10 Reasons You Need To Attend An Event At The Barclays Center


Last night, the new Barclays Center in Brooklyn officially opened it’s doors—with Jay-Z putting on a larger-than-life performance as the arena’s first act.

From the “all black everything” decor, to the jaw-dropping size of the arena—which comfortably seats 19,000 heads—there’s almost too many things to love about BK’s modern day Atlantic Avenue monument.

VIBE was there to experience it all, so we can tell you better than anyone why you must make your way to Barclays. Believe us, you have every reason to go, whether you’re catching Rihanna’s Diamonds Tour next May or to see the Brooklyn Nets work toward the NBA Finals.

Check out VIBE’s 10 reasons you need to head to Barclays in the following gallery: