Tribe Buys Arena Naming Rights

A Native American tribe has purchased the rights to the Wisconsin Herd’s new arena in Oshkosh, Wis., which will now be known as Menominee Nation Arena.

New Oshkosh Arena
– New Oshkosh Arena
An artist’s conception of the future home of the Wisconsin Herd.

The terms of the deal were not disclosed, but the sponsorship will last for five years, according to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel.

The 3,600-capacity arena was constructed for $21 million and will hosts the Herd’s first home game for the new season Nov. 17.

The Herd is a minor league team for the NBA’s Milwaukee Bucks.