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Twelve Spectra Venues Among Pollstar’s Top 200 Venues For The First Three Quarters Of 2016

Philadelphia, PA.

The Wells Fargo Center, the company’s flagship arena, based in Philadelphia, PA, ranked sixth in the United States and 16th overall.

Twelve Spectra by Comcast Spectacor properties are among the Top 200 performing arenas in the world, according to Pollstar Magazine for the first three-quarters of 2016. Pollstar’s rankings are based on worldwide ticket sales to concerts and traveling shows and excludesales generated from sporting events.

The Wells Fargo Center, the company’s flagship arena, based in Philadelphia, PA, ranked sixth in the United States and 16th overall with 354,103 visitors, a significant ranking considering the arena was closed from May 28 through August 19 to accommodate the Democratic National Convention.

Budweiser Gardens in London, ON, finished eighth in Canada, and 72nd overall with 147,631 visitors.

The FirstOntario Center in Hamilton, ON, finished ninth in Canada, and 84th overall with 121,747 guests.

The Chaifetz Arean on the campus of Saint Louis University in St. Louis, MO, ranked 99th with 98,685 visitors.

The Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines, IA, ranked 105th with 92,472 guests.

The CFE Arena on the campus of the University of Central Florida in Orlando, ranked 117th with 77,547 visitors.

Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, NJ, ranked 119th with 74,644 customers.

The Abbotsford Sports and Entertainment Centre in Abbotsford, BC, ranked 123rd with 72,973 guests.

The General Motors Centre in Oshawa, ON, ranked 157th with 51,528 visitors.

The Ted F. Constant Centre on the campus of Old Dominion University in Norfolk, VA, ranked 160th with 50,241 guests.

The XL Center in Hartford, CT, ranked 167th with 48,238 visitors

The PPL Center in Allentown, PA, finished 187th with 39,341 guests.

Spectra by Comcast Spectacor is the expert in hosting and entertainment, partnering with over 300 clients at 400 global properties to create memorable experiences for millions of visitors every year. Spectra’s expertise is embodied within three divisions: Venue Management, Food Services & Hospitality and Ticketing & Fan Engagement. Learn more at SpectraExperiences.com.

Comcast Spectacor is part of Comcast Corporation, a global media and technology company that operates Comcast Cable and NBCUniversal. Headquartered in Philadelphia, Pa., Comcast Spectacor’s three core businesses are the National Hockey League’s Philadelphia Flyers, the Wells Fargo Center venue, and Spectra, the expert in hosting and entertainment through its Venue Management, Food Services & Hospitality, and Ticketing & Fan Engagement divisions. Visit us at ComcastSpectacor.com.

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