Stadium Journey Names Its Top 100 Stadium Experiences of 2014
Stadium Journey, a website and monthly magazine which focuses on rating stadium experiences from around the world in order for fans to have the information they need to make the most out of their next live sports game, has released its list of the best stadium experiences for the United States and Canada for 2014.
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Highlights include the Baltimore Orioles taking the honor of top stadium experience for games at Oriole Park at Camden Yards. The venue received the first ever perfect score in the five year history of Stadium Journey.
Lucas Oil Stadium, home of the Indianapolis Colts, took the honor of best stadium in the NFL for the fourth consecutive season.
Parkview Field, home of the Ft Wayne TinCaps of the Class A Midwest League took the title of best ballpark in Minor League Baseball. It is the third time that Parkview Field was bestowed with this title, previously winning for 2011 and 2012.
Xcel Energy Center, home of theMinnesota Wild, was named as the best NHL experience for the third consecutive year.
AT&T Center, home of the San Antonio Spurs, was named as the best NBA experience for the second consecutive year.
Sporting Park, home of Sporting KC, was named as the best MLS stadium experience.
Top venues in the major collegiate sports included:
College Football, Notre Dame Stadium, home of the Notre Dame Fighting Irish (2nd consecutive year)
College Basketball, Rupp Arena, home of the Kentucky Wildcats
College Baseball, Carolina Stadium, home of the South Carolina Gamecocks
College Hockey, Amsoil Arena, home of the Minnesota-Duluth Bulldogs (2nd consecutive year)
Other sports/leagues top venues included:
NASCAR, Daytona International Speedway, home of the Daytona 500 (3rd consecutive year)
Minor League Hockey, Van Andel Arena, home of the AHL Grand Rapids Griffins (4th consecutive year)
The BNP Paribas Open was named as the best Special Event for 2014.
The Xcel Energy Center also took the title for best lacrosse experience as the home of the Minnesota Swarm of the NLL.
Florida had the most stadiums on the list with seven.
CenturyLink Field in Seattle was the only venue to make teh Top 100 list twice, as the home of Seattle Sounders FC of MLS, and Seattle Seahawks of the NFL.
Colleges that made the list on multiple occasions include:
· Michigan (football and basketball)
· Notre Dame (hockey and football)
· South Carolina (football and baseball)
· Texas (football and baseball)
The complete listing of top 100 stadium experiences can be found at the Stadium Journey website - http://www.stadiumjourney.com/
The listing by league/sport can be found on the Stadium Journey website at - http://www.stadiumjourney.com/