Introducing UBS Arena

Starting with the 2021-22 NHL Season

A New Home for a New Era

Handwritten note that says: Inspired By NY Classics Hand-drawn image of a tree

Like no other arena that has ever come before.

UBS Arena will become the new home for the New York Islanders, the first third generation arena in the industry, and a beacon of strength, resilience, achievement and community for decades to come.

Hand-drawn sketch of the UBS Arena east entrance
Render of a UBS Arena suite, people sit in an art-deco inspired bar

Boutique Hospitality meets Live Entertainment

The suites and clubs will have a timeless design inspired by classic New York bars and cocktail lounges.

A martini with an olive Hand-written note that reads: More than a suite, a private club experience Floor layout plans for UBS Arena suites
A hip-hop music artist with sings into a microphone A woman surrounded by cameras looks at a snake

Made for Music

UBS Arena has been designed specifically for artists with input from LiveNation — it has a bespoke back of house artist campus, the most efficient load in and out system, and the largest lower bowl in metro New York.

A man on stage, fans reach their hands up to him An aerial view of a concert inside the UBS Arena Bruce Springsteen's signed guitar
A hockey player in a locker room holds the Stanley Cup A hockey player signature A hockey stick

Built for Hockey

UBS Arena is one of the few arenas in the world built specifically for hockey and starting in the 2021-2022 NHL season, UBS Arena will be the new home of the New York Islanders.

A render of the hockey stadium from the point of view of someone standing on the ice towards the hockey goal and goalie
A render of the UBS Arena stadium concessions with NY Islanders decorations and fans

History in the Making

Belmont Park is where history is made.

Located in the heart of metropolitan NY

Map of the area around UBS Arena in New York. Points of interest are points on the map: Laguardia (Queens), Manhattan, Atlantic Terminal (Brooklyn), and JFK (Queens)

LIRR

  • ~25 minutes, direct from Grand Central Terminal*
  • ~30 minutes, direct from Penn Station
  • ~30 minutes, direct from Atlantic Terminal

*Upon completion of East Side Access project


By Car

  • ~20 miles from Manhattan, Syosset, Farmingdale,
    and New Rochelle

Major Airports

  • ~7 miles from JFK
  • ~13 miles from LaGuardia
The UBS Arena mid-construction

Take a sneak peek of the arena's construction

Live Cam

Recent News about UBS Arena

Click the news outlets below to see what's been said recently!
"The centerpiece of a $1.3 billion development at Belmont Park that includes a 250-room hotel and 350,000 square feet of retail on 43 acres adjacent to the racetrack"
"The UBS deal is about economic redevelopment and putting New Yorkers back to work"
"The venue and its construction will provide a much-needed economic injection into the area and its residents"
"It's a new era for the Islanders at Belmont"
"State of the art amenities, spectacular fan sight lines and some of the best high-end clubs and VIP spaces in live entertainment"