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“A lot of events here” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of PNC Arena

PNC Arena
Ranked #7 of 143 things to do in Raleigh
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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141 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
“A lot of events here”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2014

I've been to the PNC Arena many times over the years from sporting events to the circus. Anything mid-level and low are great seats and very few seats restricting your view. Anything above that... not that great (that's probably for most arenas). There was a time that I was given free tickets to a NC State game vs Miami and they were way up... well, right before the game started a guy from the PNC Arena staff came up and was handing out FREE upgrades and I was lucky enough to get floor seats for free and I thought that was awesome of PNC Arena to do that. Moving along... the food is great and no issues with the staff, not once in all the times I've been there. The only BIG issue would be is the amount that it cost to park, in which, depends on the show you're going to and can be anywhere from $10-$20. When you park, make sure to park as close to an exit as you can or you'll be waiting for a while to get out.

Visited March 2014
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2014

this was my first time to the arena. security was efficient and the building was clean and up to date.

Visited April 2014
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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“Great place but rip off parking.”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2014

Seriously, $20 a vehicle to park. This isn't Chicago, this is Raleigh. And you're surprised the concession sales are low. Better performers go elsewhere. You need to lower fees.

Visited November 2013
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“Great arena”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2014

We've been to PNC many times for hockley games and other events. The best thing about the arena is that there are very few resticted view seats. You may be up high, but you still have a great view.

Visited November 2013
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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“Always a pleasant experience.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2014

The staff at PNC can't be beat for a sports/concert venue! They are always courteous and helpful. The food is delicious! (but be prepared to pay top dollar for it).

If you can avoid the 300 seats, do it. They are good seats, but super steep!

Visited August 2013
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