Join the team for an incredible celebration at the first direct arena on Sunday

Make sure you join us at the first direct arena on Sunday afternoon for an incredible celebration of an incredible season for Leeds Rhinos.

The event has been organised in partnership with Leeds City Council, the first direct arena, Saville Audio Visual Conference & Live Event Services in Leeds and the Rhinos. It will be a ticketed event with tickets available for £5 each with no concessions, these will be allocated seats and subject to availability. Rhinos members have had a priority period until 10am today. Tickets will not be available from the Rhinos and must be purchased directly from the first direct arena’s website.  

The doors for the Arena will open on Sunday 11th October at 1.30pm. The event will begin at 3pm and finish at approximately 5pm. The event will be held as a stage show with Q & As with the players, video footage and entertainment.

Children Under 2 do not require a ticket as long as they are sat on the adults knee. If they need a seat they have to pay. Children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by an adult aged 18 or over.  There will be a booking fee of 50p per ticket and a £1.50 transaction fee. All ticket sales will be handled by the arena online and at the Arena’s Ticketing Partner Eventim hotline.  

People who require accessible seating, a wheelchair position or do not have access to online sales must contact the Arena’s Ticketing Partner Eventim directly on 0844 248 1585 (option 1 for ticket sales, option 2 for accessible enquiries). 

The two hour show starts at 3pm and will be hosted by our very own Jamie Jones-Buchanan and the BBC's George Riley. In the first part of the show there will be a live performance by Leeds band The Pigeon Detectives plus Jamie and George will be joined on stage by local boxing hero Josh Warrington and Hollywood star Matthew Lewis when members of the audience will be able to win some great prizes with some fun games. 

The second part will see the players introduced on to the stage and we will hear from them as well as seeing them in action on the giant screen. 

If you can't make it to Headingley Carnegie today, you can still buy your tickets online by clicking here or phoning 0844 248 1585, fans will also be able to pay on the day at the first direct arena box office. 

The first direct Arena
·         Situated next to the Merrion Centre in Leeds City Centre.
·         The address is Claypit Lane, LS2 8AR.
·         Pay parking is available at the Merrion Centre or Woodhouse Lane Car Parks.
·         Further information can be found online at
·         Arena’s Ticketing Partner – Eventim Hotline Number – 0844 248 1585
·         On the day of the event the Arena ticket office will be open from 12 noon.