About Our Arena

The 1ST SUMMIT ARENA @ Cambria County War Memorial, managed by SMG, first opened its doors in October of 1950, since then it has hosted several different events of various types of shows. Currently, the arena is home to the Johnstown Tomahawks.

Besides sporting events, the 1ST SUMMIT ARENA @ Cambria County War Memorial has hosted several concerts and other forms of entertainment targeted to all age ranges. A few of the previous performers have included Larry the Cable Guy, Miranda Lambert, Sesame Street Live, Lipizzaner Stallions, Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Circus, Monster Truck shows, multiple Disney on Ice shows, and Michael W. Smith and several boxing events.

1ST SUMMIT ARENA is designed to accommodate everyone’s needs. The concourse level includes eight restrooms (4 Men’s, 4 Women’s), four water fountains, and an ATM machine. In addition to these facilities, the main concourse has eight in-house concession stands, which accept all major credit cards.

Managed by SMG

Founded in 1977, SMG provides management services to more than 230 public assembly facilities including convention and exhibition centers, arenas, stadiums, theatres, performing arts centers, equestrian facilities, science centers and a variety of other venues. With facilities across the globe, SMG manages more than 14.4 million square feet of exhibition space and over 1.75 million sports and entertainment seats. As the recognized global industry leader, SMG provides venue management, sales, marketing, event booking and programming, construction and design consulting, and pre-opening services for such landmark facilities as McCormick Place & Soldier Field in Chicago, Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco, Philadelphia Convention Center and the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. SMG also offers food and beverage operations through its concessions, catering and special events division, SAVOR, currently servicing more than 100 accounts worldwide.

For more information visit:  www.smgworld.com