Jump to navigation Jump to search “Impact Arena” redirects here. This sport world เมืองทอง needs additional citations for verification. It has been considered as the 2nd largest exhibition and convention venue in Asia with an indoor floorspace of over 140,000 sqm.
Its Challenger Hall is currently the world’s largest column-free exhibition hall. The venue hosts over 490 events and welcomes a visitorship of over 15 millions each year. The project languished in the mid-1990s with the 1997 Asian financial crisis, but was revived in 1998 when Bangkok Land built Mueang Thong Thani Stadium as one of the three stadiums to host the 13th Asian Games. The stadium was expanded and renamed IMPACT Exhibition Centre in 1999.
On March 6, 1995, Janet Jackson became the first artist to give a concert in the complex on her fifth leg of her Janet World Tour. In 2005, IMPACT Arena hosted Miss Universe 2005. It will again host Miss Universe 2018. IMPACT Arena – A 12,000-seat arena. It is the primary large-scale entertainment venue for the Bangkok metropolitan area.