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Blue Cross Arena

1 War Memorial Sq, Rochester, NY 14614-2109
+1 585-758-5300
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Great Venue for Viewing the Rochester Americans

Great stadium for watching the Rochester Americans AHL Team. Parking is near by and the prices... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Bob P
North Tonawanda, New York
NCAA Div 1 Hockey

Coming from Toronto to see some good ol American hockey and we were not disappointed. Really cool... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2017
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  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
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1 War Memorial Sq, Rochester, NY 14614-2109
+1 585-758-5300
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Reviewed 11 April 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 22 March 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 6 March 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 16 January 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 29 December 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 17 November 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 21 October 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
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Year after year we have been using this facility. The staff has been great to us and being very attentive to our needs. Its your typical stadium. They always make sure we have what we need. I guess thats why we use them yearly. Thank...More

Thank Mercedes W
Reviewed 16 July 2016

The bathrooms are clean, the seating is comfie, the views are good in most every seat, the climate control is great, the parking is awful.

Thank Ronda J
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

What a great place for a concert. Sound was excellent and the atmosphere was very intimate. Seats were spacious enough to stand and dance. The only problem was the narrow concourse. Tried to wait for the crowd to clear afterward but the ushers were trying...More

Thank seashll59
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How is the view from section 111 seating
7 February 2015|
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