American Airlines Center

Basketball, Hockey, Music Venue
2500 Victory Ave (at All-Star Way & N Houston St)
Dallas, TX 75219

Tips

  • I built this place! This is the house that Dirk built! Dirk Nowitzki
  • Watch a Dallas Stars game
  • It was built not only as the home of the Dallas Stars & the Dallas Mavericks, but also for other entertainment. Special features include retractable seating and more than $3 million in public art.
  • The lobby's South Entrance features American Airlines planes dangling from the ceiling.
  • Fanatic Fact: Two members of the Dallas Stars' 1999 Stanley Cup winning team are now working in the head office: Joe Niewendyk (General Manager) & Brett Hull (Executive V.P., Alternate Governor).
  • Steer clear of the nachos.
  • The outdoor patio of the Jack Daniel's Old No' 7 club has some world-class people watching before and after games. And cocktails. You're welcome.
  • Start a chant!
  • See that hottie two rows down? Her boyfriend just got escorted out. Now's your chance. #DontBlowIt
  • The American Airlines Center was designed to be the heart of a new urban, commercial area designed to reinvigorate the city of Dallas called Victory Park.
  • Top Dining Options: Grill Zone at Sections 106 and 118; Big Dawgs at Sections 101, 112, 301, 318; Fast Break at Sections 104, 116, 307, 324; Jack Daniel's Old No. 7 Club; El Jimador Tequila Bar.
  • #tacobueno now available by section 105!!!
  • At Stars games, the US & Canadian national anthems are performed by the beautiful and talented Celena Rae. Stars fans have a tradition during the singing of the US anthem that no other team can have.
  • Yell "stars" during the anthem... Even if you're in the bathroom.
  • Yelling STARS during the star spangled banner never gets old
  • Take Dart! It drops you off right at the door and is WAY cheaper than parking.
  • Be ON TIME to Stars and Mavs games! So annoying how everyone in Dallas is more worried about the looks than the our National Anthem! Go STARS!!!
  • Students: show your student ID an hour before Dallas Stars games and get discounted tickets!
  • Did you know that AAC has many special features include retractable seating and more than $3 million in public art? That....and AAC is home to the Dallas Mavericks and the Dallas Stars!
  • Take the TRE light rail to the arena, WAY less stressful that having to deal with parking and it drops you off right in front!

Nearby places

2500 Victory Ave (in American Airlines Center)
2501 N Houston St
3030 Olive St (at AT&T Plaza)