United Center
United Center
4.5
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This modern arena replaced the old Chicago Stadium as home court for the NBA's Bulls and the NHL's Blackhawks.
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  • Tom F
    Lemont, Illinois654 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Pearl Jam Concert at UC
    My sister and I went to the Pearl Jam concert. We were there about an hour before the concert started so getting in was quick and efficient. Having no side walls on the stage provided a great 360 experience. The sound was much better than I anticipated. Getting food, beverages, and bathroom breaks was quick and easy.
    Visited September 2023
    Travelled with family
    Written 8 September 2023
  • ken k
    Onsted, Michigan3,058 contributions
    4.0 of 5 bubbles
    Overpriced Everything
    When are people going to stand up to these stadiums and their incredibly high price gouging. The stadium is nice. The seats are comfortable. $4.75 for a water, $7 for a Pepsi…..ridiculous. The food and beers are out of reach for a family. I hope the owner’s can sleep at night.
    Visited November 2023
    Travelled with family
    Written 26 November 2023
  • Brynn S
    2 contributions
    5.0 of 5 bubbles
    Perfect for a concert!
    I went to the United Center to see a k-pop band called Enhypen and they were the best venue I have ever went to! Before the concert, I heard a lot of horror stories of Enhypen's other stops of disorganized staff, but the United Center handled it perfectly. They honored the GA line and kept everyone in order and led us in very calmly stopping people from running or creating a dangerous situation. The staff was very friendly and organized. The venue had a clear view and was the best GA experience I ever had. 10/10 recommend!
    Visited October 2023
    Travelled with friends
    Written 15 April 2024
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Howard L
Park Ridge, IL1,057 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Nov 2021
I returned here to see Phil Collins and Genesis on their The Last Domino? farewell tour. United Center did a fantastic job with the crowd during our Covid era as vax cards or a negative Covid test result was required to get in. Masks were also required. This made for a safer outing for everyone. As far as the concert - simply awesome and a fantastic way for Phil Collins fans to say thank you and farewell! Acoustics were great. The light show part of the concert was also the most spectacular one I've ever witnessed! UC official parking was also convenient, well-lit, safe, and relatively reasonable at $22.75, and there is always quick egress out of the area after an event.
Written 19 November 2021
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BasingstokeDaddy
Basingstoke, UK204 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2020
If you are a sports fan missing this would be sacrilegious. Whilst it may not have the history the original Blackhawks stadium may have had it is a modern well presented and accommodating venue.

We watched the Hawks followed by the Bulls the following day with the venue being resented very differently between the two sports.

If you are watching the hockey make sure you eave plenty of time to get to your seats to watch every second of the intro, the screen, sound and build up is the very best I have ever seen.

The Madhouse store is full of merch! also take a trip into the Hawks and Bulls stores in the City as they are less frantic.

Concessions on the concourse! WOW! as a Brit it is clear we do not know how to feed the fans..Wembley is not a touch on this. Service is 1st class, menu choices just jaw dropping, queues are respectable...I must have put on 1/2 a stone over the two games ;-)

I MUST add that every member of staff in ALL areas of the stadium were professionalism personified! Friendly, Atentive, Happy and accommodating.
Written 24 February 2020
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bruce p
Albuquerque, NM3,995 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2020 • Solo
This is a great hockey and basketball arena. I really like the pregame at basketball in the show that they do with all the lights and video and all that. I've been the most Arenas around the country and the pregame here is pretty awesome. It's only about a $10 Uber ride from downtown. Better than trying to navigate traffic in paper parking. Here's a tip for you though, if you can get standing room only tickets get them. The sight lines are great in there standing room up on the very top level right at Center Court with a a bar and restaurant right behind it that has no traffic at it at all so you can get anything you want whenever you want throughout the game.
Written 26 February 2020
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Valsstrange
14 contributions
4.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2020 • Friends
This is my first time going to a concert at this venue and it was awesome. Going through security went by fast even though it was a lot of people. Staff helped us find our seats without giving attitude. Of course drinks were overpriced 10 bucks for one cup of beer. But overall I enjoyed the experience.
Written 22 January 2020
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824kurtf
Aurora, United States44 contributions
1.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2020 • Family
Everything was fine the entire game. Exactly what you would expect from a Bulls game. The same thing we have experienced fifty times. Then my five year old daughter went to center court, after the game was over, to say hi to the Celtics announcer that she knows very well. This security guard, Jim Ashworth I believe, got aggressive with both of us instantly. There is nothing like a big guy bullying a five year old that only wanted to say hi to her friend. When I told him that in the hundreds of basketball games I’ve seen in person I’ve never seen anyone treat a customer (let alone a five year old like this) his reply was, “I’m really glad I’m the worst you’ve ever seen.” He was actually happy that he bullied and tried to intimidate five year old that wanted to see her friend. This is not someone that should be working in public, and certainly not around children. Thank God I was there to protect my daughter.
Written 5 January 2020
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Marcy H
Hoffman Estates, IL9 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Feb 2023 • Couples
It had been years since we were at the United center. Was there last night for the Bulls game & was SO IMPRESSED! What an amazing venue! The entertainment value is unmatched beyond the game to the music, performers at breaks & more. A great way to remind us of why we love Chicago. We (senior couple) felt super safe especially using the new Uber Zone. What forward thinking way to run ride shares from such a busy venue! SUPER organized, well lit, easy to find & only a couple minutes from entering, ordering a car & being ushered to the correct lane to find it. Instead of hanging around outside hoping you find your driver, you are INSIDE a terminal it was great! We were lucky to be guests at the BMO club which is crazy cool but the normal seats looked great and fun as well. Oh & every staff member was awesome & patient even when I had some "technical difficulties" finding the tickets on my phone ha! It's a while new world and happy to be a part of it in retirement!
Written 7 February 2023
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Brynn S
2 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Oct 2023 • Friends
I went to the United Center to see a k-pop band called Enhypen and they were the best venue I have ever went to! Before the concert, I heard a lot of horror stories of
Enhypen's other stops of disorganized staff, but the United Center handled it perfectly. They honored the GA line and kept everyone in order and led us in very calmly stopping people from running or creating a dangerous situation. The staff was very friendly and organized. The venue had a clear view and was the best GA experience I ever had. 10/10 recommend!
Written 15 April 2024
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Tim W
Peru, IN396 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Dec 2022
We went to our first Chicago Blackhawks game and were extremely impressed with the United Center and Blackhawks operation. The atrium was decked out for the holidays and there were several things for fans to experience before the game. The game itself was fun and the entertainment during dead times was excellent. The United Center staff was fantastic all the way around and do a gret job of interacting with fans. The food was good and not too bad ein price for stadium food. We chose not to park in the UC lots and used a firm called Spot Hero online. The lot was about .7 miles away from the venue and it was a nice evening to walk. Using that company saved us about $12 in parking cost.
Written 11 December 2022
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LSUTraveller
Watson, LA1,881 contributions
5.0 of 5 bubbles
Jan 2020
It's big, but still a bit quaint. Tons of sports history made here for sure. Came for a Blackhawks Game and it was great. Lower level was worth it for the view. Lots of food and beverage vendors - hardly any wait. Bathroom lines were very long post-match. Food was very good and prices weren't terrible. Seats were pretty comfortable, but those with long legs (6'3" and up) might find the spacing tight.
Written 11 January 2020
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hockeyaw19
Marlborough, MA648 contributions
3.0 of 5 bubbles
May 2024 • Family
We came here specifically to see the statues of the greats - Bobby Hull, Stan Mikita and Michael Jordan.

Be ware - the MJ statue has been moved inside the venue and can only be seen during open hours in the Atrium (west side entrance). Hours 10am - 5pm.

Unfortunately we didn't know this and thought it was still stationed outside the venue as google maps indicated and we were there too early in the day to see it. But we did get some pictures with the chicago hockey greats.
Written 8 June 2024
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