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Address: 19 Steve Yzerman Drive, Detroit, MI 48826
Phone Number: +1 313-471-7000
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Description: Home of the 11-time Stanley Cup Champion Detroit Red Wings, Joe Louis...
Home of the 11-time Stanley Cup Champion Detroit Red Wings, Joe Louis Arena proudly stands along the banks of the Detroit River. The 20,058-seat arena is Detroit's largest indoor venue and regularly hosts exciting attractions, including professional sports, college hockey, concerts, ice shows, circuses and much more.
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We just love this place. Have been to several games here and the seats were good. Lots of history here. Will be sad to see it go,but, will be happy to see the new arena also when... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2015
Lori P
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Plymouth, Michigan
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Ottawa, Canada
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49 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Still a decent place to watch a game. You can generally get tickets for some really good games - not Toronto. One of the leagues older facilities but I still like it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Older arena but it is a place like no other!! Great views anywhere inside and of course great fans to make the experience AMAZING!!

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85 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Although we saw a great concert this venue is terrible. No handrails to get down very steep steps. Parking is not that great and getting out of the parking was even worse. The seats would wobble the whole row if anyone moved. Handicap access is almost nonexistent.

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myrtle beach
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19 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

I know they can't have rails next to the rows for egress but they could at least put railings in the MIDDLE of the aisles. I AM a Wuss (We LIVE longer-LOL) but those are STEEP stairs and during rock concerts such as The Eagles last Friday the lights are off and there are NO Floor lights such as in... More 

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Paris, Michigan
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13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

Awesome place for a concert! The Eagles were absolutely outstanding!!! This facility can hold a crowd and accommodate the needs easily. Easy access and organized departure of the crowd.

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Plymouth, Michigan
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67 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

We just love this place. Have been to several games here and the seats were good. Lots of history here. Will be sad to see it go,but, will be happy to see the new arena also when it's done. Loved the fact it had plenty of restrooms close by as well. Food was a bit pricey, but, I guess thats... More 

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brossard
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16 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Cheap beer compare to Montreal and Toronto. Large hallway like old arenas. You don't see that anymore. Lots of noise and good ambiance, like in Montreal, Quebec city and Toronto.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

If you're going to The Joe for the first time expecting it to be as nice as Comerica, it's ok. You're there to see our boys! The Joe, physically, isn't impressive. It's all concrete, nothing fancy. They have the typical fan favs: overpriced everything. But, like I said, who cares?! It's The Red Wings. Stick me in a cardboard box... More 

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Lasalle, ON
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

With the new arena plans unveiled, this season will be another good time to enjoy the Wings at JLA (the Joe). In 20 games over more than 10 years, I've never seen any fights in the stands or had any problems with people in the immediate area. Traffic leaving the parking garage can be frustrating, so go 1/2 hour earlier... More 

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clay township, mi
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

seemed very organized and restrooms were clean and easy to get to . Parking is very convenient also!!

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Address: 19 Steve Yzerman Drive, Detroit, MI 48826
Phone Number: +1 313-471-7000
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Detroit

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