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PPG Paints Arena

1001 5th Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-6201
+1 412-642-1800
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Family night at game

Took the family to hockey game. Had excellent seats and the view of the players was amazing. My... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Stacey L
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Pennsylvania
Great acoustics; great fun !!!!

Went to a Penguins game for my birthday...had a fantastic time....acoustics are great... seats are... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
sue p
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1001 5th Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15219-6201
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+1 412-642-1800
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Took the family to hockey game. Had excellent seats and the view of the players was amazing. My youngest daughter absolutely loves #71 and I got very good pics of him. We will be back to the PPG arena and hopefully someday she will get...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Went to a Penguins game for my birthday...had a fantastic time....acoustics are great... seats are close enough so that you can see the game for a reasonable price...have seen many events here and have always been happy with the venue....food is overpriced and drinks are...More

Thank sue p
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The venue is large and easy to get to. A parking garage is a short walk down the street and many hotels are in walking distance. Event staff were very friendly and helpful. Bathrooms were clean. There were plenty of concessions for snacks and drinks....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The was my first foray into the world of ice hockey, having done a large number of ‘soccer’ and rugby stadiums in the UK. Whilst those are very different sports the pretence of fans being there to entertained and support the team remains the same....More

Thank David E
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A lot of talk had been going around about this arena across the NHL circles. Especially in the province of Quebec, who publicly stated that the Videotron Centre in Quebec City had been largely inspired by PPG Paints arena. The outside of the building leaves...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have now attended two different events at this arena. Very nice place and mostly easy to navigate. My advice...always eat and drink prior to the event you are participating. A beer, in a can, runs upwards of 20 bucks or more for only 20...More

Thank TakeMeToWV
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went to see Monster jam. We had fun but its not enough space for the event. The food prices were also outrageously expensive.

Thank AnnaT7187BQ
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We caught the Penguins vs. Capitals hockey game at PPG Arena. We got great seats and saw a terrific hockey game. If you can get tickets, don't miss a game at this venue.

Thank gfilzer
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to the Habs/Penguins game March 31st and had a great time. We were in section 232 and had no problem seeing all the action. The food and drink prices were typical of an NHL arena and what we had was pretty good. We...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice area. Good food, better beer. Weird upper level where you enter from the top and walk down to your seat. Freezing cold night kept the whole place pretty cold.

Thank Carrie P
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555malcolmm
19 March 2018|
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Response from David G | Reviewed this property |
They are not complimentary, I had club seats, however all food and drink is for purchase....
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Trudy F
17 March 2018|
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Response from jditty307 | Reviewed this property |
The Pittsburgh Zoo is a great experience. There are also the museums already mentioned. The Carnegie Science Center is a great place also. Have a great trip.
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Jameslee G
12 March 2018|
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Response from tony20fan | Reviewed this property |
I believe you will stay in your chair, there will be an empty space instead of seating.
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