,228
Surface Parquet
Broke ground 2012
Opened 2013
Construction cost 38.6 million[2]
EWE Baskets Oldenburg (Basketball)
(2013 – Present)

Große EWE Arena, or Grosse EWE Arena, (English: Large EWE Arena) is a dual indoor sporting arena complex that is located in Oldenburg, Germany. It is a part of the Weser-Ems Halle multi-sporting complex, which contains two main sports arena halls, the small Kleine EWE Arena, and the large Große EWE Arena. The facility's name comes from a sponsorship arrangement with the German energy and telecommunications company EWE AG (de).

The Große EWE arena has a seating capacity of 8,000 for concerts,[3] 7,396 for boxing matches, 6,069 for basketball games, 5,532 for handball games, and 4,228 for equestrian competitions.

It is the home arena of the professional basketball team EWE Baskets Oldenburg, of the German League.


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Coordinates: 53°08′49″N 8°13′36″E / 53.14694°N 8.22667°E / 53.14694; 8.22667