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Manchester Arena

Manchester Arena - formerly known as Manchester Evening News Arena or MEN Arena - is one of the largest indoor concert venues in Europe, with a maximum capacity of 21,000. Manchester Arena features full 360 degree (bowl) seating, with an upper tier and a lower tier separated by hospitality boxes.

Manchester Arena has previously been named as the busiest arena in the world, with over a million visitors each year attending its concerts and other shows.

Manchester Arena [ view map ]
Victoria Station
Manchester
M3 1AR

Box Office: 0844 847 8000 | General Enquiries: 0161 950 5000

Manchester Arena - Concerts & Events Guide

Arenacross 2014 UK Arena Tour 120

Arenacross

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Saturday 3rd January 2015

Arenacross returns to the UK's arenas in 2015 with another high-octane family spectacular planned for fans of Freestyle Motocross and racing. Round 1 of the 2015 Garmin Arenacross UK tour will be staged at Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on Saturday 3rd January. Tickets...


Slipknot - Prepare For Hell - 2015 UK Tour

Slipknot

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Tuesday 20th January 2015

Slipknot make their long-awaited return to the UK's arenas in early 2015. The Grammy Award-winning heavy metal outfit will rock Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on Tuesday 20th January during the 'Prepare For Hell' tour. Tickets...


Queen & Adam Lambert 2015 UK Arena Tour

Queen + Adam Lambert

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Wednesday 21st January 2015

Queen and Adam Lambert will be rocking arenas across the UK in the New Year. The winning combination will perform live at Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on Wednesday 21st January as part of a new European tour. Tickets...


Strictly Come Dancing Live UK Tour

Strictly Come Dancing Live

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Saturday 24th January 2015 - Sunday 25th January 2015

Strictly Come Dancing Live will be touring the UK's arenas in early 2015. Dust off your sequins and get ready to dance away the winter blues when the show visits Manchester Arena on 24th and 25th January. Tickets...


TNA Wrestling Maximum Impact 2015 UK Tour

TNA Wrestling

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Friday 30th January 2015

TNA Impact Wrestling is coming to the UK in early 2015 with the 'Maximum Impact VII' tour. The stars of TNA wrestling will do battle at the Phones 4u Arena in Manchester on Friday 30th January during the tour. Tickets...


Peter Kay 2014 UK Tour

Peter Kay's Phoenix Nights

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Saturday 31st January 2015 - Monday 16th February 2015

Peter Kay's Phoenix Nights will return for a very special run of live shows at Manchester's Phones 4u Arena from 31st January to 16th February 2015. The live shows will be in aid of Comic Relief. Tickets...


You Me At Six + All Time Low - 2015 UK Tour

You Me At Six + All Time Low

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Friday 13th February 2015

You Me At Six and All Time Low are teaming up for a co-headline UK tour in 2015. The pop-punk rockers will perform together at Manchester's Phones 4U Arena on Friday 13th February as part of the tour. Tickets...


The X Factor Live - 2015 UK Arena Tour

The X Factor Live

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Friday 20th February 2015

The finalists of the 11th series of The X Factor will be heading out on a UK arena tour in 2015. The X Factor Live Tour will visit Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on Friday 20th February. Tickets...


Lionel Richie 2015 UK Tour

Lionel Richie

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Saturday 28th February 2015

Lionel Richie will bring his 'All The Hits All Night Long' tour to Manchester in 2015. The American superstar will perform live at Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on Saturday 28th February as part of the tour. Tickets...


The Script 2015 UK Arena Tour

The Script

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Friday 6th March 2015 - Saturday 7th March 2015

The Script will tour the UK in support of their latest chart-topping album, No Sound Without Silence, in 2015. The Irish three piece will perform live at Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on 6th and 7th March as part of the new tour. Tickets...


Noel Gallagher 2015 UK Tour

Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Monday 9th March 2015

Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds will be touring the UK during the spring of 2015 in support of a new album. Noel Gallagher and his band will perform live at Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on Monday 9th March as part of the tour. Tickets...


Spandau Ballet 2015 UK Tour

Spandau Ballet

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Saturday 14th March 2015

Spandau Ballet will be touring the UK's biggest arenas in the spring of 2015. The eighties new romantics will perform live at Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on Saturday 14th March as part of their 'Soul Boys Of The Western World' tour. Tickets...


McBusted - 2015 UK Arena Tour

McBusted

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Saturday 21st March 2015 - Sunday 22nd March 2015

McBusted will be touring the UK's arenas again in the spring of 2015. The ultimate supergroup – consisting of McFly and Busted – will perform live at Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on 21st and 22nd March during the tour. Tickets...


Usher - The UR Experience - 2015 UK Tour

Usher

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Monday 23rd March 2015

Usher will bring his The UR Experience Tour to the UK in 2015. The American R&B superstar will perform live at Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on Monday 23rd March as part of the tour. Tickets...


Premier League Darts 2015 UK Tour

Premier League Darts

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Thursday 2nd April 2015

The 9th round of the 2015 Premier League Darts tournament will be played at Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on Thursday 2nd April. Watch as ten of the game's top players compete against each other for the chance to win the six-figure prize fund and be crowned the 2015 champion. Tickets...


Nicki Minaj - The Pinkprint - 2015 UK Tour

Nicki Minaj

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Saturday 4th April 2015

Nicki Minaj will bring The Pinkprint Tour to the UK in the spring of 2015. The US hip-hop star will perform live at Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on Saturday 4th April during the European leg of the tour. Tickets...


How Now Mrs Brown Cow 2015 UK Tour

Mrs Brown's Boys: How Now Mrs Brown Cow

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Tuesday 7th April 2015 - Saturday 11th April 2015

Brendan O'Carroll and Mrs Brown's Boys return with a hilarious new arena show for 2015. 'How Now Mrs Brown Cow!' will be performed at Manchester's Phones 4u Arena from 7th to 11th April. Tickets...


WWE Live 2015 UK Tour

WWE Live

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Sunday 12th April 2015

The WWE Superstars will return to the UK in the spring of 2015 for another WWE Live tour. Get ready for an evening of world class wrestling when the WWE Superstars visit Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on Sunday 12th April as part of the tour. Tickets...


Sting & Paul Simon 2015 UK Tour

Sting & Paul Simon

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Monday 13th April 2015

Sting and Paul Simon will be touring the UK in the spring of 2015. The pair will bring their critically-acclaimed 'On Stage Together' tour to Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on Monday 13th April. Tickets...


Justin And Friends CBeebies 2015 Easter Tour

Justin & Friends: Mr Tumble's Circus

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Tuesday 14th April 2015

Justin & Friends will be touring the UK's arenas in Easter 2015 with a spectacular new live show called Mr Tumble's Circus. The show will visit Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on Tuesday 14th April as part of the tour. Tickets...


Harlem Globetrotters - UK Arena Tour

Harlem Globetrotters

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Sunday 19th April 2015

The Harlem Globetrotters will be back touring the UK in the spring of 2015, showing off their silky skills and clever tricks. The world's most famous basketball team will bring their one-of-a-kind family show to Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on Sunday 19th April, as part of a nine-game UK tour. Tickets...


Olly Murs 2015 UK Arena Tour

Olly Murs

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Wednesday 22nd April 2015 - Friday 24th April 2015

Olly Murs will be touring the UK's arenas in the spring of 2015. The cheeky Essex chappy will perform live at Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on 22nd, 23rd and 24th April as part of his 'Never Been Better' tour. Tickets...


The Vamps 2015 UK Arena Tour

The Vamps

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Saturday 25th April 2015

The Vamps will embark on their first ever UK arena tour in the spring of 2015. The four-piece pop group will perform live at Manchester's Phones 4U Arena on Saturday 25th April as part of the new tour. Tickets...


S Club 7 - 2015 UK Arena Tour

S Club 7

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Friday 8th May 2015

S Club 7 have a reunion UK tour planned for the spring of 2015. The newly reformed 7-piece pop group will perform live at Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on Friday 8th May during the Bring It All Back Tour. Tickets...


Take That - Live 2015 - UK Arena Tour

Take That

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Thursday 21st May 2015 - Saturday 30th May 2015

Take That will be touring the UK's arenas as a trio in 2015. Gary, Howard and Mark will perform live at Manchester's Phones 4u Arena from 21st to 30th May, in support of the band's new album III. Tickets...


Maroon 5 - 2015 UK Tour

Maroon 5

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Monday 1st June 2015

Maroon 5 will be touring the UK in 2015 in support of their latest album 'V'. The American pop superstars will perform a concert at the Phones 4u Arena in Manchester on Monday 1st June during the 'V World Tour'. Tickets...


Ariana Grande - 2015 UK Tour

Ariana Grande

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Thursday 4th June 2015

Ariana Grande will visit the UK in the summer of 2015 for a series of arena shows. The American actress-turned-singer will perform a show at Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on Thursday 4th June during 'The Honeymoon Tour'. Tickets...


5 Seconds Of Summer - Rock Out With Your Socks Out - 2015 UK Tour

5 Seconds of Summer

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Tuesday 9th June 2015

Aussie pop-punk band 5 Seconds of Summer will be touring the UK in summer 2015. The chart-topping band will perform live at Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on Tuesday 9th June during the 'Rock Out With Your Socks Out' UK tour. Tickets...


Fleetwood Mac - 2015 UK Arena Tour

Fleetwood Mac

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Friday 12th June 2015

Fleetwood Mac will be touring the UK's arenas in 2015 as a five-piece band once again. Fleetwood Mac, re-united with Christine McVie, will perform live at Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on Friday 12th June during their 'On With The Show' European tour. Tickets...


Taylor Swift - 2015 UK Tour

Taylor Swift

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Wednesday 24th June 2015

Taylor Swift has a huge world tour planned for 2015 – in support of her latest album 1989. The chart-topping American singer will perform live at Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on Wednesday 24th June during her 1989 World Tour. Tickets...


John Legend - 2015 UK Tour

John Legend

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Saturday 27th June 2015

John Legend will be back touring the UK during the summer of 2015. The American soul star will perform live at Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on Saturday 27th June as part of a new UK tour. Tickets...


Take That - Live 2015 - UK Arena Tour

Take That

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Monday 29th June 2015

Take That will be touring the UK's arenas as a trio in 2015. Gary, Howard and Mark will perform live at Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on Monday 29th June, in support of the band's new album III. Tickets...


Fleetwood Mac - 2015 UK Arena Tour

Fleetwood Mac

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Wednesday 1st July 2015

Fleetwood Mac will be touring the UK's arenas in 2015 as a five-piece band once again. Fleetwood Mac, re-united with Christine McVie, will perform live at Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on Wednesday 1st July during their 'On With The Show' European tour. Tickets...


Neil Diamond 2015 UK Arena Tour

Neil Diamond

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Thursday 9th July 2015

Neil Diamond will visit the UK in the summer of 2015 as part of a wider European tour. The Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter will perform live at Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on Thursday 9th July during the tour. Tickets...


Bette Midler 2015 UK Tour 120

Bette Midler

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Saturday 11th July 2015

Bette Midler returns to the UK stage in 2015 for the first time in 35 years. The legendary American entertainer will perform live at Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on Saturday 11th July during her It's The Girls! tour. Tickets...


One Direction - On The Road Again - 2015 UK Tour

One Direction

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Saturday 3rd October 2015 - Sunday 4th October 2015

One Direction will be back touring the UK in 2015 with their 'On The Road Again Tour'. The world's biggest pop act will perform live at Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on 3rd and 4th October as part of the tour. Tickets...


Michael McIntyre - Happy And Glorious - 2015 UK Tour

Michael McIntyre

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Thursday 29th October 2015 - Saturday 31st October 2015

Michael McIntyre will be touring the UK's biggest arenas again in 2015. The hugely popular stand-up comedian will perform three shows at the Phones 4u Arena in Manchester, from 29th to 31st October, as part of his mammoth new 'Happy & Glorious' UK tour. Tickets...


Nickelback - 2015 UK Tour

Nickelback

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Tuesday 17th November 2015

Nickelback will be touring the UK in the autumn of 2015, in support of their latest album No Fixed Address. The multi-platinum selling Canadian rock band will perform live at Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on Tuesday 17th November during the tour. Tickets...


Simply Red - Big Love - 2015 UK Tour

Simply Red

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Saturday 12th December 2015

Simply Red will be touring the UK's arenas again in late 2015 with the 'Big Love' tour. The band, led by Mick Hucknall, will perform live at Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on Saturday 12th December as part of the 30th anniversary tour. Tickets...


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