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Hotels Near BB&T Center in Plantation Florida


This indoor arena located near the popular Sawgrass Mills Mall in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, is home to the Florida Panthers Hockey Team and a wide variety of concerts and events. The BB&T Center is one of the largest sports and entertainment venues in Florida and among the best in the world. With over 200 events and two million people in attendance each year, it’s ranked as one of the top 10 venues in the U.S. Only 8 miles from the Renaissance Fort Lauderdale-Plantation Hotel, getting to the BB&T center is a breeze. It also makes it convenient to save on parking by taking an Uber or taxi when attending an event or game. If you’re driving or need more information on directions, then you can find it here.

The BB&T Center is surrounded by many other attractions. Shopping and dining is right across the street at the Sawgrass Mills Mall, the largest single story mall in the U.S. Museums, casinos, and outdoor activities are also nearby.


The BB&T Center hosts a variety of events and offers premium seating to make your experience even more memorable:

  • Sporting events, circuses, concerts, and trade shows
  • Many well-known performers such as The Who and Lady GaGa have performed at the BB&T center for a show.
  • The arena features 70 suites complete with wet bars, averaging over 650 square feet, and there are 2,623 club seats also available.
  • Choose between Club Lexus, Corona Beach House, and the luxury suite when choosing premium seating as each one offers unique perks to make your game or event unforgettable.

This arena is one of the most modern and advanced in the country and the lineup for this year’s concerts is stacked with some of the most today’s most popular artists.

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