The Main Exhibition Space at IWM North is nothing short of exceptional. it features the jaw-dropping 360° Big Picture Show which can envelope guests in a limitless number of themes or even screen short films. The expert in-house events team can organise guided gallery tours as well as fabulous banqueting menus for the most momentous of occasions.
The Great Nave at Gorton Monastery is a large, beautiful space that’s also very functional and flexible, catering for a wide range of events including Christmas parties, private dining, banqueting or large-scale drinks receptions. This spectacular piece of ecclesiastical architecture has been restored to its former glory. The room can accommodate 450 guests in a banqueting style, or 320 people in an intimate cabaret style.
The Hangar is one of the most unique dining locations in the UK. Up to 750 guests can soak up the incredible atmosphere underneath the iconic Concorde G-Boac and even arrange for brief guided tours of the aircraft itself. With bespoke AV and lighting to compliment the fantastic catering, The Hangar is certain to leave your guests in awe.
The Compass Room at The Lowry is a spectacular banqueting space. This circular room offers magnificent sweeping views of the surrounding area through its floor to ceiling windows. Exquisite dining options and service combine to create an unforgettable experience for up to 180 guests.
Boasting stunning views across the Greater Manchester Skyline and overlooking the home of rugby in Salford, AJ Bell Stadium offers a wonderfully unique location for a banquet. Spanning the entire length of the pitch, The Main Suite can host up to 750 guests and boasts blackout facilities, colour wash interior lighting and 5 drop down projectors - perfect for a large-scale celebration.
Sheridan Suite is a highly adaptable space for all kinds of celebrations, from awards dinners, to drinks receptions, to charity fundraisers. Our Event Planners will help you tailor the decor to suit your own breathtaking theme, whilst our talented in-house caterers are supremely flexible and can design a menu that exceeds all expectations.
For a more intimate group dining experience, book our private dining room with the Cotton Factory restaurant. Featuring a banquet-style table with beautiful Peruvian inspired decor, our PDR can seat up to 16 guests. Choose from an exciting range of dining options to suit your preferences; from mouth-watering group feasting menus to pintxos and light bites.
Our food and wine menus have a contemporary global influence, based strongly around modern Argentina. We create experiences beyond dining, with a unique and educated style. The affordable side of impressive. Our Wine Room can host 11 seated, our Private Dining Room can host 18 seated, and our Raised Area can host 40 seated.
These rooms provide an ideal and contemporary decorate venue for professional meetings and intimate dining for up to 70 guests. Featuring automatic window blinds to provide shade and privacy, integrated audio and visual technology and controllable lighting levels these rooms are ideal for business or banqueting events.
For a banqueting or private dining event, the Circle Foyer is an impressive, show-stopping venue in the City Centre. Guests can admire the impressive architecture of Bridgewater Hall and enjoy the fantastic views of Manchester from the floor-to-ceiling windows. Our catering team will provide delicious food and drinks delivered with exceptional service in a very special setting.