The Pavilion is a 6,500-seat multi-purpose arena in Villanova, Pennsylvania. It was built in 1986. It is home to the Villanova University Wildcats basketballteam. An arena is a circular or oval shaped public space (akin to a classical amphitheatre), designed to showcase theater, musical performances, or sporting events. ... Villanova is an unincorporated community in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. ... 1986 is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Villanova University is a private university in Villanova, Pennsylvania, a part of Radnor Township, Pennsylvania, a suburb northwest of Philadelphia on the Pennsylvania Main Line. ... Basketball Basketball is a ball sport in which two teams of five players each try to score points by throwing a ball through a hoop. ... A team comprises any group of people or animals linked in a common purpose. ...
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Pavilion lies about 20 miles upstream from Lillooet at the outlet into the Fraser Canyon of the valley of Pavilion Creek, which begins in the karst landscape of Marble Canyon and connects through via Lower Hat Creek towards rhe Cariboo Highway and the main part of the Interior.
Pavilion Mountain as a land-mass is the southern terminus of the Marble Range, which continues up the Fraser past Jesmond to Dog Creek and forms the east wall of the Fraser Canyon throughout this stretch.
Pavilion is generally considered to be the eastern and northern extremity of the Lillooet country, and this area also marks the boundary between the St'at'imc (Lillooet) and Secwepemc (Shuswap) peoples and languages; the native people of Pavilion call themselves the Tskwaylaxw Nation and are related to both Lillooet and St'at'imc peoples.
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