The award-winning Manchester Arena is the largest indoor arena in Europe. Located north of the city centre, with an official capacity of 21, 000 which attracts over 1 million visitors each year. Over the past 20 years Manchester Arena has had a few names changes but it still remains one of the busiest events venues in the world hosting more than 130 events each year.
Manchester Arena is a popular venue for live music, sporting events and has been deeply involved in promoting the rich musical heritage associated with Manchester. Some of the biggest names in the entertainment industry and local bands have all played there over the years.