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Coronavirus (COVID-19) update - Following the UK Government advice in relation to non-essential social contact, we are liaising with promoters and event organisers to reschedule our events calendar. Read More
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Rescheduled

Friday 3rd April 2020

Rescheduled

RESCHEDULED: Sam Fender

Friday 3rd April 2020

We have regrettably decided to reschedule this tour. Utilita Arena Newcastle rescheduled date is now Monday 21st September 2020. All tickets remain valid.

Rescheduled

Saturday 4th April 2020

Rescheduled

RESCHEDULED: A Night of Championship Boxing Lewis Ritson vs Miguel Vazquez

Saturday 4th April 2020

Lewis Ritson will clash with former long-reigning World Champion Miguel Vazquez on a huge night of action at the Utilita Arena Newcastle on Saturday 4th April 2020.

Rescheduled

Saturday 11th April 2020

Rescheduled

RESCHEDULED: Rick Astley

Saturday 11th April 2020

Rick Astley's Utilita Arena Newcastle show due to take place Saturday 11 April has been rescheduled to Friday 16 October.

Rescheduled

Sunday 12th April 2020

Rescheduled

RESCHEDULED: The Pussycat Dolls

Sunday 12th April 2020

"Following the latest government advice we are very sad to announce that we are postponing our upcoming UK and Ireland tour. We're heartbroken that we will not be able to perform next month, but the safety and health of our fans is of course our No.1 priority. We look forward to seeing you all at the rescheduled dates in October. In the meantime please stay safe and look after yourselves. Love Pussycat Dolls."

Rescheduled

Saturday 18th April 2020

Rescheduled

RESCHEDULED: Paul Heaton & Jacqui Abbott

Saturday 18th April 2020

Paul and Jacqui would like to pass on their sincere apologies for the inconvenience this may cause you all but also feel the safety of the public is paramount. We wish you good health and safety over these coming months and hope to see you all fighting fit in the Autumn.

Dean Taxi
Dean Taxi
Postponed

Tuesday 21st - Thursday 23rd April 2020

Postponed

Postponed: Riverdance The New 25th Anniversary Show

Tuesday 21st - Thursday 23rd April 2020

It is with great regret and heavy hearts that the producers of Riverdance have to announce the postponement of their tour of the UK, with immediate effect.

Rescheduled

Saturday 25th & Sunday 26th April 2020

Rescheduled

RESCHEDULED: The Big North Tattoo Show 2020

Saturday 25th & Sunday 26th April 2020

Due to the World Health Organisation, UK Governments and the Science / Health Authorities direction regarding the COVID 19 pandemic, it is with great sadness we have been forced to postpone the Big North Tattoo Show in April. The new dates are the 19th & 20th September 2020

Rescheduled

Monday 27th April 2020

Rescheduled

RESCHEDULED: McFly: The 2020 Tour

Monday 27th April 2020

Following the latest government advice we are very sad to announce that we are rescheduling our upcoming April / May UK 2020 tour as the safety and health of our fans is our utmost priority. We can’t wait to see you in Oct/Nov, only 6 months away. Until then, keep yourselves safe and look after each other. All our love Tom, Danny, Harry & Dougie.

McFly Hospitality Experience

Monday 4th May 2020

WWE Live!

Monday 4th May 2020

WWE Live is a unique blend of sport and entertainment, combining in-ring match action with dramatic entertainment. Bursting with all the drama and energy of a rock concert, in a fun, lively and exciting environment, WWE Live is the ultimate in family entertainment!

WWE Hospitality Experience

Thursday 14th May 2020

Gregory Porter

Thursday 14th May 2020

Gregory Porter, international best-selling artist and two time Grammy Award-winning jazz/soul singing sensation, is honoured to announce a thirteen date UK tour - which takes in his Utilita Arena debut on Thursday 14th May 2020.

Laurent-Perrier Experience

Winn Solicitors
Winn Solicitors

Thursday 21st May 2020

Strictly The Professionals 2020

Thursday 21st May 2020

Dust off your dancing shoes! Following the hugely successful Strictly Come Dancing – The Professionals 2019 UK Tour, fans up and down the UK will be thrilled to learn the line-up of dancers who will be bringing all the glitz and glamour to the live stage in the brand new 2020 Professionals Tour.

Laurent-Perrier Experience

Cancelled

Sunday 24th May 2020

Cancelled

Trevor Noah

Sunday 24th May 2020

We are sorry to inform you that due to a scheduling conflict we have to cancel the planned performance with Trevor Noah in Newcastle, Utilita Arena on Sunday 24th May 2020.

Rescheduled

Saturday 30th May 2020

Rescheduled

RESCHEDULED Barry Manilow with special guest Curtis Stigers

Saturday 30th May 2020

"Hold on to your existing tickets. They will automatically be transferred to the new dates. Thanks to everyone in the UK. All of you have been patient and understanding." Rescheduled date for Utilita Arena Newcastle is now Thursday 3rd September 2020

Limited Availability

Friday 5th June 2020

Limited Availability

Pet Shop Boys Dreamworld: The Greatest Hits Live

Friday 5th June 2020

The duo announced seven UK shows to open their first-ever greatest hits tour – Dreamworld: The Greatest Hits Live – in May/June 2020. Beginning Thursday 28th May at London’s O2, the tour will see PSB perform at arenas across the country including Utilita Arena Newcastle Friday 5th June 2020.

Hospitality Packages

Cancelled

Saturday 6th June 2020

Cancelled

Cancelled: Whitesnake and Foreigner with special guests Europe

Saturday 6th June 2020

Unfortunately the forthcoming Whitesnake / Foreigner / Europe U.K. tour due May – June 2020 has been cancelled. Ticket holders will be contacted by their point of purchase in due course.

Dean Taxi
Dean Taxi
Rescheduled

Saturday 13th June 2020

Rescheduled

RESCHEDULED: Dua Lipa

Saturday 13th June 2020

Dua Lipa at Utilita Arena Newcastle on Saturday 13th June has been rescheduled to Sunday 3rd January 2021. Your ticket will be honoured for the rescheduled date. For any further ticket inquiries please reach out to point of purchase.

Saturday 27th June 2020

Rescheduled Date: A Night of Championship Boxing Lewis Ritson vs Miguel Vazquez

Saturday 27th June 2020

Lewis Ritson will clash with former long-reigning World Champion Miguel Vazquez on a huge night of action at the Utilita Arena Newcastle on Saturday 27th June 2020 *rescheduled from Saturday 4th April 2020

Enhance & Upgrade

Saturday 4th July 2020

PAW Patrol Live! "Race to the Rescue"

Saturday 4th July 2020

Based on the hit animated TV series on Nickelodeon produced by Spin Master, PAW Patrol Live! “Race to the Rescue” brings everybody’s favourite pups to the stage for an action-packed, high-energy, musical adventure. When Mayor Goodway is nowhere to be found on the day of the Great Adventure Bay Race, the pups come to the rescue.

Tuesday 7th July 2020

Kings of Leon

Tuesday 7th July 2020

Announced are two arena dates including Newcastle Utilita Arena on Tuesday 7th July 2020.

Hospitality Experience

Saturday 18th July 2020

Rescheduled Date: The Script

Saturday 18th July 2020

The Script’s Newcastle Utilita Arena show, that was due to take place Saturday 14 March has been rescheduled to Saturday 18 July. Tickets will remain valid for the rescheduled show. Thank you for your understanding.

Enhance and Upgrade

Winn Solicitors
Winn Solicitors

Saturday 15th August 2020

Simple Minds

Saturday 15th August 2020

Due to phenomenal demand Simple Minds have added five extra UK arena dates to their world tour in 2020 celebrating 40 iconic years including Utilita Arena Newcastle Saturday 15th August 2020.

Hospitality Experience

Thursday 3rd September 2020

Rescheduled Date: Barry Manilow with special guest Curtis Stigers

Thursday 3rd September 2020

Following his headline ‘sold out’ performance at the BBC Proms in the Park in London and 17 ‘sold out’ concerts on Broadway, Barry Manilow has announced that he will return to the UK in 2020 for a limited number of arena concerts including a magical evening at Utilita Arena Newcastle on Thursday 3rd September 2020 *Rescheduled from Saturday 30th May 2020

Laurent-Perrier Experience

Sold Out

Friday 11th September 2020

Sold Out

Stormzy

Friday 11th September 2020

Set to be one of the most highly anticipated tours of 2020, Stormzy has today announced a huge 55-date ‘H.I.T.H. World Tour’. With shows spanning across Europe, Asia, Australia, New Zealand, North America, UK & Ireland and Africa, the tour marks Stormzy’s biggest live offering to date

Hospitality Experience

Limited Availability

Saturday 12th September 2020

Limited Availability

Sh**ged, Married, Annoyed with Chris and Rosie Ramsey

Saturday 12th September 2020

For the first time ever we are bringing our podcast live to The North East and playing the Newcastle Utilita Arena. We’re aiming to break the record for the biggest live podcast... and you can be there in the crowd. NO PRESSURE!

Hospitality Experience

Sunday 13th September 2020

Sh**ged, Married, Annoyed with Chris and Rosie Ramsey Extra Date Added

Sunday 13th September 2020

After selling out in under an hour of the general on-sale and setting a new record for the largest ever live podcast event at Newcastle’s Utilita Arena, we are pleased to confirm an extra date of Sunday 13th September 2020.

Hospitality Experience

Dean Taxi
Dean Taxi

Saturday 19th - Sunday 20th September 2020

Rescheduled Date: The Big North Tattoo Show 2020

Saturday 19th - Sunday 20th September 2020

The Big North Tattoo Show returns once again to The Utilita Arena in Newcastle on the 19th - 20th September 2020 *Rescheduled from 25th - 26th April 2020.

Sold Out

Monday 21st September 2020

Sold Out

Rescheduled Date: Sam Fender

Monday 21st September 2020

Sam Fender announces huge spring 2020 uk nine date tour featuring his biggest headline shows to date including Newcastle’s Utilita Arena. His Critically Acclaimed Debut Album “Hypersonic Missiles” Rockets Straight To Number 1.

Enhance & Upgrade

Saturday 26th & Sunday 27th September 2020

Pamper & Party

Saturday 26th & Sunday 27th September 2020

#LiveSince95 Utilita Arena Newcastle continues to be an iconic force bringing to the region an energy no one else can. To celebrate 25 years in the spotlight we are bringing something brand new to the North East; guys and gals it’s time to Pamper and Party…

Tuesday 29th September 2020

Biffy Clyro On Sale Delay

Tuesday 29th September 2020

Having recently announced details of their eagerly anticipated new album ‘A Celebration of Endings’, Biffy Clyro now reveal details of their first full-scale UK arena tour since 2016. The “champions of stadium rock” (The Guardian) start the tour with two huge shows in Scotland, and the schedule also includes a welcome return to Utilita Arena Newcastle.

Thursday 1st October 2020

RESCHEDULED DATE: Unibet Premier League Darts 2020

Thursday 1st October 2020

The world’s best darts players will return to Newcastle on Thursday 19th March as the Utilita Arena hosts the 2020 Unibet Premier League.

Enhance and Upgrade

Winn Solicitors
Winn Solicitors

Tuesday 6th October 2020

Simply Red All The Hits

Tuesday 6th October 2020

Following the announcement that their funky new album, ‘Blue Eyed Soul’, will be released on November 8th on BMG, Simply Red today reveal the details of a highly anticipated 13-date UK and Ireland 2020 arena tour.

Simply Red - Hospitality, Enhance & Upgrade

Limited Availability

Saturday 10th October 2020

Limited Availability

Rescheduled Date: Paul Heaton & Jacqui Abbott

Saturday 10th October 2020

Paul Heaton & Jacqui Abbott will release their fourth studio album ‘Manchester Calling’ on Virgin EMI on 6th March 2020. ‘Manchester Calling’ boasts all the hallmarks of Heaton’s beautifully bittersweet songwriting – effortlessly catchy melodies allied with an everyman’s biting exasperation at the modern world alongside some truly heartfelt love songs.

Hospitality Experience

Thursday 15th October 2020

The Weeknd The After Hours Tour

Thursday 15th October 2020

The Weeknd has announced his new headline world tour, The After Hours Tour, on the heels of his upcoming album, After Hours including one incredible night at Utilita Arena Newcastle Thursday 15th October 2020 with support from Black Atlass and Sabrina Claudio.

Hospitality Experience

Friday 16th October 2020

Rescheduled Date: Rick Astley

Friday 16th October 2020

Rick Astley's Utilita Arena Newcastle show due to take place Saturday 11 April has been rescheduled to Friday 16 October.

Rick Astley Hospitality Experience

Sunday 18th October 2020

RESCHEDULED DATE: MCFLY: THE 2020 TOUR

Sunday 18th October 2020

Following the latest government advice we are very sad to announce that we are rescheduling our upcoming April / May UK 2020 tour as the safety and health of our fans is our utmost priority. We can’t wait to see you in Oct/Nov, only 6 months away. Until then, keep yourselves safe and look after each other. All our love Tom, Danny, Harry & Dougie.

Dean Taxi
Dean Taxi

Monday 19th October 2020

Rescheduled Date: The Pussycat Dolls

Monday 19th October 2020

The era defying, chart-topping, button-pushing, mega-group are back! The Pussycat Dolls have announced they are reuniting for a U.K. Tour, performing together for the first time in over a decade. The voices of a generation will be taking their Pussycat Dolls 2020 Tour on the road next year returning to Newcastle for one momentous performance at Utilita Arena.

Hospitality Packages

Friday 23rd October 2020

Ozzy Osbourne with special guest Judas Priest RESCHEDULED DATE

Friday 23rd October 2020

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee and Grammy®-winning singer and songwriter OZZY OSBOURNE has just announced rescheduled shows in the UK and Europe on his “NO MORE TOURS 2” tour.

Hospitality Experience

Limited Availability

Saturday 21st November 2020

Limited Availability

JLS

Saturday 21st November 2020

Multi BRIT and MOBO Award winning boy band JLS announce details of their return to music as they are set to embark on a mammoth UK and Ireland comeback tour. Following a seven year hiatus Aston, Marvin, Oritsé and JB will take the ‘Beat Again’ tour to stages across the UK and Ireland reuniting with their legions of loyal fans for a fifteen date string of arena shows.

Hospitality Packages

Thursday 26th November 2020

Genesis The Last Domino? Tour

Thursday 26th November 2020

Genesis, who are among the biggest selling recording artists of all time and one of Britain's most internationally renowned bands, will be touring for the first time in 13 years.

Hospitality Experience

Friday 27th November 2020

Genesis The Last Domino? Tour Extra Date Added

Friday 27th November 2020

Genesis, who are among the biggest selling recording artists of all time and one of Britain's most internationally renowned bands, will be touring for the first time in 13 years.

Hospitality Experience

Winn Solicitors
Winn Solicitors
Sold Out

Saturday 5th December 2020

Sold Out

Chris Ramsey 20/20

Saturday 5th December 2020

Critically acclaimed stand-up comedian and TV host Chris Ramsey is set to embark on a brand new live tour, Chris Ramsey 20/20 - his biggest stand-up tour to date including Newcastle's Utilita Arena on December 5th 2020.

Chris Ramsey Hospitality Package

Tuesday 8th December 2020

JLS Extra Date Added

Tuesday 8th December 2020

Multi BRIT and MOBO Award winning boy band JLS announce details of their return to music as they are set to embark on a mammoth UK and Ireland comeback tour. Following a seven year hiatus Aston, Marvin, Oritsé and JB will take the ‘Beat Again’ tour to stages across the UK and Ireland reuniting with their legions of loyal fans for a fifteen date string of arena shows.

Hospitality Packages

Sunday 3rd January 2021

Rescheduled Date: Dua Lipa

Sunday 3rd January 2021

Dua Lipa at Utilita Arena Newcastle on Saturday 13th June has been rescheduled to Sunday 3rd January 2021. Your ticket will be honoured for the rescheduled date. For any further ticket inquiries please reach out to point of purchase.

Friday 12th March 2021

Rescheduled: The Who with special guest Connor Selby

Friday 12th March 2021

The Who’s Newcastle Utilita Arena show, that was due to take place Saturday 21 March 2020 has been rescheduled to Friday 12 March 2021. Tickets will remain valid for the rescheduled show. Thank you for your understanding.

Enhance & Upgrade

Thursday 15th April 2021

Jeff Wayne’s Musical Version of The War of The Worlds

Thursday 15th April 2021

One of the most trailblazing arena tours of all time, Jeff Wayne’s Musical Version of ‘The War of The Worlds’ - Alive on Stage! returns to arenas throughout the UK in 2021. Based on HG Wells’ dark Victorian tale, it remains a firm favourite to millions around the world, exciting audiences of all ages.

Laurent-Perrier Experience

Dean Taxi
Dean Taxi

Friday 22nd October 2021

Jason Manford

Friday 22nd October 2021

Jason Manford is back! It’s been a busy few years since Jason’s last smash-hit stand-up show, but fans of his Absolute Radio show will know this nationally acclaimed comedian hasn’t changed a bit. ‘Like Me’ is Jason’s latest comic offering, set to hit the road for a massive 99 date UK & Ireland tour, including Utilita Arena Newcastle on Friday 22nd October 2021.

Hospitality Experience