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BMO Harris Bank Center - Rockford, IL Tickets

BMO Harris Bank Center Tickets and Seating Charts - Rockford, IL

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Aug 7
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Sep 27
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Oct 19
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Thursday, February 6
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Feb 7
Friday, February 7
Fri • 7:00 PM
7:00 PM
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Feb 8
Saturday, February 8
Sat • 3:00 PM
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Rockford, IL
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Feb 8
Saturday, February 8
Sat • 7:00 PM
7:00 PM
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Rockford, IL
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Feb 9
Sunday, February 9
Sun • 1:00 PM
1:00 PM
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Rockford, IL
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Buy Tickets to BMO Harris Bank Center

Tickets to BMO Harris Bank Center events are available now at Event Tickets Center! Oftentimes, BMO Harris Bank Center shows are difficult to come by. But, Event Tickets Center has a variety of tickets available for the next several events at the venue. Prices start at $32, but can range all the way up to $1987. So, you need to act fast before ticket prices rise. If you are on the fence about going to see a BMO Harris Bank Center event, we have conveniently laid out some of the most important information about the venue. Check out insider information about parking, concessions, seating, rideshare, public transportation, bag policy, amenities, and more! Find the event you want to attend in the event list above, so you can purchase your tickets to go see your next BMO Harris Bank Center event live!

About BMO Center

Located in Rockford, Illinois, BMO Center is an arena that first opened its doors in 1981. Currently, it’s under the ownership of the Rockford Area Venues & Entertainment Authority.


BMO Center Seating

BMO Center has a total capacity of 6,200. However, this number can vary for events with unique venue configurations. Also known as The Big Orange Box, it is an enclosed venue with a multi-surface playing surface.

Before the venue was named BMO Center, it was also known as Rockford MetroCentre and BMO Harris Bank Center.


Teams and Events at BMO Center

BMO Center is the home to the Rockford IceHogs (AHL) and the Chicago Blitz (X League). The venue serves as the stage for hockey, football, concert, children / family, baseball, wrestling and comedy events, along with the ability to host many other functions.


Getting into BMO Center

Want to ensure a smooth entry to BMO Center? We've got you covered! From security to accessibility, we've compiled all the info you need for a hassle-free arrival.


Security at BMO Center

Security at BMO Center is taken very seriously. All guests are required to go through security checks before entering the venue. Typically, security checkpoints tend to get longer as you get closer to the start time of the event. We recommend planning ahead so you don’t miss anything. Please note that BMO Center has a strict bag policy.


BMO Center Bag Policy & Prohibited Items

Approved purses must not exceed dimensions of 8.5" x 11". Clear bags measuring 12" x 6" x 12" are permitted. Only clear drawstring bags sized 12" x 12" are allowed. Diaper bags are permitted but must be accompanied by children.

    Check out the following prohibited items:
  • Outside food or beverages
  • Glass/plastic/metal cans or bottles or any similar containers
  • Backpacks, coolers, baby seats or carriers
  • Air horns or any unauthorized noise makers, fireworks, confetti, silly string, streamers, helium balloons or laser pointers
  • Roller skates, roller blades, or roller shoes
  • Large banners or signs
  • Weapons of any kind (knives, firearms, pepper spray, pocket knives, etc.)
  • Any other item deemed unacceptable by BMO Center management
  • Medical Bags
  • An exception will be made for medically necessary items after proper inspection at arena gates


What to Bring to BMO Center

When you come to an event at BMO Center, please make sure to bring your ticket and a valid ID, especially if you want to purchase alcohol. We recommend bringing a credit or debit card and also a little cash. Because this is an indoor venue, weather is often not a factor. However, as it is climate-controlled, it might be worth bringing a light jacket just in case it gets a little chilly inside.


Is BMO Center ADA Accessible?

BMO Center is committed to providing a comfortable experience for all guests. Assistive listening is available, and the venue is also ADA compliant. Typically, BMO Center has special seating and preferred entry gates for these patrons. Be sure to check the policy for your specific event for more information.


BMO Center Experience

Your experience at BMO Center extends beyond the event itself. Discover delicious food and drinks, convenient transportation options, and more to create an unforgettable memory.


Food and Beverage at BMO Center

Plenty of concessions are available at BMO Center. Non-alcoholic beverages are served as well as alcoholic beverages including but not limited to beer, wine, mixed drinks and liquor.


Payment Methods Accepted at BMO Center

BMO Center primarily operates on a cashless basis. This implies that while some vendors may still accept cash, most onsite purchases are done with digital wallets or debit and credit cards. Although BMO Center accepts most credit cards (such as Visa and Mastercard), it is prudent to carry a small amount of cash for tipping and for the few vendors that might accept it inside and outside the venue.


Is There Wi-Fi Available?

Indeed, the venue provides Wi-Fi access. We suggest connecting to the Wi-Fi network immediately upon arrival, as cellular service can sometimes be unreliable.


How to Get to BMO Center

BMO Center is located at 300 Elm Street, Rockford, Illinois, 61101. We've got you covered with all the options to get there, from public transportation to convenient rideshares.


How Early Should I Get to BMO Center?

Arrival times may vary depending on the event, but we recommend arriving at the venue about an hour before the scheduled start time. This gives you some breathing room in case of traffic congestion, parking difficulties, visits to the merchandise store, or if you want to grab some food and drinks before the event starts.


Rideshare Drop-off and Pickup Location

At BMO Center, there are specific pick-up locations for rideshare users. You’ll find the designated pick-up spots at the corner of Elm St and S Main St. Using rideshare to attend an event is a great option because it eliminates the stress of finding parking, which can often be scarce and expensive. Additionally, ridesharing promotes safety by providing reliable transportation if you plan on drinking alcohol during your visit.


Closest Bus Stop to BMO Center

For a budget-friendly option, the nearest bus stop is located at Chestnut S Main-SWC-Outbound.

The BMO Harris Bank Center (Formerly Rockford Metrocentre) is a popular venue located in Rockford, IL. As a multipurpose arena there is nothing that it cannot do. This has gone a long way in helping the BMO Harris Bank Center attract a variety of events from sports contests to concerts to family events and many others.

The BMO Harris Bank Center opened for business in 1981. Since the first event, a concert by Dionne Warwick, this venue has been one of the best in the state. For many years, BMO Harris Bank Center tickets have been in high demand because of the top notch talent that performs there on a regular basis.

Event Dates and Pricing Information

Performer Date Price Tickets Available
Alice Cooper Aug 7, 2024 From $75 1,811
Judas Priest Sep 27, 2024 From $78 4,545
Casting Crowns Oct 19, 2024 From $32 2,131
Cirque du Soleil - Crystal Feb 6, 2025 From $103 809
Cirque du Soleil - Crystal Feb 7, 2025 From $103 145
Cirque du Soleil - Crystal Feb 8, 2025 From $103 157
Cirque du Soleil - Crystal Feb 8, 2025 From $103 145
Cirque du Soleil - Crystal Feb 9, 2025 From $103 147