Hertz Arena Features

In addition to hosting Florida Everblades hockey, Southwest Florida’s premier entertainment venue offers a wide variety of choice entertainment.

Since the arena opened in 1998, Hertz Arena has hosted more than 300 different entertainment events such as the Boston Pops, Cirque du Soleil, Disney On Ice, Harlem Globetrotters, Impractical Jokers, Jeff Dunham, Jim Gaffigan, Kevin Hart, Larry the Cable Guy, Professional Bull Riders, Stars on Ice, and WWE wrestling.

The venue has also featured a wide-range of headline concerts including Cher, Elton John, Alabama, Alan Jackson, Bad Bunny, Barry Manilow, Bob Seger, Brooks & Dunn, Chris Stapleton, Def Leppard, Eric Church, Godsmack, Greta Van Fleet, Guns N’ Roses, Hank Williams Jr., Hillsong United, Jason Aldean, Keith Urban, Kelsea Ballerini, Luke Bryan, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Marc Anthony, Miranda Lambert, Newsboys, Shinedown, Steve Miller Band, Sting, Stone Temple Pilots, Toby Keith, Willie Nelson, and ZZ Top.

In addition, Hertz Arena has also hosted several sporting events, highlighted by the NHL, NBA, USBL, and Arena Football games.

Hertz Arena also consists of 24 Luxury Suites, a restaurant overlooking the arena bowl — Breakaway Sports Pub, catering options, meeting space, a pro shop and two adjacent Recreational Rinks.

Centrally located in Southwest Florida, Hertz Arena is just minutes from Naples and Fort Myers off of I-75 at Exit 123 in the growing community of Estero.


Year Built: 1998

Square Feet: 171,000

Seating capacity for hockey: 7,181

Seating capacity for concerts: 8,500+

Number of Luxury Suites: 24

Number of ice sheets: 3

Naming Rights: The Hertz Corporation

Number of acres for Hertz site: 30

Restaurant seating capacity: 220

Number of meeting rooms: 4