Driving

I-295 to Portland. Take Exit #7, Franklin Street. Go through 4 sets of traffic lights. Turn right at the 5th light, onto Middle Street. The Cross Insurance Arena (formerly the Cumberland County Civic Center) is 3 traffic lights ahead on the right.

For patrons using internet direction websites or GPS please use 45 Spring St. as your end location, or you may enter the intersection of Spring St. and Center St.

Public Transportation

Most regional bus routes travel within a few blocks of the Cross Insurance Arena (formerly the Cumberland County Civic Center).
Travel to/from Portland, South Portland, Westbrook, Falmouth and Southern Maine to events.
METRO Route #5 provides bus service from the Jetport and Portland Transportation Center (PTC-Amtrak/DownEaster and Jetport).

METRO Bus – 207-774-0351 / www.gpmetrobus.com
South Portland City Bus – 207-767-5556 / www.southportland.org
ShuttleBus – ZOOM – 207-282-5408 / www.shuttlebus-zoom.com

Parking

The Spring Street Parking Garage is adjacent to the Cross Insurance Arena (formerly the Cumberland County Civic Center). Parking is available in this garage for patrons with disabilities. The Spring Street Garage is managed by the City of Portland and rates vary depending on events. Please call (207) 874-2842 for rate information. There is a privately owned parking garage across Spring Street next to the Holiday Inn by the Bay and a large parking lot located at the corner of Spring Street and Center Street. Although the privately owned lots are open for most Cross Insurance Arena events, they may not be open for all events. Rates vary depending on the event and are controlled by the property owners. For more information, visit the Portland Downtown District's parking web page.

  • Come to the @MarinersOfMaine  this Saturday and be part of our 2nd annual Teddy Bear Toss.  All Teddy Bears will be donated to local Fire Departments. #TBT 🎫 https://bit.ly/33GeLgb      
  • REMINDER! The Impractical Jokers show regularly scheduled for December 5 was rescheduled to June 18.  Tickets purchased for the December 5 show are valid for the June 18 date.  For returns, call Ticketmaster at 800.853.8000. 🎫 https://bit.ly/309YbHL      
  • Hoppy Holidays to you & yours! 🎄🕎🎆🍻 Sample 120+ craft beers from over 60 breweries while enjoying live music, delicious food, and fun games at Portland On Tap Jan. 25. Grab a group of 10+ friends & receive a discount. DM us for more info!
#portlandontap
#portlandme
#portlandmaine
#craftbeer
#beerfest      
  • SAVE 25% on to see the Xtreme International Ice Racing on January 18.  Discount available now through December 2 at 10pm. 🏍️ 🏁 🎫 http://bit.ly/XiiR20      
  • Happy Birthday Mickey and Minnie Mouse! 🎂 🎁 🎊 Celebrate memories with a group of 10+ at @DisneyOnIce on Dec. 19-22 and save on tickets. To book your group contact Lauren.Dobrynski@spectraxp.com or call 207-791-2235.
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#disneyonice #celebratememories #portlandme #happybirthdaymickey #happybirthdayminnie #mickeymouse #minniemouse      
  • SHOW ANNOUNCEMENT! @AJRBrothers are coming to Portland on May 13.  Tickets go on sale Friday, November 22 and start at $29.75. .
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#CrossArena #PortlandME #AJRBrothers      
  • JUST ANNOUNCED 🌟🧡💗🎀💙💜 @Nickelodeon’s @itsJoJoSiwa D.R.E.A.M. The Tour will stop in Portland on May 5th! Tickets go on sale Friday, Nov. 22 at noon.      
  • NEW SHOW ANNOUNCEMENT! @Kanebrown_music bringing his Worldwide Beautiful Tour to Portland on March 5! Tickets go on sale Friday, November 15. He will be joined with @Russelled and @iamchrislane. 🎵 🎸 🎤 🤠 .
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#WorldwideBeautifulTour #PortlandME #VisitPortland #CrossArena      
  • You're invited to take part in the sunniest and funniest street celebration in @sesamestreetlive Let’s Party! on March 21 and March 22. Tickets go on sale November 12! 🎉 🎈 🎊 🎉 🎈 🎊
#PortlandME
#SesameStreetLive
#LetsParty      
  • Thanks to all who came out to @aromajoescoffee Community Skate today! It was the perfect way to close out October. 🌈⛸☕️🍦🏒✨      
  • TODAY! We are opening our doors 1-3pm for a community skate! ➡️ for details.
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@marinersofmaine @aromajoescoffee @giffordsmaine @q979maine      
  • Throwing it all the way back to this past Saturday were @thebandghost and @nothingmoremusic rocked the arena. 📸 @xtremeaerialview .
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#CrossArena #thebandghost #VisitPortland #portlandmaine #downtownportland #TBT      
  • JUST ANNOUNCED! @JimGaffigan is bringing his PALE TOURIST Tour to Portland on May 31.  Tickets go on sale at 10AM on Friday, October 25. #PaleTouristTour      
  • Hands up if you had a good time at the concert this past weekend. @hotradiomaine . 🙌🙌
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📸 @xtremeaerialview      
  • It's GAME DAY! The season starts tonight for the @MarinersOfMaine.  Come to the game tonight and get a free magnet schedule.
🚪 6:15
🏒 7:15
🍺 $3 Bud Light Drafts until the start of the 2nd
#MakeWaves      
  • Best Monday news ever... 🍺🍺 Portland On Tap returns Jan. 25th!
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Pick from two GA sessions or go VIP early-access to sample 120+ craft beers from over 60 breweries. Tickets are on sale now [link in bio]! Or DM us to book your group of 10+ & save on admission #portlandontap #portlandme      
  • We couldn't pick just one, so here are a few of our favorite @marinersofmaine group memories from last season! 🏒 ⛸️ 💥
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Exclusive fan experiences & discounts are available for groups of 10+. Reserve your seats through the Group Sales Department: 207-791-2235
#portlandme #makewaves      
  • @blackbearhockey makes their only trip to Portland on Jan. 4 as they take on University of Nebraska Omaha! Tickets on sale now!      
  • Ever wonder what life is like as a Professional Bull Rider? Bryan Titman, currently holding the #60 spot in the overall @pbr standings, will join us tomorrow to answer your questions! Ask him a question in the comments and one random person will WIN 4 tickets to the show on Friday 9/27. Winner will be chosen at 11am on 9/26.
#TitmanTakeover
#pbrportland
#portlandchuteout
#velocitytour      
  • Here for this! Tag your slime twin below ⬇️🐍 @thuggerthugger1 & @machinegunkelly will play Oct. 12. Link in bio for tix.
#Repost @machinegunkelly with @get_repost
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i asked twin how big we goin with this tour, he said “Justin Bieber Big” 📈@thuggerthugger1 🐍 #JustinBieberBigTour starts in TORONTO next week 📍😈😵      
  • ON SALE NOW! @ImpracticalJokersofficial       
  • Individual tickets to @MarinersofMaine second season are on sale now.  Advance tickets start at $18 for adults.  For tickets >> https://bit.ly/2Lwi2ZM
Marquee Games Include...
Home Opener - October 11
Skate w/Team - November 2
Wes McCauley Night - November 15
Teddy Bear Toss - December 7
Pride Night - February 8
Miracle Night - February 23
Throwback Night - March 6
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#MakeWaves🌊  #MarinersHockey #PortlandME #CrossArena #MaineMariners      
  • JUST ANNOUNCED! @TheTenderloinsOfficial are coming to the Cross Insurance Arena on December 5.  Tickets will go on sale Friday, September 20 at 10AM.      
  • ✌️ weeks until PBR brought to you locally by General Dynamics Bath Iron Works. 📸 @Capturethis207      
  • Today is #NationalTailgateDay & the perfect day to reserve your spot for the PBR Tailgate! Package includes 1️⃣ ticket to the 7PM @PBR show, 2️⃣ drink tickets, apps, meet & greet, and behind-the-scenes tour 🎟️ https://bit.ly/2UAmucG