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Sunday 19th November 2017

ENTER SHIKARI with Lower Than Atlantis and Astroid Boys

Sunday 19th November 2017

Huge British rock mavericks Enter Shikari have announced their biggest arena tour to date with the incredible new ‘Supercharge’ track featuring grime legend Big Narstie. The single was premiered on Annie Mac's BBC Radio 1 show as ‘Hottest Record In The World' on Monday.

Monday 20th November 2017

Steps with special guests Vengaboys Additional Tickets Released

Monday 20th November 2017

Steps return for 2017 with a huge UK arena tour, plus a brand-new single and album, marking their twentieth anniversary. It has been five years since Steps delighted North East audiences at the Metro Radio Arena and we are so excited to welcome them back for one explosive evening on Monday 20th November 2017 with special guests Vengaboys.

Friday 24th November 2017

Kasabian

Friday 24th November 2017

As Kasabian prepare to make Reading/Leeds 2017 their own, the band have announced a must see 11 date UK arena tour for November/December kicking off in Newcastle at the Metro Radio Arena ensuring they make this year their best ever.

Saturday 25th November 2017

Elvis in Concert - Live On Screen with the Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra and Priscilla Presley

Saturday 25th November 2017

2017 looks set to be another vintage year for fans of the King! Following the sellout British arena tour last year and the No.1 multi-platinum album The Wonder Of You, Elvis returns to the UK for a live concert experience like no other, featuring the most recognisable voice of all time, backed by the legendary Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra.

Sold Out

Friday 1st December 2017

Queen + Adam Lambert Live 2017

Friday 1st December 2017

Just weeks after announcing a 26-date summer tour of North America, Queen + Adam Lambert today revealed further live plans for 2017 which will now see the band return to Europe later this year for a series of 24 dates including a much welcomed return to the Metro Radio Arena Newcastle on Friday 1st December 2017. The tour will showcase a spectacular new stage production and a set list, which the band hints will provide some surprises.

Crowne Plaza
Crowne Plaza

Saturday 2nd December 2017

Phil Collins Not Dead Yet Live

Saturday 2nd December 2017

Night after night on his incredible comeback tour, Phil Collins has introduced his show to the audience by simply saying that he has missed them. And he wasn't kidding. After postponing two shows of his recent Royal Albert Hall series until November due to an injury, Phil has decided to keep the celebration going by announcing more live dates for the end of the year.

Tuesday 5th December 2017

Steps with special guests Vengaboys - Limited Availability

Tuesday 5th December 2017

Steps are well and truly back! After announcing their return just one week ago to celebrate their 20th Anniversary, they have released their new single Scared Of The Dark to rapturous response, topped the iTunes singles chart, performed on Ant & Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway and sold out several of their UK tour dates.

Wednesday 6th December 2017

UB40

Wednesday 6th December 2017

Featuring UB40’s five founding members Robin Campbell, Brian Travers, Jimmy Brown, Earl Falconer and Norman Hassan, and long-time members Duncan Campbell, Martin Meredith, Lawrence Parry and Tony Mullings, the ‘Cities and Towns Tour’ will arrive into Newcastle at the Metro Radio Arena on Wednesday 6th December 2017

Tuesday 12th December 2017

St Oswald’s Hospice Light up a Life 2017

Tuesday 12th December 2017

St Oswald’s Hospice provide care to North East adults, young people and children. Situated in Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne, their purpose-built facilities offer a range of flexible, free of charge, services to North East families.

Friday 15th December 2017

BAMMA & Bellator MMA

Friday 15th December 2017

BAMMA & Bellator announce their return to Newcastle with one of the UK’s biggest MMA events of the year. The Metro Radio Arena prepares itself for a night of MMA entertainment on 15th December 2017, as two of the world’s leading MMA promotions join forces to bring the Christmas party to the North East.

Hawthorns
Hawthorns

Tuesday 19th - Sunday 31st December 2017

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor® Dreamcoat

Tuesday 19th - Sunday 31st December 2017

Joe McElderry will return home this Christmas in his celebrated and critically acclaimed role in the sparkling family musical Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor® Dreamcoat. The musical will run at Newcastle’s prestigious Metro Radio Arena for a strictly limited Christmas season from 19th – 31st December 2017.

Saturday 13th January 2018

Arenacross Tour 2018

Saturday 13th January 2018

World Class Indoor Motocross Racing & Freestyle Motocross returns to The Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle for the ultimate, dirt-filled night of craziness!

Tuesday 23rd - Wednesday 24th January 2018

Strictly Come Dancing The Live Tour 2018

Tuesday 23rd - Wednesday 24th January 2018

Pure dancing pleasure awaits as this supersized Strictly Live extravaganza comes to Newcastle in January 2018. Celebrating all that we love about the smash hit BBC1 TV series, the Strictly Live Tour delivers escapist entertainment on a breathtaking scale.

Saturday 27th & Sunday 28th January 2018

The North East Wedding Fair 2018

Saturday 27th & Sunday 28th January 2018

Immerse yourself in all things wedding! The North East Wedding Fair returns to Newcastle for 2018!

Postponed

Saturday 12th August 2017 postponed to Thursday 8th February 2018

5 Star Wrestling 'Dominant Wrestling Championships'

Saturday 12th August 2017 postponed to Thursday 8th February 2018

Not many champions are daring enough to issue an open challenge to the world but on January 28th, John Morrison did just that and to everyone’s surprise, 7 of this industries hottest free agents, stepped forward to fight for the 5 Star Championship.

The GIN Bar
The GIN Bar

Thursday 15th February 2018

Unibet Premier League Darts

Thursday 15th February 2018

THE world's top darts players will return to Newcastle's Metro Radio Arena for the 2018 Unibet Premier League on Thursday 15th February, with tickets set to go on sale this week.

Sunday 18th February 2018

Sunday for Sammy 2018

Sunday 18th February 2018

Sunday for Sammy, unofficially known as the Geordie Command Performance, will return to Tyneside on Sunday 18th February 2018 but this time at a new venue. The show, first held as a tribute to Geordie actor Sammy Johnson in 2000, has been presented at Newcastle City Hall for nearly every performance. However, in recent years the demand for tickets has far out-stripped the supply. In 2016 the two spectacular shows sold-out in a day and thousands of disappointed fans couldn’t get tickets.

Monday 19th February 2018

The Script with special guest Ella Eyre

Monday 19th February 2018

To coincide with the Freedom Child celebrations, The Script today announce their 2018 UK & Ireland Arena tour, arriving in Newcastle at the Metro Radio Arena on Monday 19th February 2018.

Thursday 22nd February 2018

The X Factor Live Tour 2018

Thursday 22nd February 2018

The X Factor Live Tour is returning for 2018 and for the first time ever the audience will choose their own winner… each and every night!

Friday 23rd February 2018

Morrissey

Friday 23rd February 2018

Morrissey is proud to announce his first full UK tour since 2015, giving fans the chance to hear tracks from Low in High School. Morrissey will appear at the Metro Radio Arena on Friday 23rd February 2018.

Crowne Plaza
Crowne Plaza

Saturday 24th February 2018

Paul Weller plus special guests The Strypes

Saturday 24th February 2018

Paul Weller releases his eagerly awaited 13th studio album A Kind Revolution and announces a UK Arena tour for 2018 which will see the legend return to the Metro Radio Arena Newcastle on Saturday 24th February 2018.

Saturday 3rd March 2018

BRIT FLOYD

Saturday 3rd March 2018

Performing songs from Pink Floyd’s best-loved and biggest selling albums, The Dark Side of the Moon, Wish You Were Here, Animals, The Wall and The Division Bell plus much much more…

Friday 9th March 2018

Paloma Faith

Friday 9th March 2018

Paloma Faith – one of only two British female artists this decade to have their last three albums go double platinum in the UK – will release her long-awaited fourth album, ‘The Architect’, on November 17 via RCA Records before bringing her 2018 UK Arena tour to the Metro Radio Arena Newcastle on Friday 9th March 2018.

Monday 12th March 2018

Stereophonics

Monday 12th March 2018

One of Britain’s best live bands Stereophonics will embark on a major UK arena tour in February 2018 following the release their new album ‘Scream Above The Sounds’.

Wednesday 21st March 2018

Sam Smith

Wednesday 21st March 2018

Today sees Sam Smith announce his 2018 UK Arena Tour – his biggest headline shows to date. Including a debut at the Metro Radio Arena Newcastle on Wednesday 21st March 2018.

Hawthorns
Hawthorns

Friday 6th - Sunday 8th April 2018

Fast & Furious Live 2018

Friday 6th - Sunday 8th April 2018

Universal Brand Development, Fast Live Productions and tour producers Live Nation Entertainment today announced that Fast & Furious Live will premiere in London at the world famous O2 on 19 January 2018 before heading to Newcastle at the Metro Radio Arena Friday 6th – Sunday 8th April as part of the first leg of the global arena tour.

Cancelled

Wednesday 11th - Saturday 14th April 2018

Heaven on Earth The Live Arena Spectacular

Wednesday 11th - Saturday 14th April 2018

Telling the story of Adam and Eve Heaven on Earth will be touring arenas across the UK from December 2017 through to May 2018 appearing at the Metro Radio Arena from Wednesday 11th – Saturday 14th April 2018. This spectacular new musical is brought to audiences by Eden International Productions and journeys back to the very beginning of time.

Friday 20th April 2018

The Vamps Night & Day

Friday 20th April 2018

The Vamps today announce a U.K. arena tour at the beginning of spring 2018! Following the success of their #1 third studio album ‘Night & Day’, The Vamps are set to embark on a thirteen date mammoth tour coming to Newcastle at the Metro Radio Arena on Friday 20th April 2018.

Monday 23rd April 2018

Manic Street Preachers

Monday 23rd April 2018

MANIC STREET PREACHERS announce their return to active duty with details of a new album and massive UK tour.

Thursday 3rd May 2018

Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds

Thursday 3rd May 2018

Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds soar into the slipstream of exhilarating new album, Who Built The Moon? to play a series of UK and Ireland arena dates starting in April 2018 including the Metro Radio Arena Newcastle on Thursday 3rd May 2018.

The GIN Bar
The GIN Bar

Friday 4th and Saturday 5th May 2018

Michael McIntyre Announces Additional Newcastle Performance

Friday 4th and Saturday 5th May 2018

Britain’s biggest comedian Michael McIntyre is set to return to the stage with his eagerly awaited new tour and this time he is going global!

Thursday 17th May 2018

WWE Live

Thursday 17th May 2018

WWE have announced that its unique brand of action packed entertainment is returning to the UK in May 2018

Wednesday 23rd May 2018

Harlem Globetrotters 2018

Wednesday 23rd May 2018

The world famous Harlem Globetrotters, featuring some of the most electrifying athletes on the planet, will bring their spectacular show to the United Kingdom during their 2018 World Tour including the Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle on Wednesday 23rd May 2018.

Tuesday 29th May 2018

Bryan Adams

Tuesday 29th May 2018

Multi-million selling recording artist Bryan Adams is back and will embark on a seven-date UK arena tour in May 2018. The tour comes in support of his new album Ultimate, which is out Fri 3 November and features two brand new tracks plus all the hits.

Monday 25th June 2018

Katy Perry WITNESS: The Tour

Monday 25th June 2018

In the wake of the US tour’s blockbuster sales and added concerts, Katy Perry announces the UK & European leg of WITNESS: The Tour. Produced by AEG Presents, the British and European tour will arrive in Newcastle at the Metro Radio Arena on Monday 25th June 2018.

Crowne Plaza
Crowne Plaza

Friday 20th - Sunday 22nd July 2018

Walking with Dinosaurs The Arena Spectacular

Friday 20th - Sunday 22nd July 2018

Seen by over 9 million people in more than 250 cities around the world, WALKING WITH DINOSAURS - The Arena Spectacular, is back. Starring Michaela Strachan be amazed and thrilled as the greatest creatures ever to walk the earth return before your eyes.

Tuesday 31st July 2018

Iron Maiden

Tuesday 31st July 2018

Following the massively successful global tour of 2016-17 in support of their 16th studio album The Book Of Souls IRON MAIDEN will take to the road again in 2018 with a series of arena and festival shows in Europe on the Legacy Of The Beast World Tour including the Metro Radio Arena Newcastle on Tuesday 31st July 2018.

Tuesday 9th October 2018

Jeff Lynne’s ELO

Tuesday 9th October 2018

Following triumphant shows at Wembley Stadium, Hull KCOM Stadium, Sheffield Arena and Glasgow SSE Hydro earlier this summer, Jeff Lynne’s ELO announce 8 arena shows for autumn 2018 including a show at the Metro Radio Arena Newcastle on Tuesday 9th October 2018.

Wednesday 19th December 2018

Jason Manford: Muddle Class

Wednesday 19th December 2018

He’s back! It’s been a busy few years for Jason since his last smash-hit stand up show but fans of his Absolute Radio show will know this nationally acclaimed comedian hasn’t changed a bit. 'Muddle Class' promises to feature a wealth of new material about Jason growing up ‘working class’ then finding, over the years, that part of him has become ‘middle class’ - causing much confusion! Delivered with Jason’s amiable charm and captivating wit, this is a show not to be missed.

Friday 8th February 2019

Professor Brian Cox

Friday 8th February 2019

Having set two Guinness World Record titles with his previous sell-out live UK and Ireland tour, Professor Brian Cox, OBE is heading back out on the road with a brand new show for 2019, Professor Brian Cox Live 2019.

Hawthorns
Hawthorns

Monday 11th & Tuesday 12th February 2019

Peter Kay

Monday 11th & Tuesday 12th February 2019

One of Britain’s best loved comedians, the multi award winning actor, writer, director, author and producer Peter Kay, is finally returning to his most successful hobby, stand-up.