Citizens Business Bank Arena, built and owned by the City of Ontario, operated by SMG, can accommodate over 11,000 guests. The 225,000 square foot venue features 36 luxury suites located on two levels and a continuous concourse hosting a variety of concession and refreshment stands, merchandise kiosks, the San Manuel VIP Club and other fan amenities. Citizens Business Bank Arena hosts over 125 events annually including concerts, family shows, and sporting competitions. The Arena is home to several sport teams including: Ontario Reign (American Hockey League), Ontario Fury (Major Arena Soccer League), Aqua Caliente Clippers of Ontario (G League Basketball), and LA Temptation (Legends Football League).
Since opening in 2008, Citizens Business Bank Arena is the biggest and most modern arena within the Inland Empire, an area with over 4.3 million people. It is located in Southern California, in the City of Ontario, on a 37-acre parcel located between Haven Avenue and Milliken Avenue, Fourth Street and the Interstate 10.
Our mission is to provide quality facilities for diverse entertainment, business functions, social gatherings and educational opportunities. We strive to bring excellent venue services to deliver the best entertainment experience for our guests and entertainers. As the Entertainment Icon of the Inland Empire we also drive regional economic growth and enhance quality of life by providing facilities that are safe, versatile and active. Citizens Business Bank Arena, built and owned by the City of Ontario and managed by SMG Worldwide provides efficient and fiscally responsible management as a vital community partner.
We relate to clients, patrons, co-workers, visitors and all relationships with fairness, respect, honesty and trust. We keep commitments, are accountable for our actions and expect the same of others.
We communicate. We share. We are open to each other’s ideas. We will not develop boundaries. We have full cooperation. We encourage participation and innovation. We accept the decision of the group and work together. We watch out for each other.
We foster a creative environment that encourages and rewards contribution of new ideas to improve, innovate and expand to better serve clients, patrons, the community and each other.
Our employees are our core and we value each and every one as individuals. They are appreciated for their dedication; they have a voice and are encouraged to use it. We are committed to their well-being through training, development and safety.
We provide excellent service through commitment and passion that consistently exceeds expectations. Our guests are our first priority. What is important to them is important to us.
FACTS ABOUT CITIZENS BUSINESS BANK ARENA
- Opened October 16, 2008
- Total Project Cost - $150 million
- Owner - City of Ontario, California
- Operator - SMG Worldwide
- Naming Rights Partner - Citizens Business Bank
- 9,500 fixed seats with additional portable seat risers to accommodate capacities of 11,089 for concert; 9736 for hockey; and 10,832 for basketball
- 225,000 Square foot venue
- Food and Beverage Concessionaire - Premier Concessions and Catering
- Suites - 36