First Direct Arena

Recently voted Best New Venue in the World 2014 at the Stadium Business Awards, first directarena has played host to some incredible artists since opening in September 2013, including Sir Elton John, Bruce Springsteen, Michael Bublé, Sports Personality of the Year, Gary Barlow, Prince, Miley Cyrus, Le Tour De France Grand Depart, Lee Evans,  Championship Boxing, Queen + Adam Lambert, Fleetwood Mac, Premier League Darts, Lionel Richie, Bette Midler, Paloma Faith, Morrissey, 5 Seconds of Summer, 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 performers alike, will enjoy a more intimate atmosphere with reduced viewing distances inside the venue which has a capacity of 13,000. With a variety of car parking options and public transport available near first direct arena, getting to and from your favorite live event has never been easier.


Category: All Seasons Attraction

Address: First Direct Arena Leeds, LS2 8BY

Phone: 0844 248 1585

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