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Event Calendar

PAW Patrol Live!
Sat 19 Aug & Sun 20 Aug

Following the temporary closure of Manchester Arena, PAW Patrol Live! “Race to the Rescue” has announced it has secured an alternate venue and will now launch the UK tour at the 02 Apollo, Manchester with performances on 29 and 30 July  at 10:30am, 1:30pm and 4:30pm each day. Tickets are available now and can be purchased by clicking here

BROS
Tue 22 August

Following last month's tragic incident and the subsequent temporary closure of the main area outside the venue, The BROS Tour scheduled for Tuesday 22 August 2017 at Manchester Arena has unfortunately been cancelled.

 

5 Star Wrestling
Sat 2 September

5 Star Wrestling Tournament show has been rescheduled to Thursday 22 March 2018. 5 Star Wrestling said 'We have decided to completely reschedule the entire 5 Star Wrestling tournament for February. We know this will be disappointing to many fans as it means we will not be running any further shows in 2017 but we assure you, this is not a decision we have taken lightly and it is a move that will greatly improve the shows we host going forward. Your tickets are automatically valid for the new date but are welcome to a full refund at your point of purchase.' 

We Are Manchester
Sat 9 September

Manchester Arena will officially reopen on Saturday 9th of September with We Are Manchester - a special benefit concert to honour those impacted by May’s atrocities, and welcome back live entertainment fans to the Arena. Tickets are on sale now! 

John Legend
Sat 16 September

Acclaimed multi-platinum selling, Oscar, Golden Globe and 10x Grammy award winning singer songwriter John Legend returns to Manchester Arena this autumn. Support comes from very special guest Jack Savoretti. Tickets are on sale now, priced from £45.00 (booking and facility fees apply). 

 

World Championship Boxing: Parker Vs Fury

Hennessy Sports and Duco Promotions are delighted to announce that the highly anticipated showdown between British and Irish heavyweight star Hughie Fury and the WBO World Heavyweight Champion Joseph Parker. Tickets are on sale Tuesday 11 July 12.30pm, priced from £40.00 (booking and facility fees apply). 

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds
Mon 25 September

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds will perform at Manchester Arena this September as part of a massive eight-week European tour. Tickets for the Monday 25 September concert– the only show in the north of the country – are on sale now, priced from £45.00 (booking fees apply). Please note there is no support act for this event.

 

 

Giants Live: The Official World's Strongest Man Tour Finals

The strongest men in the world are preparing to storm Manchester Arena on Saturday 30 September for the biggest one-off Strong Man event of the year. It will not only feature the top 10 strongmen in the world, but also the legendary World Deadlift Championships. Come and watch your favourite Giants battle it out over 5 sinew-stretching, pain-inducing 'Trials of Strength'. Can anyone beat the tremendous and record breaking deadlift by Eddie 'The Beast' Hall of Great Britain or will he come back to set another world record? 

Neil Diamond
Sun 1 October

Manchester Arena will open Neil Diamond’s 50th anniversary UK tour on Sunday 1 October. Throughout an illustrious and wide-ranging musical career, Neil Diamond has sold over 130 million albums worldwide and has charted 37 top 40 singles and 16 top 10 albums. Tickets for the Sunday 1 October concert are on sale now and priced from £65.00 (booking and facility fees apply) 

 

 

Lady Antebellum
Wed 4 October

American country music trio Lady Antebellum have announced a show at Manchester Arena as part of their You Look Good world tour. Tickets for the Wednesday 4 October concert are on sale now, priced from £35.00 (booking & venue facility fees apply).

 

Impractical Jokers ‘Where’s Larry?’ Tour Starring The Tenderloins

American comedy sensations The Tenderloins return to Manchester Arena with the ‘Where’s Larry?’ Tour. Tickets for Thursday 5 October show are on sale now, priced from £25.00 - £55.00 (booking and venue facility fees apply). 16+ suggested (Parental Discretion Advised)

 

Boxing: Anthony Crolla v Ricky Burns

Two UK former world champions collide as Manchester's own Anthony Crolla takes on Scottish superstar Ricky Burns in a titanic clash at Manchester Arena, 7 October, presented by Eddie Hearn.

Tickets are on sale now. 

Disney On Ice presents Passport to Adventure

Celebrate the most memorable Disney tales with all your favourite characters in Disney On Ice presents Passport to AdventureTickets for the Manchester Arena shows, from Wednesday 11 – Sunday 15 October, are on sale now, priced from £18.00 - £46.00 (booking fees apply). Join Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald, Goofy and Daisy on a journey to the timeless worlds of Disney’s The Lion King, The Little Mermaid, Peter Pan, and Disney’s Frozen. 

 

 

Lady Gaga
Tue 17 October

Lady Gaga returns to Manchester Arena this October as part of her Joanne world tour. Tickets for the Tuesday 17 October concert – her only confirmed date in the north – are on sale now and priced from £35.00 (booking fees apply). 

Legends Live - Suzi Quarto, David Essex, The Osmonds & Hot Chocolate

Legends Live returns to Manchester Arena this October with very special guests Suzi Quatro, David Essex, The Osmonds and Hot Chocolate. Tickets for the Thursday 19 October concert are on sale now, priced £45.00 (booking & venue facility fees apply).

 

 

J. Cole
Sat 21 October

J. Cole has announced he will be making his way to Manchester Arena on Saturday 21 October. Tickets are on sale now and priced from £40.00 (booking and facility fees apply). 

Emeli Sandé
Sun 22 October

Emeli Sandé will perform at Manchester Arena this year to celebrate the release of her critically acclaimed new album Long Live The Angels, with the main support being Calum Scott. Tickets for the Sunday 22 October concert are on sale now, priced from £37.50 (booking fees apply).

 

 

Metallica
Sat 28 October

Metallica return to Manchester ArenaTickets for the Saturday 28 October show – the bands only appearance in the north of England – are on sale now! Tickets are priced from £50.00 (booking and facility fees apply)

 

 

The Comedy Get Down
Tues 31 October

Due to unforeseen TV commitments, The Comedy Get Down has been forced to cancel the UK leg of its World Tour. Ticketholders should return to their point of purchase to receive a full refund.

Jamiroquai
Thu 2 November

Global electronic soul funk superstars Jamiroquai will open their highly-anticipated European tour at Manchester Arena later this year. Tickets for the Thursday 2 November concert – the bands only show in the north of the country this year - are on sale now, priced from £37.50 (booking & venue facility fees apply).

 

WWE RAW
Mon 6 November

WWE have announced that its unique brand of action packed entertainment is returning to the UK in November 2017 for two televised nights of mayhem at Manchester ArenaFans will be able to see all their favourite WWE Superstars all under one roof at RAW on Monday 6 November and SMACKDOWN LIVE on Tuesday 7 November. Tickets are on sale now!

 

 

WWE SMACKDOWN LIVE
Tue 7 November

WWE have announced that its unique brand of action packed entertainment is returning to the UK in November 2017 for two televised nights of mayhem at Manchester Arena. Fans will be able to see all their favourite WWE Superstars all under one roof at RAW on Monday 6 November and SMACKDOWN LIVE on Tuesday 7 November. Tickets are on sale now!

The Killers
Mon 13 & Tue 14 November

The Killers have announced a major UK tour and they are heading to Manchester Arena on Monday 13 and Tuesday 14 November. Tickets are on sale now and are priced from £45.00 (booking and facility fees apply) 

Alice Cooper
Wed 15 November

Heavy metal legend Alice Cooper returns to Manchester Arena this year for his first show in the city in over five years. Joining Alice in Manchester will be special guests The Mission and The Tubes. Tickets for the Wednesday 15 November are on sale now, priced from £40.00 (subject to booking fees).

 

Royal Blood
Thu 16 November

Rock duo Royal Blood will make their Manchester Arena debut this November to celebrate the release of their brand new album How Did We Get So Dark? Tickets for the Thursday 16 November concert are on sale nowpriced from £20.00 (booking and facility fees apply)

Depeche Mode
Fri 17 November

Depeche Mode have announced they are heading to Manchester Arena on Friday 17 November. Tickets are on sale now, priced from £50.00 (booking and facility fees apply)

Deep Purple
Sat 18 November

Rock legends Deep Purple return to Manchester Arena this year as part of their inFinite The Long Goodbye Tour. Special guests at Deep Purple’s Manchester show will be Europe. Tickets for the Saturday 18 November gig, their first in the city for over six years, are on sale now, priced from £49.50 (subject to booking fees).

 

Queens Of The Stone Age
Sun 19 November

Queens Of The Stone Age return to Manchester Arena on Sunday 19 November, with special guests Broncho. Tickets are on sale now, priced from £25.00 (booking and facility fees apply).

Little Mix
Fri 20 October, Tues 21 November & Wed 22 November

Little Mix – the world’s biggest girl group – return to Manchester Arena in 2017 as part of their The Glory Days UK tour. Tickets for the Tuesday 21 & Wednesday 22 November 2017 shows are on sale now! NEWS - LittleMix announce extra date at Manchester Arena, on Friday 20th October. Tickets are on sale now and priced from £25.00 (Booking fees apply).

John Bishop: Winging It 2017 tour
Fri 24 & Sat 25 November

Comedy superstar John Bishop is back at Manchester Arena this year for his long awaited return to stand-up comedy with his brand new live show Winging It. Tickets for the Friday 24 & Saturday 25 November shows are on sale now, priced from £25.00 (booking fees apply).

Elvis with The Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra

2017 looks set to be another vintage year for fans of the King! Following the sell out UK arena tour last year and the number one multi-platinum album The Wonder Of You, Elvis returns to Manchester Arena for a live concert experience like no other, featuring the most recognisable voice of all time, backed by the legendary Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra. Tickets for the Tuesday 28 November show are on sale now, priced from £45.00 (booking and venue facility fees apply).

 

 

Phil Collins
Wed 29 November

One of the great British musicians, Phil Collins is back performing, having just returned to the stage for his first live dates in 10 years. Tickets are on sale now and priced from £65.00 (booking and facility fees apply). 

Gorillaz
Fri 1 December

It is no underestimation to say that the return of Gorillaz has been feverishly anticipated. With their first new studio album in 7 years they return to Manchester Arena this year as part of their massive Humanz tour. Tickets for the Friday 1 December concert are on sale now, priced from £30.00 (booking & venue facility fees apply)

Steps
Sat 2 & Sun 3 December

Steps have added a second Manchester Arena date this December to celebrate their 20th anniversary. Tickets for the Sunday 3 December concert are on sale now, priced from £32.50 (booking & venue facility fees apply).

 

 

Michael Ball & Alfie Boe
Thu 7 December

Following the stunning success of their platinum selling album Together and 29 sold-out shows across the country, Michael Ball and Alfie Boe have announced a headline show at Manchester ArenaTickets for the Thursday 7 December show are on sale now, priced from £35.00 (booking fees apply).

 

Harry Potter and The Chamber of Secrets™

Rediscover the magic of Harry Potter and The Chamber of Secrets™. CineConcerts brings the beloved film to life with a live symphony orchestra performing John William's iconic score. Tickets are on sale now, priced from £25.00 (booking and facility fees apply)

Queen + Adam Lambert
Sat 9 December

Queen + Adam Lambert’s magnificent 2017 touring show is returning to Manchester Arena this December.  It has been almost three years since they last performed in Manchester with a sold out show. Tickets for the Saturday 9 December are on sale now, priced from £69.00 (subject to booking & venue facility fee).

Pete Tong Presents Ibiza Classics

Pete Tong Presents Ibiza Classics, performed by the 65 piece Heritage Orchestra and conducted by Jules Buckley, returns to Manchester Arena this year with a brand new show. Tickets for the Thursday 14 December concert are on sale now, priced from £35.00 (booking fees apply).

Arenacross 2018
Sat 6 Jan 2018

Arenacross the Indoor Motocross Racing & Freestyle Motocross returns to Manchester Arena on Saturday 6 January 2018. Tickets are on sale now, priced from £16.00 (booking and facility fees apply) 

Chris Rock
Thu 11 January

Chris Rock will open his first UK tour in ten years at Manchester Arena on Thursday 11 JanuaryTickets for The Total Blackout Tour are on sale now, priced from £25.00 - £95.00 (booking and venue facility fees apply).

 

 

Heaven on Earth - The Live Arena Spectacular

Telling the story of Adam and Eve, Heaven on Earth comes to Manchester Arena next February as part of a UK arena tour. Tickets for the Thursday 22 - Sunday 25 February performances are on sale now, priced from £19.00 - £65.00 (booking and venue facility fees apply).

 

 

Paul Weller 2018
Thu 1 March

Paul Weller returns to Manchester Arena next year to celebrate the 40th anniversary of his first album release ‘n The City and for his 13th album release A Kind Revolution. Tickets for the Thursday 1 March 2018 show are on sale now, priced at £42.00 (booking & venue facility fees apply). 

Joe Bonamassa
Sat 10 March

The blues rocker, Joe Bonamassa has announced his return to Manchester Arena on Saturday 10 March 2018. Joe will feature alongside a hand-picked group of world-class musicians playing material from Blues of Desperation, plus classic Bonamassa fan favourites. Tickets are on sale now, priced from £59.00 (booking and facility fees apply). 

Jason Derulo
15 Mar 2018

Global superstar Jason Derulo has announced he is coming to Manchester Arena next year to open his UK arena tour. Tickets go on sale Friday 25th August 9am, priced from £29.50 (booking and facility fees apply) 

Arcade Fire
Sun 8 April

Following an acclaimed run of shows across the UK and Europe this summer, Arcade Fire have announced a headline tour for Spring 2018, which will see “one of the most popular and essential bands of the century” (NME) play Manchester Arena, 8 April. Tickets on sale now.

Harry Styles
9 April

Due to overwhelming demand, Harry Styles has announced his apperance at Manchester Arena April next year. Tickets are on sale now and priced from £45.00 (booking and facility fees apply). 

Michael McIntyre 2018
Fri 20 & Sat 21 April 2018

Britain’s biggest comedian Michael McIntyre, the global phenomenon, brings his Big World Tour to Manchester Arena next year. Michael McIntyre will be performing 2 dates in April 2018. Tickets for the Friday 20 April & Saturday 21 April shows are on sale now, priced from £25.00 (booking & venue facility fees apply). 

Harlem Globetrotters

The world famous Harlem Globetrotters, featuring some of the most electrifying athletes on the planet, will bring their spectacular show to Manchester Arena as part of their 2018 World Tour. Tickets are on sale now and priced from £17.50 (booking and facility fees apply). 

Katy Perry
Fri 22 Jun 2018

Katy Perry announces her apperance at Manchester Arena on Friday 22 June 2018. Tickets are on sale now, priced from £50.00 (booking and facility fees apply).