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“Miami Heat in November”

American Airlines Arena
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Owner description: A modern architectural marvel where the NBA's Miami Heat play.
Columbia, South Carolina
Level 4 Contributor
25 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
“Miami Heat in November”
Reviewed November 16, 2012

Attended the Miami Heat vs Denver Nuggets game at this gorgeous arena. There are no bad seats in this arena and there is lots of food, snacks and your favorite beverages to be found. Security in this arena is excellent and very friendly and they keep the crowds in check which was good for a first-timer as I did not know what to expect with a sold-out crowd. There is a nice gift shop with Heat logo apparel and prices are very reasonable. This is architecturally one of the most stunning arenas I have ever been in or seen. There is a lot of fan interaction at the game and I noticed a lot of families attending. It is a fun atmosphere and a once in a lifetime thrill to witness LeBron James get his Olympic Banner hung in the area. This is accessible by car or taxi and lots of parking is available. Lot of nice restaurants surround the block if you want an early dinner before the game. Tickets were reasonable for the game.

Visited November 2012
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Manaus, AM
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“You must experience a Miami Heat game”
Reviewed November 15, 2012

Purchased tickets to a pre-season game of Heat against Hornets and on the afternoon I headed to Bayside, where I parked my car and lesse than 5 minutes walking to AAArena. The place is amazing, people scream loud and make the place a hell to every visiting team. If you´re a sports lover don´t hesitate to go!

Visited October 2012
Thank Frederico C
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Perth, Australia
Level 5 Contributor
50 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Was here for game 4 of the finals.”
Reviewed November 15, 2012

Great place to watch the champs. The food here was great and the crowd atmosphere is amazing. Easy to get in and to get out of.

Visited June 2012
Thank Troy L
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Miami, Florida
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
“Horrible getaway!!”
Reviewed November 11, 2012

Went during Disney on ice! Horrible getaway when you sit with in the fist set of rows. Yes they are of course the best sits. When the shows is over the headache begins! You have to fight your way up to the top!! And the traffic to get out is just another story. I have also sat up far by the ceiling rows by the birds and there is a horrible experience where u barely hear the show let alone see it. It could have been defenetly been designed better! With easy exits for all sitting sections.

Visited July 2012
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Level 6 Contributor
111 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
“Go see an event here.”
Reviewed November 11, 2012

Solid sports stadium. We saw Radiohead live here, though I imagine an "El Heat" game would probably be great as well. As stadiums go, it's nice, and in a solid location to go out after if it so tickles your fancy.

Visited March 2012
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