The Scottish Event Campus (SEC) features the SEC Centre - five interconnected exhibition and meeting spaces, the iconic 3,000 seat SEC Armadillo and our most recent addition, The SSE Hydro – a 13,000 capacity concert, sporting and special events arena. With its infinite flexibility, the campus has gone from strength to strength and, with planned expansion and development, will continue to position Glasgow on the world stage.
Designed by world-renowned architects Foster + Partners, the SEC Armadillo is a Glasgow landmark with a unique style and practical, comfortable facilities for up to 3,000.
SEC Centre offers five interconnected exhibition and event halls with a combined area of over 22,000sqm.
A truly iconic structure, the 13,000 capacity SSE Hydro is Scotland’s home of live entertainment and is consistently ranked by Pollstar in the top three arenas globally.
It’s not every day a Hollywood Star graces The SSE Hydro stage, and what a star he is! Mr Hugh Jackman, the Tony award winning, Oscar nominated, singer, dancer and actor kicked off his worldwide tour right here, in Glasgow!
As a huge music lover, I have attended many a gig at the SSE Hydro - with The 1975’s show earlier this year being one of my all-time favourites! Seriously, it was amazing. However, last week I was kindly invited along to the venue’s brand-new Clubhouse, for a little bit of a different gig experience. Here is a roundup of what I got up to…
Last Thursday I had the absolute pleasure of attending the Take That Odyssey tour at The SSE Hydro, I honestly don’t think I was mentally prepared for the unbelievable night that I had ahead. Everything from start to finish was exactly how you’d picture the perfect concert experience to be!
20-year-old Canadian pop superstar Shawn Mendes was welcomed back to Glasgow with open arms by his loyal Scottish fans when he kicked off the UK leg of his global tour at The SSE Hydro on 6 April 2019.
For one night only, the bowl of The SSE Hydro was transformed into waves of people going wild for the south LA hip-hop beat of Kendrick Lamar. The critically acclaimed DAMN Tour has seen Kung Fu Kenny sell out arenas across the globe over the past few months, and we were HYPED to welcome him to the Hydro.
Chris Rock is partnering with Yondr to make Total Blackout a phone-free tour. By limiting access to mobile phones and devices, the artist and audience can enjoy the show in the moment and without distraction.