With 84 acres set inside a secure fence, Newark Showground offers a perfect venue for your event. If none of our buildings are suitable, there is the option of locating marquees which can be used for a variety of occasions, including wedding receptions, festivals, club rallies, etc. A further 60 acres are available for parking, as well as for other uses, including camping.
Newark Showground is easily accessed by road from the A46, A1 and A17 and is only three miles from either of Newark’s Railway Stations. There is ample space to land a helicopter or hot air balloon!
Cedric Ford Pavilion
The Cedric Ford Pavilion is perfect for wedding receptions, dinners and banquets of up to 500 people. It can be partitioned making it ideal for smaller conferences or lunches and has its own kitchen facilities and two huge bars, both 13 metres in length.
For smaller gatherings, the President’s Suite on the first floor can accommodate up to 85 people seated for meals, or theatre style, and has glass doors opening onto a private balcony providing panoramic views of the Showground. Outside is a beautiful garden with a gazebo; ideal for photos or for your guests to sip their drinks before an event.
George Stephenson Exhibition Hall
With a total floor area of 3000m2, the hall is flooded with natural light and ideal for large scale exhibitions. It has a licensed capacity for over 4,000 people and can be dressed to seat up to 1,000 people for dinner dances and charity balls.
Featuring a self-contained bistro, catering can be provided by our dedicated catering team, Tastes, who will create mouthwatering meals for every occasion, sourced from food either grown or produced locally.
Stuart Goodwin Pavilion
The Sir Stuart Goodwin Pavilion has views out across both the Main ring and the Newark Ring and can accommodate 120 people banquet style or 200 in theatre style for meetings, conferences etc. A lovely room for wedding receptions and flooded with natural light, the venue is airy and comfortable with French doors out on to a grassed area where additional outdoor seating can be set up. The room has its own bar, kitchen and toilet facilities.
The Council Chamber adjoins the Sir Stuart Goodwin Pavilion and can be used as a ‘quiet room’ at wedding receptions or as a ‘break out room’ during meetings. This room has an enclosed patio at the rear which is accessed from the room.
For further information please visit our website, www.newarkshowground.com or call a member of the Tastes team on 01636 705796 or email: [email protected] or [email protected] to discuss your requirements.
Tel: 01636 705796
Email: [email protected]