Gallagher Bluedorn: Building a Center for Tomorrow

Project Goal

The Gallagher Bluedorn renovation and expansion will be a $14.9 million project featuring several event space additions, upgrades to the facility’s interior and exterior, and improvements to seating. The project will be completed in three phases, creating approximately 15,000 square feet of new and renovated space.

Project Timeline

  • Reseating of the Gallagher Bluedorn is slated to begin in 2023. Preliminary work is underway and seat replacement will start over summer break and finish in December.
  • Construction for the renovation and expansion will start in 2023 and continue into 2024.

Project Details

South End Expansion

  • New dynamic entry plaza
  • Multi-purpose event space for private dinners, rehearsals, small performances, etc.Heightened amenities: new vending options, secured coat room and modern restrooms
  • Added drive lane for dropoff
  • New patron lounge, ideal for group and corporate outings

Renovations of Existing Space

  • Great Hall seating improvements
  • Modern box office and service counters
  • Lighting upgrades and other amenities improvements