What do you get when you cross the Houston Rockets and with 2,000 fans? You get one fantastic holiday party! Yao Ming, Rafer Alston, Joey Dorsy, Shane Battier and a few other players stopped by to sign autographs and hang out with fans on Monday night at the Toyota Center for the Fifth Annual Season Ticket Holder Holiday Party.Christmas Lights Unlimited provided the holiday lighting for this fantastic event. Facts about the Toyota Center
TOYOTA CENTER DATES, FACTS & FIGURES
Harris County - Houston Sports Authority
Morris Architects HOK Architects John Chase Architects
Clutch City Sports and Entertainment
Houston Rockets (NBA) Houston Aeros (AHL)
July 31, 2001
July 23, 2003 ( Toyota)
October 6, 2003 (Fleetwood Mac)
First Rockets Game:
October 30, 2003 ( Denver Nuggets)
Highest Grossing Event:
April 7, 2007 (UFC 69: Shootout)
Highest Attendance Event:
February 16, 2008 (George Lopez)
An estimated 2,500 workers worked to build Toyota Center
31' 8" below street level
Main Concourse Level:
At street level
18,300 for basketball 17,800 for hockey Up to 19,000 for concerts
103 total courtside, traditional and party suites.
2,500-space Toyota Tundra garage connected to the arena via private skybridge.
10,000 total spaces within a few blocks
High Point of Supertruss:
151' 8" above court
Length of Supertruss:
Cubic Yds of Excavated Soil:
315,000 - the most in Houston's history
Cubic Yds of Concrete:
Tons of Structural Steel:
Square Feet of Drywall:
Square Feet of Hardscape:
Linear Feet of Curb:
Square Feet of Curtainwall:
Square Feet of Glass:
Square Feet of Metal Panels:
Tons of Cooling:
Landscape Planting Beds:
1.1 acres or 49,000 sf.
Christmas Lights Unlimited specializes in Large Holiday Light Displays across the United States.
Christmas Lights Unlimited will not install materials provided by clients, unless approved. All products supplied by Christmas Lights Unlimited are made to the highest quality. Products selected by Christmas Lights Unlimited must meet the follow (1) Extension Cords are marine grade with waterproof twist connectors, (2) String Light Strands are solid molded with waterproof coaxial connectors, (3) All products manufactured exceed the Canada Requirements (exceeding USA Requirements), (4) Timers designed to handled 15AMPS / Peak 1,875 WATTS / Tungsten 1,875 WATTS to support a Constant 1,875 WATTS and (5) All electrical wiring are heavy duty commercial grade wire (AWG) with thicker electrical safety coatings.
Our Christmas Light Strands cannot be purchased in Big Box Stores.
Clients must meet strict electrical requirements with dedicated outlets for safety and proper installation for Christmas Lights Unlimited Displays.