about the arena

One of the Midwest’s premier event and convention destinations.

The House of Hope Convention and Event Center, known for its warm atmosphere and abundant versatile space, is a preferred venue for major conventions, trade shows, theatrical productions and special events of all kinds. Our blend of modern design, technology, and impeccable service sets the stage for dozens of successful events each year.

The House of Hope is a 10,000 seat arena for family entertainment, sports and cultural events. The arena’s multipurpose use lends itself to hosting events of varying scales.

Built in 2005, the House of Hope is the newest arena in the Chicagoland area. Located just 15 minutes South of the City, the House of Hope is easily accessible right off the Bishop Ford (I-94) expressway at the 115th exit.

Since its opening, the House of Hope has been the venue of choice for a number of diverse events including the promotional advance for Disney’s, “The Princess and the Frog” movie, ESPN / and1 Mixtape Basketball Tour, Chicago’s Hope for Haiti benefit concert, religious conferences, bridal expos and the Chicago Bulls summer camp.

The House of Hope is located in the historic Pullman community.