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ORLANDO, FLORIDA [January 14, 2013] With the launch of its new iPhone mobile application, Amway Center fans can now connect 24/7 with their favorite arena. This first-ever mobile application for the facility is available now as a free download from Apple’s iPhone App Store.
Designed to enhance fan engagement before, during and after events, the Amway Center's…Read More
ORLANDO, FLORIDA [November 12, 2012] – The NCAA announced today that Orlando and the Amway Center have been awarded the opportunity to host 2nd and 3rd round games of the NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament in 2014. The tournament games will be hosted locally by Stetson University and the Central Florida Sports Commission, in partnership with the City of Orlando, Orange…Read More
ORLANDO, Fla. – NOVEMBER 9, 2012 – With Thanksgiving just around the corner, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey is again collecting food to help stock Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida (SHFBCF)’s pantry shelves. During this difficult economy and as the holidays approach, the agency’s need for food donations continues to increase.
New York, NY [May 24, 2012] - At a sports industry annual awards ceremony last night, the Amway Center has been named the "Facility of the Year."
The announcement was made by Street & Smith’s SportsBusiness Journal and SportsBusiness Daily at the prestigious Sports Business Awards in New York City, which annually recognizes excellence and outstanding…Read More
ORLANDO -- Downtown Orlando’s state-of-the-art Amway Center, a facility developed by the Orlando Magic which opened last year as part of a strategic partnership between government and business, received an Excellence in Economic Development Award from the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) and a Merit Award from the International Downtown Association (IDA).… Read More
ORLANDO – When it opened last October, Orlando’s Amway Center was widely hailed as the finest arena not only in the NBA, but in all of North America. And largely because of the dazzling new facility – not to mention the game-day promotions and friendly, accessible environment – the Orlando Magic’s overall stadium experience was lauded recently by…Read More
Orlando, Fla. – Earlier today at a special announcement with the Orlando Magic, City of Orlando and OUC–The Reliable One, the Amway Center got its golden ticket when the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) awarded the arena LEED Gold certification for its sustainable design and construction methods. The announcement was commemorated with a monument dedication and…Read More
Mark Schlueb , Orlando Sentinel
The Amway Center is so chock-full of environmentally friendly features that it is the first new NBA arena to earn a gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council, city and Orlando Magic officials told the Orlando Sentinel on Wednesday.
Officials with Orlando, the building's owner, and the Orlando Magic, its developer,…
Magic Finalist For Two Awards
The Orlando Magic has been named a finalist in the Sports Business Journal and Sports Business Daily’s annual Sports Business Awards in the categories of “Sports Team of the Year” and “Sports Facility of the Year.” It is the first time in the history of the franchise that the Magic has been named finalists for…Read More
By Ailene Voisin
Published: Sunday, Mar. 6, 2011 - 12:00
ORLANDO, Fla. – This is where NBA fantasies come true. Tucked in a corner of downtown, mere feet from the Church Street entertainment district and several miles from the world's most famous playground stands the sparkling, sophisticated Amway Center, the beauty of all arena…Read More