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Valley View Casino Center still rocking after 50 years

Valley View Casino Center still rocking after 50 years

On Nov. 17, 2016 the Valley View Casino Center celebrated its 50th anniversary. Here is a look back at some impressive figures relating to the entertainment arena in San Diego.

 40 million+

Number of people who have passed through venue turnstiles.
Capacity:
Up to 14,800 for in-the-round concerts, boxing and mixed martial arts.

13,900 for basketball.

12,920 for ice hockey.

$6.4 million
Original cost to build the venue.
$1.75 million
Cost to join NBA as an expansion team with San Diego Rockets in 1967 (the Seattle SuperSonics joined the league that same year, to mark 12 teams in...

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