York Barbican is the largest entertainment venue in York, hosting some of the biggest touring acts in the country such as Morrissey, Russell Brand, Little Mix and the UK Snooker Championships. Opened in 2011, the venue is managed by ASM Global, alongside Manchester Arena, the First Direct Arena in Leeds, Newcastle Utilita Arena and many more.
As well as staging world-class events, York Barbican is an important addition to York's business tourism offer, hosting a range of events from large conferences to smaller meetings and private events.
Large multi-functional auditorium
In-house PA and lighting systems
Enclosed, secure loading bay for up to 3 trucks at any one time
Backstage en-suite dressing rooms
Private, on-site car park for organisers, suppliers and contractors with shore power available
We also offer a range of excellent conference facilities including:
- Multiple conference rooms and foyers
- 6 breakout rooms
- 2 foyer bars and restaurant
- Dedicated events team and event management
- In house technical equipment and services
- Wi-Fi throughout the building
For more information please contact us using our contact form.