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, it has hosted NHL, NBA, USBL, and Arena Football games. Hertz Arena has also hosted more than 300 different entertainment events such as Disney On Ice, Stars on Ice, WWE wrestling, Jeff Dunham, Jim Gaffigan, Boston Pops and Lord of the Dance along with headline concerts including Cher, Elton John, Alabama, Alan Jackson, Def Leppard, Guns N’ Roses, Def Leppard, Eric Church, Hank Williams Jr., Hillsong United, Keith Urban, Sting, Toby Keith and ZZ Top.

Hertz Arena also features 26 Luxury Suites, a restaurant overlooking the arena bowl — Breakaway Sports Pub, catering options, meeting space, a pro shop and two adjacent recreational ice rinks.

With a seating capacity of approximately 7,000 for most events, Hertz Arena is centrally located in Southwest Florida just minutes from Naples and Ft. 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: 26

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