The United Center is an indoor sports arena which is a major venue for entertaining events. More prominently known as a sports venue, the arena has a seating capacity of 23,500 people and has hosted some well known artists for live concerts. Some headlining acts have included the likes of Madonna, U2, Barbra Streisand , Janet Jackson, Sir Paul McCartney, The Who, Rolling Stones, Pearl Jam, Jay-Z and Mary J. Blige. Each of these concerts had completely sold out!
The United Center also hosts some family which each occur once a year, including Barnum & Bailey Circus and Disney on Ice. The center is also known to have hosted both major political and television events.