Bankers Life Fieldhouse is located at 125 South Pennsylvania Street in Indianapolis, Indiana. It resides in the 46204 zip code.
For basketball games, the venue has a capacity of 18,165. For ice hockey games, it holds 12,300. For concerts, the venue has a capacity of 19,000.
Ground broke in July of 1997, with the venue officially opening on November 6, 1999.
Bankers Life Fieldhouse is home to the Indiana Pacers of the NBA, the Indiana Fever of the WNBA and the Indiana Ice of the USHL.
I-65 and I-74 are the primary routes taken when driving to Bankers Life Fieldhouse.
From Cincinnati via I-74 West
Take I-74 West to I-465 South, which will eventually turn westbound, to I-65 North. Take I-65 North to I-70 West and use Exit 110B at McCarty Street. Continue north until South Street and turn right to the second stoplight (under railroad pass/Delaware Street). Turn left on Delaware Street and the Fieldhouse will be on your left in two blocks.
From Anderson/Fishers/Grand Rapids via I-69 South
Take I-69 South I-465, which is Exit 0. Take I-465 to I-70 and take I-70 to Exit 83A, which is Ohio Street. Exit Ohio Street towards downtown to Pennsylvania Street. Turn left onto Pennsylvania Street and the Fieldhouse will be on your left in two blocks.
From Champaign/Crawfordsville/Danville via I-74 East
Take I-74 East to I-465 and head to the Airport Expressway. Take the Airport Expressway east to I-70 and then take Exit 79B (McCarty Street). Continue north on until South Street and turn left on Delaware Street. The Fieldhouse will be on your left in 14 blocks.
From Chicago via I-65 South
Take I-65 South to the Meridian Street exit and go to Pennsylvania Street. Turn right onto Pennsylvania Street and the Fieldhouse will be on your left in fourteen 14 blocks.
Parking is available throughout the downtown area, which is just a short walk from Bankers Life Fieldhouse. ParkWhiz is the official partner of Bankers Life Fieldhouse and offers the best deals around the venue when taking your car to an event. For more information on parking, visit ParkWhiz.com.
Gate Locations and openings
Gates typically open two (2) hours prior to the start of an event.
Small purses and handbags will be permitted into Bankers Life Fieldhouse, though fans are encouraged not to bring any bags at all to events. All bags are subject to be checked by staff and failure to comply with venue personnel will result in fans not being able to enter the venue. Glass bottles and cans will not be permitted and bottle caps are removed when buying a beverage inside the venue for safety precaution.