Allstate Arena Ranks Fifth in North America and 13th Worldwide
Journal & Topics
Oct. 11, 2019
Rosemont’s Allstate Arena ranks fifth in North America and 13th worldwide by Pollstar Magazine in its 2019 third quarter ticket sales report for arena venues, outperforming all other arenas in the Chicago area. Rosemont’s other live performance venue, the Rosemont Theatre, ranked 30th in North America and 37th worldwide for 2019 third quarter theater venue ticket sales.
Between Nov. 22, 2018 and Aug. 21, 2019, the Allstate Arena sold 527,545 tickets. During the same time period, the Rosemont Theatre sold 147,998 tickets.
“We are proud to host such a wide array of premier entertainment in Rosemont,” Rosemont Mayor Brad Stephens said. “We are grateful to our partners for making the Allstate Arena and Rosemont Theatre two of the top destinations in the world for entertainment programming.”
Opened in 1980 and operated by the Village of Rosemont, the 19,000-seat Allstate Arena attracts approximately 1.4 million visitors annually, presenting a variety of programming including concerts, sporting events and family shows. The home of the Chicago Wolves of the American Hockey League, the arena also hosts several regular touring shows such as World Wrestling Entertainment, the Harlem Globetrotters and Disney on Ice. Some of the arena’s upcoming events include Jurassic World Live and WWE’s Four-Event Package in November and The Jonas Brothers in December.
The 4,400-seat Rosemont Theatre hosts several theatrical productions, live concerts and family entertainment throughout the year. Also owned and operated by the village, the theater boasts a Grand Lobby, which can accommodate 1,700 seated guests for private events. Upcoming events at the Rosemont Theatre include Alessia Cara: The Pains of Growing Tour at the end of the month, Baby Shark Live in November, and A Pentatonix Christmas Tour and Mannheim Steamroller in December.