The Pepsi Center - Denver, Col.
The Pepsi Center is a multi purpose sports venue located right off of Interstate 25 in Downtown, Denver. The 20,000 seat arena is home to the NBA's Denver Nuggets, the Colorado Avalanche of the NHL and the Colorado Crush of the Arena Football League. The arena opened in 1999 to a sold out concert by Celine Dion. The Pepsi Center has hosted such marquee events as the 2001 NHL All-Star Game and later, the 2005 NBA All-Star Game. The arena annually hosts the NCAA Division I Mountain West Conference men's basketball tournament.