Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse, a multi-purpose arena in downtown Cleveland, Ohio is the home ground of the Cleveland Cavaliers of the National Basketball Association (NBA) and also the Cleveland Monsters of the American Hockey League. As a multi-purpose arena, it equally serves as a secondary arena for Cleveland State Vikings men’s and women’s basketball.
It is a place to be for one of the hottest concerts on stage, spectacular family shows under one roof, and signature sporting events. The Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse brings the total sports and entertainment experience to Northeast Ohio.
Brief History of the Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse
In October 1994, the arena opened as part of the Gateways Sports and Entertainment Complex with adjacent Progressive Field that opened earlier the same year, April. From its opening in October 1994 until August 2005, the arena was referred to as Gund Arena, taking after the former Cavaliers owner Gordon Gund, after he paid the naming rights.
Meanwhile, after Dan Gilbert had purchased the majority of the Cavaliers in March 2005, he also bought the naming rights in August 2005 and renamed the arena to Quicken Loans Arena, which is after his mortgage lending company Quicken Loans. It bore Quicken Loans Arena until April 2019 when it was renamed for the Quicken Loans’ online mortgage lending service, Rocket Mortgage, as a part of the facility’s renovation and expansion.
What Events Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse Hosts
As the home of the Cavaliers and Monster, Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse has hosted quite a number of prominent events for each team, which includes playoff and championship games.
In addition to being home of the Cavaliers and Monsters, Freedom Mortgage FieldHouse was also the home arena for the Cleveland Lumberjacks of the International Hockey League (IHL). So the Lumberjacks had hosted their home games at the arena until 2001 when the team folded along with the League.
Together with professional sports tenants above, the arena has hosted a number of intercollegiate sporting events also. It has been home to the Mid-American Conference (MAC) Men’s and Women’s Basketball Tournament since 2000 and 2001 respectively.
Furthermore, Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse has hosted numerous WWE professional wrestling cards that include pay-per-view events such as:
SummerSlam, 1996, headlined by Shawn Michaels Vs, Vader for the WWF Championship, No Mercy, 1999, headlined by Tripple H Vs. Stone Cold Steve Austin for the WWF Championship, and many more.
There other notable events outside sporting hosted in the arena such as in July 2014 when it was selected as a host site for the 2016 Republican National Convention. Also back on 29 October 2008, LeBron James had gathered almost 20,000 people at the arena for viewing of Democratic presidential nominee Barack Obama’s 30-minute American Stories, American Solutions television advertisement. The event was shown on a large screen above the stage, where Jay-Z would later go on to hold a free concert.
Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse Address
Here is the mailing address for Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse and the Cleveland Cavaliers;
1 Center Court
Cleveland, Ohio 44115-4001
1 Center Ice
Cleveland, Ohio 44115-4001
The arena physically sits 1/4 mile from all major freeways.
To Purchase a Ticket for an Event at the Arena
You can purchase tickets using these three convenient ways;
- Online by browsing for your event on the event listing page
- By visiting the Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse Box Office &
- At the Discount Drug Mart’s 58 northern Ohio locations.
Box Office Hours
The box office hours may vary depending on the season and whether it’s an event date or not. Meanwhile, the box office is open until the end of the intermission on event days. You can check out the Ticket Information Page for a schedule of box office hours.
When Events or Shows are Postponed
When an event or show is postponed, all ticket holders can use their original tickets for admittance to the rescheduled date. However, customers might decide to request a refund on their ticket purchase if they are unable to attend the rescheduled event date.
To learn more about events or shows postponement, call the Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse Event Information at (216) 420-2200.
Meanwhile, all refund requests must be handled in person at the FieldHouse box office or by mail. Also, every refund request has to be received by Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse before the day of the
rescheduled event. If after the date, any refund request will be null and void. Again, every refund will be issued out in the same way in which the original ticket order was placed.
Can I Cancel My Ticket Order?
No. There are no ticket order cancellations, refunds, or exchanges. All sales are final! However, you have a chance to sell your tickets through Rocket Mortgage FiledHouse’s electronic ticketing service, Flash Seats. Visit flashseats.com to learn more about the electronic ticketing service.
With the reviews and highlights in this article, it is clear to see that, Quicken Loans, Rocket Mortgage, and Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse are all under one umbrella of ownership. From applying for your mortgage, and/or refinancing with Rocket Mortgage by Quicken Loans to attending one of the biggest events or shows of in the city at Freedom Mortgage FieldHouse!
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