Frequently Asked Questions

Please note that all information may be subject to change without notice. Check directly with Moda Center for updates when booking any event.

How big is Moda Center?

Moda Center is a 785,000 square foot arena that holds about 19,500 people.

What is the address of Moda Center?

You’ll find Moda Center at One Center Court, Portland, OR 97227.

What types of events are held at Moda Center?

Moda Center hosts big-name concerts, basketball and hockey games, ice shows, rodeos, circuses and lots more.

Is there an age limit for attending events at Moda Center?

Most events at Moda Center are unrestricted, unless the performance is deemed unsuitable for children.

Do you need an ID to get into Moda Center?

Having a valid ticket should be sufficient to get in, but it’s always a wise precaution to bring valid ID. You may need to show it when purchasing alcohol.

What food and drink options are available at Moda Center?

Moda Center is amply provided with concession stands, where you can get everything from popcorn and hot dogs to Hawaiian food and veggie burgers. Ice cream, lemonade and craft beers are also available, plus a full bar.

What is the parking situation around Moda Center?

Moda Center shows are very popular and parking is in high demand. Public transport is an excellent alternative. Check out our Parking page for more details.

Is the venue wheelchair accessible?

Yes, Moda Center is wheelchair accessible, and offers all ADA required facilities.

Can I bring a bag or backpack into Moda Center?

Bag policies may change, but the current restriction is that bags must be no larger than 14”x14”x6”.

Are there any prohibited items?

Yes. Moda Center has a very strict prohibition policy on any items considered illegal, dangerous, or offensive. It includes drugs, weapons, noise-makers, recording equipment and more. Please check our Rules page for more details.

What time do doors open before an event?

Door times vary from one to two hours before showtime, according to the type of event. Your ticket should stipulate the correct time, but check with the venue if you’re in doubt.

How can I buy tickets for a Moda Center event?

We recommend purchasing your tickets with Ticket Squeeze authorized ticket system. Check out our Ticket Information page for more details.

How long has Moda Center been in Portland?

Moda Center first opened in 1995.