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Van Andel Arena ranks as a top 'stadium experience'
Fans at Grand Rapids' beloved downtown arena are getting a pretty good show.
“The writers at Stadium Journey have now reviewed more than 1,700 venues from around the world,” said Paul Swaney, co-founder of Stadium Journey. “It's been a wonderful year, and we can see again that there are both iconic venues and small unknown arenas on our list."
Top 3 stadium experiences in U.S. and Canada
1. Amsoil Arena (Minnesota Duluth Bulldogs)
2. Daytona International Speedway (Daytona 500)
3. Compton Family Ice Arena (Notre Dame Fighting Irish)
Top Michigan stadium experiences
39. Dow Diamond, Midland (Great Lakes Loons)
47. Spartan Stadium, East Lansing
48. Michigan Stadium, Ann Arbor
57. Crisler Center, Ann Arbor
74. Breslin Center, East Lansing
98. Van Andel Arena, Grand Rapids
Source: Stadium Journey, 2014