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Spectrum Center

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Address: 333 E Trade St, Charlotte, NC 28202-2331
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Great venue for basketball

Not a bad seat in the house. Close to scores of restaurants and bars downtown (or "uptown" in Charlotte parlance), so you can eat and drink elsewhere and then go to the game... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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11 reviews
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Not a bad seat in the house. Close to scores of restaurants and bars downtown (or "uptown" in Charlotte parlance), so you can eat and drink elsewhere and then go to the game. Otherwise, typical stadium menu and prices. This is right next to light rail station.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Love going to the Spectrum Center for concerts and sporting events. Regularly see the Hornets here and always a good time. Great bars, clean bathrooms, easy to navigate.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great gig, the sound inside the arena was amazing. Beers were crazy over priced so drink well before you head over...$14 for a Bud Lite is a bit crazy but they did have local craft beers at other stalls for a mere $11. Pretty easy access in and out, stay at the Hyatt House Charlotte, it's basically joined on to... More 

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Tucson, Arizona
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We traveled by LYNX for a Hornets game. Being new in town we weren't quite sure where anything was, but the LYNX experience was great - right to the front door. I was blown away by the prices for food and drinks - what a rip off, so eat and drink before you get there.

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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87 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is nothing amazing, it is truly just an average basketball arena. While I've never been here for a concert, for the game it is just a pretty typical facility. Also the food prices are sky high, so be prepared.

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Roanoke, Virginia
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299 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's easy to get in and out of the spectrum, easy to find your seats, easy to get reasonable snacks, easy to by merchandise. Easy!

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Thank KNCASS
Charlotte, NC
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great time, The Light Rail with take you to the Center. Great entertainment steps away at the Epicenter.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Disappointing for Charlotte fans but the team was not a real playoff contender this year. They need a deeper bench and more talent. The Spectrum Center is a great venue and even though our seats were very high up we we have been to games before and support the local team.

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Thank ricksmith2005
Charlotte
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25 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There is not a bad seat to watch a Basketball Game in the whole arena. GrandKids have a ball with the treats from the snack bar.

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Thank 15caryk
Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were there for a basketball game and had a wonderful time. The staff is very present and helpful. The Center is well maintained and very clean. We ate there and the food is beyond what I would expect at a basketball gae.me. I look forward to going to another event there soon!

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