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Good concert venue

Get seated early and you might get an upgrade! Seats and atmosphere were comfortable. A little... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
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Great stuff

We have been coming here for a long time. Mainly river men games, but we also loved seeing the... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2018
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The Peoria Civic Center is an SMG-managed facility in Peoria, IL. We are home to Bradley Braves Men's Basketball, concerts, comedians, conventions, Broadway productions, family shows and more! The Peoria Civic Center is an SMG managed facility in...more
201 SW Jefferson Ave, Peoria, IL 61602-1448
+1 309-680-3500
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Get seated early and you might get an upgrade! Seats and atmosphere were comfortable. A little cramped for standing and dancing to the music.

Thank saraw0418
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I attended a business conference on the weekend and they didn’t bother to open the information desk or any of the other common areas. The air conditioning wasn’t turned on in the hallways and there was nobody at the information desk even though most attendees...More

Thank Joe3cpa
Reviewed 19 July 2018

We have been coming here for a long time. Mainly river men games, but we also loved seeing the Peoria pirates ply. Yes, an arena league team

Thank LordRaiden
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

Attended a conference this week at this venue with about 400+ persons in attendance ! Clean spacious venue with nice layout ! There was outdoor access and chairs and tables in the public space to have causal conversation and meet friends ! While the meeting...More

Thank Stephanie G
Reviewed 24 May 2018

Good Parking across the street. 7 bucks. Don't get the 18 buck parking pass from Ticket Master! Seating in the Box seats was awesom. Worth the Price. I have back problems,and could stand whenever I wanted. Lot's of room. Floor seating looked like it had...More

Thank Michael R
Reviewed 5 May 2018

The Civic Center is easy to find ,Plenty of parking that is well lighted at night not to mention secure, There is plenty of room to wander around inside whether attending an event at the Stadium or theatre.Nice clean restrooms are available through out the...More

Thank dakotajude73
Reviewed 6 April 2018

So nice for a concert because it is a smaller venue. So much better than driving into Chicago. Nice hotels close by and just so relaxed and easy getting into and out of the concert. Would definitely recommend.

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Reviewed 19 March 2018

Have attended for several years for high school basketball. Several entrances and areas to congregate outside of the actual arena. Location of the "Experience" is nice for fans.

Thank CyndD
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Came with a 2 hockey teams we played on the ice.the place was spotless and the staff was accommodating and attentive to our needs as well as friendly and professional.made our time on the ice a memorable one besides winning. also we stayed that night...More

Thank luna6373
Reviewed 9 March 2018 via mobile

Seating could of been better but what do you expect with buying from ticket master .every seat is specified as orchestra pit on the ground level ,sound was good though

Thank Susan P
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Bridget F
22 August 2018|
Response from Michael R | Reviewed this property |
There are seats for all ticket holders
Libby C
3 November 2016|
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Response from catstheword | Reviewed this property |
The seat was fine(I too am plus size)...but they are squeezed in for maximum they could get in the theatre. I was on main floor and arm to arm with next seat occupiers!
28 October 2016|
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Response from Andy734 | Reviewed this property |
There are a few down along the river... Kellehers, Rhythm Kitchen, Hooters.