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Grossinger Motors Arena

Since opening in April 2006, the arena has hosted an array of events, including many concerts, family shows, ice shows, motor sports and trade shows. In addition, the Grossinger Motors Arena has hosted local high school graduation ceremonies, Chicago Cubs and St. Louis Cardinals caravans, Illinois High School Association’s regional and state tournaments, as well as a variety of private meetings and wedding receptions.
On June 22, 2017, the name of the arena officially became the Grossinger Motors Arena.
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  • Keith Urban
  • Rob Zombie with Halestorm
101 South Madison Street
Bloomington, IL 61701

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Lynn Cannon
(309) 434-2843

MARKET INFORMATION

MSA DEMOGRAPHICS
TOTAL POPULATION 169,572
MEDIAN AGE 32.1
20-24 YEARS 12.33%
25-34 YEARS 13.84%
35-44 YEARS 12.35%
45-54 YEARS 13.33%
55-64 YEARS 10.27%
TELEVISION & RADIO

TELEVISION

CBS: WMBD (BLOOMINGTON, IL) 309-661-4343
NBC: WEEK (EAST PEORIA, IL) 309-698-2525
ABC: WHOI (EAST PEORIA, IL) 309-698-2525
FOX: WYZZ (BLOOMINGTON, IL) 309-661-4343
PBS: WTVP (PEORIA, IL) 309-677-4747
COMCAST MEDIA (CABLE): (BLOOMINGTON, IL) 309-663-5099

RADIO

RADIO BLOOMINGTON
WBNQ – 101.5 – ADULT TOP 40
WBWN – B104 – COUNTRY
WJBC – 93.7 – TALK RADIO
WJEZ – 98.9 – LIGHT ROCK

GREAT PLAINS MEDIA
WZIM – 99.5 – ADULT CONTEMPORARY
WIBL – 107.7 – COUNTRY
WRPW – 92.9 – FM TALK

CONNOISSEUR MEDIA
WBBE – BOB 97.9 – ADULT HITS
WIHN – 96.7 – ROCK
WVMG – MAGIC 100.7 – ADULT CONTEMPORARY

RADIO PEORIA
WGLO – 95.5 – CLASSIC ROCK
WFYR – 97.3 – COUNTRY
WZPW – POWER 92 – URBAN HITS
WIXO – 105.7 – ROCK
WVEL – 1140 AM – CHRISTIAN RADIO

JMP RADIO GROUP
WILR – 1290 AM – COUNTRY
WXCL – 1470 AM – COUNTRY
WDQX – 102.3 FM – ROCK

ADVANCED MEDIA PARTNER
WZPN – ESPN SPORTS
WPIA – KISS FM TOP 40
WWCT – 99.9 WORLD CLASS ROCK
WHPI – OLDIES

MARKETING RESOURCES

Group Sales Assets

  • Local company contacts
  • Youth sports contacts
  • Area school contacts
  • Area church contacts

Venue Marketing Resources

  • Digital Billboard:/li>
  • (1) Outdoor Digital Marquee downtown
  • Ticketmaster Eblast- Custom email notifications to regional Ticketmaster database
  • Event Calendar Distribution
  • media database
EMPLOYERS, COLLEGES & UNIVERSITIES

MAJOR EMPLOYERS

State Farm Insurance: 14,109 employees
Illinois State University: 3,639 employees
COUNTRY Financial: 1,905 employees
Advocate BroMenn Healthcare: 1,372 employees
OSF St. Joseph Medical Center: 1,225 employees

LOCAL COLLEGES AND UNIVERSITIES

ILLINOIS WESLEYAN UNIVERSITY: 2,323 STUDENTS (BLOOMINGTON, IL)
ILLINOIS STATE UNIVERSITY: 18,804 STUDENTS (NORMAL, IL)
HEARTLAND COMMUNITY COLLEGE: 3,958 STUDENTS (NORMAL, IL)
ILLINOIS CENTRAL COLLEGE: 7,158 STUDENTS (EAST PEORIA, IL)
BRADLEY UNIVERSITY: 5,152 STUDENTS (PEORIA, IL)

 

TICKETED EVENTS CAPACITY
CONCERT SEATING 8,000
Hockey 5,600
Basketball 7,242
Football 5,600
TICKETING SYSTEM TICKETMASTER
TAX RATE
TICKET BUYER DATABASE 261,000+
CITY DISTANCE
DAVENPORT, IA 135 MILES
CHICAGO, IL 139 MILES
ST. LOUIS, MO 162 MILES
INDIANAPOLIS, IN 169 MILES
MADISON, WI 196 MILES
MILWAUKEE, WI 210 MILES
CEDAR RAPIDS, IA 215 MILES
EVANSVILLE, IN 230 MILES
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