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Event Calendar

The 1975
24 Jan

The 1975 UK & Ireland 2019 Tour plus special guests Pale Waves and No Rome will play Manchester Arena on 24 January.

Tickets are on sale now.

Strictly Come Dancing The Live Tour 2019

The Strictly Come Dancing UK Arena Tour is waltzing back on the road from January next year returning to Manchester on 26 and 27 January. Fans will be delighted to hear that Strictly favourite and 2017 TV show winner Ore Oduba will be hosting the tour for a second time. 

Tickets for this dancing spectacular are on sale now! 

Massive Attack

Massive Attack are back with a brand new tour! Mezzanine XX1 will be a totally new audio / visual production featuring Elizabeth Fraser and designed by Robert Del Naja with collaborators to be announced at a later date.

Tickets are on sale now.

Snow Patrol
30 Jan

Snow Patrol announce their appearance at Manchester Arena on 30 January.

Tickets are on sale now.

2 Feb

Boyzone bring the 'Thank You & Goodnight - The Farewell Tour' to Manchester Arena on 2 February.

Tickets are on sale now!

Ozzy Osbourne

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee and Grammy®-winning singer and songwriter OZZY OSBOURNE returns to Manchester Arena with his "NO MORE TOURS 2," a reference to his 1992 "No More Tours" trek.

Tickets are on sale now.

Professor Brian Cox - Universal World Tour 2019

Professor Brian Cox OBE returns to Manchester Arena for his live show with Robin Ince as a special guest, on 9 February 2019.

Tickets are on sale now.

Post Malone
19 Feb

Post Malone will embark on his first European tour, headlining Manchester Arena on Tuesday 19 February.

Tickets are on sale now.

Steely Dan
21 Feb

Grammy Award winning jazz rock band Steely Dan annouces UK Arena tour with special guest Steve Winwood.

Tickets are on sale now!

Fatboy Slim
28 Feb

Fatboy Slim has announced that he will be taking his hugely immersive In the Round Show to cities across the UK, hitting the Manchester Arena on 28 February. 

Tickets are on sale now.

X Factor 2019
3 March

The X Factor Tour has thrilled over three million people since it began 14 years ago, making it one of the UK’s most successful annual arena tours.

Get your tickets to The X Factor Live Tour 2019 now and don’t miss out...

Twenty One Pilots

Twenty One Pilots announce their appearance at Manchester Arena on 5 March 2019.

Tickets are on sale now.

Nicki Minaj & Juice WRLD - THE NICKI WRLD TOUR

Global hip hop icons Nicki Minaj & Juice WRLD bring THE NICKI WRLD TOUR to Manchester Arena on 18 March.

Tickets are on sale now. 

The World of Hans Zimmer

Legendary composer Hans Zimmer has annouced a spectacular new tour, 'The World of Hans Zimmer', showcasing Manchester Arena on 20 March.

Tickets are on sale now.

George Ezra
16 & 23 March

George Ezra continues his phenomenal ascent with the announcement of his first ever headline arena tour, playing Manchester Arena on 16 March with a second date on 23 March.

Tickets for both shows are on sale now. 

Blue Planet II - Live In Concert

Witness the wonders and mysteries of the planet’s oceans and wildlife with Blue Planet II - Live In Concert.

Tickets are on sale now.

28 March

Busted will play Manchester Arena on 28th March 2019.

Tickets are on sale now.

Panic! At The Disco

Panic! At The Disco will play Manchester Arena on Saturday 30 March 2019.

Tickets are on sale now.

Titanic Live
3 April

Showcasing a uniquely familiar soundtrack that will forever be a part of cinematic history, Titanic Live sees James Horner’s epic score take centre stage with a symphony orchestra, choir and Celtic musicians, whilst the film is projected on a vast HD screen.

Tickets are on sale now.


Shawn Mendes
7 April

Supporting the release of his self-titled third album, multi-platinum and chart-topping singer/songwriter Shawn Mendes will return to Manchester Arena on 7 April 2019. Shawn Mendes has 4 Platinum singles (“Stitches”, “Mercy”, “Treat You Better” and “There’s Nothing Holdin’ Me Back”) and 3 Top 10 smash hits in the UK Official Charts.

Tickets are on sale now.

Mrs. Brown's Boys D'Musical?

The Award Winning Brendan O'Carroll and Mrs. Brown's Boys invite you to their brand new production "Mrs. Brown's Boys D'Musical?" coming to Manchester Arena in April 2019.

Tickets are on sale now.

Take That
22, 23, 25, 26, 27 April

2019 marks Take That’s 30th Anniversary. To celebrate their milestone, the band have announced a massive UK arena and stadium tour performing all their much loved greatest hits live. The tour will see Take That return to Manchester Arena joined by special guest Rick Astley.

Tickets are on sale now!

Daryl Hall & John Oates

Daryl Hall & John Oates, the biggest selling music duo in history will play Manchester Arena on 28 April as part of their first UK tour for over 5 years.

Tickets are on sale now!

2019 Unibet Premier League Darts

The world's top darts players will return to Manchester Arena on 2 May for the 2019 Unibet Premier League.

Tickets are on sale now.

Monster Jam
4 - 5 May

Monster Jam® is adrenaline-charged family entertainment featuring some of the most recognisable trucks in the world including Grave Digger®, Max-DTM and many more. Our world-class drivers push these perfectly engineered Monster Jam trucks to their limits in Freestyle, 2-Wheel Skills and Racing competitions that promise to put families on the edge of their seats in this unexpected, unscripted and unforgettable event! 

Tickets are on sale now!

Bill Bailey 'Larks in Transit'

Bill Bailey is coming to Manchester Arena as part of his Larks In Transit tour. Larks In Transit is a compendium of travellers' tales and the general shenanigans of twenty years as a travelling comedian.

Tickets are on sale now.

Peter Kay
4 - 6 May, 9 - 11 May

Please click on MORE INFO for the full statement from Peter Kay

Gods of Rap
11 May

The biggest and most influential rap groups in the world are coming together at Manchester Arena on 11 May. This once in a lifetime tour marks the anniversary of three iconic landmark albums; Wu-Tang Clan’s ‘Enter The Wu-Tang 36 Chambers’, Public Enemy’s ‘It Takes a Nation of Millions to Hold Us Back’ and De La Soul’s ‘3 Feet High and Rising’. The dates will also be hosted and presented by the legendary DJ Premier.

Tickets go on sale at 10am on Friday 25 January.

World Taekwondo Championships 2019

Held every two years, the World Taekwondo Championships is coming to Manchester for the very first time and will take over Manchester Arena from 15 - 19 May 2019 bringing together over 1,000 of the World's best athletes.

Tickets are on sale now!

Hugh Jackman
24 & 25 May

Academy Award®-nominated, Golden Globe- and Tony Award-winning performer, Hugh Jackman, has announced his first world tour.  The Man. The Music. The Show. will see Jackman performing hit songs from The Greatest Showman, Les Miserable and more from Broadway and film, accompanied by a live orchestra at Manchester Arena on Friday 24 and Saturday 25 May with a matinee on Saturday 25th.

Tickets for all three show are on sale now!

Michael Bublé
26 & 27 May

Grammy-award winning global megastar Michael Bublé will return to Manchester Arena with a band new tour on 26 snd 27 May 2019.

Tickets for both shows are on sale now.



Mark Knopfler
29 May

Mark Knopfler, one of the most critically and commercially successful artists of all time is back at Manchester Arena on 29 May.

Tickets are on sale now.

Olly Murs 2019

Olly Murs is back at Manchester Arena on Friday 31 May.

Tickets are on sale now.

Mumford & Sons

Mumford & Sons has been rescheduled to 6th June 2019. Original tickets will be valid for the rescheduled dates and for those who may be unable to make the new dates, you will be offered a full refund from the point of purchase.

Tickets are on sale now.

Back Street Boys

Back Street Boys bring their DNA World Tour to Manchester Arena on 10 June. 

Tickets are on sale now!

Cirque du Soleil - Toruk

Inspired by James Cameron’s record-breaking movie AVATAR, Cirque du Soleil’s uniquely different touring show TORUK – The First Flight will make its UK debut next June at Manchester Arena from 20 - 23 June 2019. 

Tickets are on sale now!

26 June

The Eagles - Don Henley, Joe Walsh and Timothy B. Schmit, with Vince Gill and Deacon Frey - are bringing their critically acclaimed tour to Manchester Arena in 2019 and will perform classics spanning their career, including “Hotel California,” “One of These Nights,” “Life in the Fast Lane,” “Desperado,” and many more.

Tickets are on sale now.


Lynyrd Skynyrd
27 June

Lynyrd Skynyrd plus Status Quo return to Manchester Arena with their farewell tour 'Last of the Street Survivors' on Thursday 27 June.

Tickets are on sale now.

Westlife 2019
30 May, 28 - 29 June

Westlife, the UK's top selling album group of the 21st century play Manchester Arena on Thursday 30 May, Friday 28 and Saturday 29 June 2019

Tickets are on sale now!

KISS 2019
12 July

Known for their trademark larger-than-life blistering performances, KISS has proven for decades why they are hands down the most iconic live show in rock n roll. They return to Manchester Arena on Friday 12 July.

Tickets are on sale now.

World's Strongest Man Tour Finals 2019

12 of the strongest men on the planet! 5 epic events! 1 jaw-dropping tour finale! The 2019 World's Strongest Man Tour Finals takes place at Manchester Arena on 7 September.

Tickets are on sale now!

Professor Brian Cox Live

A second raft of extra UK dates have been added to Professor Brian Cox’s forthcoming live world tour, Universal: Adventures in Space and Time – which is shaping up to be the biggest science tour of its kind in history.

Tickets are on sale now!

Russell Howard Respite

Following the record-breaking success of his 2017 tour Round The World, Russell Howard returns to Manchester Arena on 2 October with his biggest globe-spanning stand-up tour to date.

Tickets are on sale now.

24 Oct

The legendary Cher has today confirmed she’s heading to Manchester Arena for her first live date in over 14 years. The multi-talented Oscar, Emmy and GRAMMY Award-winning icon, is set to delight fans when she plays on 24 October as part of her Here We Go Again World Tour.

Tickets are on sale now!

The Stepback! 90s vs 00s

The Stepback! 90s vs 00s Concert is taking place at Manchester Arena on Friday, October 25, 2019 and will feature chart-topping stars from across both decades.

Tickets go on sale at 9am on Friday 1 March 2019.

Andrea Bocelli

The world’s most beloved tenor, Andrea Bocelli, will perform at Manchester Arena on 27 October.

Tickets are on sale now!

Little Mix
14, 15 & 16 Nov

Pop superstars Little Mix today announce 'The LM5 Tour', a massive tour which sees them returning to Manchester Arena on Thursday 14, Friday 15 and Saturday 16 November 2019.

Tickets are on sale now!

Hits Radio Live 2019

Hits Radio Live returns to Manchester Arena on 17th November 2019.

Early bird tickets available now.

The Chemical Brothers

The Chemical Brothers head to Manchester Arena on 22 November.

Tickets are on sale now!

Marvel Universe Live!
28 Nov - 1 Dec

Marvel Universe Live! Returns to Manchester Arena with a new show featuring Guardians of the Galaxy and more than 20 favourite Marvel Super Heroes and Villans!

Tickets are on sale now!

Pete Tong Presents Ibiza Classics

Ibiza Classics is back! Now firmly part of the live music calendar, Pete Tong along with Jules Buckley and The Heritage Orchestra have announced their return to Manchester Arena with a brand new live show for 7 December. 

Tickets are on sale now!

We Love The 90's

We Love The 90’s, the ULTIMATE nineties tour is coming to Manchester Arena on 20 December 2019. In a huge lineup featuring Jenny Berggren from Ace Of Base, Vengaboys, 2 Unlimited, Snap!, Whigfield, Haddaway, DJ Sash, Rednex and many more, We Love The 90’s will see your favourite nineties pop acts perform over 60 UK Top 10 smash hit singles for one incredible night of nostalgia.

Tickets are on sale now.

Elton John
17 & 28 Nov 2020

Elton John returns to Manchester Arena on Tuesday 17 and Saturday 28 November 2020 with his Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour.

Tickets are on sale now!