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Maravich Center Rates & Building Policies

Capacities

Basketball
Seating Capacity: 14,150 -- Seating Chart

Endstage Concert


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(360 degrees) (270 degrees) (180 degrees)
Floor

840

Floor

840

Floor

840

Lower

1,202

Lower

1,202

Lower

1,202

Middle

4,299

Middle

3,401

Middle

2,765

Upper

6,931

Upper

5,213

Upper

4,114

Handicapped

64

Handicapped

48

Handicapped

48

Total

13,312

Total

10,680

Total

8,945

Centerstage Concert


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Floor

898

Lower

2,000

Middle

4,299

Upper

6,931

Handicapped

64

Total

14,192

Proscenium Concert

Procenium Open Proscenium
Floor

754

 

Floor

754

Lower

656

Lower

1,202

Middle

1,312

Middle

2,729

Upper

1,865

Upper

3,881

Handicapped

32

 

Handicapped

48

Total

4,619

 

Total

8,628

Building Specifications

Floor Dimensions
Total Arena Floor Size: 30,000 square feet (150 x 200)

Stage Dimensions
60 x 40 maximum with 16 x 16 sound wings stage left and stage right
60w x 40d x 5h

Dressing and Function Rooms
Star Dressing Room 1: 88 square feet
Star Dressing Room 2: 80 square feet
Star Dressing Room 3: 80 square feet
Official Locker Room: 224 square feet
Locker Room 1: 573 square feet
Locker Room 2: 440 square feet
Multipurpose Room: 2544 square feet
Conference Room: 410 square feet
L-Room: 2200 square feet
Production Office1: 600 square feet
Production Office 2: 400 square feet

Technical Information
Electrical Power
(2) 800 Amp 240VAC
(1) 600 Amp 240VAC
(4) 200 Amp 240VAC
(1) 60 Amp 240VAC
Shore power at loading dock for buses.

Lighting and Acoustics
34 JBL speakers cluster in the arena bowl comprise the in-house sound system.
Spotlights
(2) Strong Gladiator
(2) Strong Super Trooper II
(1) Strong Super Trooper (Conversion)

House Lights
Shuttered Metal Halide Sports Lights supplemented with quartz fixtures controlled from TV Booth or the Light Control backstage.

Loading Docks
(1) Loading Dock
(2) Truck Bays
(1) Driving Ramp NOTE: 12 X 12 Overhead

Rigging
Floor to Beam: 74 feet
Show Grid Capacity: 90,000 pounds

Approved labor service
The Pete Maravich Assembly Center is a non-union building. Stagehand labor must be coordinated through the facility.

For all major events, labor is outsourced.

House Equipment
8-foot Tables 150 
6-foot Tables 10
5-foot Round Tables 20 
4-foot Round Tables 20
Plastic Chairs 250
Padded folding Chairs 900
Padded Banquet Chairs 250
60 Feet of barricade
Ample bike rack
4 X 8 pieces of Stage Right Staging
4 X 8 Risers (8-24 inches high)
Pipe and Drape: 300 feet Black

Scoreboard and Message Board
4 sided Daktronic Scoreboard with 4 Venus Screens.

Rates and Fees

Ticketing Fees
Restoration Fee (per contract) $1.00/ticket sold
Printing Fee $.25/ticket (sold and comps)

Labor Fees
Load in/out Pay Rate
Show Pay Rate
Custodian
$17/hour
$17/hour
Stagehands
$14/hour
$55/show
Electrician
$18.75/hour
$60/show
Event Security
$11/hour
$11/hour
Event Security Supervisor
$13/hour
$13/hour
First Aid
$31/hour
$100/show
Forklift Operator
$15/hour
$60/show
HVAC Standby
$18.75/hour
$75.00/show
Light Technician
$12.50/hour
$55.00/show
Loaders
$18/truck
$18/truck
Riggers
$30/hour
$30/hour
Sound Technician
$12.50/hour
$12.50/hour
Steward
$20/hour
$65/show
Ticket Clerk
$12/hour
$12/hour
Ticket Takers
$10/hour
$40/show
Ticket Supervisor
$11/hour
$50/show
Traffic Control Officer
$17/hour
$65/show
Uniformed Security
$32/hour
$32/hour
Ushers
$10/hour
$40/show
Usher Security
$11/hour
$50/show

First Stage Call of day is 4-hour minimum
Second Stage Call of day is 3-hour minimum
Show Call is 4-hour minimum; any time exceeding 8-hours is overtime
Holidays are paid at time and a half

Equipment Rental Rates
A $350 flat fee will be charged for usage of all Maravich Center equipment
Video Board Fees $3,500 total cost, plus additional expenses for labor.

Facility Cleanup Fees
Full-house Cleanup $3,500
Half-House Cleanup $1,800
Proscenium Cleanup $1,500

Set and Strike of the Arena
Full-house (14,840 capacity) $1,000
Half-House (7,491 capacity) $700
Proscenium (4,587 capacity) $1,200

Security and Safety

Insurance Policy
All events scheduled at the Pete Maravich Assembly Center must provide a mimimum of $1,000,000 general liability insurance policy. The Pete Maravich Assembly Center and LSU Board of Supervisors must be named as Additional Insured. A copy of the insurance certificate indicating these requirements must be provided to the Maravich Center prior to the event.

No Smoking Policy
The Pete Maravich Assembly Center is a smoke-free facility. A designated smoking area outside of the arena will be provided at events.

Alcohol Policy
No alcohol is served at events at the Maravich Center. Private parties may serve alcohol after being approved by the Vice Chancellor of Business Affairs. Forms for approval are available at the Maravich Center office.

Pyrotechnics
Contact our Operations Department for information. Permits require written application, fee and on site inspection from the Fire Marshall, and they must be completed at least 10 days prior to the performance. Only a licensed-trained professional is to produce the pyrotechnical portion of the show.

First Aid
First aid is provided by the Red Cross at a charge of $100 per station. Ambulance service is available through Acadian Ambulance at an additional cost.

Search Procedure
The Pete Maravich Assembly Center reserves the right to determine if a visual or full search is used on any bags or patrons entering any event.

Additional Services
Marketing/Promotions
Group Sales
Hospitality
Food and beverage services
Merchandising

Parking and Access

Parking Map
LSUsports.net parking page

Parking Directions -- click here for more info

From the North (Airport):
Take I-110 to I-10 East. Follow Dalrymple exit. Turn right. Follow Dalrymple through the LSU Campus to North Stadium Drive. The Maravich Center will be on the right.

From the South (New Orleans):
Take I-10 West to the Dalrymple exit. Follow the exit to the right. Follow Dalrymple through the LSU Campus to North Stadium Drive. The Maravich Center will be on the right.

From the East (Hammond):
Take I-12 West to I-10 West. Follow I-10 West to the Dalrymple exit. Follow Dalrymple through the LSU Campus to North Stadium Drive. The Maravich Center will be on the right.

From the West (Lafayette): Take I-10 East across the Mississippi River Bridge to the Nicholson Exit. Follow Nicholson to the LSU Campus. Take a left on North Stadium Drive. The Maravich Center will be on the left.

Location

Pete Maravich Assembly Center
North Stadium Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70803

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