Valarium Makes Pollstar Top 100 Clubs List

Local club gets into worldwide rankings

The Valarium ranked 99th in Pollstar's worldwide club rankings for the first half of 2009, released in mid-July. The rankings are based on ticket sales; the Valarium had 15,645 in the period between Jan. 1 and June 30, just behind the Social in Orlando, Fla., and O2 Academy Birmingham in Birmingham, England.

The 9:30 Club in Washington, D.C., topped the list with total ticket sales of 135,386.