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Garrett Coliseum

1555 Federal Dr, Montgomery, AL 36107-1125
+1 334-356-6866
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Absolutely Aweful

Absolutely no air conditioning!!! Went for a rodeo/concert and the whole experience was horrible... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2017
Jared H
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We recently drove by Garrett Coliseum. I guess I should not such a poor rating because we did not... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
David J
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Gadsden, Alabama
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good17%
  • Average23%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible32%
31 May 2017
“it is the GC”
13 Feb 2017
“Not enough room to appreciate the circus”
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1555 Federal Dr, Montgomery, AL 36107-1125
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+1 334-356-6866

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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Absolutely no air conditioning!!! Went for a rodeo/concert and the whole experience was horrible!! I do not recommend this to anyone.

Thank Jared H
Reviewed 29 August 2017

We recently drove by Garrett Coliseum. I guess I should not such a poor rating because we did not attend an event here. Hopefully the inside of the coliseum is in better shape than the outside. We used to spend spring breaks in Montgomery at...More

Thank David J
Reviewed 31 May 2017

The Coliseum is meant for cattle, not for people, It does not have A/C and Montgomery in summer is not the most pleasant place to be. The GC is showing its age and needs to be demolished. Sadly, this area of town is run down.

Thank Sanjiv D
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

This place lets something called the Alabama horse council put on a event every year . Do not waste your time or money . Also if you have any value in your horse I wouldn't take it here . This place is run like absolute...More

Thank Calbama
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Seats are spaced too close together. I understand maximizing the seating but with a small child whose feet don't touch the floor the person in front kept getting there head kicked. It wasn't intentional just the spacing of the seats.

Thank U1038CHmaryg
Reviewed 5 February 2017

It has been a while since I visited it but it is a good place to go, and they have lots of activities all the time.

Thank Ailyag
Reviewed 7 September 2016

It is okay Crawford Arena is much better than Garrett which is where we were at and we had great horse stalls this year! Wish the funds were there to make improvements to the restrooms, stalls, and Garrett Coliseum. One big plus would be if...More

Thank DebbieM606
Reviewed 1 September 2016

I've been to runs, fairs and expos at the garret coliseum and am never disappointed. It's a great place for events.

Thank Holly I
Reviewed 7 April 2016

We went for a concert and are used to venues in Atlanta... needless to say, this venue is in some need of an overhaul. There was no air running and the smell of the fried food they were selling permeated the building. It is a...More

Thank Carole B
Reviewed 21 March 2016

Was at the fairgrounds for a scholarship presentation. Ended up with free tickets to the rodeo. It was the first time in years we'd been to the rodeo there. Mainly b/c the tickets are so high! The announcer no longer rides around on horseback. He...More

Thank 963melissan
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Bill G
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Response from DebbieM606 | Reviewed this property |
they do have full hookups in two different areas and then some with no hookups BUT it depends on if the event has contracted for the camping areas. There is a restroom with showers down by the covered arena. Never used... More
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