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Bob Carpenter Center

Route 4 & 896, Newark, DE
+1 302-831-4507
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Big slam!

Took my young girls to see their 1st WWE event and they love it. The grounds have easy parking and... read more

Reviewed 4 February 2018
Chris S
via mobile
Athletic Venue

This is a pretty new facility where the University of Delaware holds basketball games and other... read more

Reviewed 29 January 2018
Rachel L
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Newark, Delaware
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Route 4 & 896, Newark, DE
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+1 302-831-4507
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"sporting events"
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"nice venue"
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"great place to watch"
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"graduation"
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"arena"
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"university"
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"seating"
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"facility"
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"games"
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"wrestling"
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"parking"
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"hens"
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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Took my young girls to see their 1st WWE event and they love it. The grounds have easy parking and the facility was easy to access. The unique setup of the inside was cool. It didn't even look like an arena but once you go...More

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Reviewed 29 January 2018

This is a pretty new facility where the University of Delaware holds basketball games and other sporting events.

Thank Rachel L
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Reviewed 17 January 2018

I attended the May 2017 College of Education Convocation ceremony here. It is a good venue for this activity. It was easy to find a seat and to see the ceremony. My only complaint is that getting in the building was a little chaotic. I...More

Thank mekopp
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Small venue is great to see sporting events or concerts. Bench seating in cheaper seats not the most comfortable. BBQ food court and Club food has nice change of pace selection.

Thank schultz27
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

I attended several graduations, sports events and cheer leading competition over the last few years at the Center. The Center is always clean spacious and easy to get around in. Seating is very good where your can sit anywhere and see what's going on. I...More

Thank Eric M
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

You can't get a bad seat in the house to watch a sporting event. I also enjoy the food that they have at the games too.

Thank Grandpa101
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

We are very fortunate to have this place in our little town. From concerts, comedians, to WWF wrestling, we've been to a lot of events here over the years. And football, can't forget Blue Hens football, not a bad seat in the place, indoors or...More

Thank 85Harley
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

The Bob Carpenter Center is a multi-use facility for sporting events, conventions and other events. It is an integral part of the University of Delaware campus and also recognizes a man who did much for the university during his life.

Thank buffalojim67
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

Saw 2 concerts there Seating was good for both Barry Manilow and Ringo Starr At the time I had come from S. Philadelphia now I live in Bear De so am close for more concerts

Thank donnadee752
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Reviewed 29 January 2017

Great place to watch meet, Seats a little rough. Parking was easy and the pool did not get overly hot.

Thank Bill D
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Kzeleznick
9 April 2016|
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I checked but there is nothing listed on that date. The last listed show is a Theresa Caputo show on Apr. 23. Here is the toll free number maybe that will help, 800-840-9227. The university of Delaware graduates on Sat. of... More
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