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Philips Arena

1 Philips Dr NW, Atlanta, GA 30303-2723
+1 404-878-3000
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Concert with the Family

Parking is ample and reasonable. Many hotels and restaurants within walking distance. Not a... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Bug911
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McDonough, Georgia
via mobile
A great experience always!

I have yet to have a bad experience here and I have lived in Atlanta all my life. The best events I... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
BeavBaby
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Atlanta, Georgia
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Philips Arena, named for founding partner Philips Electronics and home of the NHL’s Atlanta Thrashers, NBA’s Atlanta Hawks and WNBA's Atlanta Dream, has hosted many top tours and events including: U2, Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney, Bruce Springsteen, Kenny Chesney, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey, Disney On Ice, Harlem Globetrotters, Sesame Street Live and so many more!
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good38%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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1 Philips Dr NW, Atlanta, GA 30303-2723
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+1 404-878-3000
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Parking is ample and reasonable. Many hotels and restaurants within walking distance. Not a difficult venue to navigate. Good variety of food and beverage vendors inside.

Thank Bug911
Reviewed 4 days ago

I have yet to have a bad experience here and I have lived in Atlanta all my life. The best events I remember are the Globetrotters and the circus. There is a medium amount of walking required but very doable for most. You are able...More

Thank BeavBaby
Reviewed 14 September 2017

You can't beat this place for concerts. Pre-paid for parking. Easy to navigate once inside. Air conditioned so you aren't outside sweating the whole concert. Food and drinks are pricey so maybe eat first and save your money for the drinks. It is always a...More

Thank lmorganinc
Reviewed 13 September 2017

I would not drive if I didn't have too, it is much easier to take Marta and just walk, I love the CNN food court, a great variety of food. No seat is a terrible seat.

Thank Teres R
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Visited Philips Arena with a friend for a basketball game - had only seen NBA on television and not a big fan of the game but had fun nonetheless. The spirit of the place really comes alive when there is a game night. The tickets...More

Thank SerendipityIndia
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Great Venue Only issue I have is sound was not as good as I had expected. Especially if up in the higher zones. I would like for them to revamp the sound system to make it clearer and not so much reverb. It was also...More

Thank ILovetoTravel2004
Reviewed 20 August 2017

One of the best concert venues I have ever experienced. It is a good place to watch an NBA game too!

Thank John K
Reviewed 10 July 2017

The competition should have been on another day - a day that the Atlanta Falcons were not playing football!

Thank Z1345PQcheryls
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed the event I attended here. The arena was big and clean, lots of vendors for food and beverage which was what I truly loved. The convenience of having multiple options around you was great! The arena was really big and the chairs were...More

Thank SenoritaBlackBarbie
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

My son and I attended the Harlem Globetrotters game here. It was very simple to purchase tickets and parking reservations on line. There are many options for inexpensive or fine dining with in walking distance of the arena.

Thank K A
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Dlbos
16 September 2017|
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Response from Teres R | Reviewed this property |
I think it depends on the crowd for the concert, but it always seems like its one inconsiderate person who lights up. I have been to several shows here but I have never seen the smoking rule enforced. I would tell an usher... More
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awilkins2016
22 December 2016|
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Response from SpanishteacherMD | Reviewed this property |
Honestly, I can't say as I wasn't inside the arena. I walked around the outside and never had a chance to go in as the Circus was in town and I didn't have tickets. I would take a look at the floor plan for a concert on... More
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Crystal33606
27 October 2016|
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Response from nannymomma | Reviewed this property |
We weren't cold, but, then, we were at a basketball game. Don't know if they make it colder for a concert. I'd bring a light sweater or jacket just to be safe.
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