The FTX Arena specializes in unique events utilizing arena special effects, sound elements and team entertainment for private parties and corporate meetings. Catering menus are custom designed to fit most themes and budgets in this one stop shop venue.

AmericanAirlines Lounges

AmericanAirlines Lounges

601 Biscayne Boulevard
Miami, Florida 33132

The AmericanAirlines Lounges North and South, presented by Grey Goose and Patron Tequila, are open for dinner service. Please note that the AmericanAirlines Lounges require reservations AND membership access, available on a season-long or individual-event basis. Please contact Miami HEAT Manager of Premium Client Services for additional information at
Already have access? Please click here to make your AA Lounge North reservation. Or click here to make your AA Lounge South reservation. 

Bacardi Ocho Lounge

Bacardi Ocho Lounge

Located in the FTX Arena's 200-Suite Level, Bacardi Ocho replaces Dewar's clubhouse as the venue's premier spot to sip, dine, and socialize, taking cues from Miami's own eclectic nightlife scene in both fare and feel.

The AT&T East Plaza

The AT&T East Plaza

The AT&T East Plaza is the hottest venue for the coolest special events in Miami!  With a spectacular view of the Miami skyline and Biscayne Bay, event planners can customize the 23,000 square foot covered outdoor space into the event of their dreams.  The venue can accommodate up to 3,000 people and utilize the stage, WIFI, LED displays and lighting effects.  Catering and bar service can be customized to accommodate a variety of events. 

The 23,000 square foot outdoor space located on the east side of the Arena, provides a stunning view of Biscayne Bay and the Miami skyline. HEAT Fans are encouraged to arrive early and enter Gates 5 & 6 to enjoy expertly crafted cocktails and spirits at the BACARDÍ Bar, food from local, live music and/or entertainment, a variety of seating options and three The Miami HEAT Store retail kiosks.  For select Arena events, guests can enjoy a pre-concert party on the plaza with drinks and music, in a club-like setting.  The East Plaza can also be customized for Special Events, Private Concerts or Group Dining on game and event days. Fans can use the complimentary high-speed WiFi to stay connected, post on social media or stream their favorite entertainment on the go.

Promoter Kit

Welcome to FTX Arena, a state-of-the-art multi-purpose LEED certified facility that is South Florida’s pre-eminent sports and entertainment venue. Our highly professional staff is committed to providing the highest standards of service and to ensuring the best possible experience for both you and your guests.  Access the Promoter Kit by clicking here.

Arena Floor

Play or dine where the HEAT play! Perfect for sporting events, concerts, large banquets, and creative teambuilding events, the versatility of our floor accommodates all types of entertainment! An event hosted on the HEAT’s home court is guaranteed to score with your guests!

The Stats:

  • 200 × 105’, 200’ x 85’ – 140’ x 85’
  • Scoreboard has four video boards
  • Diverse audio-visual capabilities
  • Floor capacity: 1,200 Banquet style
  • Floor capacity: 2,000 Cocktail Style
  • *Inner Bowl seating for up to 20,000
  • *Available non-game/event days

Party Suites

Looking to entertain in style? The Premium Party Suite offers a spectacular view of the concert stage in a social setting. It's a great place to entertain clients, co-workers, friends or family. Dine in the lounge area from Levy Restaurants award winning suite menu or relax in the comfort of ‚Äčstadium-style seats. Sit back, relax and enjoy the best events in sports and live entertainment! 

The Stats:

  • Stadium seating for 24 plus an additional 8 bar stools railing seats (Total of 32 seats)
  • Suite size is 32 × 32’ / 900 Square feet
  • Direct view of the stage (Suite is located on the East side of the suite level, directly across from the concert stage)
  • Flat screen TV
  • Lounge style tables and stools
  • Wet bar, refrigerator and food service area
  • *Additional amenities available for an additional charge (Show or Game Merchandise, Prepaid  parking for your guests and VIP limo or motor coach transportation, etc.)

Private Catering and Bar Service Available 

To place your order, contact Levy Restaurants Guest Relations Representative by calling    786-777-2088 or sending an email to

*Party Suites have limited availability and are available for select Miami HEAT games, Concerts & Non-event days


Commercial & Photo Shoots

FTX Arena offers a unique setting for both still photography & video shoots, inside and around the Arena.

To inquire about a photo shoot or to film at FTX Arena, please take a moment to share some details about your photo/video shoot needs. The information that you provide will be reviewed along with venue availability. The approval process to confirm availability may take up to (2) business days. For assistance, please call 786-777-1464 or email for more information.


How To Inquire About Booking The Arena

Thank you for your interest in FTX Arena. Please take a moment to share some details about your Event.  The information that you provide will be reviewed along with venue availability.  The approval process to confirm availability may take up to (2) business days.

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Booking FAQs

Exterior Still Photo Or Commercial Shoot Information

  • Location availability to be determined up to 30 days prior to date request.  (Due to Arena security protocol, no interior or exterior photo/video shoot access will be granted on event or game days).
  • Subject matter content of photo shoot or commercial must be pre-approved
  • No building, team or sponsor intellectual property, logos or marks are allowed to be filmed unless written permission is provided by The HEAT Group and/or the NBA.
  • Truck/MotorCoach staging will be assigned by Event Services Manager
  • Event staff, security, equipment, power and other assets & services can be provided
  • For an additional fee. * Event Security, Stagehands and Catering services must be supplied by FTX Arena
  • Certificate of Insurance must be approved prior to access to Arena property
  • Preferred vendors can be referred by our Event Services Team (to include talent, production, décor, equipment rental, etc.)
  • Entertainment, décor and audio visual can be brought in by outside vendors. (Vendor approval and certificate of insurance is required to work at the Arena.)
  • The event time can be extended for an addition fee, based on event schedules and availability.
  • Catering inside of the building must be provided by Levy Restaurants. Approved Exterior shoots can use off-premise catering service, provided no food or beverage is brought on Arena property. Levy Restaurants can be reached at 786-777-2076.