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Address: 72 Tancred Street, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, Canada
Phone Number: +1 705-759-5251
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great concert at the essar centre

The Brad Paisley concert at the essar center was fantastic. Great soud, stage performance and tons of hits.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 16, 2015
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Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
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Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

The Brad Paisley concert at the essar center was fantastic. Great soud, stage performance and tons of hits.

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Thunder Bay, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

For a city of 80K, it is a great sports facility in the heart of downtown SSM. All seating has a great view, the private suite was roomy and comfortable. The arena has it's own catering facility so the food was served hot. Thunder Bay could learn a thing or two about a new arena from SSM.

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Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015

The Essar Centre is a very good place to watch hockey games, travelling events, and any other entertainer(s)

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Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
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22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

A huge improvement from the old Memorial Gardens. Want to go to a concert? Excellent Acoustics. How about a hockey game? Comfortable seating with great view nomatter what section. Lots of clean washrooms. Reasonable priced food with decent variety. Easy handicap access. And enjoyable time for all events.

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Woodstock, Ontario
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

I really like the new Essar Centre. No matter where you sit you have a good view of the ice. Seats are comfortable and leg room is pretty good. Access to drinks and snack are easily accessible.

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Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

A modern comfortable facility for sports and cultural events. Walkways become somewhat congested during popular events and the location of sales tables, food and beverage services and other special interests without having been planned for in the design stage lead to even further congestion. Hosts some wonderful sporting events and concerts, and is home of the OHL's Soo Greyhounds hockey... More 

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Northern Ontario
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Excellent sight lines, not a bad seat in the house. Sound system could hurt your ears but it adds to the excitement, especially when the Greyhounds are winning, which is pretty often!

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Ontario
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

We visited when we had overseas company. Attended a hockey game and it was a first in the new venue for us....we have been to 9 NHL venues and this lovely little arena compared easily to the smaller NHL arenas. very pleased and a good game too!!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

I have been for hockey games and concerts and must say I it is a very versatile arena. Great layout for food services and the toilets are decent as well!

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sault ste. marie ontario
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

newer well designed facility near lodging and shopping. always somethying going on like hockey, concerts, or other community events.

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