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Manchester Arena

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Manchester Arena events

Find 18 upcoming events at Manchester Arena in Manchester below:

Gerry Cinnamon at Manchester Arena

Gerry Cinnamon

  • Manchester Arena Manchester
  • Friday 25th September
  • Gerry Cinnamon appearing at Manchester, Arena.
    Alanis Morissette at Manchester Arena

    Alanis Morissette

    • Manchester Arena Manchester
    • Sunday 4th October
    • Alanis Morissette appearing at Manchester Arena.
      Simply Red at Manchester Arena

      Simply Red

      • Manchester Arena Manchester
      • Saturday 17th October
      • Simply Red appearing at Manchester Arena, Manchester.
        The Weeknd: The After Hours Tour at Manchester Arena

        The Weeknd: The After Hours Tour

        • Manchester Arena Manchester
        • Monday 19th October
        • The Weeknd: The After Hours Tour at Manchester Arena.
          Mcfly at Manchester Arena


          • Manchester Arena Manchester
          • Friday 23rd October
          • McFly appearing at Manchester Arena.
            Planet Earth Ii Live In Concert 2020 at Manchester Arena

            Planet Earth Ii Live In Concert 2020

            • Manchester Arena Manchester
            • Tuesday 27th October
            • Planet Earth II Live In Concert 2020 at Manchester Arena.
              Rick Astley at Manchester Arena

              Rick Astley

              • Manchester Arena Manchester
              • Wednesday 28th October
              • Rick Astley has announced a free concert for all NHS frontline staff, Primary Care workers and all blue light staff.
                80's Classical  at Manchester Arena

                80's Classical

                • Manchester Arena Manchester
                • Saturday 7th November
                • 80's Classical at Manchester Arena.
                  Elton John at Manchester Arena

                  Elton John

                  • Manchester Arena Manchester
                  • Tuesday 17th November
                  • Elton John appearing at Manchester Arena.
                    JLS at Manchester Arena


                    • Manchester Arena Manchester
                    • Friday 27th November
                    • Award winning boy-band JLS performing live at Manchester Arena, Manchester on 27th November 2020.

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                      Manchester Arena venue information

                      Manchester Arena, managed and operated by SMG Europe, is one of the busiest venues in the world and the largest indoor arena in Europe.

                      Since opening in 1995, the Arena has hosted the biggest names in live entertainment including U2, The Rolling Stones, Madonna, Lady Gaga, Pavarotti and the record-breaking 2010/2011 residency by local comedian Peter Kay.

                      In addition to live music, the venue has also staged some of the biggest events in the UK sporting calendar including several 2002 Commonwealth Games' events, the 2012 Olympic basketball warm-up match between team USA and GB, the 2008 FINA World Swimming Championships and international boxing bouts by Mike Tyson, David Haye, Joe Calzaghe and local champions Ricky Hatton, Amir Khan and Anthony Crolla.

                      Manchester Arena has also played a key part in the city's rich musical heritage with historic shows by local bands Take That, Oasis, Elbow, New Order, James, Happy Mondays, The Charlatans, Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds, M People, Doves, Inspiral Carpets, The Verve, Simply Red and The Courteeners.

                      Attracting over one million visitors each year, the 21,000 capacity Arena is a former winner of the industry's prestigious International Venue of the Year award.

                      Venue contact details and info

                      Name: Manchester Arena

                      Phone: 0161 950 5000

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                      Music Policy: Everything you can imagine, not just music all kinds of shows, sporting events, comedy etc.

                      Ambiance: Massive indoor arena

                      Clientele: Ranges from young children to adults depending on the event

                      Drinks served: Lagers, wines and selected spirits.

                      Disabled facilities: Disabled parking, access and toilets

                      Nearest Bus Stop: Many buses serve Cannon Street and Victoria stations and many more stop within easy walking distance in the city centre. If you are staying out late, night bus services on Friday and Saturday nights run directly past the Manchester Evening News Arena

                      Address: Victoria Station, Hunts Bank, Manchester, M3 1AR


                      Capacity: Maximum capacity of 21,000 depending on the event being staged

                      Type of venue: Live

                      Dress code: No dresscode

                      Opening hours: Doors for performances open at 06.00pm and finish at 11.00pm although this varies depending upon the event

                      Food served: Selection of snacks

                      Parking: The on-site multi-storey car park is run by NCP and has capacity for 900 vehicles. Although there is a fee, there is an area on the ground floor - approximately 58 spaces - which is reserved for disabled customers

                      Nearest Train Station: Manchester Victoria

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