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Alliant Energy Center of Dane County

1919 Alliant Energy Center Way, Madison, WI 53713
OVERVIEW

If you haven't been to Alliant Energy Center recently, you've missed out on national touring shows, sporting events, trade and consumer shows, not to mention a variety of agricultural exhibits and hobby groups galore! We host hundreds of shows that find our facilities, amenities, and friendly staff to be the right combination for successful events. If you promote events, we will feel like home. Our versatile campus, including the Exhibition Hall, Veterans Memorial Coliseum, New Holland Pavilions, Willow Island, and Arena, is a place to grow your event, and we'll partner with you through the essential planning process. As an attendee, it is all about the experience. Whether it's your team winning the tournament, seeing your favorite band, or eating the best grilled cheese sandwich on the planet, you're making lasting memories at Alliant Energy Center. Our primary role is to serve as a catalyst for the vibrant destination of Madison benefiting the community and quality of life in Dane County as well providing access to economic opportunity. Let's make that happen together.

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  • Onsite Parking Details: The Alliant Energy Center has over 5,800 paved and lit parking spots onsite for your convenience. Fees as of July 1, 2020 are $8.00 (cash or credit card) per car, per day, or $24.00 per bus, per day. The daily parking fee allows same-day reentry with a parking ticket stub.
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Attractions
  • Pet Policy: With the exception of animals displayed in the New Holland Pavilions during livestock shows, animals may be displayed in conjunction with an exhibit only when specifically approved in advance and in writing by the Center’s Director. No personal pets are permitted in Alliant Energy Center facilities. (Additional insurance may be required.) Service dogs are permitted provided they remain on a leash. This includes but not limited to a guide dog or signal dog and/or service dogs “in training,” and does not include dogs that only provide emotional support or companionship. If facility access is permitted, the animals’ actions, cleanup and proper disposal of waste are the responsibility of the owners or licensee. Any unauthorized animals may be subject to fines and removed from the facility.
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MEETING FACILITIES
Facility Info
Meeting Rooms
  • Exhibits Space
  • Floorplan File Floorplan File
  • Largest Room 100000
  • Total Sq. Ft. 150000
  • Reception Capacity 8800
  • Theatre Capacity 10230
  • Onsite A/V Equipment
  • In-House Pipe & Drape
  • Moveable Walls
  • Onsite Catering
  • Other Meeting/Event Information Link
  • Outdoor Space Available
  • Shipping/Receiving
  • Tables & Chairs Available
  • Banquet Capacity 4650
  • Number of Rooms 19
  • Booths 650
  • Large floor Plan PDF Large floor Plan PDF
  • Classroom Capacity 4400
  • Sleeping Rooms 140
Exhibition Hall A
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 25000
  • Width: 210
  • Length: 120
  • Theater Capacity: 2000
  • Classroom Capacity: 1000
  • Banquet Capacity: 1200
  • Reception Capacity: 2000
Exhibition Hall Lobby
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 25000
  • Width: 45
  • Length: 570
  • Height: 30
  • Banquet Capacity: 300
  • Reception Capacity: 2000
Exhibition Hall - Mendota (Rooms 1-4)
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 8640
  • Width: 60
  • Length: 144
  • Theater Capacity: 1000
  • Classroom Capacity: 600
  • Banquet Capacity: 500
  • Reception Capacity: 1000
Exhibition Hall - Mendota (Rooms 5-8)
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 6336
  • Width: 44
  • Length: 144
  • Theater Capacity: 700
  • Banquet Capacity: 300
  • Reception Capacity: 700
Exhibition Hall - Board Room
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 960
  • Width: 32
  • Length: 30
  • Banquet Capacity: 16
  • Reception Capacity: 40
Exhibition Hall - Madison Room
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 480
  • Width: 16
  • Length: 30
  • Theater Capacity: 30
  • Classroom Capacity: 20
  • Banquet Capacity: 24
  • Reception Capacity: 30
Exhibition Hall - Atrium
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 5852
  • Width: 77
  • Length: 76
  • Banquet Capacity: 200
  • Reception Capacity: 400
Veterans Memorial Coliseum
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 66885
  • Theater Capacity: 10230
  • Banquet Capacity: 1200
Veterans Memorial Coliseum Lower Flat Floor
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 24885
  • Theater Capacity: 2798
  • Banquet Capacity: 1200
Veterans Memorial Coliseum Lower Concourse
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 22000
Veterans Memorial Coliseum Main Level
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 20000
  • Theater Capacity: 2500
Exhibition Hall C
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 20000
  • Width: 210
  • Length: 90
  • Height: 30
  • Theater Capacity: 1800
  • Classroom Capacity: 900
  • Banquet Capacity: 850
  • Reception Capacity: 1800
Exhibition Hall D
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 30000
  • Width: 210
  • Length: 150
  • Height: 30
  • Theater Capacity: 3000
  • Classroom Capacity: 1500
  • Banquet Capacity: 1400
  • Reception Capacity: 3000
Outdoor Space Available - Please e-mail for detail
Wingra
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 960
  • Width: 32
  • Length: 30
  • Theater Capacity: 108
  • Classroom Capacity: 40
  • Banquet Capacity: 48
  • Reception Capacity: 108
Waubesa
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 960
  • Width: 32
  • Length: 30
  • Theater Capacity: 108
  • Classroom Capacity: 40
  • Banquet Capacity: 48
  • Reception Capacity: 108
Kegonsa
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 896
  • Width: 32
  • Length: 38
  • Theater Capacity: 108
  • Classroom Capacity: 40
  • Banquet Capacity: 48
  • Reception Capacity: 108
Mendota 1
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 2040
  • Width: 60
  • Length: 34
  • Theater Capacity: 200
  • Classroom Capacity: 120
  • Banquet Capacity: 120
  • Reception Capacity: 200
Mendota 2
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1800
  • Width: 60
  • Length: 30
  • Theater Capacity: 200
  • Classroom Capacity: 120
  • Banquet Capacity: 120
  • Reception Capacity: 200
Mendota 3
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1800
  • Width: 60
  • Length: 30
  • Theater Capacity: 200
  • Classroom Capacity: 120
  • Banquet Capacity: 120
  • Reception Capacity: 200
Mendota 4
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 3000
  • Width: 60
  • Length: 50
  • Theater Capacity: 400
  • Classroom Capacity: 200
  • Banquet Capacity: 200
  • Reception Capacity: 400
Mendota 5
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1496
  • Width: 44
  • Length: 34
  • Theater Capacity: 144
  • Classroom Capacity: 56
  • Banquet Capacity: 80
  • Reception Capacity: 144
Mendota 6
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1320
  • Width: 44
  • Length: 30
  • Theater Capacity: 144
  • Classroom Capacity: 56
  • Banquet Capacity: 80
  • Reception Capacity: 144
Mendota 7
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1320
  • Width: 44
  • Length: 30
  • Theater Capacity: 144
  • Classroom Capacity: 56
  • Banquet Capacity: 80
  • Reception Capacity: 144
Mendota 8
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 2200
  • Width: 44
  • Length: 50
  • Theater Capacity: 250
  • Classroom Capacity: 160
  • Banquet Capacity: 120
  • Reception Capacity: 300
Monona
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 1088
  • Theater Capacity: 108
  • Classroom Capacity: 40
  • Reception Capacity: 48
Exhibition Hall B
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 25000
  • Width: 210
  • Length: 120
  • Theater Capacity: 2000
  • Classroom Capacity: 1000
  • Reception Capacity: 1200
Exhibition Halls A-D
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 100000
  • Width: 210
  • Length: 480
  • Height: 30
  • Theater Capacity: 8800
  • Classroom Capacity: 4400
  • Reception Capacity: 4650
Mendota 1-4
  • Total Sq. Ft.: 8640
  • Width: 60
  • Length: 144
  • Height: 12
  • Booth Capacity: 50
  • Theater Capacity: 1000
  • Classroom Capacity: 600
  • Banquet Capacity: 500
  • Reception Capacity: 1000