Gates Field House

Gates Field House is a multi-purpose gymnasium featuring two wooden basketball courts and one sport court with a removable boarding system. The venue is available for a variety of activities including sports events, concerts, banquets, expos and more.

Venue capacities can range from seating for up to 2,000 utilizing all floor space to tradeshow setup for up to 110 8-by-10 foot booths. The venue features men’s and women’s restrooms within the facility, exterior facility entrance doors and retractable ceiling curtains.

Our event managers will work with you on the specifics of your event to deliver an exceptional experience for both you and your event attendees.

Venue Capacities

Venue Capacities:

Banquet: 2,000

Theater: 2,600

Trade Show: 110 booths (8×10-foot)

Venue Features

Venue Features:

  • three wall-mounted scoreboards (one per court)
  • two wooden basketball courts
  • one sport court floor
  • removable, indoor boarding system
  • men’s and women’s restrooms
  • exterior facility entrance doors
  • retractable ceiling curtains

Floor Plans/Diagrams

Floor Plans/Diagrams

Please contact our scheduling staff at for additional floor plans and options.

Some of the most popular Gates Field House floor plans include:

Previous Events Hosted

Previous Events Hosted:

Gates Field House has hosted the following events:

  • DU intramural sports
  • Basketball tournaments
  • Career fairs
  • DU’s 150th celebration banquet
  • DU Hall of Fame induction
  • Taste of DU
  • High school volleyball matches



To learn more about hosting an event in Gates Field House, please contact:

Ritchie Center Scheduling: 303-871-7577 |

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