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First Ontario Centre

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101 York Blvd, Hamilton, Ontario L8R 3L4, Canada
+1 905-546-4040
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Child's concert

Took my 4yr old to the wiggles concert here and had a blast. There really isn't a bad seat in the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Doe D
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Parking is awful and very rude!!

Went to see Whose Live Anyway and was advised the price in our ticket included parking only 3 cars... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2017
Michelle M
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  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“copps coliseum” (13 reviews)
“hockey game” (8 reviews)
“great seats” (6 reviews)
101 York Blvd, Hamilton, Ontario L8R 3L4, Canada
+1 905-546-4040
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took my 4yr old to the wiggles concert here and had a blast. There really isn't a bad seat in the house. Smaller venue that was great for the kids. The only complaint I would have is that there is no centre isle in the...More

Thank Doe D
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

Went to see Whose Live Anyway and was advised the price in our ticket included parking only 3 cars went yet 12 people were charged for the parking..oncw we got to parking a very rude attendant yelled 7.00 we tried to show the paper and...More

1  Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 23 July 2017

I've been going here all my life, since it used to be known as Copps' Coliseum (a name I still prefer to use). There's been some historic happenings here like Gretzky to Lemieux. (Although that's a bit before my time) But the place hasn't really...More

Thank SailorAirman
Reviewed 10 July 2017

What an amazing venue. Having seen countless Cirque performances in tents, this was a real treat. We came early and hung out at the nearby market - had a coffee and food - before the show. This venue is great for a few reasons -...More

Thank LoriAnn717
Reviewed 5 July 2017

I saw a concert here and the acoustics were awesome. I crossed the border just to see the group!:)..

2  Thank princessdeirdre
Reviewed 3 July 2017

This was the perfect setting for the hundreds and hundreds of proud parents and exciting teenagers who were moving on from high school with their graduation diplomas in hand. We elected to park underground at the Centre and it worked out just fine. There was...More

Thank Beach30Canada
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Went to see TOOL concert and been to this venue a few times before but this time it was the worst for lineups, I mean huge lines for beer, they didn't prepare for a show like this obviously as it was insane. As for the...More

Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 25 April 2017

I've been to this arena a fair number of times overs they years for concerts, wrestling and now, monster jam. There is plenty of parking in the area and, outside of one event, they were all well run and the sound was very good. I've...More

Thank Jeremy M
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Many many concerts, and sports events held here, of which I have attended. Great seats for most events. Plenty of parking from $3 to $30, depending on what concert/event.

Thank Craig M
Reviewed 10 April 2017

1st time @ First Ontario (aka CoppsColiseum) Nice venue clean great seating super easy in and out, Good sound for an arena. Typical complaints crappy beed selections @ insane prices, OK not as insane as ACC. The real kicker is parking, ah Hamilton. Shut down...More

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Richie B
16 April 2017|
Response from Marcy S | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Underground parking has handicap parking.
12 March 2017|
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Response from SBishop18 | Reviewed this property |
Honestly as long as you have your items for your son in baggies in your bag I doubt anyone will say anything. Don't try to bring in booze or a pizza! 😊