Bojangles' Coliseum (originally Charlotte Coliseum and formerly Independence Arena and Cricket Arena) is a 8,600-seat multi-purpose arena located in Charlotte, North Carolina. It is operated by the Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority, which also oversees nearby Ovens Auditorium and the uptown Charlotte Convention Center. The naming-rights sponsor is Bojangles' Famous Chicken 'n Biscuits.The building's signature domed roof is actually made of tin and not steel or iron. The dome spans 332 feet in diameter and rises to 112 feet tall.

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  • Bojangles' Coliseum (originally Charlotte Coliseum and formerly Independence Arena and Cricket Arena) is a 8,600-seat multi-purpose arena located in Charlotte, North Carolina. It is operated by the Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority, which also oversees nearby Ovens Auditorium and the uptown Charlotte Convention Center. The naming-rights sponsor is Bojangles' Famous Chicken 'n Biscuits.The building's signature domed roof is actually made of tin and not steel or iron. The dome spans 332 feet in diameter and rises to 112 feet tall. (en)
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  • A.G. Odell and Associates of Charlotte, NC
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  • 1953 (xsd:integer)
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  • 1988 (xsd:integer)
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  • $4 million for Coliseum and Ovens Auditorium
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  • 12720.0
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  • 19701992 (xsd:integer)
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  • Southern Engineering Company of Charlotte, NC
  • Thompson and Street Company of Charlotte, NC Structural Steel Fabrication and Erection
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  • 1955 (xsd:integer)
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  • Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority
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  • James C. Hemphill, Jr.
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  • 1988 (xsd:integer)
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  • 1993 (xsd:integer)
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  • 1320.0
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  • Severud, Elstad and Krueger of New York, NY
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  • Charlotte Checkers
  • Charlotte Cobras
  • Carolina Cougars
  • Charlotte 49ers
  • Arena Racing USA
  • Carolina Speed
  • Carolina Vipers
  • Charlotte Copperheads
  • Charlotte Krunk
  • Charlotte Roller Girls
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  • Bojangles' Coliseum (originally Charlotte Coliseum and formerly Independence Arena and Cricket Arena) is a 8,600-seat multi-purpose arena located in Charlotte, North Carolina. It is operated by the Charlotte Regional Visitors Authority, which also oversees nearby Ovens Auditorium and the uptown Charlotte Convention Center. The naming-rights sponsor is Bojangles' Famous Chicken 'n Biscuits.The building's signature domed roof is actually made of tin and not steel or iron. The dome spans 332 feet in diameter and rises to 112 feet tall. (en)
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  • Bojangles' Coliseum (en)
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  • Bojangles' Coliseum (en)
  • Charlotte Coliseum (1955–88) (en)
  • Cricket Arena (2001–2008) (en)
  • Independence Arena (93–01) (en)
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  • The Big I/The Old Coliseum (en)
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