First Niagara Center

First Niagara Center

Hockey Arena, Music Venue, and General Entertainment
1 Seymour H Knox III Plz (at Perry St), Buffalo, NY 14203, United States
Hours:
Closed until 9:00 AM tomorrow (Show more)
  • Mon–Fri
    • 9:00 AM–5:00 PM
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. Discover & Visa)
9.1/10

Based on 816 votes

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  • What you need to know
    Thom K.
    "Dude that flies the Subway blimp at the Sabres games has skills."(4 Tips)
    Steve P.
    "Flying Bison outside section 318- aviator red and buffalo lager!"(4 Tips)
    Danielle D.
    "Don't get popcorn from the new food stands in the 100 level."(3 Tips)
    Mike C.
    "... @NLLbandits and @ FirstNiagaraCtr"(2 Tips)
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  • Steve P.

    Don't be scared up in the 300 section! Sound and sight are not an issue!

    Steve Piotter · May 5
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  • Sean G.

    Concerts, games, and more! This place is always exciting especially for sports

    Sean Grathwol · April 18
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  • Brodie M.

    Garth Brooks

    Brodie McGrahan · March 8
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  • Kevin Z.

    Great place for entertainment

    Kevin Zarzecki · February 11
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  • Kevin Z.

    Great place for entertainment.

    Kevin Zarzecki · February 6
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  • Mat C.

    Pretty cool place. Awkward backstage area though

    Mat Collis · February 2
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  • Mel R.

    Amazing arena! Very well kept and easy to get around!

    Mel Rupp · January 20
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  • Mike B.

    Great seats for Domenik Hasek Night

    Mike Barker · January 14
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  • Jon

    Not a bad seat in the house and easy to navigate. Now only if the team played well...

    Jon · December 25, 2014
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  • Milen

    Actually a really nice rink. Too bad the team sucks

    Milen · December 12, 2014
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  • Steve H.

    Did you know? First Concert: The Goo Goo Dolls -September 28, 1996

    Steve Hovington · December 4, 2014
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  • Steve H.

    Did you know? First Hockey Game: Sabres vs. Toronto September 21, 1996 (Pre-Season)

    Steve Hovington · December 4, 2014
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  • Steve H.

    Did you know? Opened September 21, 1996 as Marine Midland Arena. Name changed August 25, 2011 to First Niagara Center.

    Steve Hovington · December 4, 2014
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  • Mike B.

    Excellent Concert Arena

    Mike Barker · November 16, 2014
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  • Mike B.

    Great hockey arena. Sabres fans are best in the world.

    Mike Barker · November 16, 2014
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  • Biz T.

    Go Sabres, please

    Biz Traveldude · November 6, 2014
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  • George F.

    Shutout 10/17/14. Lllluuuuuuuuuu

    George Foussekis · October 18, 2014
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  • Josh

    Nice sporting complex. Ample room, lots of concessions.

    Josh · September 28, 2014
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  • Knight slider

    Lunch @FirstNiagaraCtr from 11:30-1:30. Now that you have lunch planned out, stop checkin out foursquare and get back to work. #bufftrucks

    Knight slider · September 19, 2014
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  • John M.

    Surrounding area is currently being developed. Parking is somewhat limited. Fans are very knowledgeable. If you need help deciding which Seats to purchase for your next Buffalo Sabres game, check out Read more

    John Mann · September 5, 2014
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  • Dr. A

    Best to come when there is actually a game or you will be sad.

    Dr. A · August 12, 2014
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  • Experience

    Seat upgrades and exclusive VIP experiences are now available at First Niagara Center. Upgrading is fast, easy, and fun! Just visit https://livenation.expapp.com from your iPhone or Android.

    Experience · June 17, 2014
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  • Jamie Z.

    Suite life is the way to go

    Jamie Zuppa · February 26, 2014
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  • Chris G.

    Nice tribute to all of the Olympians tonight. USA!

    Chris Gardon · February 6, 2014
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  • Chris G.

    Pick in the pants never gets old!

    Chris Gardon · January 15, 2014
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  • John $\(^o^)/$

    Fun Palace in Buffalo!

    John $\(^o^)/$ · December 23, 2013
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  • Len ❤.

    Buffalo! Are there buffalo here?!

    Len ❤❤❤ · December 23, 2013
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  • Thom K.

    Dude that flies the Subway blimp at the Sabres games has skills. #holdmybeer

    Thom Kaye · November 20, 2013
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  • Derek A.

    Let go Leafs!!!

    Derek Alldritt · November 16, 2013
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  • The Harlem Globetrotters

    Come catch us on our "Fans Rule" World Tour! Fun for the whole family. Get your tickets here: http://globi.es/TicketsFoursquare. See you soon!

    The Harlem Globetrotters · October 31, 2013
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  • Douglas H.

    Best arena I have been to

    Douglas Hefter · October 28, 2013
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  • Dave S.

    GOSABRES!!

    Dave S. · October 6, 2013
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  • Mike C.

    Follow everyone on twitter!! @buffalosabres @sabresstore @NLLbandits and @ FirstNiagaraCtr

    Mike Conti · September 13, 2013
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  • Lindsay

    Hockey, concerts, events, festivals. Take the subway to it.

    Lindsay · August 28, 2013
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  • John D.

    It's better if you park at M&T near Chippewa and Washington (only $3 to park) and take the train all the way to the rink for free!

    John Denz · May 30, 2013
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  • Paul M.

    Lets go buffalo

    Paul Moran · April 14, 2013
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  • Billy K.

    WYRK?! How about streaming the Bee instead ; ) www.wbee.com #BOOM

    Billy Kidd · March 30, 2013
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  • Jessie M.

    Burritos from the main food court are amazing.

    Jessie Macioszek · March 12, 2013
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  • A Noom T.

    Buffalo Sabres

    A Noom Twenty · March 12, 2013
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  • Teshawn E.

    Come on, you Sabres! (or Come on, you Swords!)

    Teshawn Edmonds · February 24, 2013
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  • David S.

    Just WIN BABY !

    David Shatzel · February 17, 2013
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  • Chrisann;)

    Best pizza!!!

    Chrisann;) · February 17, 2013
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  • Ben H.

    Ott and Foligno are great

    Ben Hogan · January 20, 2013
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  • The Harlem Globetrotters

    Come meet us at The First Niagara Center when we play on February 1st! Get your tickets by clicking this link: Read more

    The Harlem Globetrotters · January 4, 2013
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  • Jennifer B.

    Don't bother parking in the parking garage. Nowhere to park even if you have a permit. And you will never get out!

    Jennifer Bartimole · December 27, 2012
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  • Jessica S.

    The higher the seats go the steeper it gets. So be careful when standing up! Sabres play great games though!

    Jessica Stettner · April 7, 2012
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  • Crystal P.

    Flying bison beer 2nd floor

    Crystal Pogorzelski · March 30, 2012
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  • JT T.

    Dress warm

    JT Tomkins · March 21, 2012
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  • Bob M.

    I like to make love during a good sports match

    Bob Mangold · March 14, 2012
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  • Scot C @.

    Let's go sabres! We need to win the rest of the season!

    Scot C @DjScotEC · February 18, 2012
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