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Our Facilities

Brookdale offers a variety of centrally located venues and facilities for events of all types, from trade shows and regional conferences, to performances, demonstrations and lectures.

The Robert J. Collins Arena, which completed a total renovation before re-opening in 2011, is the official home of Brookdale men’s and women’s basketball programs and proudly displays our 2013 National Championship banner for the Jersey Blues men’s basketball team.

The Collins Arena also welcomes the popular Harlem Globetrotters and the Jersey Shore Home Show each year, and has featured live concerts and demonstrations including Rihanna, Phillip Phillips, Maya Angelou, Guy Fieri and DL Hughley. The Arena provides  23,000 square feet of space and seating for 2,000 spectators, ready for every type of entertainment event.

The Warner Student Life Center, built and dedicated in 2003, hosts events for students as well as local and statewide groups. It’s a warm and comfortable environment with a variety of flexibility in its rooms, up-to-date technology, and full service catering for conferences, seminars and workshops. The annual Guitar Show, attracting visitors from around the Northeast, is just one of many events held in the Warner Center.

Come and visit! Let us show you how Brookdale’s Conference and Event Centers can host your special event or conference.