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Elmira PBR

First Arena, home to the Elmira Jackals (Ice Hockey). Was there for the Elmira PBR. Professional... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2017
Patrick F
via mobile
Former home of the Elmira Jackals

Not really sure what to think of this arena anymore, as our hockey team has folded, and no one... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2017
New York City, New York
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible21%
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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155 N Main St, Elmira, NY 14901-2900
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

A good sized and under utilized venue within the "city" of Elmuira. in addition to hockey games has been used for concerts, wine tasting events, trade shows, etc.

Thank JohnandJaneS
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

First Arena, home to the Elmira Jackals (Ice Hockey). Was there for the Elmira PBR. Professional Bull Riders event. Not so much a rodeo as a rodeo has many events. Lots of contestants rode and many regional participants were part of the mix. It was...More

Thank Patrick F
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Not really sure what to think of this arena anymore, as our hockey team has folded, and no one really knows what the future holds for it.

1  Thank elmiramatt
Reviewed 17 February 2017

OK facility. Could be great with the right people! Have been going for 8 years and have only ever had an OK experience!

Thank aircotim
Reviewed 21 November 2016

The First Arena has great views from any seat you are sitting in! The Jackals are always great, and so is the food!

Thank Jack F
Reviewed 15 August 2016

First time here. We came because our daughter is an anime nut and always wanted to come to this. Parking was easy.. it was seperated into two different rooms. the one in the back was cold... we were over the ice rink! People were pleasant...More

Thank robin09
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Went to a Jackals game this past season. Seating is great. Views are great. The venue is clean and seating is roomy, lighting is bright. The prices at the concession stand is comparable to any similar venue in the area. Access to the arena is...More

Thank Jeffrey M
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

Was excited the first time but at the last minute while everyone was there they cancelled because of the court being wet. They postponed it to a later date and we went. Kids had a blast. They enjoyed themselves very much

Thank firef614
Reviewed 19 March 2016

I recently ordered tickets for the Harlem Globetrotters event at First Arena on Thursday, March 10th. I was placing my order online for three of the $24.50 tickets. I tried numerous times and the site kept saying it timed out and that my tickets had...More

Thank Sneffenie
Reviewed 9 February 2016

This is a nice place, good layout, and very easy to find. Finding a place to park can sometimes be a pain...

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