mirates Old Trafford can transform your event into an iconic event. Looking to host a fashion show, annual conference or launch a new product? We can accommodate all event genres, it’s no wonder O2, Google, Mercedes and Disney to name but a few have chosen to host their event here. Winner of the Gold Business Tourism Award from the Visit England Awards for Excellence 2014, Emirates Old Trafford is now recognised as one of the UK’s most prestigious locations for conferences and events.
The Point is our award winning sustainable venue which can cater for a variety of events. Featuring an elevated glass-fronted suite with a balcony overlooking the famous Old Trafford cricket pitch, the suite offers seven metre headroom with no pillars to impede the view. The room itself is flexible and can be divided into three sections perfect for smaller events. A footbridge links The Point to the redeveloped Pavilion, allowing delegates to have easy access to breakout rooms and syndicate spaces in the Pavilion.
Our range of meeting rooms and stunning suites in the Pavilion and the AJ Bell Player’s and Media Centre, offer maximum flexibility whatever your requirements. Catering for groups of 10 to 1,000, the Club’s experienced staff are always on hand to answer any questions which you may have and to advise which of our meeting rooms and suites will be most suitable for your needs.
1125 square metres of space for whatever exhibition you are looking to host
hatever exhibition you are looking to host, we have the space for you, 1125 square meters of space in fact. It’s no surprise that Toyota known for their innovation in the motor world chose to host their car launch in the cutting edge facilities offered by Emirates Old Trafford. We’ve staged prestigious exhibitions for Aqua Enviro and Fisher Scientific utilising the Indoor Cricket Centre for extra exhibition space.
With state of the art facilities including interior lighting systems, a digital signage system, movable interior walls and electronic black out blinds we truly offer a unique setting for exhibitions. We have the space to impress your delegates with bright and spacious suites overlooking the hallowed turf. Our versatile award winning venue provides interlinking space with a footbridge linking The Point to the redeveloped Pavilion, creating an exhibition organisers dream.
The British Association of Prosthetists and Orthotists (BAPO) returned to The Point for their annual conference and exhibition in March 2015. See why in our video:
EOT has an impeccable reputation for drinks receptions, dinners and award ceremonies.
resh, innovative, dining at exceptional quality has earned Emirates Old Trafford an impeccable reputation for drinks receptions, dinners and award ceremonies. The Christie, The Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce and Adidas to name but a few have recently experienced our exquisite catering and hospitality.
Guests can enjoy our prestigious surroundings from the decadence of the Pavilion to the striking features of The Point. The Point has 53 hanging points in our 7 metre high ceiling, you really can go all out on your event. However, if you have a smaller budget, our in house PA system and interior lighting allows you to simply just turn up on the day.
Looking to host a drinks reception? The Mezzanine in The Point and the Atrium bar in The Point can provide the perfect space for guests to mingle. With the capacity to cater for groups from 10-1000 our hospitality team would be delighted to hear from you to discuss your own particular requirements and budget. Browse our mouth-watering images to get a flavour of what to expect from our prestigious venue.
Private Parties and Proms
Emirates Old Trafford is accustomed to electric celebrations off the pitch
pecial birthday? Retirement party? Bar Mitzvah? End of year prom or a company celebration? Emirates Old Trafford is accustomed to electric celebrations on the pitch. Now with our unrivalled state of the art facilities these electric celebrations effortlessly extend into making your party memorable.
We have a variety of suites for you to choose from. The 1864 suite in the Pavilion is perfect for parties. Situated behind the bowler’s arm, the suite is one of the finest suites at Emirates Old Trafford, boasting a fantastic view of the ground. With a seated balcony and its own private bar, this suite is perfect for parties for more than 160 people. Complementing the 1864 suites, we have the Members Lounge based in The Pavilion. With high ceiling and arch windows the members lounge is ideal for a spectacular event in a decadent setting. Over in The Point we have full blackout facilities and amazing lighting, with the capacity to hold up to 1000 or 850 with a dance floor!
So whether you seek an atmosphere oozing sheer sophistication, intimacy or vibrancy we have the expertise for your event. From a Parisian themed party to one of festival chic to a relaxed 60th to name but a few, the possibilities at Emirates Old Trafford are endless.
Looking for a venue which is both opulent and contemporary? Our new brochure is out now! Enquire on 0161 282 4020
re you seeking a contemporary or unique Manchester wedding venue? We are licensed for weddings and civil partnerships and cater for small intimate gatherings to a larger celebrations with capacity from 50 to 1200. Our new wedding brochure is out now!
From the opulent and historic Members’ Suite to the modern feature of The Point, our suites can complement any wedding theme. Whether you are looking for a venue to host your wedding breakfast or reception, with magnificent views of the famous Old Trafford pitch and a variety of wedding packages you can create a bespoke feel for your special day. We have five suites for you to choose from, all boasting awe-inspiring panoramic pitch views. Dave and Catherine Hughes, married in the Members’ Suite and commented:
“The venue was stunning for our wedding and reception. Family and friends loved it. From day one of booking until the last drink at the reception the staff were fantastic, friendly and professional. It was extremely good value for money. We’re so glad we chose Emirates Old Trafford for our big day“.
We also welcome multi-cultural weddings and have vast experience in hosting Jewish and Asian ceremonies. We know what is needed to make your day unique and spiritual, seize the yichud moment and celebrate with us. Emirates Old Trafford has an excellent reputation for the high standard of service and warmth of our hospitality, ensuring that we make your wedding a day to remember.
Our wedding packages start from just £35.50 per person (inclusive of VAT). Contact us for details on wedding packages that we can offer, including details and prices.
Entertain your guests in a setting like no other!
mirates Old Trafford saw the return of hosting major International cricket matches in 2013 and they came no bigger than the Ashes clash between old sporting rivals Australia.
The newly refurbished Pavilion, four storeys high and resplendent as a blend of old and new complimented the existing Point facility, with its blend of smaller to mid-sized rooms, offering the perfect space to entertain in a more intimate environment. In contrast ‘The Point’ with its high ceiling and vast floor space allowing capacity for 1000+ hospitality clients.
Dame Sarah Storey recently attended hospitality in The Point and commented:
I had an amazing day at Emirates Old Trafford for the 1st day of the 4th Test between England and India. The hospitality at The Point was superb with plenty of space for everyone, amazing food and an incredible atmosphere. It was a day to remember and one that everyone should experience.
2014 has been equally exciting for International sport in the North-West. Wednesday 28th May saw the Royal London One day clash between England and Sri Lanka, whilst the world’s largest cricket playing nation India returned in August for the 4th Investec test match.
Whatever hospitality experience you are looking for, Emirates Old Trafford has a variety of facilities and packages to best suit you and your guests. Register your interest for information on our 2015 hospitality packages. Looking for concert hospitality? Check out our packages for the Foo Fighters who are performing at Emirates Old Trafford on the 27th May 2015.
Away day or team building event?
id you know we run cricket team building packages? Looking to break away from the boardroom and exhilarate your team? If you are a company looking for a team building package with a difference look no further. The AA recently ran a leadership programme in The Pavilion and combined a inspirational talk from our Cricket Director Ashley Giles with a practical session in our cricket centre, just think how unique you can make your event!
We have a variety of packages available, from a one hour team game to a three hour coaching and games session.
Our popular Boardroom and Bowling package allows you to use our meeting facilities in either the morning or afternoon and spend the rest of your day with 3 hours of coaching and games in the Indoor Cricket Centre led by our experienced coaching staff. BASIC a Manchester based charity recently experienced this team building package. Commenting on the day, Andy Golightly BASIC fundraiser said:
The day was brilliant from start to finish! The Players’ Lounge was first class for the conferencing facilities and the food was delicious. The cricket coaches got everyone involved in the coaching and games session and I would thoroughly recommend this as a unique team building day.
Boardroom and Bowling Package highlights:
• Main meeting room hire in the stunning AJ Bell Players & Media Centre
• Personal event manager throughout the day
• 3 hour coaching and games led by fully ECB qualified staff
• A memorable team building day!
Manchester's ultimate venue for sparkling Christmas celebrations. Book your party on 0161 282 4020.
eeking a Manchester Christmas party venue? Helping you enjoy the perfect Christmas do is what we do at Emirates Old Trafford. We have a variety of party packages guaranteed to make your festive celebrations a sparkling success. From Christmas parties in The Point to a Christmas Carvery in The Pavilion get ready to shine at Emirates Old Trafford! Why not make a night of it and stay in The Old Trafford Lodge? Our new 2015 Christmas brochure is out now!
We also cater for private parties whether you are planning a Christmas celebration amongst friends and family or organising an office party, our Private Party packages give you an option to take the individual approach; choose either a buffet menu or a formal dinner and tailor the mood to your requirements. Add your own blend of entertainment and you’ll end up with the perfect party! As always, our dedicated Events team will be on hand to guide you through and take the hassle out of the organisation, leaving you free to focus on hosting in style.
Live music, a resident DJ and our professional team will ensure that you will have a night to remember from first course to last dance. Here’s what AJ Bell who attended a Christmas party in The Point said:
“One of the best Christmas Party night’s we’ve ever had. The venue is fantastic and the food was excellent. A big thank you to the events team who did an amazing job in ensuring that everything ran smoothly. We’re looking forward to coming back again this year!”.
So whether you’re organising an office party or a family get together our new Christmas packages for 2015 are available now, simply download our brochure! Book and confirm before the 1st August to receive 2 bottles of house wine per table of 10. Quote Sparkle15 to claim the offer upon booking. (T&C’s apply).
The Foo Fighters returned to Emirates Old Trafford in May 2015!
ove live music? From Oasis and Muse to Take That, Emirates Old Trafford has not only hosted the biggest superstar’s in the business but created memorable concert experiences for spectator’s worldwide. Refusing to rest on nostalgia, Emirates Old Trafford is back for a new era of live entertainment. The hallowed turf can easily transform from a world famous sporting arena into a show stopping concert venue for up to 55,000 spectators.
American rock band the Foo Fighters returned to Emirates Old Trafford in May after previously headlining the venue in 2006. The band, led by former Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl, played at the home of Lancashire County Cricket Club on 27 May 2015 as Emirates Old Trafford marked its return to full concert hosting status following a £45 million redevelopment of the ground.
LCCC Chief Executive Daniel Gidney said:
We were absolutely delighted to host one of the world’s leading rock bands at Emirates Old Trafford for what was a fantastic occasion. Foo Fighters have a massive fan base in the United Kingdom and we are proud have been one of their venues this summer.
Get ready to participate in an auditory extravaganza like no other! Watch this space for future concert announcements.