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The World Arena opened with a show by comedian Bill Cosby on Jan. 17, 1998.
March 16, 2017 | Elton John made a return appearance at the World Arena. With more than 9,000 tickets sold, the show became the arena's highest-grossing event in its history. John also played the World Arena in 2009.
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June 6, 1999 | Bob Dylan performed at the World Arena during the opening stop of a 30-city tour with fellow musician Paul Simon.
Sept. 22, 2002 | The Eagles played a three-hour show. World Arena general manager Dot Lischick calls it her favorite concert. "I remember just standing in the tunnel with their agent, singing along."
April 22, 1998 | Rock legend Steven Tyler of the rock band Aerosmith performs in a concert.
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Oct. 1, 2003 | Cher performed on her Farewell Tour with more than 7,000 in attendance. It wasn't quite a farewell, however, as she returned in 2005.
Jan. 17, 1998 | The Colorado Springs World Arena - with 7,000 to 9,000 seats available depending on the event - opened with comedian Bill Cosby.
Nov. 14, 2004 | Reba McEntire performed at the World Arena.
March 29, 2016 | Carrie Underwood, with special guests Easton Corbin and The Swon Brothers, performed at the World Arena.
Joan Jett and Def Leppard
Jan. 16, 2000 | Joan Jett and Def Leppard performed at the World Arena.
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Feb. 2, 2004 | Chester Bennington of Linkin Park sings to a sold-out crowd at the World Arena. Bennington died in July 2017.
Professional Bull Riders Association
May 2-4, 2014 | The Professional Bull Riders Association made its debut at The Broadmoor World Arena. The PBA would return for three consecutive years.
Dec. 8, 2001 | Sting performed a medley of favorites and some new material during his show at the World Arena.
Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard
April 19, 2010 | Willie Nelson played with Merle Haggard, Ray Benson and Asleep at the Wheel at the World Arena.
Oct. 17, 2004 | Country star Randy Travis performed at the World Arena.
Feb. 29, 2004 | Legendary rocker Neil Young and Crazy Horse bassist Billy Talbot performed songs from the Greendale album and other classics at the World Arena.
Dec. 3, 2003 | Kenny Rogers performed during his "Christmas from the Heart" show at the World Arena