We’ve heard reports that WWE was nearing a sellout both nights WrestleMania 39With WrestleTixTracking indicates nearly 100,000 tickets sold for the April 2-3 event at SoFi Stadium in Southern California.
Today (January 9), the company issued a press release To celebrate the 2023 edition, he set a new Mania gate record:
WWE breaks record at WrestleMania Gate
WrestleMania goes to Hollywood at SoFi Stadium surpassing WrestleMania 32 as the best seller in company history, nearly three months before the event
Stamford, Connecticut, January 9, 2023 – WWE® (NYSE: WWE) today announced it WrestleMania goes to Hollywood (WrestleMania 39), which will kick off the SoFi Stadium in Los Angeles over two nights, broke the company’s all-time gate record. WrestleMania, although not a single match has been announced yet. The previous record announced was $17.3 million in 2016 WrestleMania 32 At AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.
The record-breaking gate comes on the heels of unprecedented ticket sales demand for WWE in 2022, which produced the highest-grossing gate ever. Royal RumbleAnd Survivor Series And Strict rules. Clash in the castle In Cardiff, Wales, which was WWE’s first major stadium show in the UK in 30 years, was the highest-grossing UK event in the company’s history.
Additionally, WWE has put gate records on the market for SmackDown And raw Events in more than 20 markets this year, including December 30th SmackDownwhich took place in Tampa, Florida and marked the return of WWE superstar John Cena.
One-time and two-day limited combo tickets for WrestleMania goes to Hollywood It can still be purchased through Ticketmaster.com. The event airs live on Saturday, April 1 and Sunday, April 2 exclusively on Peacock in the United States and the WWE Network everywhere else.
Ariel Helwani’s sources told him This year’s Mania has netted a gate of more than $18 million — even though the show is three months away, and the card is only currently popular.
SoFi seats approximately 100,000 people when configured for soccer. Current WWE WrestleMania 39 The setup is said to allow for 51,146 fans.