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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

Black Stone Cherry - 2014 UK Tour

Black Stone Cherry

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Friday 31st October 2014

Black Stone Cherry will headline their first UK arena tour in the autumn of 2014. The American rock outfit will perform live at the Phones 4u Arena in Manchester on Friday 31st October as part of the tour. Tickets...


Paolo Nutini 2014 UK Tour

Paolo Nutini

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Thursday 6th November 2014

Paolo Nutini will be touring the UK's arenas in the autumn of 2014. The Scottish singer-songwriter will perform a gig at Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on Thursday 6th November as part of the tour. Tickets...


WWE Live November 2014

WWE Live

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Saturday 8th November 2014

The WWE Superstars return to the UK in November 2014 for another action-packed WWE Live tour. Get ready for an evening of fast and furious entertainment when the WWE Superstars visit the Phones 4u Arena in Manchester on Saturday 8th November as part of the tour. Tickets...


John Bishop - 2014 Supersonic UK Tour

John Bishop

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Friday 14th November 2014 - Sunday 16th November 2014

John Bishop will return to the stand-up comedy circuit in late 2014 with a brand new UK arena tour. The hilarious Liverpudlian comedian will perform live at the Phones 4u Arena in Manchester from 14th to 16th November, as part of his new 'Supersonic' UK tour. Tickets...


Linkin Park - 2014 UK Tour

Linkin Park

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Saturday 22nd November 2014

Linkin Park will be touring Europe in the autumn of 2014. The American hard rock band will perform a gig at Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on Saturday 22nd November during the UK leg of the tour. Tickets...


Bryan Adams - Reckless - 2014 UK Tour

Bryan Adams

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Sunday 23rd November 2014

Bryan Adams will tour the UK in the autumn of 2014, marking the 30th anniversary of his multi-platinum selling Reckless album. The Canadian rocker will perform live at Manchester Arena on Sunday 23rd November as part of the tour. Tickets...


Enrique Iglesias - Sex and Love - 2014 UK Tour

Enrique Iglesias

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Saturday 29th November 2014

Enrique Iglesias will visit the UK in the winter of 2014, on his 'Sex and Love' tour. The Latino singer will perform live at the Phones 4u Arena in Manchester on Saturday 29th November during the tour. Tickets...


Jeff Wayne's - The War Of The Worlds - 2014 UK Tour

Jeff Wayne's The War of The Worlds

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Sunday 30th November 2014

Jeff Wayne's Musical Version of The War of The Worlds will return to UK arenas for the last time in late 2014. The War of The Worlds will be performed at the Phones 4u Arena in Manchester on Sunday 30th November as part of its final arena tour. Tickets...


Culture Club - 2014 UK Tour

Culture Club

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Friday 5th December 2014

The original Culture Club line-up, led by the flamboyant Boy George, will tour the UK's arenas in late 2014. Culture Club will perform a concert at the Phones 4u Arena in Manchester on Friday 5th December as part of their comeback tour. Tickets...


Alfie Boe - Trust - 2014 UK Tour

Alfie Boe

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Saturday 6th December 2014

Alfie Boe will embark on his second UK arena tour in late 2014. The Nation's Favourite Tenor will perform a concert at the Phones 4u Arena in Manchester on Saturday 6th December as part of the new tour. Tickets...


Diversity - Limitless - UK Tour

Diversity

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Wednesday 10th December 2014

Diversity will be touring the UK in winter 2014 with a fully improved and updated version of their critically acclaimed arena show. The exciting young street-dance troupe will perform live at Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on Wednesday 10th December as part of 'Limitless – The Reboot' UK tour. Tickets...


Kasabian - 2014 UK Tour

Kasabian

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Friday 12th December 2014

Kasabian are back with a chart-topping album and a full UK arena tour planned for winter 2014. The Leicester rockers will perform live at Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on Friday 12th December as part of the new tour. Tickets...


The Who Hits 50 British Tour 2014

The Who

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Saturday 13th December 2014

The Who have a 50th anniversary UK arena tour planned for late 2014. The rock legends will perform live at Manchester's Phones 4u Arena on Saturday 13th December as part of 'The Who Hits 50' UK tour. Tickets...


Madness - All For The M.A.D.H.E.A.D. - 2014 UK Tour

Madness

Where: Manchester Arena

When: Friday 19th December 2014

Madness will be touring the UK in the lead up to Christmas 2014. The legendary ska-pop band will perform a concert at the Phones 4u Arena in Manchester on Friday 19th December as part of its All For The M.A.D.H.E.A.D. UK tour. Tickets...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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...


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