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Von Braun Center

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Address: 700 Monroe Street SW, Huntsville, AL 35801
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+1 256-533-1953
08:00 - 17:00
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Mon - Fri 08:00 - 17:00

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Not ideal for volleyball tournament

They fit 18 courts inside the South Hall. I was hit with a volleyball from behind twice and not easy hits. They need to upgrade to have separation netting to keep people from... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 March 2016
Nashville, Tennessee
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Nashville, Tennessee
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51 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2016

They fit 18 courts inside the South Hall. I was hit with a volleyball from behind twice and not easy hits. They need to upgrade to have separation netting to keep people from being hurt. It was very frustrating to try and watch a game but finding it necessary to look all other directions at all times.

Thank MsNashville40
Shelbyville, Tennessee
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106 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

Attended the Huntsville Havoc Semi-Pro Hockey Team at the Probst Arena a part of the Von Braun Center Complex on the East side of Huntsville. There is not a bad seat in the house. Fast pace end to end hockey. The fans have a great time and the Chuck A Puck Contest is fun (See Pictures). The video displays were... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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53 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 February 2016

Did a few Christmas parties and some Havoc hockey games here. Nice place to host events. Really enjoyed the hockey games.

Thank UTSlacker
Elkhart, Indiana
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25 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

This was my first time there. The Auditorium is spacious. Orchestra level and two balconies. We sat in the first balcony. Sound was piped through a sound system which needed updating. This was possibly brought by Broadway Theater League. The show was tremendous! Our issue was the balcony seating when two tall young men, who did not sit back in... More 

Thank JoanTroyer
Huntsville, Alabama
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53 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2016

The concert itself was fabulous. Close your eyes and you'd think Journey was actually on stage. However, the on-stage lighting was terrible. We could have done without the searchlights flashing every 5-10 seconds in our eyes. I totally get stage lighting and special effects, and a few flashes now and then would have been fine. But the continual searchlight effect... More 

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Munford, Alabama
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144 reviews
115 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2015

We attended a dinner here. It was nice but not as nice as I had expected. I did not like the location.

Thank sueylt
Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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6 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2015

We took my mom for the Jim Brickman concert. Seat were great. The sound man must not have been at the sound check or paying attention. Could hardly hear the singers and he was late in bringing mics up when they started singing.

Thank Kerry S
Houston, Texas
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194 reviews
83 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2015

Was here for the marathon running event. The facility was large whereby many events can take place at one time, with plenty of parking all around. Clean restrooms and helpful staff was nice considering it was 5 am. Easy to get to, with restaurants and other activities not far away. The Hockey Team (Havoc's) play here but I could not... More 

Thank ralph r
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81 reviews
36 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

Every year we do 1.) monster jam (2.) Disney on ice (3.) frozen on ice and (4.) the circus and we absolutly love this place great staff great performances love how they change them up every year so you aren't seeing the same shows just a must .

Thank Calbama
Huntsville, Alabama
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97 reviews
30 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

We attended the community Peace on Earth concert performance and thoroughly enjoyed the facility. The seating is comfortable and the view is excellent. Acoustics are tremendous. Restrooms are clean and easily accessible. Kudos to Huntsville for having this facility for the community to enjoy.

Thank Bulldog_Lover2013

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