Peoria - The Peoria Civic Center is earning a few accolades from some of the industry’s most notable magazines.
"Venues Today" and "Pollstar" ranked the Civic Center as a top venue and top ticketed event.
Jersey Boy's which rehearsed at the theater earned the top spot, grossing over one point four million dollars in revenue.
Plus the Civic Center hosts a range of sporting events from March Madness basketball to Rivermen hockey.
Jim Wetherington, the general manager of the Civic Center says the prestige is well earned.
“It's nice for the staff that work so hard to make sure that everything is right for everyone that comes in. It's just nice for the community as well to know they are supporting us as well.”
Upcoming shows at the Civic Center include the Peoria Symphony Orchestra, Flash Dance, and Crosby, Stills, and Nash.