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Address: 801 Lincoln Street, Columbia, SC 29208
Phone Number: 803 576 9200
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Mon - Fri 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Nice facility, really nice for a College one

Wow, this almost reminded me of a large city(ya I know CAE is) but ya know a professional facility. Lots of seats and great views and scoreboards all over. TV monitors out by... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 30, 2015
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Huntersville, North Carolina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 NEW

Comfortable and easy access, parking close by. Sound and video screens were excellent. Plenty of Event people and security.

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Boone, North Carolina
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33 reviews 33 reviews
11 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015 NEW

Great place for show. The staff was excellent. Parking is across the street. Wear comfortable shoes lots of walking. Did not eat there; however they do have wide variety of choices. Lots of restaurants nearby. Would go back again.

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fletcher
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181 reviews 181 reviews
21 attraction reviews
361 helpful votes 361 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Wow, this almost reminded me of a large city(ya I know CAE is) but ya know a professional facility. Lots of seats and great views and scoreboards all over. TV monitors out by restroom and Food areas so as not to miss anything. Really good place to see a game.

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Savannah, GA
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116 reviews 116 reviews
70 attraction reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

We took our church youth group to the winter jam concert. The arena was nice, they had plenty of bathrooms that were clean. The lines for food wasn't long either. Staff was nice enough. It was a great concert at a great venue.

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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115 reviews 115 reviews
7 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015 via mobile

Great time listening to classic rock! It does not get much better. The facility is beautiful and the concession people are friendly and nice, just like everyone in Columbia! I love it here. The area around the arena is also pretty special. Lots of restaurants and things to do!

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Greenville, South Carolina
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82 reviews 82 reviews
19 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

The mens bathrooms are not dirty, but the lines are 30-40 people deep. What kind of moron designed this? I walked all around the arena and every mens room was out the door and 40 people in front of me. Inside, where I watched UK destroy USC in basketball, the acoustics are good; it was an energy-driven crowd; and even... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina
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477 reviews 477 reviews
262 attraction reviews
254 helpful votes 254 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

I’ve attended many events at this fine facility over the years, most memorably an Entertainment Suite party and the celebration of the Gamecocks’ 2010 national baseball championship. Yes, parking can be a hassle, but this is still one of best and busiest venues of its type in the country. I hate to pay the $4.75 per ticket surcharge for ordering... More 

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66 reviews 66 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Can here for the Chris Brown X tour and got seats in the 114 section and row 21. The seats where pretty good and had a good view of the stage. Parking is good and cost $10 which is average.

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Darlington, South Carolina
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124 reviews 124 reviews
50 attraction reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

My daughter and I came here to see the Tran Siberian Orchestra and were very impressed. The building is very nice, has numerous very clean rest rooms, and is well-marked (easy to find your way around). The acoustics were excellent, and seats were comfortable. A real plus is the closeness to the Vista area with all its nice restaurants. It... More 

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Charleston, South Carolina
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Bought tickets for Cirque Du Soleil and Trans Siberian Orchestra. No issue with the venue; huge issue with tickets. Both sets of tickets were to be mailed to my home as neither show offered a print at home option. I NEVER received tickets! My mailing address was correct in their system. For cirque, we called and switched to will call.... More 

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