Municipal Auditorium – Pensacola, Florida

Opened In: 1955

Location: 900 South Palafox Street, Pensacola, FL

Seating Capacity: 3000

 

The Municipal Auditorium became the home of professional wrestling in Pensacola at the end of 1970. Prior to that wrestling was held at the Pensacola Fairgrounds on Old Corry Field Road. In the mid 1980s, the Auditorium was renamed as the Bayfront Auditorium but was torn down in 2005. The grounds are now the Plaza de Luna waterfront park.

 

Pensacola Municipal Auditorium early 1970s

 

Rear of the Pensacola Municipal Auditorium as seen from the water

 

Pensacola Municipal Auditorium AKA Bayfront Auditorium 2003

 

Side entrance to the Pensacola Municipal Auditorium

 

Side entrance of the Pensacola Municipal Auditorium as seen from one of the piers