|Location||1 IceDogs Way, St. Catharines, Ontario|
|Owner||St. Catharines, Ontario|
|Operator||SMG Canada ULC|
|Capacity||5,300 - Hockey
6,000 - Concerts
|Field size||200' X 85'|
|Construction cost||$50 million
($50 million in 2015 dollars)
|Niagara River Lions 2015-present|
The Meridian Centre is a 5,300 seat arena in downtown St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada, at 1 IceDogs Way. The arena is the home of the Niagara IceDogs ice hockey team of the Ontario Hockey League. The Meridian Centre is also the home of the expansion Niagara River Lions of the National Basketball League of Canada.
The Niagara IceDogs won their first game at the Meridian Centre on October 16, 2014 against the Belleville Bulls by a score of 7-4 in front of a sellout crowd of 5,300, the largest attendance in franchise history.
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