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Good time

We went to a hockey game at this arena. The view was good from almost anywhere. A little pricey but... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2018
Port Orchard, Washington
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Nice Arena

First time we attended an Erie Otters Home Game and really enjoyed the experience. Easy to get to... read more

Reviewed 13 December 2017
Niagara Falls, Canada
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Reviewed 27 February 2018

While there isn't anything necessarily wrong with the venue itself, I avoid this place like the plague. I've attended two concerts here and both times I was miserable. The seating is way too packed and uncomfortable. Your arms and thighs graze the person next to...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Jenelle B
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

We went to a hockey game at this arena. The view was good from almost anywhere. A little pricey but we had some coupons. Good food and drink. Clean and spacious. I will definitely come to another event at this arena. Easy in and out...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Q6826SUjamesd
Reviewed 17 December 2017

I have visited the Erie Insurance Arena on several occasions including concerts and Otters Hockey. This arena is a great place to take a family and spend an enjoyable evening. Pros: *Family-sized arena *Convenient restroom locations throughout the arena *All seating has a great view...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank DiscountKing
Reviewed 13 December 2017

First time we attended an Erie Otters Home Game and really enjoyed the experience. Easy to get to and we parked for free a couple of blocks away on the Main Street.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank RickyLeeca
Reviewed 7 December 2017

The arena is a good size with the same semi comfortable seats, about comfortable enough to not make you want to overstay your welcome. The sound and lighting is great, and the food and drink are subpar, with the purpose of making money. It's all...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank sassypants777
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

We came up to see TSO Nov 16th. We were at the 8 p.m. show. 1st time seeing them. Amazing show. Parking was easy to get into. We had great seats. We were in section 204 row S. That being said. They should have put...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank wcoult
Reviewed 4 November 2017

My 3 year old and I attended a 10:30 am Erie Otters game. This is a very well maintained arena and the size you would typically find in smaller cities. Parking around the arena was cheap, even being a morning mid week. We found garage...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Michael M
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Local minor league hockey to concerts you'll find it here, it's next to the ball park. Good sound system, easy entry, parking not my favorite.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank JimDeBerry
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

I have been to the Erie Insurance Arena many times for basketball, hockey, and concerts. The building is easily accessible. Many bathrooms and food spots.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Lisa L
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Great upgrade for Erie. Easy access, reasonably priced entertainment. I took in the OHL Finals with friends and for 2 row glass seats for $ 30 each is one heck of a bargain. I did get something called a Pretzel.. it was disgusting as hell....More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Mark A
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Response from Willowkara | Reviewed this property |
I have never purchase food or drinks here