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Buy the parking pass!

Good, clean venue, with easy access if you have a parking pass. Staff has always been friendly and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Meredith M
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Draper, Virginia
Chris Stapleton

Not the best venue I have been too the small purse policy is a little confusing!! The big black... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
369tammym
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Norfolk, United States
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Reviewed 1 week ago

UVA security and police are pretty terrible at providing a seamless parking and drop-off experience outside JPJ arena. Ubers and considerate family members stop anywhere at any time the traffic slows down. At this point, security and/or police officers will berate the driver loudly, adding...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Not the best venue I have been too the small purse policy is a little confusing!! The big black marker X they put on your hand is a little ridiculous as well

Thank 369tammym
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good, clean venue, with easy access if you have a parking pass. Staff has always been friendly and helpful in finding seats both times I've been. Just make sure to check the bag policy before going.

Thank Meredith M
Reviewed 1 week ago

First I guess this place has no parking because we had to pay $25.00 extra to purchase a parking pass unless we wanted to walk 20 minutes away from where the free parking was located. The arena is small and they appeared to pack as...More

Thank Monzsterman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not sure if the seats are different sizes in different areas of the arena, but in the 3rd level you will be uncomfortable if you’re not 5ft and 100 lbs, these seats are the smallest I’ve ever sat in, I was so crowded and uncomfortable...More

Thank 804mini
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First off the tickets for a concert I just attended were ridiculously over priced. But anyway, a friend bought the ticket for me, but didn't tell me about the clear bag policy, which is stupid. When I got up to the gate with a small...More

1  Thank A M
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Nothing beats a UVA basketball game, and not even that beats a UVA home basketball game at JPJ. We've also been to a Paul McCartney concert. Just dynamite accommodations. The building is still fresh and modern. The brickwork is so appealing compared to painted cinderblock...More

Thank Big-Deeee
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

My 12yr old daughter and i attended the Thomas Rhett Life Changes concert this past weekend and had a blast! We are not from the area so i wasn't sure what to expect from the venue. It was very clean and well kept. We were...More

1  Thank Kimberly G
Reviewed July 21, 2018

Have been to JPJ numerous times for basketball games and for concerts. It is a great venue. Have had "floor seats" and also "nosebleed seats" for concerts, and they are all good. Good sight lines and good sound.

Thank 949ww
Reviewed June 8, 2018

I visited the arena for a high school graduation. As I appreciate security I am not a big fan of women unable to carry their purses . Be prepared to go through scanners and putting your cell phones and keys in a slot. Exiting the...More

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There is a large strip mall about 400 yards away (Barracks Road Shopping Center) that contains several restaurants and fast food establishments.
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