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From the East:
Take the New York State Thruway to Exit 45 (Victor). Get on I-490 West, then exit at Clinton Ave. and turn left onto Broad St. The arena is on the corner of Broad St. and Exchange St.

From the West:
Take the New York State Thruway to Exit 47 (LeRoy). Get on I-490 East, then exit onto the Inner Loop. Take Exit 13 (Plymouth), then turn right onto Plymouth Ave. Take a left onto Broad St. The arena is on the corner of Broad St. and Exchange St. 

From the South:
Use I-390 North, then take I-490 East. Take the Inner Loop exit, then take Exit 13 (Plymouth). Turn right onto Plymouth Ave., then left onto Broad St. The arena is on the corner of Broad St. and Exchange St. 



There are several parking lots and garages around the arena. For tunnel access to the arena and access to elevators, use the Civic Center parking ramp. 



RTS buses stop at the Blue Cross Arena. Find route schedules at www.rgrta.com. 


Blue Cross Arena

The city of Rochester, New York is home to several arenas and venues, including the renowned Blue Cross Arena at the War Memorial. Commonly known as simply the Blue Cross Arena, this 13,000-seat venue is a go-to spot for all kinds of sports and entertainment. Sports tickets are big sellers whenever teams like the Rochester Americans of the AHL or Rochester Knighthawks of the NLL take the arena by storm!

Blue Cross Arena Seating Chart

Rochester's Blue Cross Arena is a multipurpose indoor arena that first opened in 1955, when it was known as the Rochester Community War Memorial. Throughout the years, the Blue Cross Arena has attracted several sports teams to play home games at the venue, and concert tickets are also up for grabs whenever mainstream acts step onto the stage at the arena.

Blue Cross Arena Seat Map

Blue Cross Arena tickets are constantly on sale, as there are tons of events that take place at the venue on a rotating basis. Ice hockey and lacrosse are the two predominant sports that head to the Blue Cross Arena, and while the venue is the current home of the Americans and Nighthawks, it also plays host to teams like the PBL's Rochester Razorsharks and MISL's Rochester Lancers, as well.

Blue Cross Arena Map

If you're looking for all the upcoming happenings at the Blue Cross Arena, head to StubHub in search of sports tickets and come see what kind of action is heading to the venue! The Blue Cross Arena in Rochester, New York is an absolute citywide hotspot, and there's always some kind of entertainment taking place at the venue to attract patrons by the thousands.