Main Lobby

Club Lounge

Green Room

Main Bowl

Suite Level

Main Lobby

Green Room

Club Lounge

Suite Level

Ralph Engelstad Arena in Grand Forks, ND is a renowned facility offering fans an outstanding UND hockey gameday and concert experience.

We also offer elegant, and uniquely different, event spaces with catering. Between Ralph Engelstad Arena and Betty Engelstad Sioux Center we are able to offer you eight different event spaces ranging in all sizes from 50 to 600 guests to find you that perfect spot for your meeting, banquet, luncheon, reception or party.

For information regarding availability and booking, please contact AnnMarie Lane at 701.777.6609


The Traditions Area (Main Lobby)

Located in our Main Lobby, this space offers an elegant look to your event with granite flooring, brick pillars, and beautiful chandeliers. This space is also filed with the history of our hockey program as an added bonus.

For an additional price, you will be able to use our 12’ x 7’ projection screen that can be used to display a presentation, graphic or nice message for your guests.

  • Rent: $2,500
  • Food & Beverage: $5,000
  • Banquet Seating Capacity: 300 - 350


Main Arena Bowl

Located in the heart of the arena, this space can even be utilized during hockey season with an insulated ice covering. The size of this space makes it ideal for large banquets and receptions. Custom images and messages can be added to the video board and fascia ring which circles the main bowl.

  • Rent: $4,000 (ice out) / $6,000 (ice in)
  • Food & Beverage: $10,000
  • Banquet Seating Capacity: 600
  • Minimum Guest Count: 400

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Club Lounge

Located within the main arena, the Club Lounge is located on the south end and overlooks the lower bowl and ice to give your event a unique feel. Your guest will enter through glass etched doors to find walls lined in cherry wood, the longest free-standing bar in North Dakota with a granite top lined with brass accents and full upholstered bar stools. Your guests will also be able to admire the Quaint Mortier Organ the Ralph had personally shipped here from Belgium.

  • Rent: $1,500
  • Food & Beverage: $2,000
  • Banquet Seating Capacity: 50
  • Cocktail Reception with high top tables: 150

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The Green Room

Located on the ice level in the arena, this space offers the ideal size and location for small business meetings, graduation parties and small celebrations.

  • Rent: $750
  • Food & Beverage: $1,000
  • Banquet Seating Capacity: 50


Ralph's Suite (201) & Atrium

Located on the suite level at center ice, Ralph's suite and atrium have the best views in the building. This intimate setting is perfect for small gatherings, business meetings, or a cocktail reception.

  • Rent: 500
  • Food & Beverage: $1,000
  • Seating Capacity: 50
  • Cocktail Reception Capacity: 75

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For information and booking, contact AnnMarie Lane at 701.777.6609.