Sports Park Stožice


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Športni park Stožice
Vojkova 100, SI-1000 Ljubljana
Phone386 (0) 1 430 6660
Fax386 (0) 1 231 7784
Founded byMunicipality of Ljubljana
Managed byŠport Ljubljana Public Institute
Drago Banić, Acting Director
Phone386 (0) 1 430 6750
Živa Kasagić, Public Relations
Phone386 (0) 31 345 503
Kristijan Salmič, Arena Stožice Hall
Phone386 (0) 8 387 6086, 386 (0) 51 653 563 (mobile)
Boris Ferenčak, Stožice Stadium
Phone386 (0) 31 716 335

Sports Park Stozice 2010 Photo Jan Prunk.jpg

The Sports Park Stožice is the largest commercial entertainment venue in Slovenia, designed by Sadar-Vuga Arhitekti and built in 2010. The complex on the outskirts of Ljubljana comprises Stožice Stadium and Arena Stožice hall as well as a shopping centre.

The Arena Stožice multi-purpose hall can host 12,480 sports fans or 14,480 visitors for concerts or other performing arts events. The Stožice Stadium, however, can hold 16,038 spectators for sports events and 23,000 for music concerts. The first concerts in the Arena Stožice were given by José Carreras, Leonard Cohen, Joe Cocker, Budapest Gypsy Symphony Orchestra, in 2011 by Zucchero, The Chemical Brothers and Sting, the latter within the concert tour Symphonicity, which was in Ljubljana accompanied by the Slovene Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Sarah Hicks.

The first music event at the Stadium Stožice was performed by Siddharta in June 2011.

The Sports Park Stožice is managed by the Šport Ljubljana Public Institute. Upon completion of the surrounding park, designed by Studio AKKA, there will also be a children's playground, a skateboarding and inline skating park, jogging and biking tracks, and ski running tracks in the winter.

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