Jyske Bank Boxen

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Jyske Bank Boxen
Denmark's National Arena
Jyske Bank Boxen.jpg
Former names Hedens Colosseum (2008-2010)
MCH MultiArena (2010)
Jyske Bank Boxen (2010-present)
Location

Herning, Denmark

Coordinates: 56°7′4.88″N 8°57′9.00″E / 56.1180222°N 8.9525000°E / 56.1180222; 8.9525000
Owner MCH Group
Capacity 15,000 people
Construction
Broke ground October 2008
Opened 20 October 2010
Construction cost DKK 329 million
EUR € 44 million
Tenants
2010 European Women's Handball Championship
2014 European Men's Handball Championship

Jyske Bank Boxen is an indoor arena, located in Herning, Denmark, that is part of the Messecenter Herning.

It hosts concerts, basketball, volleyball, team handball and gymnastics competitions. It has hosted the 2010 European Women's Handball Championships, the 2013 European Short Course Swimming Championships, and the 2014 European Men's Handball Championship.

On 1 October 2010 Danish financial institution Jyske Bank purchased naming rights to the arena.

The arena's opening event, on 20 October 2010, was a concert by Lady Gaga, during The Monster Ball Tour, with Semi Precious Weapons as her opening act.

The arena was also being considered as the venue for the Eurovision Song Contest 2014, before the contract was eventually won by B&W Hallerne, Refshaleøen in Copenhagen.[1]

Concerts[edit]

Artist Tour Date
Lady Gaga The Monster Ball Tour 20 October 2010
Prince Prince 20Ten 22 October 2010
Kylie Minogue Aphrodite: Les Folies Tour 19 February 2011
Britney Spears Femme Fatale Tour 10 October 2011
Red Hot Chili Peppers I'm with You World Tour 14 October 2011
Rihanna Loud Tour 28 October 2011
Rammstein Made in Germany 1995-2011 22 February 2012
BSB/New Kids on the Block NKOTBSB Tour 12 May 2012
One Direction Take Me Home Tour 5 May 2013
Bruce Springsteen Wrecking Ball World Tour 16 May 2013
P!nk The Truth About Love Tour 30 May 2013
Peter Gabriel Back to Front Tour 28 September 2013
John Mayer Born and Raised World Tour 15 October 2013
Volbeat Outlaw Gangsters And Shady Ladies Tour 23 November 2013
Depeche Mode The Delta Machine Tour 29 November 2013
Robbie Williams The Swing Tour Live 10 & 11 May 2014
Lady Gaga Artrave: The Artpop Ball Tour 27 September 2014
Katy Perry The Prismatic World Tour 7 March 2015

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jiandani, Sanjay. "Denmark 2014: Copenhagen and B&W Hallerne will host Eurovision". esctoday.com. Retrieved 5 September 2013. 

External links[edit]

Events and tenants
Preceded by
Boris Trajkovski Arena
Skopje
European Women's Handball Championship
Final Venue

2010
Succeeded by
Belgrade Arena
Belgrade
Preceded by
L'Odyssee
Chartres
European Swimming Championships (SC)
Venue

2013
Succeeded by
TBD
Preceded by
Belgrade Arena
Belgrade
European Men's Handball Championship
Final Venue

2014
Succeeded by
Kraków Arena
Kraków
Preceded by
Belgrade Arena
Belgrade
World Women's Handball Championship
Final Venue

2015
Succeeded by
TBD