OverActive Media has revealed more details about their new Toronto performance venue which is expected to be completed in 2025.
This nearly $ 500 million facility, which includes a theater-style venue and a hotel complex, is Toronto’s first new sports and entertainment venue since BMO Field in 2007.
“Today is another important step in the evolution of OverActive Media. We are building a world-leading 21st century sports media and entertainment company, and this premier performance venue will be the home of choice for a new generation of fans who think differently about their entertainment options and experiences, ”he said Chris Overholt. , President and CEO of OverActive, in a recent statement.
OverActive Media’s new stadium plans to host more than 200 events a year that will consist primarily of premium music and entertainment reservations. In addition, it will host award shows and a full roster of esports events.
OverActive Media owns four global esports franchises, including the Call of Duty League’s Toronto Ultra and the Overwatch League’s Toronto Defiant.
The stadium will be built at Exhibition Place, located on 4,046 square meters (4 acres) on the north side of Lakeshore Blvd in Toronto.