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Prudential Center

25 Lafayette St, Newark, NJ 07102-3603
+1 973-757-6000
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McDonald Gospel Fest

It was my first time attending, and it was 6 hrs long. They did try to keep things moving but the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Hyderabad, India
Great Venues

Parking is a pain, but great connection to the train station means it's a breeze to get to the venue

Reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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25 Lafayette St, Newark, NJ 07102-3603
Newark Central Business District
+1 973-757-6000
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Reviewed 6 days ago

It was my first time attending, and it was 6 hrs long. They did try to keep things moving but the microphones failed you couldn't hear some of the acts, the floor seat was not the price, but the Gospel Stars were amazing! I enjoyed...More

Thank 347ReadytoTravel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Parking is a pain, but great connection to the train station means it's a breeze to get to the venue

Thank Alice A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Prudential Center has been around for quite a while now, and though I've lived about a half hour away since long before it opened, I'd never visited until June 2017 for a fantastic concert by one of my faves, Tears for Fears, and Hall &...More

Thank Mdgrl79
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Saw Hall and Oates and Tears for Fears here, Arena was very nice, sound quality was good. Had a good experience at the concert.

Thank ebs0303
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The venue was amazing!!! The staff were helpful and organized. When it came time to letting us in, they were very proficient. I would love to go to this venue for more concerts.

Thank Briana J
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Newark's premium architectural landmark, home of the New Jersey Devils exudes pride of place. It is accessible by bus and train.

Thank Jonathan W
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Good for the games and good for concerts. The seating is a bit steep and scary though. But ok if you don't look down while you're exiting.

Thank MA0524
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Been here for a couple of concerts in the past. Not my favorite venue, but a very good place to see a show. Parking was easy and it is only 30 minutes from Staten Island....why travel to MSG if they are playing here? I would...More

Thank NUTN2000
Reviewed 9 May 2017

My daughter and I recently attended a BTS concert in March. If you know anything about this band or its fans, you'll understand just how impressed I was at the efficiency of the staff. Over 19,000 people were there to see the concert, and I...More

Thank Kristine D
Reviewed 8 May 2017

While a hike from Manhattan, getting to the Prudential Center is easy and cheap ($5.50 each way) taking the NJ Transit train from Penn Station (to Newark Penn). You can walk indoors most of the way to the arena by going through the Gateway Center...More

1  Thank John B
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Lorraine T
Hello, where is the first aid station located, I have a handicapped daughter, and would feel more comfortable sitting close by.
4 May 2017|
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Response from joseph f | Reviewed this property |
Main concourse by section 8 Upper concourse outside 115
Do they have size limits on purses?
18 March 2017|
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Response from peter l | Reviewed this property |
No you need a large purse full of cash $7bucks for cotton candy same for pretzels ice cream drinks shirts$ 35 and parking is $40 bucks that would ruin our whole dinner plans
Michael F
I'm thinking of going to the circus - where will the performers be facing (front of the show) - section 8 or section 20- I do not want to see the backs of the performers.
7 March 2017|
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Response from costaricacouple | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, go on their web site, that should help, good luck.