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Go Otters!

We went with a youth hockey team to watch the young Erie Otters play hockey. Great little arena... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2019
Columbus, Ohio
Nice small Arena

The Erie Insurance Area is a nice small area. They have a lot of concerts, hockey games, etc here... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2019
Erie, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 18 February 2019

We went with a youth hockey team to watch the young Erie Otters play hockey. Great little arena, lots of bathrooms, variety of food choices & so inexpensive compared to most arenas I've been to. And parking!! $4.00 on a St. night?? In a garage??...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 2 January 2019

The Erie Insurance Area is a nice small area. They have a lot of concerts, hockey games, etc here. The food is your average sporting foods (hot dogs, popcorn, soft drinks). There is a parking garage across the street so parking if good. It's prices...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank achorney711
Reviewed 6 October 2018

The Erie Insurance Arena is used for a multitude of venues throughout the year. It is the home of the Erie Otters Hockey Team, Erie Bay Hawks Basketball Team as well as hosting concerts and various shows throughout the year. TICKET BOOTH: 5/5 I have...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank DiscountKing
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Not long ago, Erie Insurance Arena was a dump both on the surface and behind the scenes. Following the renovations of the facility, it has become a top venue for both sports and entertainment. Parking is very easy to find with numerous garages and off-street...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Gmoney221
Reviewed 25 June 2018

We saw TSO there in the Fall. This is the perfect venue for them. They are organized, and able to move a lot of people through with minimal effort.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Willowkara
Reviewed 12 May 2018

We were invited to the Erie Insurance Center for Gannon's graduation. It was set up so beautiful. The staff members were very helpful leading you to where were supposed to be. They were nice enough to make my grandmother comfortable in the handicap section. We...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank racquelwright2016
Reviewed 11 May 2018

I was here for a Penn State Behrend graduation. Filled the modest size arena but getting in & out was not a big hassle. Seats tight on the leg room, but outherwiase ok. Audio and video of the ongoing event was excellent.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Sal D
Reviewed 27 March 2018 via mobile

Love the area and all its renovations over the last few years. This area deserved an upgrade and as a fan they did a great job! You must go to an Otters game !!! They are the best and this is a true hockeyarea!!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank PhatPatW
Reviewed 22 March 2018

This was our first time to ever go to a hockey game . We had an enjoyable night I don’t think there is a bad seat in the house . We didn’t eat reall food but had a cotton candy and popcorn and soda. Staff...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Elaine S
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

We went here for the first time with some friends to see a basketball game. We sat court side for the D league game. Very entertaining. Great service at our seats security going in was painless and food was included with seats! Parking was also...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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I have never purchase food or drinks here