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Baxter Arena - outstanding midsize arena !!!

Baxter Arena is quite the nice facility - midsize, holds about 6500 to 7000...home of University of... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2018
lanceo53
Huge but Not Huge

Went here to see the circus! the concession stands were right outside the entrances to seating so... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2018
mzlewis0125
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Bellevue, Nebraska
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67th and Center Streets, Omaha, NE 68162
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Reviewed 24 June 2018

Baxter Arena is quite the nice facility - midsize, holds about 6500 to 7000...home of University of Omaha sporting events...and it recently held the Olympic curling trials. Good sight lines, decent concessions areas, and ample parking. Located in the Aksarben Village area of Omaha, with...More

Thank lanceo53
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Went here to see the circus! the concession stands were right outside the entrances to seating so even though we left a few times for snacks. we didn't have to walk far at all and didn't miss anything. loved it!

Thank mzlewis0125
Reviewed 9 May 2018

Have been here for concerts, basketball & hockey, and graduation -- the seats are really comfortable left to right and leg room too. The views are open and clear. The restrooms are plentiful and clean.

Thank BigWebO
Reviewed 26 April 2018

This facility is mainly used as a hockey arena for the UNO Mavericks. Various other types of events are also held here and we recently attended a concert at the arena. There was plenty of parking available and we had no problems entering or leaving...More

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 27 February 2018

Very nice venue for hockey and close proximity to Aksarben Village for pre- and post game meals or "beverages".

Thank mdsice
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

This place is great for everything. Hockey, basketball, graduations, and concerts. We even listened to author John Gresham give a great speech/presentation there. What's so good about it?: There isn't a bad seat in the house. It is easy to get into and out of....More

Thank EatOmaha
Reviewed 11 September 2017

The Baxter Arena is quite a gem. Whether it's a sporting event or a speaker, magician or graduation. It's a nice newer, clean place for any event.

Thank blader59
Reviewed 12 June 2017

It is an Awsome hockey venu, we went there first as an open house when it was new, nice to see. Then for a political rally, not enough exits. Same applies to hockey, not enough close car parking nor enough exits

Thank Emil T
Reviewed 7 May 2017

this venue is amazing. Its a little smaller in size but that just makes it cozier. The vending food is actually really good and seemed fast. We were on the main floor and access was a little tricky but not a bad atmosphere at all.

1  Thank Jim T
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Great mid-sized venue. Parking and traffic is a cluster so I would recommend staying at a hotel within walking distance. Merchandise lines were terrible so go a little early and beat the crowd. Drinks and snacks were reasonably priced and the selection was adequate. My...More

1  Thank the5kites
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They checked them at security, but we brought them in.
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