Fiserv Forum Ranks in Top 25 of North American Arenas in Ticket Sales
According to Pollstar’s Newly Released Mid-Year List
MILWAUKEE (July 3, 2019) – Fiserv Forum ranks in the top 25 of arena venues in North America in ticket sales, according to Pollstar’s newly released mid-year list.
The ranking includes events that occurred from Nov. 22, 2018 – May 22, 2019. During that period, Milwaukee’s new world-class venue sold 248,216 non-Bucks and Marquette tickets, which also garnered Fiserv Forum a spot in the top 40 worldwide and top 20 in the U.S. Fiserv Forum opened its doors on Aug. 26, 2018.
“We are elated that Fiserv Forum has quickly emerged as one of the world’s most popular venues for fans and artists alike,” said Fiserv Forum General Manager Raj Saha. “This is further validation of live entertainment and events in Milwaukee on a year-round basis. We are excited for our upcoming events and look to continuously announce more content.”
Since The Killers opened Fiserv Forum with a sold-out show, the arena has held 59 non-Bucks and Marquette events, including Justin Timberlake, Travis Scott, P!nk, Cher, UFC and WWE Live. The venue’s biggest week yet took place in mid-October when it hosted five sold-out events in five straight nights consisting of Metallica, Foo Fighters, the Eagles, the Bucks home opener and Twenty One Pilots. Fiserv Forum has welcomed more than 1.5 million fans to all events since opening.
On tap for 2019, Fiserv Forum will host major acts such as Ariana Grande, Elton John, Celine Dion, Heart, Mary J. Blige and Nas, and Jurassic World Live.
About Fiserv Forum
Fiserv Forum is a preeminent sports and entertainment arena in downtown Milwaukee that opened on Aug. 26, 2018. Designed by Populous, Eppstein Uhen Architects and HNTB, the venue offers incomparable sightlines, customer service, technology and amenities. Fiserv Forum includes 17,341 seats for basketball and up to 18,000 for concerts, with 34 luxury suites and three clubs. The new venue hosts a diverse variety of events, including the Milwaukee Bucks, Marquette University men’s basketball, major concerts, family shows and other sports and entertainment events, and has been selected to host the 2020 Democratic National Convention. In addition to Fiserv, Founding Partners for Fiserv Forum include BMO Harris Bank, Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin, Johnson Controls and Miller Brewing Company.
For more information on Fiserv Forum, please visit: fiservforum.com.
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