Pensacola Bay Cen er formerly Pensacola Civic Center Tickets
Florida’s famous concert destination and sporting center; Pensacola Bay Center is proud to bring you another set of amazing shows for 2013. Having presented various successful events in the past, the management is getting even better by the day. To experience the dynamic and world-class facilities the venue has to offer, book your Pensacola Bay Center formerly Pensacola Civic Center tickets now.
For the past 28 years, Pensacola Bay Center has been bringing the residents as well as the visitors numerous world-class events. With a huge capacity of approximately 8,100 people for sports events and 12,000 people for non-sports events, the venue covers a vast area of 23,000 square feet in total.
Previously Pensacola has been the host for many marvelous events. The venue is owned by Escambia County and run by the SMG Management and ever since its formation in 1985, it has strived to bring memorable and enjoyable events to its audience. In the year 1988 Eastern Indoor Soccer Leagues Pensacola Flyers played a season while various other events such as wrestling matches and rodeos also took place. PBC has also been home to the United States Roller Skating National Championship s more than once.
In the year 1990 Janet Jackson kicked off her Rhythm National World Tour at PBC. The dress rehearsals for the event contributed 7,600 tickets to charity which were sold out in less than an hour. Apart from that, Michael Jackson rehearsed for his Bad World Tour in 1988 for a month. He however did not perform in front of the public at PBC and thus deprived the venue of possibly the biggest concert it could ever host. The first band to ever perform at Pensacola was KISS. Their show was a super success and the band continues to perform at PBC every time it is on its North American tour. Several other popular names of the music industry have utilized the arena for rehearsals before embarking on tours owing to the venue’s cheap renting charges and wide space. Those artists include Van Halen, Page & Plant, David Bowle, Rush and AC/DC.
In 1994, PBC became home to the largest ever Rock For Choice concert. The mega event was arranged by the renowned band L7and was headlined and promoted by Pearl Jam. Following its success, in 2000 Britney Spears opened her Crazy 2K Tour which also turned out to be a massive hit. So whether it’s a concert, a hockey game or a musical, Pensacola Bay Center is the perfect venue for any kind of event. If you haven’t experienced it yet, you have surely been missing out on a lot. But there is nothing to worry about as there are plenty of upcoming events arranged for you. Grab your Pensacola Bay Center formerly Pensacola Civic Center tickets now to enjoy them and take home with you an unforgettable experience.