Facts and Figures

Facts and Figures

Here you can find out all about The ACC Liverpool Group, which includes M&S Bank Arena, in facts and figures – how many visitors we’ve had, how many events we’ve staged and much more besides…

In our first year we attracted more than 618,000 visitors to 269 events across the event campus, generating an economic impact of £207million to the city region.  Since opening, our campus has attracted more than 8 million visitors to around 4,450 events across our entire site and generated £1.9bn in economic benefit for the local economy.

In 2020..

In early 2020, The ACC Liverpool Group hosted a variety of national and international conferences; public and trade exhibitions and entertainment events, bringing the overall economic impact since the complex opened to £1.9bn and the total number of visitors to more than 8 million.  

Significant Events

The arena has played host to a raft of significant events from the world of music and entertainment including the MOBO Awards, the MTV Europe Music Awards, Sir Paul McCartney, Bruno Mars and Beyonce.  Sport highlights include the Vitality Netball World Cup Liverpool, the GB Judo World Cup, the British Gymnastics Championships, Davis Cup Tennis and BBC Sports Personality of the Year.  The venue is one of the host venues for the 2021 Rugby League World Cup and will host the 2022 World Artistic Gymnastics Championships.