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The John Smith's Stadium, located in the prime central location of Huddersfield, has hosted a wide range of live music concerts, major sporting events and charity balls.

The superb architecture ensures that every event creates that special atmosphere which can only be generated in an open-air setting.

Since opening in 1994 the Stadium has hosted some of the biggest names in live entertainment including; REMThe EaglesBryan AdamsBeautiful SouthBon Jovi and Elton John!!

Here are some of the benefits of our Venue: 

  • Perfect location in central England
  • 11 million people live within 75 miles drive
  • Major motorway links to all parts of Britain
  • Up to 40,000 capacity with fantastic sight lines
  • Superb corporate hospitality
  • Dramatic setting for high impact performance
  • Artist and promoter friendly
  • Excellent backstage and production facilities
  • Easy access for production crew

Bon Jovi's 'One Wild Night' Tour in numbers:

  • 37,500 - The number of fans that packed into the Stadium for the sell-out event
  • 40 ft - The height of the stage  
  • 2.5 hours - The length of the set
  • 100+ - The number of fans that queued up from 9am for front row access

REM's Monster Tour in numbers:

  • 2 - The number of nights that REM performed at the Stadium
  • 70,000+ - The number of people who saw REM perform
  • 150,000 - Pints of beer sold
  • £3,000,000+ - The predicted boost in income as a result of REM bringing the Monster Tour to Huddersfield


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