Finished in 2005, the long-awaited Leonard E. Merrell Center symbolizes a milestone for the Katy community. The 145,000 square foot arena, with seating for 7,200, provides residents with a local gathering place to enjoy a wide-range of events.
Located just minutes from Katy Mills Mall, the center serves as a site for graduation ceremonies, banquets, trade shows, conventions, sporting contests, concerts and more. Whether hosting a small intimate gathering, or a more elaborate, large-scale affair, the facility can be customized to fit any event.
In addition to flexible arena floor configurations and a variety of room sizes, the facility features a 21,600-square-foot arena, 3,000-square feet of exhibit space, a lobby and ticketing area, professional kitchen and full catering services, as well as professional sound and lighting systems.