Organising an Event

Sporting Events

Boasting an impressive track record of hosting national and international sporting events, with a city-wide sporting partnership in place, M&S Bank Arena Liverpool offers competitor-focused sporting space in an iconic city which is immersed in sport.

M&S Bank Arena Liverpool forms part of a unique world-class interlinked sporting campus consisting of competition space in M&S Bank Arena, congress and banqueting space in ACC Liverpool and training space in Exhibition Centre Liverpool. The complex is the only purpose-built fully inter-connecting event space in Europe, meaning participants can move between the competition, warm up and training, congress and social event areas without stepping foot outside.

Seating up to 11,000, M&S Bank Arena provides different configurations to suit any sporting event. Head backstage and you will discover a green room, dedicated warm up areas and locker rooms for your teams and players. Media and broadcast facilities include a media centre, press conference room and outside broadcast area.

Our world-class conference facilities include the 3,725m multi-purpose hall in ACC Liverpool for warm-up space or to host an exhibition or gala dinner alongside your event. In addition, the 1,350 seat auditorium and 18 break-out rooms provide further flexibility.

Exhibition Centre Liverpool’s three sub-divisible halls - totalling 8,100m provide ideal training and competitor areas. The exhibition centre is also connected to the 216-room 4* Pullman Liverpool hotel, one of three on-site hotels providing 658 bedrooms with a further 6,000 rooms within walking distance of the campus site.

The destination is easy to reach and once here the compact city centre is appealing to athletes and officials alike with easy navigation to world class sporting venues, on site accommodation and leisure and retail offers all within a one mile radius.

Event organisers are supported by an experienced local team that will deliver seamlessly to the highest possible standard and work with you to leave a long lasting event legacy providing a winning combination for organisers, athletes and spectators alike.

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