Gallagher-Iba Arena Tickets
Gallagher-Iba Arena Seating Chart and Event Tickets
Events at Gallagher-Iba Arena
At GoTickets we offer seating for venues all across the country. But we have to say that there aren’t many venues that can offer the history of Gallagher-Iba Arena. What we can do is fill you in on a few facts about what you might have seen from seating in Gallagher-Iba Arena since it opened in 1938.You would have seen one of the greatest streaks in college sports as Oklahoma State wrestling went unbeaten in Gallagher-Iba Arena from 1939 until 1951. OSU fans in the seats of Gallagher-Iba enjoyed 21 NCAA Wrestling Champions. In 1978 Gallagher-Iba Arena hosted the Big 8 wrestling championships. Legend had it that the crowd grew so loud at one point that some of the lights in the building shattered from the vibrations. Gallagher-Iba Arena is called by some “The Rowdiest in the country” and by others “The Madison Square Garden of the Plains.”
Originally fitted with a seating chart of 6,000, Gallagher-Iba Arena underwent a massive renovation that expanded the seating chart to over 13,000. During the course of construction the new building was essentially constructed on top of the old, allowing games to continue. The original maple floor is still in place, making it the oldest basketball court still in use.
When you’re ready to put yourself in the middle of what may be the toughest place to play in the country let GoTickets arrange seating in Gallagher-Iba Arena for you. You’ll love the old time feel, the excitement of college sports, and the wildest crowds you’ve ever seen in Gallagher-Iba Arena.