ADVERTISEMENT
Advertise Here
Archive

Eye On Boise

Could they top Taco Bell Arena?

There’s been plenty of controversy over the sale of naming rights to Boise State University’s indoor stadium, the Pavilion, which resulted in it being renamed Taco Bell Arena (really). In addition to the obvious question of taste, students and faculty were angry over the $4 million deal because Taco Bell’s parent company buys tomatoes from a Florida source accused of exploiting farm workers.

Now comes word that naming rights may be sold to Bronco Stadium, the BSU football stadium known for its highly unnatural, bright-blue turf. As reported in the Idaho Press-Tribune, the sale of naming rights could be part of a multimillion-dollar fundraising effort to expand and renovate the ‘60s-era open-air stadium, adding thousands more seats and such upscale touches as luxury skyboxes.

Please keep it civil. Don't post comments that are obscene, defamatory, threatening, off-topic, an infringement of copyright or an invasion of privacy. Read our forum standards and community guidelines.

You must be logged in to post comments. Please log in here or click the comment box below for options.

comments powered by Disqus
« Back to Eye On Boise

Get blog updates by email

About this blog

Betsy Z. Russell covers Idaho news from The Spokesman-Review's bureau in Boise.

Named best state-based political blog in Idaho for 2013 by The Fix

Latest comments »

Read all the posts from recent conversations on Eye On Boise.

Search this blog
Subscribe to this blog
ADVERTISEMENT
Advertise Here