Coronado: July 2018 to June 2019 was best fiscal year ever

Courtesy: Coronado via Todd Reicher
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ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) -- Leaders from the Coronado Performing Arts Center says July 2018 to June 2019 was its best fiscal year ever.

Coronado PAC's 2018-19 year included sold out shows from Sebastian Maniscalco, John Mellencamp, REO Speedwagon, Jerry Seinfield and One Night of Queen.

The Coronado experienced a 75% increase in event contribution, a 49% increase in ticketed events, a 40% increase in event days held and a 33% increase in attendance.

“We are proud that the programming hosted in the theater resonates not only in our community, but the surrounding communities," says John Phelps, vice chairman of Rockford area Venues and Entertainment. "We appreciate the continued support from our stakeholders, local businesses, and the city of Rockford.”