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Ralph Engelstad Arena

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Hockey in the best arena

Went to my first UND hockey game. This place is fantastic. Had to park a few blocks away. Getting... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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Great game against Wisconsin

First time experience at the arena - great seats and a great game against Wisconsin. It was fun to... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
Seattle, WA
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1 Ralph Engelstad Arena Dr, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND 58203-2205
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to my first UND hockey game. This place is fantastic. Had to park a few blocks away. Getting in was easy. Great sight lines, food and beverages. Seats comfortable and spacious. Nice restrooms. Great experience!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

First time experience at the arena - great seats and a great game against Wisconsin. It was fun to see UND win, and kudos to the person running the music during the game - great playlist. Can I borrow?

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank kmurph
Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

Went on a tour and also attended a hockey game later the same day . Place is just beautiful, functional , and first class ... nothing has been left out to make the players and the fans have the best experience possible. Take a tour...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Goldie_in_Mass
Reviewed October 7, 2018

The Best and nicest hockey rink ever went to a hockey tournament at very clean. The Best rink ever watched a hockey game at every seat seems to be great viewing area plus had a tour of the rink and would believe would be one...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank walleyerod2
Reviewed October 3, 2018

This place is awesome but the seats are very uncomfortable - no leg room. The sound isn't the best for concerts also.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank debrawU3303WV
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Great value with very a variety of entertainment! Price and food was reasonable and environment was comfortable.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MO7292015
Reviewed September 30, 2018

This is such a wonderful arena for hockey and other activities. We have attended concerts, the Shrine Circus, and of course, several UND hockey games. The seats are comfortable and the sound is great! Best arena around!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Mandy R
Reviewed September 5, 2018

Having visited quite a few NHL arenas in the past, this was my first to a college rink, leaving me very impressed. Plenty of seating, professional quality rink with an unmatched atmosphere. Would add this to the bucket list of any hockey fan!

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank John D
Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

This facility is as nice or better than a professional venue. Home of the Fighting Hawks of UND - go Hawks! I hope to catch a game at "the Ralph" this year.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank URIguy
Reviewed June 18, 2018

One of the best venues in all hockey. The seating, though nicely cushioned, are confining for the large or tall. Our foreign visitors are always amazed at the beautiful decor.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank gene10154
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May 25, 2015|
Response from Dabco3 | Reviewed this property |
You will have to look at there website
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Response from ND_Traveler3411 | Reviewed this property |
I recommend the Expressway Suites by the Alerus Center. Just a few blocks from the Ralph. Reasonable rates and great staff.