The Chesapeake Energy Arena is Oklahoma's state-of-the-art entertainment showcase. Located just off I-40 in downtown Oklahoma City, the Chesapeake Energy Arena, formerly known as the Ford Center, is adjacent to the Cox Business Services Convention Center and the historic Bricktown Entertainment District. This 586,000 sq. ft. facility features four seating levels, a press level and suites. Home to the NBA's Oklahoma City Thunder, the Chesapeake Energy Arena also plays host to major concerts, family events, ice shows, sporting events and the latest in show-stopping entertainment.