LEXINGTON, Ky. (FOX 56) – Rupp Arena is more than just one of the most famous basketball arenas in the country.

In a news release from Pollstar, Rupp Arena ranked 37th in the U.S. and 45th worldwide among arenas for concert ticket sales.

Pollstar affirmed Rupp Arena’s prestige by pointing out how it consistently is ranked in Pollstar Magazine’s Top 200 Arenas thanks to the venue’s high volume of sold-out concerts, comedy, and family shows.

In 2022, acts such as Morgan Wallen, Gabriel Iglesias, Reba McEntire, Professional Bull Riders, Jojo Siwa, and Elton John have all performed at Rupp Arena.

“These Q2 rankings are truly a testament to all the fans in Lexington coming out to support live
events at Rupp Arena. Going back to full capacity in August 2021, it has been incredible to see
how the market has bounced back in just a year. We want everyone in town to know that we’re
just getting started, as we look forward to bringing more record-breaking tours to our world-class
city.” said Trevor Chesler, Rupp Arena’s Director of Booking.

For a list of all current events coming to Rupp Arena visit the Rupp Arena website.

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