Prudential Center, Newark NJ

Prudential Center, Newark NJ

Prudential Center

is located in Newark, NJ, and is the home of the New Jersey Devils and the Seton Hall Pirates Prudential Center, Newark NJMens basketball team. It has also served as the temporary home of the WNBA’s New York Liberty during the “Transformation” of Madison Square Garden and the NBA’s New Jersey Nets until the Barclays Center opened in Brooklyn in late 2012. The Prudential Center also hosts the New Jersey High School Ice Hockey Championships, as well as major concert tours.

The arena has been nicknamed “The Rock” which is a reference to the logo of the insurance company Prudential, the company that owns the naming rights to the arena and is has it’s corporate headquarters within walking distance. The red and gray exterior is inspired by Newark’s nickname – The “Brick City” and the city’s bricklaying and railroad heritage, while paying homage to the team colors of the, red and black. Fans approaching the arena from the front are greeted with a 4,800 square foot HD display screen which is one of the largest in the world.

Location: 165 Mulberry Street Newark, New Jersey 07102 Opened: 2007 Capacity: Hockey – 17,625; Basketball – 18,711; Concerts – 19,500 (Average)

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NJ Devils Seating Chart

Prudential Center Hockey Seating Chart

Prudential Center Basketball Seating Chart

Prudential Center Basketball Seating Chart

Prudential Center End Stage Seating Chart

Prudential Center End Stage Seating Chart

Prudential Center Center Stage Seating Chart

Prudential Center Center Stage Seating Chart

Prudential Center Half House Concert Seating Chart

Prudential Center Half House Concert Seating Chart


General Venue Information

Directions

From New Jersey Turnpike:
• Take exit 15E (Newark/Jersey City), follow signs to Raymond Blvd. At the stop light make a right and proceed about 2 miles to Mulberry Street (Downtown Newark).
• Turn left onto Mulberry St.
• Continue past Market Street and Edison Place, Prudential Center is on the right.

From Garden State Parkway South
• Take exit 145, follow signs to Route 280 East Harrison/Newark.
• Take exit 15A (Route 21/Downtown Newark).
• Make right and proceed for ½ mile on Route 21 until the Market Street intersection.
• Make a right at the light onto Market Street.
• Make a left at the next light at the intersection of Market Street and Mulberry, Prudential Center is on the right.

From Garden State Parkway North/Route 78
• Take exit 142 (Route 78), follow Route 78 east to exit 58A and follow signs for Rt. 1 and 9 North and then proceed to Rt. 21 North (McCarter Highway).
• Continue north on Rt. 21 for approximately 1.5 miles. At the Market Street intersection, make a left onto Market Street.
• Make a left at the next light at the intersection of Market Street and Mulberry, Prudential Center is on the right.

From Newark Liberty International Airport
• Follow signs for Rt. 1 and 9 North and follow directions above for Garden State Parkway North.

From New York City
• From George Washington Bridge or Lincoln Tunnel follow signs to New Jersey Turnpike South.
• Follow directions above for New Jersey Turnpike.

Parking

For all parking questions please visit www.prucenter.com or to purchase advance parking visit clickandpark.com

Public Transportation
Traveling to Prudential Center by Public Transit (Path, Train, Bus or Light Rail) please plan your trip in advance by consulting a timetable and make sure to check return departure times as some service does not operate after midnight. To ease your trip, purchase your return rail ticket when you begin your trip. You can use your rail ticket for free travel on connecting bus or light rail service in Newark.

Tickets, Fares and Customer Information
For more information on services and fares to Prudential Center on NJ TRANSIT, visit njtransit.com or call (800) 772-2222. For details on PATH visit panynj.gov. or call (800) 234-PATH (7284).

By PATH
Just minutes from Newark Penn Station, PATH provides service every 10-15 minutes for arena-goers from Manhattan, Hoboken, and Jersey City.

By Light Rail
Newark Light Rail operates between Broad Street Station (adjacent to the Newark Broad Street Station) and Newark Penn Station and between Grove Street Station in Bloomfield and Newark Penn Station. Parking is available at Grove Street Station, however, spaces are limited during normal business hours on weekdays. Prudential Center is within walking distance of Newark Penn and Military Park stations.

Walking from Newark Penn Station to Prudential Center
Prudential Center is just two blocks from Newark Penn Station. Look for directional signs at the station to guide your walk.

From train platforms
Follow signs to a stairway at the end of the platform leading to Market Street. At the bottom of the stairs bear left and walk two blocks to Mulberry Street. Turn left on Mulberry Street. Prudential Center will be on your right.

From the Main Waiting Room
Exit the station at Market Street, walking along Raymond Plaza West and turning right on Market Street. Walk two blocks to Mulberry Street and turn left. Prudential Center will be on your right.

From Newark Light Rail
Take the escalator to the main level and follow signs to the waiting room. Exit the station at the Market Street exit, following the directions noted from the main waiting room.

From the bus lanes
Walk along the pedestrian walkway adjacent to the station building until you reach Raymond Plaza West and turn left. Turn right when you reach Market Street and walk two blocks to Mulberry Street. Make a left at Mulberry Street. Prudential Center will be on your right.

Or enter the station and follow the signs to the main waiting room. Exit the station at the Market Street exit, following the directions noted for the main waiting room.

Box Office Numbers

(973) 757-6600

Prudential Center Box Office is located inside the arena at the corner of Mulberry and Edison Place. You can enter from the corner of Mulberry and Edison Place, next to the glass cylinder.

Box Office Hours

Box Office hours are 11:00AM-6:00PM, Monday-Friday. and closed on Saturday and Sundays. (with the exception of weekend events, then the box office will open at 11am the day of that event). The box office will remain open 1 hour after an event begins.

Types of Payment Accepted

American Express, Visa, Mastercard, Cash

Will Call

Patrons can pickup their tickets the day of the show only. Box Office opens at 11:00am

Accessible Seating

Accessible seating is currently being handled through Ticketmaster Phones. Please call 201-507-8900 to purchase accessible seating.

General Rules

Small, non-professional still cameras may be brought into Prudential Center. Please note that for certain events cameras may not be allowed into the arena. Video, audio, and professional camera and recording devices are prohibited.

Children Rules

Children who have celebrated their first birthday are required to have a ticket.

Miscellaneous

For additional information, please visit www.prucenter.com