The Leeds first direct arena opened its doors officially on 4th September 2013 with Sir Elton John headlining. The arena offers a modern, spacious venue to enjoy events such as Concerts, Comedy shows, Musicals, a variety of Sporting events, ice shows and more all under one roof, the first of its kind situated in Leeds City Centre.
The arena has been designed to enhance your experience with all seats facing the stage in a unique fan orientation design providing perfect sight lines from each seat and ensures high quality acoustics providing the best sound experience in the UK. The area has a capacity of up to 13,500 with flat floor seating and 15 rows of retractable seats create a huge floor area holding thousands of standing spectators.
The arena is focused on providing top quality entertainment and fully supports the Leeds Child friendly initiative. The honeycomb design is eye catching and the mood lighting at the entrance to the arena sets the tone of the show right from your arrival.
The arena’s great location provides a vast array of transport options. The arena is accessible on foot from Leeds, bicycle, coaches, car and nearby public transport stations, including Bus and Train.
For further information and to book tickets visit first direct arena website.
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Holiday Inn Leeds Brighouse is located off Junction 25 of M62 in a conveniently location for your journey to and from Leeds first direct arena just 20 minutes away.
The first direct arena is proud to support the We Are Child Friendly Leeds initiative and Holiday Inn Leeds Brighouse is a Family and pet friendly Hotel.
Book your overnight stay now online or call our dedicated reservations team on 0871 942 9013 quoting reference "IGBBB".
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