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Address: 200 E Stacy Rd, Allen, TX 75002-8732
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+1 972-678-4646
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

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I have visited the Allen Event Center twice in the last year. There is free parking, close to eating places and not many stairs to climb either up or down to get to your seat... read more

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Wyoming
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7 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have visited the Allen Event Center twice in the last year. There is free parking, close to eating places and not many stairs to climb either up or down to get to your seat. The corridors have plenty wide to accommodate both those getting food and those just visiting. The restrooms are big and clean and it does not... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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37 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well coordinated event center. Have attended inside football game, home and garden show, ice hockey, and speical events. Easy and accessible parking (free) and ease of entrance and access to the seating areas. Good visibility throughout into the arena. Food vendors on both sides.

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Grand Prairie, Texas, United States
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442 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is located in an area full of choices of where to eat before any event that could be held there! I loved it. There are some venues where you have to drive further to find food. But if you don't have time to pick up food before hand, this place has Cici's pizza and Nestlé Toll house cookies! I'm... More 

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Thank Tirzah D
Allen, Texas
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
Reviewed 19 March 2017

Clean facility. Free parking. Comfortable seats with back rests. Cup holders in seats. Affordable family entertainment.

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Allen, TX.
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8 reviews
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Great choices - hockey, arena football, concerts, & family skating! Free parking too! Food concessions offer many choices too!

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Plano, Texas
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21 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

Went to the Home and Garden show. Facility is easy to enter and adequate open space. Have also attended other events and this is a great location. No huge, so easy to see all the vendor tables

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Allen, Texas
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3 reviews
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

The Allen Event Center is easy to access located off US 75 or Central n the Allen Viliages. Parking in two high rise decks was free. Went on a cold day in December 2016 and the event center was cold as worn coat and hat during the performance.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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182 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

My wife & I attended a mid-week Allen Americans minor pro hockey game at AEC with a friend from the Dallas/Fort Worth area. Having a free parking garage right across the street is unusual for such venues & much appreciated. The local traffic policemen were very courteous as they directed pedestrian traffic across the main access road; we even chatted... More 

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Frisco, Texas
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Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

We vIsit the Allen Events Center frequently for hockey games but this was our first concert here. The facility transforms very nicely for concerts. Several concessions were open also. As always, parking is convenient and free. We will be looking for future concerts to attend at this venue.

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Allen, Texas
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236 reviews
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Reviewed 12 December 2016

Went to a concert here - first time to visit. The venue was only set up for half the arena and it wasn't very full, but I liked it a lot - I could almost see the musicians faces. However, since I'm used to huge arenas, I was missing the screens actually showing the musicians up close - maybe they... More 

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