First Arena, Elmira

2.9
#10 of 10 in Things to do in Elmira
home of the pro hockey's Elmira Jackals of the ECHL, 2 full size ice rink, and a great venue for shows from concerts, to Disney, Globetrotters,Wine on Ice, and more
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  • 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.  more »
  • 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 re...  more »
  • 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.  more »
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  • Horrible security. Kicked my two friends and myself out for NO reasoning because we were in front of the stage? Called the facility and they wouldn’t answer or give any reasoning why we were kicked out. WORST concert experience I️ have ever been too.
  • I always have so much fun when I go to the hockey games
  • Nice arena. Great environment for a minor league hockey game. I have watched the Jackals several times and have yet to be disappointed.
  • Love going to hockey games here. The food at the concession stands is decent, but if you don't like that they have a restaurant in the building. They have a great beer selection and you can even get wine and cocktails.
  • Had a great time at the Jackals game. Serves beer and wine and I think cocktails too. Saw like three fights and Jackals won all three. Refs didn't stop it till they locked or one was knocked on his hind end. it was awesome.

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