Delaware 87ers Home Arena:
The Bob Carpenter Center
University of Delaware
631 S. College Avenue
Newark, DE 19716
Located near the northern tip of Delaware, Newark is easily reached from five major metropolitan centers:
- Wilmington (approximately 15 miles)
- Philadelphia (approximately 45 miles)
- Baltimore (approximately 60 miles)
- Washington, D.C. (approximately 100 miles)
- New York City (approximately 140 miles)
From the North and the East:
Take I-95 South to Delaware Exit 1-B – Route 896 North. Continue straight, and the Bob Carpenter Center will be on your right just after the Routes 4/896 intersection.
From the South and the West:
Take I-95 North to Delaware Exit 1 – Route 896 North. Continue straight on Route 896 North, and the Bob Carpenter Center will be on your right just after the Routes 4/896 intersection.
Alternate Route: Take I-95 North to Maryland Exit 109B – Route 279 north (also called Route 2). Proceed on this road which becomes Elkton Road, into Newark. Turn right at the intersection of Routes 2 (279) and 4. Turn left at intersection of Routes 4/896. The Bob Carpenter Center is located on the right.
Doors Open 1 Hour Prior to Tip-Off
At the game you will find a FREE Kids Zone filled with Inflatables, Arts & Crafts, Games, Facepainting & more!
Concessions are provided by the Bob Carpenter Center and include Hot Dogs, Hot Hoagies, Pizza, Funnel Cakes, Soft Pretzels, Popcorn, Nachos, Cookies, Candy, Chips, Soda, Gatorade, Water, Coffee and a Hot Dinner Platter available each night at the Smokehouse Selection Stand.
The “Player’s Lounge Beer Garden” is available to all fans 21 and older and offers beer selections and a unique view of the game.
The Bob Carpenter Club is open to Courtside Seat Holders only and provides an all-you-can-eat dinner buffet each night plus a cash bar. Join this exclusive club by reserving your Courtside Seats today and call 302-504-7587.