CONSOL Energy Center Ranks No. 10 in the WorldJun 13, 2012
CONSOL Energy Center ranks #10 in the world in concert and event gross revenues, according to Venues Today Magazine.
The Pittsburgh arena also ranks #5 in the U.S. – trailing only a handful of major venues, including Madison Square Garden in New York and the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
The Venues Today rankings were based on concert and event grosses from Oct. 16, 2011 through May 15, 2012.
Upcoming events include Roger Waters on July 3, Rod Stewart and Stevie Nicks on July 28, American Idol Live on Aug. 14, Rush on Sept. 11. Madonna on Nov. 6, Justin Bieber on Nov. 20 and Carrie Underwood on Nov. 27.
The top grossing arenas in the world:
1. O2 Arena, London
2. Madison Square Garden, New York
3. Staples Center, Los Angeles
4. 02 World, Berlin
5. Bell Centre, Montreal
6. Allphones Arena, Sydney
7. HP Pavilion, San Jose
8. Coliseo de Puerto Rico, San Juan
9. Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas
10. CONSOL Energy Center, Pittsburgh