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Address: 8100 S Lewis Ave, Tulsa, OK 74137-1207
Phone Number: +1 918-495-6400
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Collegiate arena with 10,575 theater seats has been home to the Golden...

Collegiate arena with 10,575 theater seats has been home to the Golden Eagles basketball team since 1972.

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From the NCAA Tournament to Elvis to Pavaratti

This arena facility originally was designed to compete with Burbank's finest television sound stages and theatres. Pavaratti chose this venue as one of his 'Five' for his final... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 November 2016
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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

This arena facility originally was designed to compete with Burbank's finest television sound stages and theatres. Pavaratti chose this venue as one of his 'Five' for his final performance tour. Many sporting events, stage productions, television productions and conferences have been held in this 43 years young icon of the South Tulsa landscape and Oral Roberts University... Called The Magnificent... More 

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

We have been to Mabee Center for many occassions. Visiting the ORU campus us a must event for anyone coming to Tulsa. Walking the prayer garden and going in the prayer tower is well worth the extra time.

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tulsa
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68 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

Roy Clark used to have his celebrity show here in the past when his golf tournament was here in Tulsa. I saw Chuck Berry play here so the place has a history, The acoustics, sound system and lighting are good. Unfortunately they seldom book any acts and mostly use it for college functions, political meetings and such these days. There... More 

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Jenks, Oklahoma, United States
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22 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

What a great place for a graduation it's a Icon. Loved being in the same place that Oral Roberts stood along with Reba and Elvis.

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Tulsa
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15 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2016

We used to hold church in this arena for a number of years and it's terrific for sight and sound. Good for music and sports events as well as seminars and speaking events.

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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150 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2016

Throughout the year(s) the Mabee Center hosts a wide array of events ranging from basketball games to concerts to stage shows and all are enjoyable to watch at this facility. It may not be the newest or trendiest place in "T"-Town but it still provides great entertainment for a variety of events. It's clean, easily accessible and great for everybody!... More 

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New York, New York, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2016

The arena was built in the 70's and has been remodeled some since. In the mid 2000's the team was winning a lot and going to the NCAA tournament often. People would show up and were energetic, but that is not the case now. Still, getting to watch a game in comfortable seats in a +10,000 seat building is a... More 

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Corpus Christi, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2016

Visit Tulsa and the Mabee Center when there I a Christian concert in town. The facility is always clean and students usually work there. You will always enjoy the campus at ORU.

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Jenks, Oklahoma
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101 reviews
38 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2015

This is a quaint place in which a number of events are held during the year. We saw the Victory Church Christmas Annual Celebration there this past year and prior to that we enjoyed a couple of Oral Roberts basketball games. In year's past we have seen a number of concerts with Michael W. Smith and Amy Grant. It is... More 

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2015

ORU has a beautiful campus, and the mabee center is a wonderful part of it. It is older, obviously not the BOK center, but it is still a wonderful facility for us to have here in Tulsa.

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