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Cumberland County Civic Center

1 Civic Center Sq, Portland, ME
+1 207-775-3481
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this is a very small arena all things considering. We won tickets to a monster truck show, and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jen Dan M
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Casco, Maine
Nice small arena venue

Have seen both sporting events and concerts here there really are no bad seats. Prices for food... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2017
Michael J
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Easthampton, Massachusetts
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good20%
  • Average28%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible5%
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“monster truck” (2 reviews)
“hockey team” (2 reviews)
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1 Civic Center Sq, Portland, ME
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this is a very small arena all things considering. We won tickets to a monster truck show, and there was no room for the show to be effective. The seats were very snug for my husband, and the stairs to our seats were INCREDIBLY steep...More

Thank Jen Dan M
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Have seen both sporting events and concerts here there really are no bad seats. Prices for food and drink are also reasonable during events.

Thank Michael J
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The concert was amazing. The parking was easy, at a near by parking garage. Short walk to an easy access entrance. Sold out, crowded but very organized. Very helpful staff that assisted with directions to our seats which were comfortable. Extremely clean bathrooms. Food court...More

Thank Lo3rn
Reviewed 11 June 2016

Cumberland County Civic Center, now known as the Cross Center, is a spacious venue home to the Portland Pirates Professional Hockey Team. Its use is eclectic in that it sponsors various events such as concerts, Ice Capades, and basketball shows. Parking is via garages located...More

Thank tim3oleary47
Reviewed 2 June 2016

civic center portland maine- several exits to main streets of portland, clean building. I was there with friends for a convention the building was to my surprise larger then I would of guessed by looking at it, it held 5,600 some odd people and did...More

Thank shrolee
Reviewed 29 April 2016

Have enjoyed many shows here throughout the years. Everything from WWE to Alan Jackson. Always have a great time, venders are very nice and offer many choices. Things can get expensive with kids so you should take that into consideration when planning to attend and...More

Thank claverriere
Reviewed 8 April 2016

This place was big, but not too big. It seems you would have a good view even from the seats farthest away. Acoustics were excellent (which isn't always the case with a large venue). Restrooms were clean, plenty of toilets available and never a wait...More

Thank Jeanne M
Reviewed 18 March 2016

We enjoyed a Portland Pirates hockey game here and enjoyed it. A small arena that seems to have great viewing from everywhere. The usual concession areas with a selection of fast food style options. Plenty of parking around the building plus lots of choices if...More

Thank JDTravelCanada
Reviewed 9 November 2015

Overall, it was just an average experience. The sound isn't very good, so the drunk women behind us managed to drown out the show and we missed parts of it. The seats are uncomfortable, and there's no drink holder. Not worth the price of admission.

1  Thank RachelXS
Reviewed 7 October 2015

We were there for the WWE event. It was a great time! The staff was helpful, although it got a little cold!

Thank TraciP
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