April 12-16 at Various
April 26 at 7:00 PM
May 14 at 3:00 PM
The Don Haskins Center, home of the UTEP Athletics Men's and Women's Basketball teams, is named after the legendary UTEP basketball coach. Used as a basketball facility, it has a permanent hardwood floor with Safeguard floor covering and is configured as a 127' x 84' octagon. The center is also one of the most flexible performance arenas in the Southwest. It features 11,619 permanent seats, 36 wheelchair spaces, 800 portable seats in the round, and 7,000-9,000 seats with end-stage seating.
Acts that have appeared at the center are varied and include: Santana, Metallica, Rod Stewart, Luis Miguel, Juan Gabriel, Coolio, Aerosmith, the Scorpions, Ozzy Osbourne, Vincente Fernandez, and Crosby, Stills and Nash, as well as the Harlem Globetrotters, the Royal Lipizzaner Stallions, World Championship Wrestling, and preseason NBA games.
The Don Haskins Center is also used for UTEP commencements, EPCC graduations and area high school graduation ceremonies.
Take the Schuster/Sun Bowl exit (18A) to Sun Bowl Drive. Proceed onto Sun Bowl Drive. Continue towards the roundabout and go straight. At the second roundabout, take a right onto Glory Road. At the next stop sign, turn left to continue on Glory Road and the Don Haskins Center will be on the left.
Take the Schuster/Sun Bowl exit (18A) to Sun Bowl Drive. Turn left at the light (Schuster Avenue). At the next light (Sun Bowl Drive), take a left onto Sun Bowl Drive. Continue towards the roundabout and go straight. At the second roundabout, take a right onto Glory Road. At the next stop sign, turn left to continue on Glory Road and the Don Haskins Center will be on the left.
For the safety and comfort of the audience, the following items will not be permitted into the arena: Alcohol, food and beverages, pets, laser pointers, audio/video recorders, weapons, fireworks, bottles/containers, umbrellas, coolers/ice chests, signs/banners, strollers, helium balloons, or professional cameras with detachable lenses. There is no check-in area for disallowed items, so please leave them in your car!
All patrons are subject to a search and/or wanding by security personnel. Promoters, security and performers are not responsible for any items or personal property voluntarily surrendered during search procedures at the entrance.
There is NO RE-ENTRY for any reason. A new ticket must be purchased to re-enter the building.
Ticket Purchases and Will Call are available at the UTEP Ticket Center located in front of the East entrance to the Don Haskins Center.
You may access the floor through the portals marked Floor Entrance. Please keep your ticket with you at all times. You will be asked to show your ticket each time to access the floor.
There is an ATM in the UTEP Ticket Center. Merchandise can be purchased with a credit card.
The UTEP Don Haskins Center prohibits smoking in all seating areas and aisleways. Please be respectful of the people next to you.
Please be aware that the Police Department will be present to enforce state and local ordinances.