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    Stadium of Light

    SR5 1SU

    Whether it’s a traditional event or an intimate gathering, the Stadium of Light offers dedicated rooms to suit every requirement and budget.

    Montgomery Suite

    The largest suite boasts a stage, dance floor and stylish bar. An ideal room for a large daytime wedding breakfast or to celebrate into the evening with friends and relatives who could not join you at the afternoon reception. Spacious and versatile, the Montgomery Suite hosts up to 440 guests.

    Business Lounge

    Newly refurbished, the Business Lounge is a modern and contemporary suite with stunning views across the River Wear. The perfect location for buffets and dinners, with the addition of a Champagne and cocktail bar the suite can accommodate up to 700 guests.

    Riverview Brasserie 

    A wonderful, stylish and yet contemporary setting, this stunning suite with its private outdoor balcony is very popular for events for up to 140 guests.

    James Herriot Suite 

    With superior stylish decor and a private outdoor balcony, the James Herriot Suite is intimate and inspirational. This exceptional suite can accommodate up to 80 guests for a seated event or 90 as a drinks reception.

    Quinn’s Sports Bar 

    Looking for something different? Our Sports Bar is a football-themed lounge, boasting an abundance of sporting memorabilia and a modern centre-piece bar area. It is an ideal venue for a drinks reception or for a special evening celebration. The room has seating for up to 200 guests but can accommodate up to 550 with disco.

    Black Cats Bar 

    With a contemporary and modern design, the Black Cats Bar has an impressive capacity of 1,000. The room easily accommodates a disco, dance floor and live entertainment, whilst panoramic views of the pitch give that unique touch for your event.

    Executive Boxes 

    Executive Boxes offer a unique location for an intimate event for up to 25 guests. All boxes have a private balcony overlooking the pitch and private bar facilities.

    Carling Lounge

    A cosy room ideal for smaller and more intimate wedding ceremonies or receptions for up to 40 guests.

    Reception Drinks Suite

    An array of suites are available for you and your guests to relax in with drinks on arrival before moving into your reception suite. A suite can also be made available for guests who wish to stay after the event.

    Montgomery Suite 440
    Business Lounge 700
    Riverview Brasserie 140
    James Herriot Suite 90
    Quinn's Sports Bar 550
    Black Cats Bar 1,000
    Executive Boxes 25
    Carling Lounge 40