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Great venue, great entertainment atmosphere and services

I visited here for to watch a Ice Hockey game with friends whilst on holiday in Pennsylvania. The... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Mark G
Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
Went Again for Hockey

Went to see the Hershey Bears vs. the Lehigh Valley Phantoms. Although the match was a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Orefield, Pennsylvania
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  • Terrible2%
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701 Hamilton St, At Intersection With 7th St, Allentown, PA 18101-2407
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Reviewed yesterday

I visited here for to watch a Ice Hockey game with friends whilst on holiday in Pennsylvania. The venue has good parking facilities and is spotlessly clean. The services are excellent with many vendors for all types of food and drink with reasonable prices. The...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Mark G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to see the Hershey Bears vs. the Lehigh Valley Phantoms. Although the match was a disaster--Phantoms didn't even score--the experience was nice, Seating and temperature comfortable. Crowd was typical for a hockey match but not unruly--actually enjoyable. Food stands were accessible without being too...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank gray_but_not_old
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice to see Mercy me and concert was awesome >) Only one hour from where I live :) Clean and food to eat :)

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank M0m_0f_Tw02010
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is another Allentown AAA stadium done right (with 1 exception). Prices are great for a less expensive night out. Food is plenty and reasonable, beer is cold and almost reasonable. Not a bad seat in the house and the Phantoms are doing well. The...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DSKyle
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome AHL arena in downtown Allentown. Home of the Flyers affiliate Lehigh Valley Phantoms. Easy access 15 minutes from Northeast Extension with ample parking, even for sellout crowds. Very intimate yet modern arena. All seats very close with great sight lines to the action.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank traveler69958
Reviewed 19 November 2018 via mobile

One of THE worst concerts and venue we have been to. If you like watching concerts from a concrete basketball floor it's your place, if not go elsewhere. Now for the worst part, the actual concert by Trans Siberian Orchestra. It is nothing more than...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 2strokefan
Reviewed 18 November 2018 via mobile

Not sure I can see another avent here ever again. Giving it 3 stars because the facility itself is a nice e decent venue, and those that work their are very nice and helpful. Problem it, their parking arrangements are extremely horrible. Waiting in a...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank dave911nj
Reviewed 13 November 2018 via mobile

The wife and I both tried to get tickets for the James Taylor concert in March 2019. First you could not get 2 seats in a row where there were 3 adjacent seats left. I tried that twice. Then we tried to get tickets and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank DiggerDan14
Reviewed 7 November 2018

The PP&L Center is filled with monthly activities and is the home of the Phantoms. There is great food and drink and the viewing from any seat is good. Outside on Hamilton Street there are many restaurants to choose from or eat inside the center...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank CSaylor
Reviewed 7 November 2018

I have season tickets for half of the Phantoms games. Easy to find parking in the surrounding parking garages. Great security at events. Fast service at food and beverage stands. I have also seen a concert here. The same comments go for this type of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Response from Deloris M | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have elevators
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Response from Mark S | Reviewed this property |
you candrop off at front entrance at 7th & hamilton