VENUE INFORMATION

CFSB CENTER
 
The CFSB Center (formerly the Regional Special Events Center) is an 8,500 seat multi-purpose arena located on the campus of Murray State University in Murray, Kentucky.  The venue is the home of Racer Men's and Women's basketball and also plays host to a variety of concerts, family shows, conventions, consigment sales, sports tournaments, and other events during the year.  The CFSB Center prides itself on providing quality entertainment in a safe and well-maintained facility.  For more information, please contact the main office at (270) 809-5577.

 
VENUE:  CFSB Center
1401 State Route 121 North
Murray, KY  42071-3352
BUILDING MANAGER: Shelley Todd
VENUE PHONE: (270) 809-5577
PRODUCTION PHONE: (270) 809-5518, 5519, 5520
PRODUCTION FAX:  (270) 809-5521
POPULATION BASE: More than 560,000 people in a 60-mile radius
  -9,000 college students
 - 32,506 Calloway County
 - 15,403 City of Murray
MERCHANDISE DEAL:  65/35 Venue Sells          75/25 Artist Sells
STAGE:  76' wide x 40 ' deep
Height variable (min. 3', max 4'6")
RIGGING:  Can fly PA and lights
Floor to beam 52' 
Floor to ceiling 76'
Distance between beams 48'6"
LOAD IN:  Loading dock doors to stage approx. 80' flat
Arena access doors from stage approx. 40' flat
POWER:  1200 amps 3-phase
400 amps 3-phase
50' from stage left
ARENA DESCRIPTION: Multipurpose facility, home of MSU basketball 
SEATING:  Retractable seats on four sides; upper and lower 
PARKING:  MSU transportation services available 
Adequate parking in Loading Dock 100' from stage 
SHORE POWER:  Yes / four services 
CATERER: Murray State University Food Services


BUILDING MAPS
The following building maps show various ways the CFSB Center can be configured, based on the type of event. Maps are viewable in PDF format: 1) Basketball, 2) Circus, and 3) Concert.

BOOKING PROCEDURE
Information regarding the availability of the CFSB Center can be obtained by calling the administrative office at (270) 809-5577. 

POLICIES AND PROCEDURES
ELECTRICAL SERVICE
At cost of purchaser events may be required to have an MSU electrician present from load-in to load-out. 

FOOD AND BEVERAGE 
No outside food or beverage may be brought to the building.  All food and drink items served in the CFSB Center must be provided by Murray State Food Services.  Four concession stands are available and MSU Food Service reserves the right to determine the number of concession stands needed per event. 

PARKING
Parking at theCFSB Center is as follows*:
 
Racer Basketball games:
General Public – Roy Stewart Stadium
Athletic Donors – Parking Lot located outside of quad B and quad C parking lots
Person(s) with Disability – Lower level circle drive, quad B and quad C parking lots (as noted)
 
Concerts:
General Public – Roy Stewart Stadium, quad B and quad C parking lots
Person(s) with Disability – Lower level circle drive, quad B and quad C parking lots (as noted)

Murray Room Events:
General Public – Parking Lot located outside of quad B and quad C parking lots
Person(s) with Disability – Lower level circle drive, quad B and quad C parking lots (as noted)
 
*Please note the CFSB Center parking lots may be closed due to pending events, such as sporting events, concerts and other events.

SECURITY CHECKS
For patron safety, all bags are subject to search upon entrance to the facility.

NON-PROFIT RATE
A non-profit rate
is available to local groups with current Kentucky State Tax Exempt number. 

SPECIAL ASSISTANCE
Patrons in need of special accomodations or assistance are encouraged to contact the CFSB Center office, at (270) 809-5577, Monday through Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm, for information on accessible features.