First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre

First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre

First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre History

Since it opened in 1990, First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre has become the most popular outdoor music venue in Chicago, Illinois. Originally known as World Music Theatre, First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre was also known as New World Music Theatre and the Tweeter Center before settling on its current name in 2006. In the near quarter of a century of First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre's existence it has brought in some of the biggest performers in the music biz to entertain the fans from Chicago and other nearby areas who flock to its gates. If you are planning to attend a big outdoor concert in the Windy City, First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre is the place to go and StubHub has tickets to all of its hottest productions.


First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre Events

First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre is well known throughout Illinois for bringing in many of the top musical acts in the world to put on unforgettable shows in its comfortable confines. Acts like Rush, Cher, Phish, Disturbed, KISS, Toby Keith, Tim McGraw, Journey, Fall Out Boy, Lionel Ritchie, Motley Crue, and many more have all performed at First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre. In addition to concerts by world class performers, First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre also hosts music festivals like Vans Warped Tour, Mayhem Music Festival, H.O.R.D.E. Festival, Lilith Fair, B96 Pepsi SummerBash, OzzFest, Curiosa, and more. If you are looking to see a top notch concert in the Chicago area, First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre is the place to go.


Chicago, Illinois

First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre is located near Chicago and people in the Windy City never face a shortage of things to do. Sports fans can watch the Chicago Bulls of the NBA, the Chicago Blackhawks of the NHL, the Chicago Bears of the NFL, or MLB's White Sox or Cubs. Additionally there are several local colleges who have top tier NCAA match ups throughout the year. Of course, Chicago is also known for its vibrant art scene whether it is plays and musicals at theaters like the Ford Center for the Performing Arts Oriental Theatre or the burgeoning music scene that produces world class jazz, hip hop, and alternative rock. Each summer major rock festivals Lollapalooza and Pitchfork Music Festival are held in the Windy City, and there are plenty of museums and public works of art to enjoy including the Chicago Picasso. Shopping on State Street and the Magnificent Mile offers visitors the chance to buy upscale clothes and other items before heading home.


First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre Seating Layout

First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre seats 28,000 guests with options for lawn or assigned seating. If you are hoping to be up front near the stage, assigned seating options are for you. However, if you would like to sprawl out on the grass and enjoy the show with a large group of friends or to get up and mingle, lawn seating is the way to go. Whichever option you choose, First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre is an ideal place to see your favorite performers.


Trivia

The first performer to take the stage at First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre was Cher, who performed on June 2, 1990 as part of her Heart of Stone Tour.

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