Andrew Zarian of the Mat Men Pro Wrestling Podcast reports that All Elite Wrestling will be holding a show on Wednesday, December 8th from the UBS Arena in Long Island, New York, which will be an episode of Dynamite. This will not be the first time that AEW will be holding a show in the state of New York as on Wednesday, September 22nd, the company will be having their Grand Slam episode of Dynamite from Arthur Ashe Stadium in Queens, then on Wednesday, September 29th, AEW will be having another Dynamite episode, this time from the Blue Cross Arena in Rochester.
According to WrestleTix, if the December 8th episode of Dynamite will sell out, then the UBS Arena in Long Island can accommodate to roughly 14,000 fans in attendance. Interestingly, AEW Dynamite will be held just 9 days after WWE holds an episode of RAW from the same venue in Long Island, New York. Both AEW and the WWE have not announced matches or appearances for their Long Island shows.
You can check out the announcements below:
Source: AEW Dynamite is coming to Long Island NY 12/8. UBS Arena pic.twitter.com/kjVj5vQ52T— Andrew Zarian (@AndrewZarian) August 28, 2021
Andrew Zarian broke the news last night that AEW Dynamite will be coming to the UBS Arena (home of the NY Islanders) in Elmont, NY on 12/8, a week after Raw will be there (11/29).— WrestleTix (@WrestleTix) August 28, 2021
Referencing this Weeknd concert, this is roughly a 14K capacity/set-up for wrestling (for sell out) pic.twitter.com/P84PduMwgP