Boutwell Municipal Auditorium is surrounded by the eclectic architecture of the downtown Birmingham business district. Boutwell’s interior, decorated in the art deco fashion, is the site of two entertainment areas. The large Main Arena seats 6,000 people at full capacity and the small Exhibition Hall will hold a maximum of 800. From sports events, elegant balls, rock concerts and other theatrical productions to receptions, fashion and trade shows and meetings of all types, the Boutwell Municipal Auditorium offers facilities to accommodate a wide variety of activities.