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ISU Graduation

Excellent venue for my daughters graduation. Plenty of parking easy access. Police at this... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2017
Robert N
Aurora, Illinois
Awesome facility!

Redbird Arena is a great place to see a game or an event! There is no obstructed view seating and... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Melanie S
Normal, Illinois
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

Excellent venue for my daughters graduation. Plenty of parking easy access. Police at this crossroads directing traffic and pedestrians. Stadium was very clean.

1  Thank Robert N
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Redbird Arena is a great place to see a game or an event! There is no obstructed view seating and the building is easy to navigate. I highly recommend it!

1  Thank Melanie S
Reviewed 19 March 2017

From the first time I saw it, I was impressed by Redbird Arena. I was at Illinois State University's basketball arena to observe the Illinois High School Association's girls basketball tournament and I couldn't get over how close the crowd was to the playing floor....More

1  Thank Taylor B
Reviewed 28 February 2017

Great arena and not too expensive food. You can definitely eat a lunch here. Parking is at a minimum but the lot across the street was free and easy to park.

Thank Karen A
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We visit Redbird Arena sever al times each year and always are greeted by friendly people. The seats are comfortable and the rows are wide enough to let others pass by you to get to their seats. Concessions are also staffed by friendly people...mostly younger...More

Thank SPETERS5900
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Have lived in this community my entire life, and enjoyed when Redbird Arena opened mid-season in 1988-89. We sat on folding chairs for a bit while the seats were installed. It has consistently been THE place for nearly everything to do with ISU Athletics. My...More

Thank Breone
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

My only complaint is parking; there isn't enough of it and what there is is expensive. The building itself though is clean and you always get a good view. I've been coming here for basketball games for years and I've never had a bad experience....More

Thank mrmattkoster
Reviewed 10 May 2016

Beautiful grounds and area is large with comfortable seating. Easy access and plenty of parking in the area.

Thank ebony300
Reviewed 31 March 2016

Not a bad seat in the house, fun Valley Basketball, very helpful Ushers who support their birds and look out for the fans

Thank Jeff F
Reviewed 6 March 2016

While in town a girls basketball tournament was going on. My son was touring ISU and this was just what we needed to make this place feel even more special. Normal seems to have such a positive vibe about it!

Thank Mark S
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