Leeds First Direct Arena

The First Direct Arena Leeds

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.

The Leeds Arena Experience VIP Tickets

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.

VIP Ticket Package

  • Dedicated ticket collection desk
  • Dedicated VIP Entrance
  • Access to the Black and White Lounge which offers a fantastic location for wining and dining those who are important to you

Prices From £99.00 per person + vat

Leeds Arena Live Events 2019

Friday08/03/2019George Ezra
Tuesday19/03/2019Blue Planet II - Live in Concert
Wednesday27/03/2019The Wonderful World of Disney on Ice
Thursday28/03/2019The Wonderful World of Disney on Ice
Friday29/03/2019The Wonderful World of Disney on Ice
Saturday30/03/2019The Wonderful World of Disney on Ice
Sunday31/03/2019The Wonderful World of Disney on Ice
Thursday04/04/2019Titanic Live
Friday05/04/2019Legends Live - Suzi Quatro, David Essex, Bay City Rollers & Showaddywaddy
Saturday06/04/2019Europes Strongest Man
Wednesday10/04/2019Shawn Mendes
Thursday16/05/2019Unibet Premier League Darts
Saturday18/05/2019Mark Knopfler
Thursday23/05/2019Olly Murs
Tuesday28/05/2019Rita Ora
Wednesday29/05/2019Strictly Come Dancing - Professionals
Monday03/06/2019Michael Buble
Tuesday04/06/2019Michael Buble
Friday07/06/2019Bill Bailey - Larks in Transit
Friday21/06/2019Fastlove - Tribute to George Michael
Saturday22/06/2019Magic of Motown
Sunday23/06/2019Gladys Knight
Friday28/06/2019Mrs Browns Boys D'Musical
Saturday29/06/2019Mrs Browns Boys D'Musical
Sunday30/06/2019Mrs Browns Boys D'Musical
Tuesday02/07/2019The Eagles
Friday27/09/2019Russell Howard
Saturday26/10/2019Andrea Bocelli
Saturday02/11/2019A-HA - Hunting High and Low LIVE Tour
Monday18/11/2019Little Mix
Tuesday19/11/2019Little Mix
Thursday21/11/2019The Chemical Brothers