The Sports Palace works in several areas. There is an ice skating school, the only one in the Southern Federal District, and an ice fitness section for adults, under 45 years old. Also, there is a skating rink at the Sports Palace. The facility can be an exhibition venue as well. Every year thousands of Rostovites visit healthcare, agro industrial, car and construction exhibitions. Another entertaining area of work of the Sports Palace is holding various concerts and shows. The hall is quite spacious and can seat 5,000 spectators. Thanks to its special surface, the rink can be easily transformed into a concert hall.