The Weeknd announces North East tour date - here's how you can get tickets

The Weeknd has announced he will be heading to Newcastle in one of only a handful of UK tour dates.

Thursday, 20th February 2020, 10:36 am
Updated Thursday, 20th February 2020, 5:47 pm

The Canadian singer songwriter announced his The After Hours Tour to coincide with his forthcoming album, After Hours.

The tour is set to showcase state of the art production, containing the most LED lights and video for an arena show. It will hit cities across Europe, with support from 88GLAM and Sabrina Claudio.

The Weeknd, who supported Rihanna on her Stadium of Light gig in 2015, has had a raft of hits including Starboy, I Feel It Coming, Can’t Feel My Face, The Hills, Heartless and recent track Blinding Light.

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The Weeknd is heading to Newcastle

When will The Weeknd be coming to the North East?

The tour will head to Newcastle’s Utilita Arena on October 15.

Where else is The Weeknd playing on The After Hours tour?

October 11 - London, UK - O2 ArenaOctober 12 - London, UK - O2 ArenaOctober 13 - London, UK - O2 ArenaOctober 16 - Birmingham, UK - Arena BirminghamOctober 18 - Glasgow, UK - SSE HydroOctober 19 - Manchester, UK - Manchester Arena

When are tickets available?

Tickets for the Newcastle date, and other UK dates, will go on sale on Friday, February 28, at 9am from Live Nation and from Newcastle arena here or by telephone on 0844 493 6666.

Are there any pre-sale tickets?

American Express Card Members can purchase tickets in select markets before the general public beginning Tuesday, February 25 at 9am local time.