Simple Minds

First Direct Arena, Leeds.

Simple Minds

Under 14s must be accompanied by an adult. We cannot issue refunds to under 14s who are not accompanied by an adult.

Ticket type Cost (face value)? Quantity Seat location
40TH ANNIVERSARY ULTIMATE FAN EXPERIENCE £256.30 (£245.00) Transaction fee applicable * Tickets not available
One top price seated ticket in the first 2 rows to watch Simple Minds live in concert Meet Simple Minds and have your photograph taken with the band Invitation to a pre-show event in the venue, featuring a two-song soundcheck performance and a Q&A session with Simple Minds One limited edition show-specific poster, signed by Simple Minds One exclusive VIP Simple Minds gift One Commemorative VIP laminate and lanyard
40TH ANNIVERSARY SOUNDCHECK EXPERIENCE £131.30 (£120.00) Transaction fee applicable *
One top price seated ticket in the first 10 rows to watch Simple Minds live in concert Invitation to a pre-show event in the venue, featuring a two-song soundcheck performance and a Q&A session with Simple Minds One limited edition show-specific poster One exclusive VIP Simple Minds gift One Commemorative VIP laminate and lanyard
SEATS £72.93 (£65.00) Transaction fee applicable * Tickets not available
SEATS £50.93 (£45.00) Transaction fee applicable *
SEATS £39.93 (£35.00) Transaction fee applicable *
SEATS £28.93 (£25.00) Transaction fee applicable *
40: THE BEST OF 1979-2019 - 1 CD ALBUM £10.94 (£10.94)
Prices for all merchandise include P&P. Your CD album will be shipped separately to your ticket order. Album release date is 1st November 2019 Any issues regarding your album should be directed to StoreSupport@umusic.com
40: THE BEST OF 1979-2019 - 3 CD ALBUM £20.94 (£20.94)
Prices for all merchandise include P&P. Your 3 CD Deluxe Edition album will be shipped separately to your ticket order. Album release date is 1st November 2019 Any issues regarding your album should be directed to StoreSupport@umusic.com
40: THE BEST OF 1979-2019 - 2 LP ALBUM £25.94 (£25.94)
Prices for all merchandise include P&P. Your 2 LP Vinyl album will be shipped separately to your ticket order. Album release date is 1st November 2019 Any issues regarding your album should be directed to StoreSupport@umusic.com
First Direct Arena

Where we provide a seating plan for events, every effort is made to show you correct information. However, we are unable to guarantee the accuracy of our seating plans in case of short term or venue specific changes due to production requirements. Seating plans are generally provided as a guide only and are not an exact representation of the seating layout at the venue.

* The transaction fee is £2.50 for Standard Delivery.

Please note that this fee is per transaction and not per ticket.

More information about Simple Minds tickets

Opening times at the First Direct Arena Ticket Office.

Monday to Friday 11am to 3pm

Saturday 10am to 2pm

On show days we will open no later than 1 hour before doors.


Please be aware that, for our venue, children under the age of 14 are not permitted in the standing area and must be accompanied by an adult for seated areas.

No backpacks, holdalls, suitcases will be admitted into the venue. The patron will be refused entry if they attempt to enter the venue with the prohibited item.
Patrons with accessible and medical requirements/equipment will be considered on an individual basis but encouraged to contact the venue in advance for ease of entry.

There will be no temporary storage facilities for such items within the venue and it will be left to the patron to find a safe temporary facility to hold the item. The venue will not be responsible for late admission or non-admission as a result of this policy.

All remaining bags will be searched.