Scottish Event Campus

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.  

SEC Armadillo

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

SEC Centre offers five interconnected exhibition and event halls with a combined area of over 22,000sqm.    

SSE Hydro

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.


SSE_Logo_Primary_CMYK_RGB_300dpi-510x475.jpgLeading UK energy supplier SSE is the naming rights partner of our iconic world-class purpose built entertainment arena.

SSE has been supplying energy to the nation's homes and businesses since 1947 through its retail brands: SSE, SSE Southern Electric, SSE SWALEC, SSE Scottish Hydro, SSE Airtricity and SSE Atlantic. SSE is proud to be investing in Scotland's cultural heritage, providing a high profile association with live entertainment which will bring real benefits for customers. 
Along with Energy, SSE also provides customers with phone, broadband and, home services including boiler and heater cover, and servicing.

SSE Reward

SSE are committed to  making a real difference to their customers' lives, every day. As an SSE customer, you can get tickets up to 48 hours in advance for events at The SSE Hydro* and gain access to SSE's exlusive lounges by joining SSE Reward. Find out more at the SSE Reward information page. You can also visit SSE at the SSE Reward desk on level 0 on the main concourse or speak to an SSE Energiser who you can find at any event night for more information.

*subject to availability

Drop Off/Pick Up at The SSE Hydro

From the 03 October 2017, SSE will be launching a brand new dedicated drop off and pickup facility when visiting The SSE Hydro. 

This facility will be available to all customer vehicles requiring access but not needing to dwell longer than 30 minutes.

SSE Energisers and venue stewards will be on hand to help you find your way to the correct Hydro entrance and give you any advice you may need regarding event timings etc.

Whether you're travelling from the East or the West, check out the best route to the Drop Off and Pick Up in our video below. 

Play Drop Off & Pick Up Video

Naming Rights Partner

Venue Partners

Back to Top