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Germain Arena marks tenth anniversary

Germain Arena, a top minor-league-hockey venue, quietly marks its 10th anniversary.Germain Arena, home to the Florida Everblades (ECHL) and other high-profile events, marks its 10th anniversary this month.

The Estero, Fla. arena has been host to sellout concerts from Cher and Elton John and was the venue when vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin visited the region during this fall’s elections.

But the biggest success story has to be the Everblades, a top draw in the ECHL. The Everblades are traditionally a top draw in that circuit; this season the team has attracted 44,978 fans in eight dates for an average of 5,622 per game.

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