Tag: New York


New York Islanders chic new home UBS Arena

UBS Arena inaugurated

The National Hockey League (NHL) team New York Islanders (US) have officially moved from ‘The Old Barn’ to ‘The Stable’. The ‘NBC New York’ stated that the latter is a fitting nickname for UBS Arena (US), the team’s sparkling new venue that had its long-awaited grand opening on... » Read more


Citi Field tour a trip away from reality

Citi Field unique fan experience

Citi Field (US) is offering fans an insider’s look at its ballpark, allowing behind the scenes access to the most exclusive areas in the ballpark. The 41,922-capacity Citi Field is a baseball park located in Flushing Meadows – Corona Park in New York City (US). Completed in 2009, it is the... » Read more


‘Isles’ to ‘bank’ on Dime Community Bank

UBS Arena and Dime partnership

The New York State (US)-chartered trust Dime Community Bank announced on May 17th that it has struck a deal to become the official retail and commercial bank of the National Hockey League (NHL) team New York Islanders and their chic home UBS Arena (US) at Belmont Park, the New York metropolitan... » Read more


Soccer-specific modular venue in US City

US Queensboro FC announces new stadium

Queensboro FC (QBFC), an expansion club of the United Soccer League (USL), announced on April 27th that the York College of The City University of New York (CUNY) will be the site of its home games for the inaugural season in Spring 2022. This will be the first-ever purpose-built stadium,... » Read more


Excelsior Pass to help US fans ‘pass’ muster

Mobile covid pass for Madison Square Garden

New York (US) Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced on March 3rd, 2021 a pilot program to test the Excelsior Pass during events at Madison Square Garden and Barclays Center in New York. The ‘New York State’ website stated that first announced in the Governor’s 2021 State of the State address and... » Read more


New York stadia to open doors to limited fans

New York stadiums and arenas can open for fans

Come February 23rd, 2021, and stadia in New York (US), with strict COVID-19 protocols in place, will open up to 10 percent capacity almost a year after the pandemic knocked spectators out of the space that was rightfully theirs. governor.ny.gov sources stated that an announcement in this regard was... » Read more


‘The Yanks’ home serve as vaccine site

Yankee Stadium opens as vaccination site

As COVID-19 continues its ‘Dance of Death’ in the United States, stadia across the country are getting on the bandwagon of serving as vaccination centers. The pandemic has made mincemeat of the sports venue sector and its sporting calendar has gone for a toss. Nevertheless, they are trying to... » Read more


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