Since its grand opening in 1995, more than 20 million people have come to the TD Banknorth Garden to see the arena's famous tenants, the NHL's Boston Bruins and NBA's Boston Celtics, as well as world-renowned concerts and sporting events, family shows, wrestling, ice shows and so much more.
A variety of private events are also held at the TD Banknorth Garden each year including graduations, sales and marketing seminars, receptions, charity dinners, annual meetings and conventions. Our meeting space, restaurants and audio/video capabilities make the TD Banknorth Garden the perfect location for almost any gathering.
The state-of-the-art TD Banknorth Garden is a year-round, 19,600-seat arena, fully equipped with three private restaurants, 104 executive suites, 2,400 club seats, a multi-million dollar video scoreboard and our newest addition, complete 360� LED technology.
The arena's impressive facilities and Boston's appeal have helped the TD Banknorth Garden attract many national profile events, including the 1999 and 2003 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball First and Second Rounds, the 2001 US Figure Skating Championships, the 1996 and 2000 US Gymnastics Trials, the 1998 NCAA Men's Ice Hockey Championship, 1998 Wrestlemania and the 1996 NHL All-Star Game.
In 2004, the TD Banknorth Garden hosted the NCAA Men's Ice Hockey Championship "Frozen Four" in March. In addition, the arena will enter the national political scene and host its largest event to date, the 2004 Democratic National Convention in July.
In 2003, the TD Banknorth Garden also boasted an astounding concert season, hosting 26 concerts during the year. The TD Banknorth Garden hosted such artists as The Eagles, Justin Timberlake and Christina Aguilera, Alan Jackson, The Dixie Chicks, The Rolling Stones, and Tom Petty. The arena was also recognized by many industry publications as one of the top arenas in the country. Arena industry publication Venues Today ranked the TD Banknorth Garden as the No. 3 arena in the country for 2003.
At more than 200 public events annually, the TD Banknorth Garden hosts well over 3.5 million people each year!
Owner: Privately financed and owned by Delaware North Companies, Inc. - Boston, a subsidiary of Delaware North Companies, Inc.
General Contractor: Morse Diesel International
Project Design: Ellerbe Becket, Inc. of Kansas City, MO
Total Size: 755,000 square feet, occupying a 3.2 acre development site constructed above a five-level, 1150-space MBTA parking garage
Height: A ten-story building standing 162 feet high
Base Dimensions: 468 feet long (east/west); 300 feet wide (north/south)
Structured Steel: 8,100 tons
Concessions: 36 permanent concession stands
Restrooms: 17 Men's and 17 Women's
Executive Suites: 104
Club Seats: 2,442
Ledge Seats: 135
Cost: $160 million