VBC Propst Arena gets $1.4 million exterior facelift

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) — The Von Braun Centre (VBC) showcased $1.4 million enhancements to the exterior of Propst Arena Monday through the 1st night time of the Live shows in the Park sequence.

According to a statement from the VBC, the exterior task commenced in December 2021 and finished final month.

“With Huntsville becoming ranked the No. 1 Best Position to Live by U.S. News & Planet Report, individuals and organizations are relocating to the place in droves and all eyes are on our fantastic town,” mentioned VBC Executive Director Steve Maples. “We take our purpose at the VBC as a huge contributing element for Huntsville’s high top quality of lifetime very seriously and will keep on to often make positive we’re delivering the optimum-high-quality solution in the nicest facility that we can.”

The initially aspect of the enhance bundled a facade refresh, like the cleansing, sanding, and portray of current steel wall panels and trim, cement panels, sills, beams, columns, doorways and frames. The unique cream color, very first painted in 1973, is not a gentle silver that matches Rhythm on Monroe and Mars Music Corridor.

The next phase of the project was the installation of an all-new attractive Lumenpulse LED lights method.

“Including this exterior facelift, the Propst Arena has undergone three important renovations above the a long time,” Maples said.

“In 2010, brand name new seating was set up, and the lobby and concourse spots were expanded with modern day Concessions, Bars and a prepare dinner-to-get walk-up café with outdoor balcony seating,” Maples ongoing. “Then, at the conclude of last yr, the backstage spot was expanded and remodeled to include things like attractive star dressing rooms, state-of-the-artwork locker rooms, a catering kitchen and numerous places of work for touring shows to use. All these enhancements are not only to enrich the experience of our attendees and performers, but to produce a gorgeous focal point in the coronary heart of downtown Huntsville that absolutely everyone can proceed to be happy of for at least an additional 47 yrs!”

For much more facts about the Von Braun Heart, visit www.vonbrauncenter.com.