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Multiple Venue Arena

The Erie Insurance Arena is used for a multitude of venues throughout the year. It is the home of... read more

Reviewed October 6, 2018
Cranberry Township, Pennsylvania
Major Renovations Equal Major Win for EIA

Not long ago, Erie Insurance Arena was a dump both on the surface and behind the scenes. Following... read more

Reviewed August 9, 2018
Erie, Pennsylvania
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809 French St, Erie, PA 16501-1275
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Reviewed October 6, 2018

The Erie Insurance Arena is used for a multitude of venues throughout the year. It is the home of the Erie Otters Hockey Team, Erie Bay Hawks Basketball Team as well as hosting concerts and various shows throughout the year. TICKET BOOTH: 5/5 I have...More

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Reviewed August 9, 2018

Not long ago, Erie Insurance Arena was a dump both on the surface and behind the scenes. Following the renovations of the facility, it has become a top venue for both sports and entertainment. Parking is very easy to find with numerous garages and off-street...More

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Reviewed June 24, 2018

We saw TSO there in the Fall. This is the perfect venue for them. They are organized, and able to move a lot of people through with minimal effort.

Thank Willowkara
Reviewed May 11, 2018

We were invited to the Erie Insurance Center for Gannon's graduation. It was set up so beautiful. The staff members were very helpful leading you to where were supposed to be. They were nice enough to make my grandmother comfortable in the handicap section. We...More

Thank racquelwright2016
Reviewed May 10, 2018

I was here for a Penn State Behrend graduation. Filled the modest size arena but getting in & out was not a big hassle. Seats tight on the leg room, but outherwiase ok. Audio and video of the ongoing event was excellent.

Thank Sal D
Reviewed March 26, 2018 via mobile

Love the area and all its renovations over the last few years. This area deserved an upgrade and as a fan they did a great job! You must go to an Otters game !!! They are the best and this is a true hockeyarea!!

Thank PhatPatW
Reviewed March 21, 2018

This was our first time to ever go to a hockey game . We had an enjoyable night I don’t think there is a bad seat in the house . We didn’t eat reall food but had a cotton candy and popcorn and soda. Staff...More

Thank Elaine S
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

We went here for the first time with some friends to see a basketball game. We sat court side for the D league game. Very entertaining. Great service at our seats security going in was painless and food was included with seats! Parking was also...More

Thank Daniel D
Reviewed February 26, 2018

While there isn't anything necessarily wrong with the venue itself, I avoid this place like the plague. I've attended two concerts here and both times I was miserable. The seating is way too packed and uncomfortable. Your arms and thighs graze the person next to...More

Thank Jenelle B
Reviewed February 12, 2018 via mobile

We went to a hockey game at this arena. The view was good from almost anywhere. A little pricey but we had some coupons. Good food and drink. Clean and spacious. I will definitely come to another event at this arena. Easy in and out...More

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