Feb 7th

State Farm Arena Named Best New Concert Venue In The United States

The Pollstar Awards took place February 6, 2020 and Atlanta’s State Farm Arena received recognition as the Best New Concert Venue in the U.S.

Best New Concert Venue

Recognizing the venue in its first year of operation or renovation that became an immediate must-play through superior programming, effective promotion and marketing, quality production values and staff, an exemplary experience for fans and artists, and consistent box office success. (Box Office Weighted)

  • State Farm Arena is home of the NBA’s Atlanta Hawks and hosts nearly 200 concerts and live events annually.
  • State Farm Arena opened in October 2018 after a nearly $200 million dollar renovation to rave reviews from fans and media.
  • The Arena features Killer Mike’s SWAG Shop (a four-person barbershop), Topgolf Swing Suites, Zac Brown's Social Club and many other amenities.
  • The Arena has also been recently recognized as the Kulture City 2019 Sensory Inclusive Venue of the Year and with the 2019 Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Award.


Pollstar, The Voice of Live Entertainment for over 38 years, provides the most up-to-date, relevant and useful data available for the global concert industry, delivering an unmatched archive of live entertainment data, a focus on editorial excellence, and the most powerful metrics of entertainment industry success available anywhere.

For a list of other accolades the arena has received, visit, visit statefarmarena.com/news

For an updated schedule of State Farm Arena events, visit statefarmarena.com/events