Fayetteville, N.C- The newly rebranded Fayetteville Marksmen, announced a 5 year lease with a 5 year option with Crown Complex. The new ownership group is seeking to enhance the Crown Coliseum as an entertainment option in Fayetteville and surrounding counties.  


“We are excited to be partnered with the Crown Coliseum and to have this deal in place,” said Jeff Longo, President, Fayetteville Marksmen.“ Jim and the whole crew at the Crown have been supportive of the Marksmen and share our same vision for hockey in Fayetteville.”  


“Having a tenant team and an ownership group willing to commit to the venue and the community for this length of time is essential to future growth, business development, and enhancing quality of life for the residents of Cumberland County and the region. The relationship with our tenants is the cornerstone to our success as Spectra Venue Management in managing the Crown Complex. We look forward to many years of enriched experiences for our customers and guests.” said Spectra’s Jim Grafstrom, General Manager, Crown Complex.  


Other tenant teams at the Crown Complex include The Cape Fear Heroes indoor football team and Fayetteville Roller Derby. 


About the Fayetteville Marksmen 

The Fayetteville Marksmen are owned and operated by Union Pro Hockey Group and play their home games at Crown Coliseum. The Marksmen are a committed community asset, designed to provide premium entertainment to families and individuals in Cumberland County and surrounding areas.  


New for 2017:  Fox Hole Suite- Receive All-You-Can-Eat hotdogs, popcorn, chips, soda, and water! More information is available at: https://marksmenhockey.com/tickets/all-you-can-eat-package Follow Marksmen Hockey on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram for all the latest news, behind the scenes content, and information surrounding the team.  


About Spectra 

Spectra by Comcast Spectacor is an industry leader in hosting and entertainment, partnering with clients to create memorable experiences for millions of visitors every year. Spectra’s unmatched blend of integrated services delivers incremental value for clients through several primary areas of expertise: Venue Management, Food Services & Hospitality, and Partnerships. Learn more at SpectraExperiences.com. 


About Comcast Spectacor 

Comcast Spectacor is part of Comcast Corporation, a global media and technology company that operates Comcast Cable and NBCUniversal.  Comcast Spectacor’s three core businesses are the National Hockey League’s Philadelphia Flyers, the Wells Fargo Center Complex, and Spectra, a hosting and entertainment firm specializing in Venue Management, Food Services & Hospitality, and Partnerships. Learn more at ComcastSpectacor.com.