Bonus Arena to host public open days later this month

Local residents are being encouraged to come and have a look around the region’s newest entertainment venue at a series of open days to be held later this month.

Nine sessions are being held at the Bonus Arena, Hull giving people a guided tour of the new 3,500-capacity facility.

The Bonus Arena is a state-of-the-art, music and events complex that will allow Hull to attract large corporate conferences, exhibitions and trade tours as well as major touring concerts, stand-up comedy, family shows and sporting events.

Gigs announced so far at the Arena include Van Morrison, George Ezra, Madness, Strictly Come Dancing: The Professionals, Jack White, Bill Bailey, Rick Astley, Boy George and Culture Club and The Harlem Globetrotters.

The open days will be will be held on:

Thursday 19th June at 11am to 12pm, 1pm to 2pm and 3pm to 4pm
Friday 20th June at 12pm to 1pm, 4pm to 5pm and 6pm to 7pm
Saturday 21st June at 10am to 11am, 12pm to 1pm and 2pm to 3pm

100 places are available for each one-hour session and places must be pre-booked. They can be booked online at