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UPDATES REGARDING COVID-19
UPDATED MARCH 8, 2022: As a result of recent mandate changes made by the State of New Jersey for masks inside facilities and schools, on March 8, effective immediately and unless required otherwise by the artist or promoter of a particular show, guests will no longer be required to wear face masks to attend events at the CURE Insurance Arena. Mask use is still permitted based on fan/patron preference by those who chose to do so.
CIRQUE DU SOLEIL CANCELS CRYSTAL PERFORMANCES IN TRENTON, NJ DUE TO THE WORLDWIDE CORONAVIRUS PANDEMIC
Taking into consideration the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Center for Disease Control (CDC) recommendation for social distancing as well as the escalation of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic, CRYSTAL by Cirque du Soleil is cancelling its Trenton, NJ engagements, which were scheduled to take place at the CURE Insurance Arena from May 20th until May 24th 2020.
IMPORTANT MESSAGE REGARDING COVID-19
Today, New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy has issued a statewide recommendation banning gatherings of 250 people or more in order to reduce the spread of COVID-19. The safety and well-being of our employees, partners, performers, athletes and guests is our top priority. We will continue to follow recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and local authorities as the situation develops.
CURE Insurance Arena SUITE LIFE Sweepstakes
One (1) lucky winner will win 4 Suite Tickets, VIP Parking, 1 Order Of Chickie’s & Pete’s Crabfries®, 4 Case’s Pork Roll Sandwiches, and 4 sodas for every event at Cure Insurance Arena!* Plus, a Wawa Gift Basket, $25 Gift Card for Triumph Brewery and Killarney’s Publick House, and 4 Tickets To iPlay America. *Tickets valid March 2, 2020 through December 31, 2020. Please click "More Info" for official rules & regulations to the CURE Insurance Arena SUITE LIFE Sweepstakes.
CURE INSURANCE ARENA MAKES LIST OF TOP 200 VENUES WORLDWIDE
The CURE Insurance Arena which is operated by industry leader in venue management Spectra has been recognized as one of the “Top 200 Arena Venues in the world. The ranking of the top 200 busiest arenas by Pollstar, the leading worldwide trade publication for the concert indu stry, covers ticket sales worldwide from November 2018 to November 2019. CURE Insurance Arena ranked 12 in t he U S for Arenas with seating capacities of 10,000 or less, 171 in the world and 100 in the U S for all arena sizes which represents a considerable jum p for the mid sized venue as the arena was not ranked in 2018
NICKELODEON'S JOJO SIWA D.R.E.A.M. THE TOUR COMES TO NEW JERSEY IN 2020!
Nickelodeon star, YouTube sensation and 2019’s hottest breakthrough pop artist JoJo Siwa brings her wildly popular concert: Nickelodeon’s JoJo Siwa D.R.E.A.M. The Tour, to the CURE Insurance Arena in Trenton, NJ on Saturday, May 9, 2020. Tickets go on sale to the General Public on Friday, November 22, 2019 at 12:00pm through cureinsurancearena.com by phone at 800-298-4200 or in person at the CURE Insurance Arena Box at 81 Hamilton Ave, Trenton, NJ 08611.
A DAY TO REMEMBER BRINGS ‘THE DEGENERATES TOUR” TO CURE INSURANCE ARENA ON NOVEMBER 10
Today A Day To Remember announced The Degenerates Tour for Fall 2019 which includes a stop at CURE Insurance Arena on Sunday, November 10, 2019. Special guests I Prevail and Beartooth will join on most dates. A Day To Remember were recently featured on Marshmello’s single “Rescue Me,” making their first new music since 2016’s acclaimed Bad Vibrations.
CURE INSURANCE ARENA SECURES RANK ON POLLSTAR’S 2019 MID-YEAR WORLDWIDE TICKET SALES ‘TOP 200 ARENA VENUES’ LIST
Whether they visited for a family show, sporting event, comedy show, or concert, over 44,225 patrons have walked through the doors of the CURE Insurance Arena in the last six months, which places the arena 153rd Worldwide and 94th in the US on Pollstar’s 2019 Mid-Year Worldwide Ticket Sales ‘Top 200 Arena Venues’ List. This news breaks just as the arena gears up to celebrate their 20th Anniversary this October, celebrating 20 great years of entertainment in Capitol City.
SPECTRA REVEALS NEW LOGO TO CELEBRATE 20TH ANNIVERSARY
On October 6, 1999, Spectra first opened the doors to CURE Insurance Arena as Central Jersey’s premiere entertainment venue hosting concerts, sporting events, and family shows. This year we celebrate our 20th Anniversary, celebrating 20 successful years in Trenton, NJ.
HOT WHEELS™ MONSTER TRUCKS LIVE ANNOUNCES TOUR STOP AT CURE INSURANCE ARENA DECEMBER 27-29
Hot Wheels™ Monster Trucks Live will visit CURE Insurance Arena on December 27-29 for 4 performances. The inaugural tour launched in January, and brings the famous Hot Wheels™ Monster Trucks to life in a full-size, kid-focused, immersive Hot Wheels® experience for the first time ever!
FOR KING & COUNTRY BRINGS ‘BURN THE SHIPS’ TOUR TO CURE INSURANCE ARENA ON SEPTEMBER 26
– Two-time GRAMMY® award winning duo for KING & COUNTRY is heading back out on the road, as the 2019 Billboard Music Award nominees just announced the burn the ships | world tour: North America. The extensive run will see for KING & COUNTRY bring the bow of the proverbial “ship” to life with a thrilling new stage and lighting setup, and will hit arenas in major markets including CURE Insurance Arena in Trenton, NJ on Thursday, September 26, 2019.
GHOST BRINGS ‘THE ULTIMATE TOUR NAMED DEATH’ TO CURE INSURANCE ARENA ON OCTOBER 25
Grammy award-winning artist Ghost brings "The Ultimate Tour Named Death" to CURE Insurance Arena on October 25 with Special Guest Nothing More. Tickets go on sale Friday, April 5 at 10 AM through CUREInsuranceArena.com, by phone at 1-800-298-4200 or in person at the CURE Insurance Arena box office.
OLD DOMINION BRINGS “MAKE IT SWEET TOUR” TO CURE INSURANCE ARENA ON JUNE 1
Acclaimed reigning CMA & ACM “Vocal Group of the Year” country band Old Dominion brings their “Make It Sweet Tour” to CURE Insurance Arena on Saturday, June 1, 2019 at 7:30 PM with special guests Morgan Evans, Jimmie Allen and Ryan Griffin. Tickets go on sale Friday, February 8 at 10:00 AM through CUREInsuranceArena.com, by phone at 1-800-298-4200 or in person at the CURE Insurance Arena box office.
COMEDY SUPERSTAR JEFF DUNHAM BRINGS HIS ALL NEW “PASSIVELY AGGRESSIVE” INTERNATIONAL TOUR TO THE CURE INSURANCE ARENA ON SUNDAY, MARCH 17th (Unveiling brand-new characters!)
Comedian Jeff Dunham has announced the spring leg of his “PASSIVELY AGGRESSIVE” Tour, with his delightfully twisted cohorts; Peanut, Walter, José Jalapeño, Bubba J, and of course, Achmed the Dead Terrorist. The 56-city tour, which includes stops in the US and Canada will unveil a brand-new character… Or three!
SPECTRA LAUNCHES 2ND ANNUAL SUITE LIFE PROMOTION TO AWARD ONE LUCKY FAN WITH TICKETS TO EVERY EVENT AT CURE INSURANCE ARENA IN 2019
Spectra, the company that provides Venue Management, Food Services & Hospitality, and Corporate Partnerships at CURE Insurance Arena will launch the arenas largest promotion of the year today at noon, “The Suite Life”. For the 2nd year in a row, one lucky fan will be awarded with four suite tickets, four Chickie’s & Pete’s crab fries, four fountain sodas and one VIP parking spot for every event at CURE Insurance Arena in 2019. This year the winner will also receive $100.00 LYFT credit and $25.00 gift cards for WAWA, Triumph Brewing and ACE Hardware.
SPECTRA ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH BOYS & GIRLS CLUBS OF MERCER COUNTY AS NEW CONCOURSE ARTWORK IS REVEALED AT CURE INSURANCE ARENA
SPECTRA PARTNERS WITH LOCAL BOYS AND GIRLS CLUBS OF MERCER COUNTY TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL SUPPORT TO AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS; NEW MURAL PAINTINGS BY LOCAL ARTIST HIGHLIGHT HISTORICAL ICONS AND LANDMARKS THROUGHOUT COMMUNITY
CURE INSURANCE ARENA WELCOMED 25,000 FANS OVER FOUR-DAY SPAN
Thousands of fans visited CURE Insurance Arena this past weekend for the much anticipated return of Disney on Ice. Over the four-day span from January 3-6, close to 25,000 fans walked through the arena doors to see one of the seven performances of Disney on Ice 100 Years of Magic.
WWE SUPERSTARS RETURN TO TRENTON FOR WWE LIVE: ROAD TO WRESTLEMANIA ON MARCH 22
WWE Superstars will return to Trenton for WWE Live: Road to Wrestlemania at CURE Insurance Arena on Friday, March 22nd, 2019 at 7:30pm. WWE Live is set to feature favorite WWE Superstars live in action with main events including: Seth Rollins versus Dean Ambrose, Finn Balor and Elias versus Drew McIntyre and Bobby Lashley. Fans can also expect to see WWE Superstars Sasha Banks, Baron Corbin, AOP, Natalya, and more. *Lineup subject to change.
CURE INSURANCE ARENA HAULS AWAY HUNGER DURING 12th ANNUAL TOYOYA TUNDRA FOOD DRIVE
CURE Insurance Arena helped Toyota Haul Away Hunger for the 9th year in a row at the 12th Annual Toyota Tundra Food Drive. Over the events past eleven years, the Tri-State TDA (Toyota Dealership Association) has collected over 1.22 MM pounds of perishable and non-perishable food for Philabundance through each dealerships purchase of wholesale food provided by partners and sponsors. This year, over 360,000lbs., equivalent to over 180 tons of food, has been purchased by the Tri-State TDA Dealers, Toyota and the TDA’s partners.
JEFF DUNHAM ADDS NEW CHARACTERS TO PASSIVELY AGGRESSIVE TOUR
Jeff Dunham has added two brand new characters to his Passively Aggressive Tour that will be making a stop at CURE Insurance Arena on Sunday, March 17. Bring your family and friends to meet the new characters… Rich and Happy, the conjoined twins, and Larry, the Trump Advisor! If you saw the show two months ago, it is not the same show. If you saw the show eight months ago, it is certainly not the same show.
2CELLOS ‘LET THERE BE CELLO’ SHOW CANCELLED
Due to a scheduling conflict, 2CELLOS must cancel their upcoming show at CURE Insurance Arena in Trenton, NJ. They sincerely apologize for the inconvenience and look forward to making it up to their fans very soon. All tickets will be refunded at original point of purchase. If you purchased via credit card through cureinsurancearena.com or group sales, your credit card will automatically be refunded. If you purchased via cash at the CURE Insurance Arena Box Office, you will need to bring the tickets back to the Box Office in order to receive a refund.
2CELLOS BRING ‘LET THERE BE CELLO’ TOUR TO CURE INSURANCE ARENA ON APRIL 7
An international sensation since 2011’s rendition of Michael Jackson’s “Smooth Criminal” reached video viral fame on YouTube, Croatian cellists Luka Sulic and Stjepan Hauser, together known as 2CELLOS, have since created a name for themselves with their electric and dynamic playing style. The cellist duo will make their debut at CURE Insurance Arena on April 7, 2019 at 7 PM. Tickets go on sale Friday, October 12 at 10 AM.
SPECTRA COMPLETES MAJOR RENOVATIONS TO CURE INSURANCE ARENA IN PREPARATION FOR 2018-2019 EVENT SEASON
Refinished concourse floor and paint, complete website redesign, brand new full-color digital LED marquee, improved food and beverage offerings and more.
HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS BRING THEIR SPECTACULAR SHOW BACK TO TRENTON, NJ ON MARCH 2
On the heels of taking their unparalleled entertainment to capacity crowds overseas, the Harlem Globetrotters will return to North America with their one-of-a-kind show to Trenton, NJ at CURE Insurance Arena on Saturday, March 2, 2019 at 2 PM.
TRENTON INDOOR DIRT NATIONALS EXPANDS TO THREE DAYS
The second Annual East Coast Indoor Dirt Nationals has been expanded to a third night of racing to accommodate new racers interested in competing. The event featuring the 600cc wingless Micro Sprints will again be held at the CURE Insurance Arena in Trenton, N.J. with racing on Thursday, Friday and Saturday night December 13th - 15th. Racing will start at 7PM on Thursday and Friday, 5PM on Saturday.
'NEWSBOYS UNITED TOUR' ADDS 40 FALL DATES
Playing to capacity audiences during a history-making string of spring and summer shows, the unprecedented “Newsboys United Tour” has been extended through the end of the year. Encompassing 40 more U.S. cities this fall, an initial slate of dates was announced today, with additional shows forthcoming.
ROSLYN DASHIELL WINS INAUGURAL SUITE LIFE PROMOTION
Spectra by Comcast Spectacor, which provides Venue Management, Food Service & Hospitality and Partnerships to the CURE Insurance Arena, has announced the winner of “The Suite Life” sweepstakes, as Roslyn Dashiell of Willingboro, New Jersey.
CURE AUTO INSURANCE ACQUIRES NAMING RIGHTS TO SUN NATIONAL BANK CENTER AS PART OF NEW MULTI-YEAR SPECTRA PARTNERSHIPS AGREEMENT
Spectra by Comcast Spectacor today announced a new multi-year agreement with CURE Auto Insurance in which Mercer County’s 10,000-seat arena will immediately be renamed the CURE Insurance Arena. Terms of the deal were not announced.