Venue Rating report for Red Bull Arena

Red Bull Arena

Harrison, NJ, USA

Venue Rating by jonveenstra

Venue Rating

Ratings survey
Outside appearance
8.50
It's not beautiful, but the look of the stadium is clean and gets you excited to be inside.  
Interior first impressions
8.00
Kind of a bare minimum feel inside, could have more clear instructions on seating.  
Game day atmosphere
9.00
Going on a Wednesday night, I was surprised at the excitement of fans, it really lived up to the soccer atmosphere I expected despite the low attendance.  
Food & beverage
7.50
Overpriced just like every other stadium while the food was average at best, but the $1 hot dogs was a steal and made the experience more enjoyable.  
Amenities/special features
8.00
$1 hot dogs were great.  
Pre-game options
6.50
Not a ton of pregame options beyond food and drink.  
Prices
2.00
Overpriced food and drinks.  
Character/ambiance
8.80
The seating really allows all fans to be engaged in the action no matter how far up in the stands.  
Wow factor
9.00
Once seated, the stadium is beautiful  
Getting there/accessibility
7.50
Police and security everywhere pointing out parking areas and attempting to smooth out traffic, which there was a ton of still.  
Surrounding area
8.50
Bunch of fast-casual dining places and a train station that makes it easier on fans.  
Home team fans
8.00
Large group of fans who do not sit and are loud all game, super fun to watch when the game is exciting.  
Overall rating
8.50
Enjoyable experience despite overpriced food and drink  
Event details
Visit date
May 22, 2019  
Sports
Soccer  
Game
Red Bulls vs. Vancouver Whitecaps