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Event Calendar

Swedish House Mafia - Paradise Again World Tour 2022

Global supergroup Swedish House Mafia bring their Paradise Again World Tour to the AO Arena on 29 September 2022.

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Four Tops & The Temptations

Timeless Motown legends Four Tops & The Temptations return to Manchester on 30 September 2022 performing their classic hits such as 'I Can’t Help Myself (Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch)', 'My Girl' and 'Papa Was a Rolling Stone'.

Tickets are on sale now!

Parkway Drive
1 Oct 2022

Catch Parkway Drive at the AO Arena on 1 October 2022!

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Cirque du Soleil: Corteo
5 - 9 Oct 2022

CORTEO, one of the best-loved Cirque du Soleil productions is finally coming to the AO Arena in October!

Don't miss this spectacular show - get your tickets now!

The Weeknd: The After Hours Tour

The Weeknd has cancelled his scheduled performance at the AO Arena, 10 October 2022.

Ticket holders will be contacted in due course.

Roxy Music
12 Oct 2022

Roxy Music, one of the most influential and exhilarating music acts in history, will tour for the first time in more than a decade to mark the 50th year since their groundbreaking debut album.

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Billy Idol
13 Oct 2022

Billy Idol brings 'The Roadside Tour' to the AO Arena on 13 October 2022 with TOYAH as the opening support !

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Richard Ashcroft
14 Oct 2022

Iconic singer-songwriter Richard Ashcroft will play the AO Arena this October.

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Jason Manford
15 Oct 2022

Jason Manford is back! The acclaimed comedian finishes up his 2021 UK tour 'Like Me' with a massive homecoming show here in Manchester on 15 October 2022!

All original tickets are valid for this rescheduled date and tickets are on sale now!

Robbie Williams
19, 21, 22 October 2022

Catch Robbie Williams celebrating 25 years as a solo artist at the AO Arena on 19, 21, 22 October 2022!

Tickets on sale now!

Bon Iver
24 Oct 2022

Artist Statement: It is with great care and empathy to all involved that we announce the rescheduling of the tour dates in Europe and the UK to the fall of 2022, respectively.

Original tickets are valid for the rescheduled date.

Deep Purple
26 Oct 2022

Deep Purple announce their rescheduled dates for 2022.

Original tickets remain valid for the new date 26 October 2022. 

28 October 2022

Kasabian head out on a 2022 UK tour and will stop by AO Arena, 28 October!

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90s Baby Pop!
29 Oct 2022

90s Baby brings you the greatest 90s pop artists performing live at the AO Arena, a once in a lifetime opportunity to see all your favourite 90s pop artists together for one night and guarantees to transport you back to simpler times.

Tickets on sale now!

Disney On Ice Presents Dream Big

Your favourite Disney characters return to Manchester! Disney On Ice Presents Dream Big at the AO Arena from 2 - 6 November 2022! 

Dream BIG and get your tickets now!

Backstreet Boys - DNA World Tour

The Backstreet Boys, one of the best-selling bands of all time are bringing their DNA World Tour to the AO Arena on 8 November.

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Hits Radio Live 2022
11 Nov 2022

Hits Radio Live, scheduled to be held at the AO Arena on Friday 21 May 2021, has been rescheduled, with a new date of Friday 11 November 2022.

Original tickets are valid for the new date.

Europa Combat: Hatton vs Barrera

Please note that the Hatton v Barrera show, which was scheduled to take place after the BOXXER event on 2nd July, has also been postponed, with a new date of 12 November 2022.

Kendrick Lamar - The Big Steppers Tour

Kendrick Lamar is bringing The Big Steppers Tour to the AO Arena on 16 November! 

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Florence + The Machine

After her short run of intimate UK shows sold out within minutes of going on sale,  Florence + The Machine has announced her album tour which comes to the AO Arena on 22 November.

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24 Nov 2022

Westlife are bringing their 'Wild Dreams' tour to the AO Arena on 24 November 2022. 

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Pete Tong Presents Ibiza Classics

Global dance music legend Pete Tong is back with a brand new show for 2022 - Ibiza Classics with Jules Buckley and The Heritage Orchestra.

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19, 20 Nov & 4 Dec 2022

N-Dubz are back! Tulisa, Dappy and Frazer reform and are bringing their tour to the AO Arena! 

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BLUE - Heart and Soul Tour
5 December 2022

To celebrate their 20th anniversary, Blue have announced their Heart & Soul Tour and will play AO Arena on 5 December 2022. 

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Alter Bridge
9 Dec 2022

Alter Bridge return to the AO Arena, tickets available now!

Paul Heaton & Jacqui Abbott

Paul Heaton & Jacqui Abbott have announced an autumn UK tour playing the AO Arena on Saturday 10 December. They will be joined by very special guest Billy Bragg.

Rod Stewart
14 Dec 2022

Continuing his iconic reign performing a string of headline shows, Rod Stewart returns to the AO Arena on 14 December for a show filled with show-stopping classics and new hits in his unmissable captivating style.

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Hot Wheels Monster Trucks Live Glow Party

The newly launched Hot Wheels Monster Trucks Live Glow Party comes to Manchester in 2023. Fans of all ages will be dazzled as they watch the iconic Hot Wheels Monster Trucks light up the floor in this one-of-a-kind, high-energy Glow Party experience when the huge rip-roaring trucks roll into the AO Arena on Saturday 14 and Sunday 15 January.

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The 1975
20 Jan 2023

The 1975 will bring the UK & Ireland leg of their ‘At Their Very Best’ tour to the AO Arena, Friday 20th January 2023!

Tickets on sale now!

The Darkness and Black Stone Cherry

The Darkness and Black Stone Cherry co-headline at the AO Arena on 2 February 2023. 

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The Arenacross Tour returns to Manchester for 2023! Europe’s leading indoor Freestyle Motocross and Race Show returns to Manchester next year and will host its grand finale of the 2023 Tour at the AO Arena on Saturday 4th February.

19 Feb 2023

Catch YUNGBLUD - the world tour in Manchester on 19 February 2023! 

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Justin Bieber
25 Feb & 4 March 2023

Don't miss Justin Bieber at the AO Arena on 25 February and 4 March 2023!

Tickets on sale now!

Panic! At The Disco
10 March 2023

Panic! At The Disco to perform AO Arena Friday 10 March 2023.

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Celine Dion
5 & 6 April 2023

Celine Dion, one of the most immediately recognised and widely respected superstars in pop music history brings her COURAGE WORLD TOUR to Manchester on 5 & 6 April 2023.

Tickets are on sale now!

Rob Beckett & Josh Widdicombe's Parenting Hell Live

Rob Beckett and Josh Widdicombe will be bringing their hit podcast to the AO Arena in  Manchester. With nearly 50 million downloads, the chart topping podcast has seen them discuss the highs and lows of parenting (and life). 

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Tell everyone. This is not a drill. With two hugely successful films starring Channing Tatum and the hit productions of MAGIC MIKE LIVE in London, Berlin, Australia and Las Vegas, MAGIC MIKE has turned up the heat across the globe. Now we’re bringing the sexiest, most spectacular new dance show in the world to Manchester!

So stop looking... and start booking for the biggest night out of 2023!

Elton John
31 May, 2 & 3 June 2023

Elton John has today announced that the forthcoming 2021 European and UK tour dates of his Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour have to be rescheduled to 2023.

Ozzy Osbourne
7 June 2023

Ozzy Osbourne's show at the AO Arena has been rescheduled for 7 June 2023.

All tickets remain valid for the new date.

Hans Zimmer
16 June 2023

Following his joyful return this April, Hans Zimmer is coming back to the AO Arena Manchester on Friday 16 June 2023!

Tickets on sale now.

Shawn Mendes
26 July 2023

Shawn Mendes has cancelled the rest of his world tour in the UK, North America and Europe.

Refunds are available from point of purchase.

Luke Combs
17 Oct 2023

Country superstar Luke Combs will play the AO Arena on 17 October 2023.

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Sh**ged. Married. Annoyed. with Chris & Rosie Ramsey

Following the staggering success of their #1 hit podcast – with over 100 million downloads , a sell-out Guinness World Record breaking 2020 arena tour, a brand-new prime-time BBC chat show ‘The Chris and Rosie Ramsey Show’, and a Sunday Time’s Best Selling Book, Chris and Rosie will be bringing a brand new live show to the AO Arena in 2023.

Don’t miss it, get your tickets now!

Romesh Ranganathan - Hustle UK 2024 TOUR

After a sell-out tour in 2022, Romesh is back with a brand-new show examining the human condition. Are people inherently good? Is charity always a positive thing? Is hustling the key to success? Or is all this a load of rubbish we've made up to keep people working hard for no reason? Join Romesh as he examines all of these issues and more, while providing no real answers.

Tickets on sale from 10am on Friday 30 September!