United Center

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United Center
United Center

When the Bulls or Blackhawks aren’t playing home games, this is where the ultragiant names play: Green Day, Jay-Z, Madonna and Kanye West are just a few who have appeared at this enormous sports arena.


Venue name: United Center
Address: 1901 W Madison St

Cross street: between Wood St and Damen Ave
Transport: El stop:Blue to UIC/Halsted. Bus:19,20,50.
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  • Rock and indie Friday June 30 2017 - Saturday July 1 2017
  • Circuses & magic Friday July 21 2017 - Sunday September 3 2017
  • Rap, hip-hop and R&B Thursday July 27 2017
  • Rap, hip-hop and R&B Wednesday August 16 2017 - Saturday August 19 2017
  • Pop Saturday August 26 2017

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Duong P

Great stadium with ok food. This place holds the Bulls, The Blackhawks, and a bunch of concerts. Best to go for sports game. I didn't enjoy musical performances here too much. If you sit near the 120s, you can leave the stadium quickly because it's right by the door, but the tshirt throwers will never be able to reach your area since that's right behind where the teams sit.


The United Center is the largest NBA and NHL arena which makes it easier for the Bulls and Blackhawks to lead the league in attendance every season. This creates unobstructed sight lines throughout the stadium but you will be quite far away in the 300 level. 

Often referred to as the "Madhouse on Madison" it can't reach the levels of noise of the Chicago Stadium that held the nickname before. 

It is a clean and nice place to see a game or concert but it is has become outdated in a mere 22 years. It is a completely symmetrical building and lacks character. The scoreboard needs updating as even cities like Indianapolis and Oklahoma City have better screens.