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Concert venue

Most recent concert was Jimmy Buffett. I typically close to the front but the tickets were free, so... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
Lynchburg, Virginia
Nice Arena

This arena is nice and the seats are comfortable. Have been to many basketball games and concerts... read more

Reviewed 2 March 2018
DeDe B
Richmond, Virginia
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295 Massie Rd, Charlottesville, VA 22903-1767
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Reviewed 21 July 2018

Have been to JPJ numerous times for basketball games and for concerts. It is a great venue. Have had "floor seats" and also "nosebleed seats" for concerts, and they are all good. Good sight lines and good sound.

Thank 949ww
Reviewed 8 June 2018

I visited the arena for a high school graduation. As I appreciate security I am not a big fan of women unable to carry their purses . Be prepared to go through scanners and putting your cell phones and keys in a slot. Exiting the...More

Thank 128Dawn55
Reviewed 22 April 2018

Alright. I just saw Jimmy Buffett here and admit that I didn't pay for the best tickets but still... Cramped isn't the word! Cattle call is more like it but you have to be part mountain goat as well to navigate upper seating. Don't go...More

Thank d0ugh4y3s
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Most recent concert was Jimmy Buffett. I typically close to the front but the tickets were free, so I enjoyed my time with my coworkers. Honestly, high seats (when I say high, we were two rows from the top of the stadium) typically make me...More

Thank ginhanley
Reviewed 6 April 2018

I went to the Jimmy Buffett show, March 31, 2018 at JPJ arena. I liked that it was indoors--rare for a JB concert! I get to the entrance and a police officer comes up to me like I've committed a crime and goes, "You can't...More

Thank KCS1958
Reviewed 13 March 2018

The John Paul Jones Arena is a stadium where the UVA basketball team hosts its matches against the other teams.

Thank Jikuza
Reviewed 2 March 2018

This arena is nice and the seats are comfortable. Have been to many basketball games and concerts here. The bathrooms are always clean & fresh. The people who work here are very friendly and helpful. The only weak spot is the variety and quality of...More

Thank DeDe B
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Came for an ACC basketball game. Forget Duke's Cameron Crazies, the students here rock the joint. State of the Art facility. Tip- Park out at the Law School/Park (free) and ride the shuttles in to the game. Great atmosphere!!

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 23 January 2018

Basketball, concerts...has does one review of venue of this sort. It is where the Cavaliers play "Go Hoos." For a more intimate experience the answer can be easily found in your wallet, but no surprise there. For music I prefer a smaller venue. For sports,...More

Thank Jeff C
Reviewed 18 January 2018

Great place to watch the Hoos play, off to a great start for this season, playing good defense --Go if you can get tickets

Thank 57732Bob
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