Christmas Gift Guide: Grab a ticket to see incredible live acts in Aberdeen

Whether you love live music or seeing your favourite comedian in person, Aberdeen’s got you covered in 2018.

We’ve pulled together a list of some of the best gigs and live comedy shows coming to the AECC over the next 12 months

Click on the artist’s name to be taken straight through to Ticketmaster to get your tickets.

Morrissey – get your tickets here

Morrissey is heading to Aberdeen for his first gig in more than a decade.

Date: February 16, 2018

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The Script – get your tickets here

The Script will perform at the Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre (AECC) on February 17.

Date: February 17, 2018

Paloma Faith – get your tickets here

The Only Love Can Hurt Like This singer will delight her Granite City fans with a gig at the AECC on March 5 as part of her tour of the UK and Ireland.

Date: March 5, 2018

Joe Bonamassa – get your tickets here

Joe Bonamassa will play Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre in March, having last played the venue in 2013.

Date: March 13, 2018

Gary Barlow – get your tickets here

The Take That icon will play 33 dates across the UK, including the Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre on April 21.

There’s only a handful of seats left for the gig, so you’ll need to be quick.

Date: April 21, 2018

Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds – get your tickets here

Noel Gallagher is bringing his High Flying Birds back to the Granite City for a third time.

Date: April 25, 2018


Disney on Ice – Worlds of Enchantment – get your tickets here

Worlds of Enchantment will take audiences on captivating escapades to four magical locations – including Radiator Springs from Cars, Andy’s house for adventures with the Toy Story 3 gang, the underwater kingdom of Ariel from The Little Mermaid and the wintry landscape of Arendelle from Disney’s Frozen.

There are nine performances available, so there’s plenty of tickets left.

Date: May 2 to May 6, 2018

2018 – Premier League Darts – get your tickets here

The event is expected to be well attended by darts fans, with previous shows in Aberdeen attracting large crowds.

Date: May 10, 2018

Michael McIntyre’s Big World Tour 2018 – get your tickets here

Michael McIntyre will take to the stage at the Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre (AECC) with his show Michael McIntyre’s Big World Tour in June next year, with tickets going on sale this week.

Date: June 12 and June 13, 2018

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Little Mix – get your tickets here

More than 20,000 fans will get the chance to see one of the biggest girl band’s in the world in a purpose-built stadium at the AECC.

Date: July 28, 2018

Iron Maiden – get your tickets here

The heavy metal legends will return to Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre on August 4 next year having last played the venue in May this year.

Date: August 4, 2018

Deacon Blue – To Be Here Someday – The 30th Anniversary Tour – get your tickets here

Iconic Scots band Deacon Blue are celebrating 30 years of making music – and Aberdeen fans are invited to the party.

Date: December 12, 2018

Professor Brian Cox.
Professor Brian Cox Live – get your tickets here

Professor Cox’s new show will teach audiences about our origin and the evolution of our solar system and the universe.

Date: February 20, 2019