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“nice new stadium” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Ed Smith Stadium

Ed Smith Stadium
2700 12th Street, Sarasota, FL 34237
(941) 954-4101
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Ranked #13 of 128 things to do in Sarasota
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Toronto, Canada
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112 reviews 112 reviews
32 attraction reviews
Reviews in 24 cities Reviews in 24 cities
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
“nice new stadium”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

The Orioles winter home is a great place to watch baseball. Sit on the first base side on a sunny day, or be prepared to broil.

Visited March 2014
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Sarasota, Florida
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89 reviews 89 reviews
28 attraction reviews
Reviews in 15 cities Reviews in 15 cities
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
“Great place to see a game and enjoy the ballpark food!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Not a bad seat in the place - - while you are there try the seafood! Not bad for a ballpark!!

Parking can be a hassle - - but go early!!

Visited June 2014
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Goshen, Indiana
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44 reviews 44 reviews
16 attraction reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
“First class”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

You can up-close to the players as you watch them warm up in the bull pen. The seats are comfortable and every seat has a great view. The $$ used to build this stadium was worth the investment. This is a first class location.

Visited May 2014
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Sarasota, Florida
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18 attraction reviews
Reviews in 33 cities Reviews in 33 cities
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
“Happy the O's are in town, prices keep going up though”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

Used to be you could go to a preseason game pretty cheap. Not so anymore the food prices and souvenirs are just about the same price as the big show stadiums. That seems unfair since half the time the players you are watching will never see the inside of Camden Yards without a ticket.
Also be careful where you sit because your flesh will melt off if you are on the third base side!

Visited March 2014
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Moorefield, West Virginia
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Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
“Love this spring training stadium!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

What a great place to spend the day watching the Orioles in Spring Training - enjoying good food and drink - comfortable seating - very relaxing and entertaining.

Visited March 2014
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