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Get first in line for tickets at Co-op Live

Co-op Live is now open. It's the UK's largest and most socially responsible live entertainment venue. And our members get exclusive benefits.

Get ready for presale

With announcements happening all the time, make sure you're first in line for tickets to see the artists you love.

Follow these six easy steps to access presale tickets for Co-op Live.

1. Download the Co-op App

This is the only way to access Co-op presale tickets. Make sure you have the latest version of the app for iPhone or Android.

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2. Become a Co-op Member

Pay £1 to become a Co-op Member. Don't worry, you'll get it back on your first shop with a digital offer in the app.

3. Sign up for Co-op Live notifications

Make sure notifications are active in Settings, so you don't miss artist announcements and presale times.

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4. Check your Ticketmaster account

You will need a Ticketmaster account to purchase presale tickets, so have this to hand. If you don't have one, you can register here.

5. Get ready for presale!

Make sure you open the Co-op App in good time before the presale opens, ready to take your place in the queue.

6. Select your seats and pricing range

Be smart, be prepared and get ready to be first in line to get tickets to the artists you love. That's it! You've got your Co-op Live tickets secured!

The gig venue that gives back

Co-op Live is a partnership founded on Co-op values & principles, to serve its members & their communities. This shared ambition to make a positive impact is called ‘Gigs that give back’.



Gigs that give back to our members

Member perks include:

  • First in line access to tickets
  • Exclusive competitions
  • Food & drink in venue promotions
  • Win money-can’t-buy experiences
  • Discounted access to Co-op Backstage Club

Gigs that give back to communities

  • Co-op Live will donate at least £1m a year to the Co-op Foundation to deliver on its new youth-led strategy to support future change makers locally and nationally
  • The venue has already created 3,350 construction jobs, with 1,000 more roles and apprenticeships to be created upon completion


Planet friendly vibes

Co-op Live will be Net Zero Scope 1 and 2. With all-electric power, rainwater collection and no landfill waste, it will be one of the most sustainable venues in Europe.



A golden investor in Harry Styles

We’re delighted to have Harry Styles on-board as one of the
Co-op Live key investors. He said:

“I was drawn to this project on every level, from the opportunities it brings, to the contribution it will make to the city, and most importantly, that it will allow even more live music to thrive in Manchester.”