The Budweiser Events Center at The Ranch is making $3.25 million in improvements to the facility. Larimer County and the Colorado Eagles are working together to complete the upgrades.

Budweiser Events Center Fitness Center
Budweiser Events Center at The Ranch

Upgrades at the Budweiser Events Center include:

  • Locker rooms
  • Coaches offices
  • Official’s locker room
  • Green room
  • Fitness center
  • Outdoor storage facility for the arena
  • State-of-the-art ice chiller system
  • Revolutionary LED Sport Lights system
  • Free Wi-Fi for all patrons at the Budweiser Events Center.

The free Wi-Fi is the thing I am looking forward to the most!

Colorado Eagles Locker Room
Budweiser Events Center at The Ranch

Cost Breakdown

  • Ice Chiller System - $1.8 Million
  • Event Level Upgrades - $1 Million
  • Wi-Fi - $250,000
  • LED Sport Lights - $200,000

Construction crews began working on the renovations following the conclusion of the Colorado Eagles championship hockey season. Larimer County partnered with the Colorado Eagles to provide the backing of a major overhaul.

The largest investment of these upgrades was the new Ice Chiller System that maintains the temperature level of the ice throughout the entire season. With miles of piping just 4 inches beneath the concrete arena floor, the new ice chiller system will result in significant cost savings with regards to the buildings utilities.

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