Armin Only is an all-night dance event featuring solo performance by Armin van Buuren. The event consists of trance music, light, laser and firework shows and supporting acts of vocalists or artists such as Sharon den Adel, Nadia Ali, Racoon, Ilse de Lange, Audrey Gallagher, Eller van Buuren...
On 11 November 2006, the second edition took place in Ahoy Rotterdam as well.
In 2008, in order to promote his album Imagine, the event was called "Armin Only: Imagine". This consisted of van Buuren mixing for 9+ hours with different events for each of the five senses (hearing, touch, sight, taste and smell). It began in Jaarbeurs Utrecht, The Netherlands on 19 April 2008. Another shows were: Melbourne, Australia on 08 June 2008, Bucharest, Romania on 28 June 2008, Hasselt, Belgium on 25 October 2008, Poznań, Poland on 29 November 2008 and Los Angeles, USA on 31 December 2008.
In 2010, van Buuren began his "Armin Only: Mirage" tour to promote his album Mirage. It kicked off on 13 November 2010 in Jaarbeurs Utrecht, The Netherlands. Another shows were: Kiev, Ukraine on 4 December 2010, Buenos Aires, Argentina on 10 & 11 December 2010, Melbourne, Australia on 31 December 2010, Beirut, Lebanon on 21 January 2011, St. Petersburg, Russia on 12 February 2011, Poznań, Poland on 19 February 2011, Moscow, Russia on 6 & 7 May 2011 and Bratislava, Slovakia on 10 June 2011.
In 2013, van Buuren announced that there will be two "Armin Only: Intense" shows to promote his album Intense. On Friday the 15th and Saturday the 16th of November, it was the official kick-off of his world tour in Ziggo Dome, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. After this premiere, Armin Only Intense continues its journey to over 20 destinations to all corners of the world:
- 28-12-2013 Kiev, Ukraine
- 24-01-2014 Mumbai, India
- 07-02-2014 Sofia, Bulgaria
- 08-02-2014 St. Petersburg, Russia
- 21-02-2014 Minsk, Belarus
- 22-02-2014 Helsinki, Finland
- 11-04-2014 New York, USA
- 17-04-2014 Chicago, USA (Cancelled)
- 19-04-2014 Toronto, Canada
- 01-05-2014 San Jose, USA
- 03-05-2014 Vancouver, Canada
- 09-05-2014 Los Angeles, USA
- 10-05-2014 San Diego, USA
- 16-05-2014 Monterrey, Mexico
- 17-05-2014 Mexico City, Mexico
- 30-05-2014 Manila, Philippines
- 31-05-2014 Taipei, Taiwan
- 06-06-2014 Melbourne, Australia
- 07-06-2014 Melbourne, Australia
- 08-06-2014 Sydney, Australia
- 14-06-2014 Johannesburg, South Africa
- 27-09-2014 Moscow, Russia
- 03-10-2014 São Paulo, Brazil
- 31-10-2014 Ostrava, Czech Republic