News & Updates
On Saturday, November 2, Slayer - Tom Araya/bass and vocals, Kerry King/guitars, Gary Holt/guitars, and Paul Bostaph/ drums - will set off on The Final Campaign, the seventh and final leg of its farewell world tour. This last hurrah will start at the Explore Asheville Arena in Asheville, North Carolina, and see the band taking its goodbye bow at the Los Angeles Forum on Saturday, November 30. The tour will stop in Colorado Springs at The Broadmoor World Arena on Wednesday, November 20.
Founded in 1972, Steely Dan has sold more than 40 million albums worldwide and helped define the soundtrack of the ‘70s with hits such as “Reelin’ in the Years,” “Rikki Don’t Lose That Number,” “F.M.,” “Peg,” “Hey Nineteen,” “Deacon Blues,” and “Babylon Sisters,” from their seven platinum albums issued between 1972 and 1980 – including 1977’s sold-out tours (that continue through today).
with Crowder and Micah Tyler
MercyMe was named Top Christian Artist at the 2018 Billboard Music Awards, scored their sixth GRAMMY® nomination, was the top winner at the fan-fueled K-LOVE Fan Awards, including a win for Artist of the Year, and won their seventh American Music Award. The group was also the 2017 GMA Dove Award Winner for Artist Of The Year.
The Broadmoor World Arena and Pikes Peak Center announce partnership with Goat Patch Brewing Company
As they continue to support and partner with local businesses in Colorado Springs, The Broadmoor World Arena and Pikes Peak Center for the Performing Arts are thrilled to announce their new partnership with Goat Patch Brewing Company.
“Centerplate is excited about our new local beer partner Goat Patch Brewing Company. It is always nice to have the local guys as partners and to help them build their brand,” said Kyle Kovalik, General Manager for Centerplate, the venues’ in-house catering and concession partner. ”We are looking forward to pouring their beers for our guests at our upcoming events.”
The 11th Annual U.S. Open Taekwondo Hanmadang will take place Friday, July 26 and Saturday, July 27, 2019 at The Broadmoor World Arena. The U.S. Open Taekwondo Hanmadang was created by the 1988 U.S. Olympic Head Coach Grandmaster Sang Lee and founder of the U.S. Taekwondo Center. The Honorary Organizing Committee Chairman is Mr. Bill Hybl.
On Sunday, May 5, the highly-anticipated 4th Annual Food Truck Cook-Off will take place at The Broadmoor World Arena from 11a.m.-4p.m. Due to its increasing popularity over the last three years, this year there will be double the trucks, double the space, double the taste!
With “Dance Macabre” becoming the band's third #1 single at rock radio, Grammy award-winning artist Ghost announces a six-week North American headline tour that will see the Swedish rock band’s elaborate rock theatre presentation metamorphose into a full-on arena production. Produced by Live Nation and billed as the “Ultimate Tour Named Death,” the outing is due to kick off Friday, September 13 in at the Rabobank Arena in Bakersfield, California, and will stop at The Broadmoor World Arena on Tuesday, October 1, 2019.
The Colorado Restaurant Association - Pikes Peak Chapter's 24th Annual Pikes Peak Food, Wine and Beer Expo presents, the "Taste of Pikes Peak" on Sunday, April 28,2019, at The Broadmoor World Arena from Noon - 3 PM.
Non-stop fun will be on the agenda from March 22-24, 2019, when four fan-favorite Disney stories visit Colorado Springs with Disney On Ice presents Worlds of Enchantment at The Broadmoor World Arena. This one-of-a-kind production will offer six performances over the three-day period.
AEG Presents and The Broadmoor World Arena are excited to announce JUDAS PRIEST Firepower 2019 Tour with URIAH HEEP
GABRIEL “FLUFFY” IGLESIAS TO BRING HIS “BEYOND THE FLUFFY” WORLD TOUR TO THE BROADMOOR WORLD ARENA ON APRIL 13, 2019
Comedian Gabriel Iglesias will be performing at The Broadmoor World Arena on Saturday, April 13, 2019, as part of his new 2019 “Beyond The Fluffy” World Tour. The tour kicks off February 8, 2019, at the Wagner Noel Performing Arts Center in Midland, Texas. Other cities on the tour include Dallas, Phoenix, Daytona, Nashville, Indianapolis and Salt Lake City.
Emmy-winning comedian Jim Gaffigan returns to Colorado Springs as part of his new worldwide tour, the Quality Time Tour, on April 26, 2019
The Ghosts of Christmas Eve The Best Of TSO And More
The highly-anticipated Trans-Siberian Orchestra (TSO) is returning to Colorado Springs with its multi-sensory extravaganza that has cemented the group’s status as a must-attend, multi-generational holiday tradition.
This year’s 20th anniversary tour, the Winter Tour 2018, is a presentation of TSO’s unforgettable “The Ghosts of Christmas Eve,” featuring founder/composer/lyricist Paul O’Neill’s timeless story of a runaway who finds her way into a mysterious abandoned theater. The national tour is set to begin on November 14 and will visit 65 cities across North America, for 100-plus performances.
Co-produced by Live Nation and Frank Productions, the Colorado Springs stop of what has been called the biggest rock event of the year will also feature global 2018 breakout rock band Bad Wolves, Swedish heavy weights In Flames and chart toppers From Ashes To New. The artists are also dominating the rock charts with their most current singles - Five Finger Death Punch at No. 7, Breaking Benjamin at No. 8, Bad Wolves at No. 16 and From Ashes To New at No. 3 this week.
VenuesNow names The Broadmoor World Arena and Pikes Peak Center’s Dot Lischick a Woman of Influence 2018
VenuesNow announced its 2018 Women of Influence award recipients, honoring The Broadmoor World Arena and Pikes Peak Center for the Performing Arts’ General Manager Dot Lischick as one of the five women selected this year.
I love The 90s Tour is coming to The Broadmoor World Arena on October 21! The full line up includes Vanilla Ice, Salt N Pepa with Spinderella, Rob Base, Coolio, and Young MC!
Longest hook shot, blindfolded shot, and most slam dunks in a minute among records broken
As the Harlem Globetrotters prepare to tip off their 2017 World Tour, the iconic team took a timeout for Guinness World Records Day. Only one year after setting seven official Guinness World Records titles, the Globetrotters broke a single-day total of nine records this year, including the longest basketball hook shot, a record previously held by internet trick shot group, Dude Perfect.
KORN and BREAKING BENJAMIN announced their co-headlining NOCTURNAL UNDERGROUND TOUR today. Produced by Live Nation, the Fall 2016 tour will kick off on Saturday, Sept. 24 in Fargo, ND and will make stops throughout the U.S. Motionless In White and Silver Snakes will join the tour as special guests.
Professional Bull Riders Return To The Broadmoor World Arena Rumble In the Rockies September 24-25,2016
On September 24-25, the world’s toughest athletes will ride into The Broadmoor World Arena for the PBR (Professional Bull Riders) Rumble in the Rockies, the 22nd stop on the 2016 PBR Built Ford Tough Series (BFTS), which at the season’s halfway point has seen television viewership rise 20 percent while setting 10 local attendance records.
The weekend will feature two days of non-stop, adrenaline-fueled, heart-stopping action, as bull riding’s Top 35 stars will wrestle with nearly 90 tons of solid bull, 8 seconds at a time, for $140,000 in total prize money and the precious points needed to become the $1 million 2016 PBR World Champion.
Congrats to One of Our Own Matt McClain, Event Services Manager, Broadmoor World Arena & Pikes Peak Center
The IAVM Foundation is Proud to Announce the 30|UNDER|30 Class of 2016
The International Association of Venue Managers Foundation (IAVMF) has selected the 2016 recipients for its 30|UNDER|30 program. This program is made possible thanks to co-founding program partners SearchWide and Ungerboeck Software Systems, along with IAVM Foundation donors.
As part of the Build an Amazing Future campaign focused on students, young professionals, and mid-level venue management, the 30|UNDER|30 program is designed to engage the best and brightest young professionals in the venue management industry by recognizing emerging leaders – and their talents – which help accelerate the industry and carry it into the future.
“IAVM and the IAVM Foundation continues to build an amazing future for young professionals in the venue management industry and the 30|UNDER|30 program continues to help lead those efforts,” said Mark Gnatovic, senior vice president of SearchWide and a Foundation Trustee. “The program selection process is not easy and each candidate has to be nominated and then submit a video application that is reviewed and scored by select industry leaders and Trustees. Those that earn the right to be recognized, truly earn the right. It’s inspiring and gratifying to see how creative and passionate these young professionals are. It will be fascinating to watch them as they develop into the future leaders of our industry.”
KISS: AMERICA’S # 1 GOLD RECORD AWARD WINNING GROUP OF ALL TIME ANNOUNCES HIGHLY ANTICIPATED 2016 SUMMER AMERICAN “FREEDOM TO ROCK” TOUR
America’s # 1 Gold Record Award Winning Group of all time KISS, has announced its 2016 Summer American “Freedom To Rock” Tour and will visit 35+ cities nationwide with more markets being announced soon. The long-awaited & highly anticipated “Freedom To Rock” Tour will kick off on July 7th in Boise, Idaho and will travel the country throughout July and August and will close September 10th in Huntington, West Virginia. Tickets will go on sale beginning Friday April 15th for all concert dates (The Grand Rapids, MI and Youngstown, OH shows go on sale Monday April 18th). Visit www.kissonline.com for more ticket information.
RINGLING BROS. AND BARNUM & BAILEY® PRESENTS CIRCUS XTREME AT THE BROADMOOR WORLD ARENA JUNE 9-12
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® Presents Circus XTREME features artists who redefine the word extreme in everything they do, magnifying traditional elements of the circus and combining them with never-before-seen spectacles, original fast-paced performances and incredibly hilarious moments. The multi-year tour offers extreme thrills, exotic animals and extraordinary performers that add up to the ultimate family entertainment experience.
DAKTRONICS UPGRADES MARQUEE TO 16 MILLIMETER LINE SPACING
BROOKINGS, S.D. – Aug. 17, 2015 – Daktronics (NASDAQ-DAKT) of Brookings, South Dakota, has partnered with The Broadmoor World Arena in Colorado Springs, Colorado, to replace their existing marquee display. The installation took place this summer and doubled the display’s resolution from 9,200 pixels to 18,400 pixels giving it the ability to show especially crisp wording and messages that are easier to read.
Venues Today, Names The Broadmoor World Arena a Top Stop
According to Venues Today 2015 summer rankings, The Broadmoor World Arena with a capacity just under 10,000, has once again been in top placement for a venue with note-worthy success. The magazine ranked the venue at #2 in the South West Region with trendsetting, record breaking attendance and premier management recognition.
Colorado Springs, CO- FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH and PAPA ROACH will co-headline at The Broadmoor World Arena, September 22. Tickets go on sale this Friday, May 22 at 10 a.m.
TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA ANNOUNCES FINAL PERFORMANCES OF CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED ROCK OPERA "THE LOST CHRISTMAS EVE"
2013 WINTER TOUR PLAYING ARENAS NATIONWIDE
TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA ANNOUNCES FINAL PERFORMANCES OF CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED ROCK OPERA "THE LOST CHRISTMAS EVE"
2013 WINTER TOUR PLAYING ARENAS NATIONWIDE - SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 16 | 3:00pm and 8:00pm | WORLD ARENA