Before visiting event at Zalgirio arena please get to know to arena’s regulations, published on 18th March, 2013. If you have any remarks please contact us by e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Feel free to find out more about arena and use all of it’s services. We remind you that doors are opened 1.5-2 hours before the event, so we encourage you to come earlier and have a good time before the event! The first hour after doors opening is announced as Happy Hour when you can get snacks at snack bars and Bar 11 paying 30 % less.
In the zero floor you can find cloakroom, where you can leave your coat or jacket and your other personal belongings could be put into the safety box. Cloakroom service price is 1.5 €, safety box rent price is 2 €.
You will get to the first floor going through the main entrance of the arena. From here you can reach 101-136 sectors, visit Bar 11, other different bars, cafes and bistros. You will find Audi VIP club with separate bars, free cloakroom, WC and outside terrace and also Ramirent Premium club with lounge zone, separate bar and free cloakroom.
The third million of spectators have visited Zalgiris Arena
2016: 20th of April
The biggest outdoor LED screen on arena's facade was presented. The screen functions not only as a title, but advertising space too
2015: 5th of December
Lithuanian band SEL increased record of the biggest concert (belonged to themselves) and attracted 20 517 spectators
2015: 21st of August
Arena became the first BREEAM certified sports arena in the world
2014: 6th of December
The first 360 degrees stage concert has taken place, Lithuanian band SEL has attracted 20 000 spectators to the arena, making it the biggest event so far
2014: 2nd of November
The second million of spectators have visited Zalgiris Arena
2014: 27th of September
The 70th aniversary of Zalgiris Kaunas has been celebrated
2012: 28th of October
The first million of spectators have visited Zalgiris Arena
Arena has won the prize for the best sports infrasturcture project, in sports management awards
2011: 18th of August
Arena has been officially opened
2010: 18th of March
Arena has been named – Kaunas Žalgirio Arena
2010: 18th of January
The consession contract of Kaunas Arena has been signed
2008: 26th of September
The building of the Arena has started
After the competition for the contractor, „Vetruna“ has won
After long debated the arena has been chosen to be Nemunas Island
Mucipality of Kaunas started working with the architect Eugenijus Miliunas, who was nominated to project the new arena plans in Kalnieciu park, because the Sports Hall where Zalgiris used to play in was too small according to Euroleague bylaws. However, after the financial disruption the Kalnieciu park area has been dropped and the search for the new area has started
Arena in numbers:
The general area: 40 000 m2.
Sports events: from 12 300 to 15 688 spectators (basketball – up to 15 552)
Concerts: from 2574 to 20 000 spectators
Circue shows: up to 15 400
Events during the year: average of 110 events, up to 600 000 visitors
Arena has the biggest video cube in Baltic countries and Scandinavian region, built in the ceiling of the main hall. One of the screens is – 21,5 m2
All around the main hall in arena 262 meters long LED screen is mounted