Remember Live Entertainment? Utilita Live Is Coming to Leeds
Live Nation Entertainment, the world’s leading live entertainment company has announced Utilita Live From The Drive-In – a series of live drive-in concerts situated across 12 venues in the UK.
Live Nation is reimagining the live music experience during a time of social distancing by allowing fans to enjoy concerts in a one-of-a-kind drive-in setting from their own private individual viewing zones next to their cars. Designed to comply with all official guidelines, Utilita Live From The Drive-In will deliver the UK’s premier drive-in experience featuring a series of music concerts, theatre performances, comedy shows and family experiences this summer.
“Biggest names in UK music”
Utilita Live From The Drive-In will see some of the biggest names in UK music perform live on stage backed by a full concert production. Audiences will experience it from the comfort of their designated area, with each vehicle appropriately distanced from one another. Utilita Live From The Drive-In will also offer carefully curated family events for kids of all ages from West End theatre extravaganzas to interactive science shows, fun live music and DJs and some very well-known TV stars and characters from children television.
Organisers have confirmed a lot of live acts already, and more are still to be announced. Ash, Beverley Knight, and Bjorn Again will perform. As will Brand New Heavies, Cream Classical Ibiza, Dizzee Rascal and Embrace.
“Stadium concert feel”
Tickets for Utilita Live From The Drive-In events will be available from 10am on Monday 22nd June. Ensuring the best experience for everyone, there will be a capacity of approximately 300 cars per show. There’ll be concert quality sound from a live stages with a full state of the art sound system, lighting rig and high definition LED screens, guests will be treated to an arena or stadium concert feel in a safe Drive-In setting. And social distancing rules will be adhered to at all times to protect fans, artists, crews and staff.
The full list of sites showing Utilita Live From The Drive In:
- Birmingham, Resorts World Arena
- Bolton, University of Bolton Stadium
- Bristol, Filton Airfield
- Cheltenham, Cheltenham Racecourse
- Edinburgh, The Royal Highland Centre
- Leeds, Leeds East Airport
- Lincoln , Lincolnshire Showground
- Liverpool, Central Docks Liverpool Waters
- London (venue TBC)
- Milton Keynes, The National Bowl
- Newmarket, Newmarket Racecourse
- Teesside, Teesside International Airport
The venues will open across the UK at the end of July until September 2020 and in line with government guidance. Performance timings will vary across the day. There will be morning, afternoon, early evening and late evening performances, depending on the artist and productions. And some performances will run twice on the same day.
Tickets for Utilita Live From The Drive In will only be available online from official outlets. And there’s some important conditions to read about before you buy yours. You can purchase them from via livenation.co.uk and ticketmaster.co.uk