The Kaohsiung Arena (Chinese: 高雄巨蛋; pinyin: Gāoxióng Jùdàn) is an indoor sporting arena located in Zuoying District, Kaohsiung, Taiwan. It is used to host indoor sporting events. It was used as a host to some of the indoor sporting events during the 2009 World Games. Local people give the nickname of Kaohsiung Arena as the Big Egg due to its shape and resemblance of an egg. Kaohsiung Arena was opened on 27 September 2009. Kaohsiung Arena covers an area of 56,000 m2 and has a capacity of 15,000 people.