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Blue Cross Arena

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1 War Memorial Sq, Rochester, NY 14614-2109
+1 585-758-5300
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Journey Concert

The set up for the concert was great, it's the beverage set up that I didn't love. You buy an... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
1Travelgirl08
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Upstate, NY
First time at Blue Cross Arena for Concert, good sound!

We went to the Blue Cross Arena for a Neil Diamond Concert and sat in the lower level. I was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Grousegirl
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Pennsylvania
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good45%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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1 War Memorial Sq, Rochester, NY 14614-2109
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The set up for the concert was great, it's the beverage set up that I didn't love. You buy an $8.00 glass of wine and it's in practically a Dixie Cup. When you have a hike back to your seats, trying to walk with an...More

Thank 1Travelgirl08
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to the Blue Cross Arena for a Neil Diamond Concert and sat in the lower level. I was surprised how well the sound system was in this arena. Much better than some of the other arenas I've attended.

Thank Grousegirl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We attended the Neil Diamond 50 Anniversary Tour concert here on June 4th, travelling from Syracuse, NY. The arena was not very well organized at all. I am not sure what time the venue opened its doors, but we stood in line for 45 minutes...More

Thank Coral D
Reviewed April 10, 2017

Great stadium for watching the Rochester Americans AHL Team. Parking is near by and the prices won't set one back too far - affordability is dependability!

Thank Bob P
Reviewed March 21, 2017

Coming from Toronto to see some good ol American hockey and we were not disappointed. Really cool arena, beer by the micro brew or the large breweries. Super cool lacrosse statue as you walk in. I love the old pictures of Mike Keenan, Don Cherry...More

Thank davidsB4647NJ
Reviewed March 5, 2017 via mobile

It's now called the Blue Cross Arena and it still houses the AHL Rochester Americans, an original tenant from the 1950s. It's also home to the Rochester Knighthawks lacrosse team and the Rochester Razor Sharks basketball team. The sight lines are good and there isn't...More

Thank John B
Reviewed January 16, 2017

The BC Arena is not a bad place to see RIT/ Amerks hockey, or like last weekend the Bonnie's college b-ball game. None of the seats are too far away (not like a basketball game at the Carrier Dome!). And I cannot remember how the...More

Thank Fondue4two
Reviewed December 29, 2016

We had a date night out for a Marlies vs Amerks game. I have never seen the arena so empty. All of the food vendors were there and everything was fresh. The arena was clean and warm too! We went on a Wednesday night- will...More

Thank Julie D
Reviewed November 17, 2016

We attended the Kelloggs Tour of Gymnastic Champions at the arena. Our first time there and we were amazed at how organized everything was. The seating looks like it would be great no matter where you sit. Food concessions, restrooms, etc. all great and very...More

Thank Dawn S
Reviewed October 20, 2016

My wife and I had Front Row Center tickets for Chicago, and Earth Wind and Fire (EWF). I bought the tickets in June for October 19 and paid $350 each. I tried to make it an amazing evening for my wife. During the EWF set,...More

Thank deaconiupup
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isabellegrayce
How is the view from section 111 seating
February 6, 2015|
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Response from Saratoga_Pixie | Reviewed this property |
The last time I was there I sat in 108 and I can honestly state that most all of those lower tier sections are great for sporting events. I do know that the all-new Season Ticket Holder VIP Riverside Lounge is actually... More
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