Event Calendar

TNA Maximum Impact VII
Fri 30 January

TNA Impact Wrestling returns to Manchester in 2015 for Maximum Impact VII. Tickets for the Friday 30 January show and TNA Fan Interaction meet and greet packages are on sale now. The stars of the 2015 tour include Bobby Lashley, Kurt Angle, Bobby Roode, James Storm, Sanada, Manik, Mahabali Shera, Abyess, EC3, Tyrus, Rockstar Spud, Magnus, Bram, Madison Rayne, Low Ki, Brooke, Gunner, Chris Melendez, Austin Aries, Davey Richards, Eddie Edwards, Gail Kim, MVP, Awesome Kong and many more.

Peter Kay’s Phoenix Nights Live
Sat 31 January - Thu 12 February & Sat 14 - Mon 16 February

Phoenix Nights is returning for the first time in fifteen years with 15 very special LIVE shows in aid of Comic Relief. The live shows will reunite the full original cast from the award winning comedy for the first time since 2000. All profits in aid of Comic Relief. Please note that this show is only suitable for persons 15 or over. 

You Me At Six / All Time Low

You Me At Six have announced a new 2015 tour which they will co-headline with American pop punk giants All Time Low. Tickets for the Friday 13 February show are on sale now. Support comes from Cincinnati indie rock band Walk The Moon.

The X Factor Live Tour
Fri 20 & Sat 21 February

See 2014 winner Ben Haenow perform live in Manchester with The X Factor Live 2015 arena tour. Tickets for the Friday 20 February and the matinee show on Saturday 21 February are on sale now. Joining Ben in Manchester will be Fleur East, Andrea Faustini, Jay James, Lauren Platt, Only The Young, Stevi Ritchie and Stereo Kicks, as well as Paul Akister.

The Black Keys
Fri 27 February

Due to a serious shoulder injury to Patrick Carney, The Black Keys’ forthcoming concert has been cancelled. Please contact your point of purchase for refund information. 

Lionel Richie
Sat 28 February

International superstar Lionel Richie will start his hotly anticipated 2015 tour right here in Manchester. Tickets for the Saturday 28 February show are on sale now. Supporting Lionel on his Manchester show date will be singer-songwriter, Larissa Eddie.  

The Script
Fri 6 & Sat 7 March

Due to popular demand, The Script will play a second show in Manchester on Friday 6 March. Tickets on sale now. They will be performing tracks from their latest number one hit album No Sound Without Silence. Support comes from Arena favourite Labrinth

Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds

Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds will play an epic Manchester show as part of their tour in support of brand new album Chasing Yesterday. Tickets for the Monday 9 March show are on sale now. 

Spandau Ballet
Sat 14 March

Hot on the heels of the success of their film Soulboys Of The Western WorldSpandau Ballet have announced their return to the stage to perform their greatest hits. Tickets for the Saturday 14 March show are on sale now.

McBusted
Sat 21 & Sun 22 March

With the excitement of 2014’s most incredible, jaw-dropping arena tour still ringing in fans’ ears, and almost exactly one year on from their formation, McBusted announce their return to the live stage in spring 2015 with their Most Excellent Adventure Tour. Tickets for the Manchester shows, on Saturday 21 & Sunday 22 March are on sale now.

Usher
Mon 23 March

R’n’B sensation Usher will bring his The UR Experience world tour to Manchester next year. Tickets for the Monday 23 March show are on sale now. 

Train
Thur 26 March

San Francisco band Train will make their Arena debut next year as part of their Bulletproof Picasso tour. Support comes from very special guests The Magic Numbers and Natasha North. Tickets for the Thursday 26 March show are on sale now. 

Betway Premier League Darts

The world's best darts players return to Manchester next spring as part of Betway Premier League Darts’ 2015 UK & Ireland tour. Tickets for the Thursday 2 April Manchester ‘Judgement Night’ match are on sale now. 

Nicki Minaj
Sat 4 April

Rap’s reigning queen Nicki Minaj will bring The Pinkprint Tour to Manchester on Saturday 4 April. The tour will also feature special guest Trey Songz, who has recorded two number one collaborations with Nicki, Touchin/Loving and Bottoms Up. Tickets for the show are on sale now

Mrs Browns' Boys: How Now Mrs Brown Cow

The award-winning Mrs Brown’s Boys return to Manchester next year with their brand new tour How Now Mrs Brown Cow. Tickets for the five night residency, from Tuesday 7 – Saturday 11 April (inc Saturday matinee) are on sale now.

WWE Live
Sun 12 April

WWE have announced that its unique brand of action packed entertainment is returning to Manchester on Sunday 12 April 2015. Tickets on sale now

Paul Simon & Sting: On Stage Together

Paul Simon & Sting, two of music’s most iconic singer songwriters, will perform On Stage Together here in Manchester on Monday 13 April

CBeebies Live! Justin & Friends: Mr Tumble’s Circus

Roll up, roll up, Justin Fletcher MBE is back in a brand new production this Easter! Following on from his first sell-out arena tour in 2013, Justin is bringing his fun-filled show - Justin & Friends: Mr Tumble’s Circus to town! Tickets for the 1.30pm & 4.45pm Tuesday 14 April 2015 shows are on sale now.

Harlem Globetrotters
Sun 19 April

The world famous Harlem Globetrotters will bring their one-of-a-kind family show back to Manchester as part of their spectacular nine-game 2015 UK tour. Tickets for the Sunday 19 April game are on sale now. 

Olly Murs
Wed 22 - Fri 24 April

Olly Murs, one of pop music’s biggest and most loved stars, is to hit the road in 2015 with 16 spectacular arena dates across the UK. A third Manchester show has just been added to the the tour. Tickets for the Friday 24 April show are on sale now. Joining Olly in Manchester will be special guest Ella Eyre.

The Vamps
Sat 25 April

The Vamps have announced their first arena tour, which will come to Manchester on Saturday 25 April 2015. Support comes from Union J and other special guests. Tickets are on sale now. 

S Club 7
Fri 8 May

Pop powerhouse S Club 7 have announced their hotly-anticipated return to the music scene with their 2015 Bring It All Back arena tour, their first in over 10 years, which comes to Manchester on Friday 8 May. Tickets are on sale now

Mark Knopfler
Sat 16 May

Grammy award winner Mark Knopfler returns to Manchester to perform tracks from his ninth solo album Tracker live for the first time alongside some of his Dire Straits classics, including Sultans of Swing, Romeo and Juliet and Money for Nothing. Tickets for the Saturday 16 May show are on sale now.

Take That
Thu 21, Fri 22, Sat 23, Mon 25, Tue 26, Thu 28, Fri 29, Sat 30 May & Thurs 18 June

Take That, the UK’s most successful live act ever, have confirmed that they are heading back out on the road in 2015.  They will return to Manchester for a phenomenal 9 night residency on Thu 21, Fri 22, Sat 23, Mon 25, Tue 26, Thu 28, Fri 29, Sat 30 May & Thurs 18 June*.  Support for all shows comes from Ella Henderson. Tickets are on sale now. *Due to logistical issues Take That are rearranging their show on Monday 29 June to Thursday 18 June. Original tickets are still valid or a refund including booking fee is available from your point of purchase.

Maroon 5
Mon 1 June

Maroon 5 return to Manchester for one of only three UK shows2015. Tickets for the Monday 1 June show are on sale now. 

Ariana Grande
Thurs 4 June

Ariana Grande brings The Honeymoon Tour to Manchester on Thursday 4 June. Tickets on sale now, priced from £32.50 - £38.50. Support for the show comes from Rixton

5 Seconds of Summer
Tues 9 June

5 Seconds Of Summer will bring their first headline UK & Europe arena tour to Manchester on Tuesday 9 June 2015. The Rock Out With Your Socks Out 2015 Tour will see the Australian punk pop band play to their army of dedicated fans in their biggest run of headline shows to date. 

Taylor Swift
Wed 24 June

Taylor Swift returns to Manchester to showcase tracks from her latest studio album, 1989. The UK leg of The 1989 World Tour sees Taylor perform on Wednesday 24 June – her first live show in Manchester since her sold-out date at the Arena on 2011's Speak Now tour. Support comes from Australian singer-songwriter Vance Joy.

Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons

Pop music legends Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons return to Manchester next summer. Tickets for the Friday 26 June concert are on sale now. 

John Legend
Sat 27 June

Following a sold-out worldwide tour John Legend returns to the UK next year for his biggest tour to date. Tickets for the Manchester show, on Saturday 27 June are on sale now priced from £37.50.

Fleetwood Mac
Fr 12 June & Wed 1 July

Following a record sell out tour in 2013, rock legends Fleetwood Mac are set to return to the Manchester in 2015 with their On With The Show Tour. All five stars will be performing, including Christine McVie, who returns to the band following a 16 year absence. After selling out their first show on Friday 12 June, a second Manchester date has been added. Tickets for the Wednesday 1 July show are on sale now.

Neil Diamond
Thurs 9 July

Iconic Grammy award-winning rock and pop singer/songwriter and rock and roll hall of fame member, Neil Diamond will be bringing his highly anticipated 2015 tour to Manchester next summer. Tickets for the Thursday 9 July show are on sale now. 

Bette Midler
Sat 11 July

Multiple Grammy Award-winning singer and legendary performer Bette Midler announced today that she will return to UK stages for the first time in 35 years. The Divine Miss M will visit Manchester on Saturday 11 July. Tickets are on sale now

One Direction
Saturday 3 & Sunday 4 October

One Direction, the world’s biggest pop act, return to Manchester next year as part of their eagerly awaited On The Road Again world tour. Tickets for the Saturday 3 & Sunday 4 October shows are on sale now. Please note, there will be no in person sales for One Direction tickets from the venue Box Office. 

Fall Out Boy
Fri 9 October

Multi-platinum selling band Fall Out Boy have announced that they will return to Manchester this Autumn for the American Beauty / American Psycho Tour. Tickets are on sale now, priced £29.50.  

Michael McIntyre
Thurs 29 - Sat 31 October

Michael McIntrye returns to Manchester with his hotly anticipated brand new stand-up show Happy & Glorious. He will be joined by special guest Paul Tonkinson. Tickets for the Thursday 29 – Saturday 31 October 2015 shows are on sale now.

Imagine Dragons
Fri 13 November

Imagine Dragons bring their Smoke + Mirrors tour to Manchester Arena on Friday 13 November. Tickets go on sale on Friday 6 February, priced from £30. 

Nickelback
Tues 17 November

Multi-platinum selling rock band Nickelback return to Manchester next year as part of their 2015 tour in support of their eighth full-length studio album No Fixed Address. Tickets for the Tuesday 17 November are on sale now

Simply Red
Sat 12 December

Simply Red mark their 30th anniversary next year with a world tour, including a very special hometown show in Manchester. Tickets for the Saturday 12 December concert are on sale now.