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Address: 8155 Oliver Road, Erie, PA 16509
Phone Number: +1 814-866-5425
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6:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 6:00 am - 10:00 pm

Since 1994, Family First Sports Park in Erie, Pennsylvania has offered year...

Since 1994, Family First Sports Park in Erie, Pennsylvania has offered year round facilities for lease to event planners, coaches, organizations, businesses, retreats, and families. In that time, the sports park has been host to over 3 million new visitors, in which over 1.5 Million of those have been kids. The facility encompasses 70 acres of land, which includes 17 outdoor and 2 indoor soccer fields, 4 indoor and 8 outdoor basketball courts, a sports dome, dorm facilities, meeting rooms, and a fun center. Family First Sports Park's mission is to provide events that create a positive impact on the community and its youth, act as an influence in their lives through sports and retreats, and produce a home to great memories.

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golf dome

This is one of the few indoor golf domes in this area of long extreme winter weather. That fact alone makes this a must for golfers. It is on par with any others I've visited.

3 of 5 starsReviewed February 9, 2014
Robert C
Garden City Beach, South Carolina
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English first
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38 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

This is a very nice facility and accommodated many students and schools. Things were very organized and ran efficiently. The only complaint I would have is that it was very cold outside, and nearly as cold inside. I'm sure the kids needed it that way to be comfortable to play, but we wore jackets the entire time. Very nice facility.

Thank Nancy S
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9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

I went to take the kids one day to play mini putt. We hadn't been in about a year. The park was freezing cold and the mini putt was in serious neglect and I wasn't even sure the park was open. We never recognized any employees to try to pay for putting. If it actually costs something because it looked... More 

3 Thank Jodie F
Fairview, Pennsylvania
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24 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

No wonder why this place has almost gone out of business several times .... The service is awful, especially for the fitness center, not only is the part-time staff incompetent so is the director!

3 Thank Jas2281
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014 via mobile

I went to check the place out and found that it seemed closed. No one available to talk to few people in fitness area but no one seemed to have any info. Place was very dirty took kids back across street to use restrooms at hotel.

3 Thank AdamS190
Edinboro, Pennsylvania, United States
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Great place, amazing staff, and a good place for families and sporting activities or camps. Clean environment, with a very large parking lot, easy to find! They can give you good deals to Splash Lagoon which is right across from the facility so its very convenient. Their prices are fair, and its a great time! The campus is making great... More 

1 Thank Andrea H
Uniontown, Ohio
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24 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We just visited Erie and were looking for something to do on a rainy day. Came across Family First Sports Park and we stopped. It looked dead. My husband went to the door and it was open. He walked all through the arena with no one stopping him. He went into rooms and the gym and could not find anyone.... More 

2 Thank Melissa A
Erie, Pennsylvania
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82 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Clean park, large paring lot, easy to get to, much variety and not real expensive. You can pay for each attraction separate. Large arcade. Go carts and bumper boats etc. NO DISLIKES !

2 Thank William F
Garden City Beach, South Carolina
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133 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

This is one of the few indoor golf domes in this area of long extreme winter weather. That fact alone makes this a must for golfers. It is on par with any others I've visited.

Thank Robert C
Erie, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

I enjoy utilizing the golf dome in the winter time to practice my golf swing. I go and practice every chance I get when the dome is open.

Thank Johnnybegoode12
Buffalo, New York
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9 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

We recently hosted an event for approx. 2,000 people at their facility. My original reservation was for the Basketball courts. Instead they scheduled basketball in there and kicked my company out with a sorry. Eventually, we were able to work it out that we could use both soccer courts BUT we had to pay $1,000 more than we were originally... More 

10 Thank Draering

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