Arena

Welcome to the Arena, a venue of elegance and adaptability within the Winter Gardens Blackpool complex. Dating back to 1896, the Arena has evolved through numerous transformations, culminating in the enchanting Roman-inspired decor that adorns it today.

A Venue for Every Event

Recognised for its versatility, the Arena caters to a broad range of event types. Although it is primarily utilised as a reception room for large events, such as conferences and award ceremonies, the Arena’s flexible nature makes it an excellent choice for virtually any event.

With the capacity to comfortably accommodate up to 1000 guests, the Arena offers an intimate yet substantial space for your event needs.

Arena Navigation

Capacity

1000 delegates

size

420 sq. metres

Great for

Dinners & Receptions

Services

Complete blackout, soundproof, cloakroom, WiFi, AV, DDR available, car parking

Seamless Integration

The Arena is directly linked to the Empress Ballroom, allowing these two venues to operate in harmony for multi-faceted events. This integration provides a dynamic and expansive setting, ensuring a smooth and engaging experience for your guests.

Noteworthy Features

Enhancing its functionality, the Arena boasts a dedicated sound room and breakout spaces, ensuring that your event can transition smoothly from formal presentations to networking or relaxation zones.

Further adding to its appeal, the Arena provides direct street-level access for load-ins, simplifying the logistics of setting up your event.

Plan Your Event at the Arena

Experience the versatility and charm of the Arena for your next event. Reach out to us today to start the journey of creating a memorable event at Winter Gardens Blackpool – where your events are our passion!

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Organisers toolkit

Venue Capacities

Venue
Floor
Length (M)
Width (M)
Area (SQM)
Theatre
Cabaret (x10)
Banquet (x12)
Classroom
Exhibition
Boardroom
Reception
Arena
Lower Ground
28
15
420
560
320
384
162
22
40
1000

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To explore hosting your event in the Arena, please click the button below to submit an event inquiry. A member of our team will contact you shortly.

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