The structure

Unipol Arena is the largest and most modern complex for events in Italy. Designed by Gruppo Sabatini on the model of the largest and most prestigious European cultural and sports centers as O2 London or Beaubourg in Paris, Unipol Arena is structured with modular spaces that can accommodate up to 15 500 people.

Located in a strategic position in the Bologna metropolitan area, just 2 km far from the motorway exit of Casalecchio di Reno and 8 km far from the G. Marconi, Unipol Arena is located at the center of the commercial area FUTURSHOW STATION they are based Carrefour, Ikea, Leroy Merlin.

The structure is 15 minutes far  from Bologna Central Station by train, and is equipped with a parking area of 60,000 square meters, with 5,000 parking spaces.

The Arena offers space to host Conventions, Concerts, television set, Exhibitions and Fairs, Gala evenings, Convention policies, cinemas, cultural events, competitions and sports events.

Unipol Arena is equipped with: Truss Structure of 1,300 square meters consisting of 6 ring for a total capacity of 76 tons with 32 load cells screen entrances with programmable floor8 screens of 6.70 x 5 meters13 Led Monitors 48″ positioned at the entrances – 5 boards luminous LED 5 x 1 meters – fixed cameras to broadcast on giant screens in the arena pictures from backstage and the press room – VIP lounge for guests with conversation corners and catering services – Stars Tunnel, path reserved tunnel the celebrities, which connects the dressing directly to the arena – 9 bars for the public – dressing rooms and fitness rooms for artists, athletes, etc. – press room with telephone lines and internet wi-fi.

Area parcheggi di 50.000 mq

Parking Area
60.000 square meter

Area parcheggi: 3.000 posti auto, 30 pullman, 24 truck

Up to 5.000 parking spaces, 30 pullmans , 24 trucks

VIP Lounge da 200 posti

VIP Lounge up to 200 seats

Tunnel delle stelle

Stars Tunnel

Arena da 15.000 persone

Arena up to 15.000 people

Arena da 15.000 persone

Arena up to 15.500 people

8 tribune mobili

6 mobile stands

Americana di 1.300 mq

1.300 square meters of Truss Structure

Museo Virtus

Virtus Museum

Museo Virtus

Virtus Museum

Museo Virtus

Virtus Museum

Space for...



TV Sets

Exhibitions & Fairs


Politic Convention

Theater shows

Cultural Events

State Contests

Sport Events

The biggest and most modern

event complex in Italy