Following an £11m build, Hall 1 opened in June 2016 and provides a dynamic and contemporary clear span, event space. It is now the largest single event space in the North East, perfect for exhibitions, trade shows, consumer shows, corporate events, large scale conferences, awards ceremonies, dinners, sporting events and concerts.
The large foyer provides a versatile registration or reception area with adjacent organisers offices, café and seminar room. There’s also free parking (and lots of it!), straightforward, quick access from the motorway and easy loading.
Hall 1 offers a beautiful setting and a contemporary event space.
The versatile foyer offers a wonderful welcome for visitors at all events.
Trade and public exhibitions find a natural home in Hall 1.
The 8m ceiling height ensures an easy space to work with when building structures for your event.
Hall 1 offered a perfect home for the Welcome to Yorkshire White Rose Awards.
The beautiful natural light can also be covered by blinds or curtains.
Delicious Yorkshire food and drink compliment the warm and comfortable café.
Stats and capacities
Total floor space – 4,320m2
Length – 120m | Width – 36m | Height to eaves – 6m rising to 8m
2 x 4.7m high x 5 m wide | 2 x 4.7m high and 3.6m wide
A – 14m x 31m | B – 36m x 30m | C – 31m x 40m
3,000 Theatre | 2,500 Banquet | 2,000 Cabaret