Entertainment Arena in St Albans

The Alban Arena is a well established entertainment venue in St Albans. With a busy programme of National Touring Shows, Rock and Pop Concerts, Films, Comedy, Exhibitions and St Albans very popular Christmas Pantomime. Events are shown all year round including Childrens Shows, Comedy, Dance, Film, Live Music, Musical Theatre, Opera, Panto, Talks, Theatre & Tribute Bands. Drinks are available before or during shows at our Main Foyer licensed bar. Or you can visit the Prompt Corner Bar in the Lower Foyer. Confectionary, soft drinks and ice creams are available from the kiosk in the Main Foyer.

Hire Venue

Situated in historic St Albans city, the Arena is also available for hire. The Alban Arena is an ideal location for exhibitions, concerts, receptions and performances. There are 3 floors each with bar facilities. There is also ample parking to the rear. The Arena is host to one of the biggest Beer Festivals in the country, the Chiltern Model Railway Exhibition and numerous one day events, these include body building to dance.

Children’s Policy

Adults booking to see a children’s show must be accompanied by a child. Children under 5 will not be admitted to any show other than family shows. 

Hard of Hearing

Infra red system in operation for most events. Check with the Box Office when booking.

Disabled Facilities

Wheelchair access is throughout ground floor. A Limited number of wheelchair spaces are available in the Auditorium. Disabled toilets are situated on ground floor plus conveniently placed seating plan and desk at Box Office.

The Alban Arena

Opening Times

  • Mon 10am - 4.30pm
  • Tue 10am - 4.30pm
  • Wed 10am - 4.30pm
  • Thur 10am - 4.30pm
  • Fri 10am - 4.30pm
  • Sat 10am - 4.30pm
The Alban Arena


  • Toilets
  • Free Parking
  • Food and Drink
  • Disabled Access
  • Group Bookings
  • Entrance Fee