The First Direct Arena is the major entertainment venue located in the vibrant city of Leeds, hosting live music, comedy, entertainment shows and sporting events. Voted Best New Venue in the World 2014 at the Stadium Business Awards, First Direct Arena has played to some incredible artists since opening in September 2013 including Sir Elton John, Bruce Springsteen, Michael Buble, Sports Personality of the Year, Garly Barlow, Prince, Miley Cyrus, Le Tour De France Grand Depart, John Bishop, Championship Boxing, Queen + Adam Lambert, Fleetwood Mac, Premier League Darts, Neil Young, Bette Midler, Drake, Morrissey, The Eagles, Pharrell Williams, John Legend, The MOBO Awards and Mumford and Sons.
The Arena's unique "super theatre" style configuration is designed to enhance the arena experience, with all seats facing the stage and high quality acoustics providing the best sound experience in the UK. Spectators and performances alike, will enjoy a more intimate atmosphere with reduced viewing distances inside the 13,000 capacity venue.
Whether you are a company looking to entertain clients and offer staff incentives, or a fanatical concert goer looking to enjoy a world class venue, our Arena Experience package is the perfect choice. The Arena Experience gives you and your guests access to the beautiful Black and White Lounge pre-show and during intervals. Here you can enjoy exquisite Fine Dining, Chef's Dish of the Day, Sharing Platters, or just grab a drink and relax before the show.
private Suites are available for up to 16 people, availability and pricing is available on request.
Enquire now for availability and pricing at your chosen event.
|Price available on request|
|Friday||24/01/2020||Strictly Come Dancing Live Tour|
|Tuesday||25/02/2020||Michael Ball & Alfie Boe|
|Tuesday||12/05/2020||Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds|