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Stadium, Arena & Campus Event Services is here to serve the U community

In an effort to unite the campus community, the Rice-Eccles Stadium and Jon M. Huntsman Center team is thrilled to announce our new department name and coinciding new website: Stadium, Arena & Campus Event Services. With this name change, we are renewing our focus on campus events and providing top-notch service to the campus community.

Keaten McDonald, Associate Director of Events, is excited to announce this updated department name and focus. When asked how he anticipates this change impacting campus, McDonald said, “This update isn’t just about semantics—it’s about recognizing the broader scope of our work and our deep integration into campus life. By incorporating “Campus” into our name, we’re not only acknowledging the diverse range of venues we manage but also emphasizing our commitment to creating memorable experiences across every corner of our university. This change reflects our adaptability, fosters stronger connections within the community and positions us for even greater success in delivering exceptional events that resonate with everyone on campus.”

If you are planning an event on campus, streamline the event planning process by utilizing our various event services – all of which are conveniently located on campus. At Stadium, Arena & Campus Event Services, we provide services including equipment rentals of chairs, tables, tablecloths, stages, podiums and more. Additional services include security, ticketing solutions, guest services and weapon detection systems. If you don’t see your event need here, reach out to us and we are confident that we can assist you.

Even with a renewed focus on helping campus events come to life, Rice-Eccles Stadium and the Jon M. Huntsman Center have many exciting, large events on the horizon. Upcoming events include Monster Jam, Supercross, two Luke Combs concerts, George Strait’s first show in Salt Lake City in over 10 years and more. Check out our new website at for a full list of upcoming events at Rice-Eccles Stadium and the Jon M. Huntsman Center.