November’s Venue of The Month – Events at Bradford City FC

The Northern Commercials Stadium, home to Bradford City FC, is an excellent venue both on and off the pitch and one that CGC Event Cateres is proud to have catered at for just over 3 years.

Set in the heart of Bradford city centre and boasting 130 free parking spots to event delegates, Events at Bradford City FC is an increasingly popular choice for all manner of events, from everyday conferencing to a dazzling Asian wedding, The Northern Commercials stadium can provide both with great flare and excellent hospitality.

Able to accommodate as few as 10 guests and up to 600 guests you’ll be far stretched to find an event that this venue can’t cater for. This large event space is what sets Events at Bradford City FC apart from other venues in Bradford city centre. A landmark venue that’s easy to find, The Northern Commericals Stadium at Valley Parade is accessible from major routes A1, M1 and the M62. If you need accommodation for your guests, it won’t be a problem, there are 14 hotels just a 20 minute walk from the venue and in addition to this the venue works closely with the historic 3-star Midland Hotel, giving their guests an exclusive offer when booking with them.

4 Event styles The Northern Commericials Stadium lends itself to:

Business events

When you’re planning an important business event you want complete confidence in your chosen venue that things will be delivered just as promised. At Bradford City FC you can rest assured that the events team will work with you throughout the planning process to ensure just that. Each suite is available to hire on either a half day or full day basis with all catering requirements charged for in addition to the room hire rate. Alternatively you may prefer one of the day delegate packages, starting from just £23.50 per person, all of which include hire of the main meeting room, two or more servings of tea, coffee and biscuits, a choice of lunch menus plus free pads, pens and flipchart.

Asian weddings

Organising a wedding can be sometimes stressful, that’s why Events at Bradford City FC’s dedicated Wedding Coordinator will work with you throughout the planning process, ensuring that you have the wedding of your dreams. Booking your wedding with them couldn’t be simpler; they offer a self-catering package taking any stress away from planning the big day. This includes: hire of the main function suite, use of the fully equipped kitchen for the duration of your wedding, and their on-site duty manager overseeing your event from start to finish, security staff, as well as bar facility if required, use of the free car parks and staging.

With plenty of experience when it comes to organising large, lavish weddings, Events at Bradford City FC will work closely with you to make sure that your wedding is as spectacular as you imagined.

Charity balls and dinners

A special occasion deserves a great venue and the team from Events at Bradford City FC are highly experienced and confident when it comes to large-scale dinners and events. The choice of suites combined with flexible menus and locally sourced ingredients make the venue truly versatile for a variety of occasions, especially when delegates are paying a fee to come to your event, you want to know you can rely on a high standard of customer service and quality of food.

‘Can’t thank the staff enough for their helping in a successful charity ball. Everyone who we have spoken to have praised the staff said the food was amazing and room looked great. Without hesitation, will be booking our 2018 charity ball at this venue again.’ 
– Becky Doyle, founder of the charity Liam’s Smiles, a charity Supporting Meningitis Now

Sports presentations and dinners

For obvious reasons Events at Bradford City FC is a perfect choice for your sports presentation or dinner. Home to Bradford City Football Club since 1903 and set in grounds’ rich in history, The Northern Commercials Stadium is the perfect backdrop for events like these.

‘Firstly to Nicky, please thank everyone in your team for last night.  The feedback on bar and table service has been excellent and the same for the food itself. Thanks to you Nicky and Steve too for all your help and assistance, especially in sorting drinks packages. Fantastic night had by all.’ 
– Bradford City FC Player of the year awards 2017

Join the biggest Christmas party in West Yorkshire

Christmas at the Northern Commercials Stadium means great food, a well-stocked bar and a chance to let your hair down. We’ve got classic Christmas party nights, a tribute to the one and only Robbie Williams, the Macmillan fundraiser night with The Midnight Soul Sisters, and a tribute to the late and great George Michael and Wham. Plus our Jingle Bell Winter Wonderland Ball!

Jingle Bell Winter Wonderland Ball with boy band trio – Friday 1st December

Step inside our festive party and dance to a collection of Christmas hits, old and new, party pop and guaranteed diva dance floor fillers through the decades. Plus some live music from our boy band trio, Boyband Legends!

Midnight Soul Sisters – Saturday 9th December

Paying tribute to the likes of Gladys Knight, Amy Winehouse, Chic, Tina Turner, The Supremes, Martha Reeves and Chaka Khan, The Midnight Soul Sisters have audiences everywhere loving their highly polished show combined with professional routines and dazzling costumes. Be blown away by their talent and a three course set menu. A portion of each ticket price will be donated to Macmillan Cancer Support.

Boogie wonderland Christmas party night – 2nd December 2017

Whether you’ve been assigned the task of booking the office bash or if you want to get the family together for a festive feast in the lead up to Christmas, The Northern Commercials Stadium offers great food, a well-stocked bar and a fantastic party atmosphere.

The Boogie Wonderland party night includes:

– Cash bar from 7.00pm until 12.30am

– Three course meal and coffee

– Resident DJ playing chart hits, Christmas classics and your requests until 12.30am

What’s on the menu? Find out more by viewing the full brochure here

Whatever the event or occasion, the event team’s professionalism and experience, alongside an excellent location, provides the stadium with a growing reputation as one of the leading venues in the area.

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Email a member of the team on events@bradfordcityfc.co.ukor telephone 01274 706 848.

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