First Arena Update

by Jon Kliment

The First Arena will be closing the Rec Rink in accordance with Governor Andrew Cuomo’s directive beginning at 8pm tonight, March 16th, 2020.


All activities scheduled prior to 8 pm will go on as scheduled, however after 8 pm all activities are postponed until further notice.


“We will follow the Governor’s directive in this matter as it is of the utmost importance to us as an organization that the community of Elmira remains safe and healthy in this uncertain time. However, when we are able to do so the First Arena will be open and be back to its regular schedule of fun and exciting community friendly events.” Robbie Nichols said about the shut down.


Further details will be released as they become available.