Attracting the biggest names in music, film and sport, The O2 is one of the UK’s most popular entertainment venues. From the Brits to Blondie, this iconic space, right in the heart of London, regularly hosts world-class events as well as hundreds of smaller ones too. But could this premier space also be right for the big event you’re planning?
Indigo is The O2’s not-so-little little sister, staging shows by the hottest new artists plus once-in-a-lifetime performances by the world’s superstars. A state-of-the-art entertainment venue, this space has established itself as one the best places in London to enjoy any genre of live music and entertainment in an intimate setting. And the good news? It can be hired for a dinner of up to 540 or a standing reception of up to 1,500.
Join the world’s best
The jewel in the crown of London’s vibrant live music scene, and one of the city’s bigger venues for hire, Indigo at The O2 has welcomed the likes of The Who, Prince, and the Black Eyed Peas. Originally designed as a purpose-built music venue, with fantastic acoustics and a top-of-the-range sound system, this space can host up to 2,800 people for all kinds of live music events.
With the dancefloor so close to the stage, Indigo strikes the perfect balance between concert venue and club. There’s always a lot of buzz around events held at this landmark venue, which has hosted everything, from the NME Awards to the legendary X Factor boot camp sessions. And now, it’s opened its doors to corporate and private events.
From the British Comedy Awards to the launch of Call of Duty: Ghost, and with big-name stars choosing Indigo for their arena after-show parties, there’s no better place to put on a show of your own. Attracting some of the world’s best-known comedians, including Alan Carr, Michael McIntyre and Dylan Moran, this space is ideal for theatrical performances, magic acts and award ceremonies.
The sky’s the limit
Indigo has the flexibility to change from one configuration to another, which means it can host a wide range of events, from club nights and corporate events to large-scale conferences and gala dinners. Seating up to 540 guests for a sit-down meal or 360 guests cabaret-style on the ground floor, this venue can also accommodate 1,500 for a standing reception or up to 1,597 theatre-style. Need more room? No problem – you can give the VIP treatment to up to 300 of your guests in the private lounge and terrace.
An event solution to suit all
With its permanent stage, private VIP lounge, fantastic backstage facilities, preferred caterers and strong relationship with other O2 venues, Indigo can cater to your specific event requirements. To top it off, Indigo features first-class in-house AV and technical infrastructure, like state-of-the-art sound and lighting, and includes a bunch of things in their hire packages that you won’t get anywhere else, making this premier space a cost-effective choice.
Offering a great guest experience
Indigo boats faultless sightlines for maximum audience enjoyment, two large bars plus air conditioning, ensuring your guests will always feel comfortable. Beer drinkers will also appreciate their ‘7 second pint’ fast-pour technology, meaning no long queues at the bar.
Easy to get to
With North Greenwich station right on their doorstep, a fast and frequent boat service from Central London, and 2,200 parking spaces, The O2 is convenient for your guests to get to, which is a key consideration when planning a larger event.
Looking for a smaller live music venue? We also have options for you, check out our smaller live music venues here.