The BankUnited Center, a 8,000 seat multipurpose entertainment facility located on the University of Miami’s Coral Gables campus, has concerts, family shows, trade shows, lecture series, university events and sporting events hosting University of Miami Men’s and Women’s basketball teams.
The BankUnited Center is the University’s first on-campus venue with seating to accommodate large events. With its 8000-seat capacity and 25 executive suites, the Center offers an ideal capacity for concerts, conferences, lectures series and banquets. It has significantly increased the University’s of Miami collegiate experience for its students by allowing on campus events such as commencements, sporting events, and pep rallies. The community also benefits from the venue’s utilization as a showcase for a host of family shows and special events.
The BankUnited Center is managed by Global Spectrum, a subsidiary of Philadelphia-based Comcast-Spectacor, which owns the Wachovia Center, the Wachovia Spectrum, Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League, the Philadelphia 76ers of the National Basketball Association, the Philadelphia Phantoms of the American Hockey League, Flyers Skate Zone, a series of community skating rinks, and Comcast SportsNet Philadelphia, a regional sports programming network.