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Bob Carpenter Center, Newark

Categories: Tourist Spots, Arenas & Stadiums
Inspirock Rating:
4.2/5 based on 35+ reviews on the web
The Bob Carpenter Sports/Convocation Center is the University of Delaware's primary location for convocations, concerts, and banquets, and also serves as the home for UD's men's and women's basketball programs. This 5,000-seat facility, opened in 1992, is part of the David M. Nelson Athletic Complex, which includes 23,000-seat Delaware Stadium, the Delaware Field House, the 2,000-seat Delaware Diamond, numerous athletic fields, the Delaware Ice Skating Science Development Center at the Rust Ice Arena, and an outdoor swimming pool.
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  • I have been here in the Past at home Shows, a circus, and concert. It holds lots of people and is a great Venue 
  • We have gone to the "Bob" for many events related to University of Delaware sports teams. All seats have a great view. We have the opportunity to see the 87'ers play as well. The are multiple events t...  read more »
  • This venue offers a variety of sporting events, craft fairs, and more. Keep an eye for local events happening. 
  • I have visited the Bob many times. This time for an 87ers game. The arena is well run, clean, with reasonable food options.
  • Food is crap, but my buddy graduated, so that's nice.
  • Traffic during large events is a hassle otherwise, inside is nice, clean, and comfortable.
  • Great events !!
  • Cuz my niece became a big girl
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