Production and Tech Information for RIMAC Arena


From I-5 to Genesee (west):

  • Left on North Torrey Pines
  • Left on North Point Drive
  • Sraight to the corner of Hopkins and Voight, and turn into parking structure

See the RIMAC Arena / Public Parking map.

Production Location and Access:

Loading dock onto arena floor; from I-5 to Genesee (west):

  • Left on North Torrey Pines
  • Left on North Point Drive
  • Straight to Hopkins; first right into the loading dock area

Loading Dock:

  • Convenient, floor level, 3-truck capacity
  • One automated dock leveler
  • Close proximity to stage
  • Shore power available

Room Size:

  • 180' x 190' (with no bleachers)
  • 115' x 55' (with bleachers fully extended)
  • Audience capacity: 1,000 - 5,000


  • Retractable bleachers in North, East, West.
  • Open floor or portable chairs on floor.
  • Reserved seating or general admission (festival-style)


  • Basketball court flooring (5 basketball courts)
  • Complete floor protection available in 3'x3' Safeguard gray tiles.

Ceiling Height:

  • 52'0" to rigging points.
  • 45'0" to bottom of Catwalk.

Please inquire about diagram for detailed information regarding rigging.


  • Portable (Stage Right, ME-500 Series)
  • 60' wide x 40' deep x 4' - 6' high.
  • Various stage configurations available.


  • Stage Right, blow-thru, 48" high, 56' wide

Control Area for Lights/Sound:

  • Risers are provided for sound mix and lighting control at north end of RIMAC.
  • 16" high x 16' wide x 8' deep.

Stage Lighting:

  • Portable, provided by artist, or rented; lighting and followspots can besupplied by campus.
  • House lights are not currently on dimmer.
  • Follow Spots: 2 b Xenon Super Troupers (1 @ 1.6K and 1 @ 1.2K)


  • Completely portable, provided by artist, rented, or supplied by campus.
  • Built-in JBL loudspeaker system for athletic events, lectures, conferences,banquets, and announcements.


  • Roadboard hookup southeast corner of Arena.
  • 3 - 400 Amp/3 Phase disconnects for lighting
  • 1 - 200 Amp/3 Phase disconnect for sound (with isolated ground)
  • All disconnects are Union Sequential Interlok as per NEC code. House willprovide Cam-lok tails for tie-in.
  • 5 - 50 Amp/1 Phase shore power disconnects in backstage parking lot.

Dressing Rooms and Offices:

  • (6) small to medium sized dressing rooms with facilities.
  • Green Room (30' x 70') with small kitchen servery.
  • Artist Production Office (12' x 12') with 3 phone lines.
  • Promoter Production Office (15' x 15') with 1 phone line.

Lobby and Concession Area:

  • Large lobby between main entrance and entrance to arena.
  • Large, outdoor concessions patio with two serveries.

Box Office:

  • Large box office with TicketMaster capabilities


Ben Rowe
Assistant Director of Scheduling and Events
(858) 534-5701 |