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Upstate Medical Arena

at The Oncenter War Memorial

Facility Overview

The Upstate Medical University Arena at The Oncenter War Memorial is a multi-functional 7,000 seat venue with event space available on three levels. It is perfect for hosting concerts, large assemblies, sporting events and family theatrical performances as well as more intimate gatherings. Designed as a living tribute to Onondaga County Veterans, the venue has enriched the lives of Central New Yorkers for more than 65 years.

Mailing Address: 800 S. State Street | Syracuse, NY 13202
Physical Address: 760 S. State St. / 515 Montgomery St. | Syracuse, NY 13202

Benefits & Amenities

  • Easily accessible, street level load in areas plus access ramp to drive into lower level
  • Convenient Parking (permit street parking around venue + parking lot one block away)
  • Staging available for rent
  • Dressing rooms
  • Connected to Convention Center via underground tunnel
  • In-house lighting plus audio/visual rental packages
  • Scalable wired and wireless network capabilities
  • Green room available / Production Offices
  • Home & Away Team Locker Rooms, Auxiliary Locker Room
  • Trainer Rooms
  • Dedicated event management staff
  • Ticketmaster Venue with full service Box Office
  • Marketing and PR support available
  • State of the art score board
  • Digital Marquees at two main entrances + Will Call/VIP Entrances
  • Dedicated Will Call Location
  • Dedicated VIP entrance
  • Fully-staffed ushers and security
  • Merchandise sale opportunities
  • Food & Beverage provided in-house by SAVOR…Catering & Concessions team with award-winning Executive Chef, Jerry Bolton
  • Syracuse Film Qualified Production Facility

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Veterans Memorial & Exhibits

Designed as a living tribute to Onondaga County Veterans, the venue has enriched the lives of Central New Yorkers for more than 65 years.

The venue boasts the beautifully appointed Memorial Hall as well as a Veteran Exhibit Area and Honor Wall with over 60,000 area veterans.

Meet Our Arena Specialist

Mike Spaulding
Director of Entertainment Sales

Focusing on:
Concerts, Sports, Large Touring Productions

315-435-8022 | Email

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