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Patriot Center

Concerts and Events at the George Mason University Patriot Center


Patriot Center
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The Patriot Center, a 10,000-seat arena located on the campus of George Mason University, hosts some of today’s hottest events with past concerts by performers such as Sting, Prince, R.E.M., James Taylor, Bruce Springsteen and Pearl Jam. Annual events at the Patriot Center include the Ringling Brothers & Barnum and Bailey Circus, The Harlem Globetrotters, Sesame Street Live, Disney On Ice and The Wiggles. A recent $10 million renovation added new concession stands, new bathrooms, a new box office and a new façade for the concourse and entrances.

George Mason University
4500 Patriot Circle
Fairfax, Virginia

The Patriot Center is located six miles West of the Capital Beltway, just off Braddock Road, Route 620. A parking fee is included in the ticket price and there is plenty of parking available for most events. The closest Metro station is the Vienna station. Metro bus and the Fairfax CUE bus system both stop at the George Mason University campus. Be sure to check schedules as many events end past the time the buses stop running.

Tickets to most performances are available through Ticketmaster.com

You may also find premium seating at TicketsNow.com


Restaurants Near the Patriot Center

Brion's Grille - 10621 Braddock Road (703) 352-7272‎
Fat Tuesday's - 10673 Braddock Road (703) 385-5717
Cafe IMA - 10645 Braddock Road (703) 278-9123
Bernies Delicatessen & Gourmet Market - 4328 Chain Bridge Road (703) 691-1269
Coyote Grille - 10266 Main Street (703) 591-0006 ‎
Villa Mozart - 4009 Chain Bridge Road (703) 691-4747
The Auld Shebeen - 3971 Chain Bridge Road (703) 293-9600 ‎
Hard Times Café - 4069 Chain Bridge Road (703) 267-9590
Bellissimo Ristorante - 10403 Main Street (703) 293-2367 ‎
Red Hot and Blue - 4150 Chain Bridge Road (703) 218-6989
Courtside Thai Cuisine - 3981 Chain Bridge Road (703) 934-8880 ‎
Bollywood Bistro - 3955 Chain Bridge Road (703) 273-0031 ‎
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