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Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham


Situated in the centre of Birmingham, The Barclaycard Arena is a purpose-built sporting and concert venue. The arena is now recognized as one of Europes leading indoor sporting arenas hosting everything from Athletics and gymnastics to netball, basketball, hockey, boxing, darts, snooker and football.

But sport and music are just part of our business, our arena accommodates comedy, opera and ice events as well as theatre style productions.

For more intimate gigs, The Barclaycard Arena Academy - and (The Eclipse) a standing only style are used.

Artists including Prince, Eric Clapton, Christina Aguilera, Justin Timberlake and Oasis have played here; Cliff Richard is one of our frequent guests, he has played here over 50 times!

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