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Your Events


If you are looking for corporate events space  or a fantastic venue for a special occasion, look no further.  

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Your Events


If you are looking for corporate events space  or a fantastic venue for a special occasion, look no further.  


CORPORATE EVENTS & MEETINGS

We offer a selection of exclusive boxes and areas which offer stunning panoramic views of The Spitfire Ground St Lawrence grounds. 

Whether you’re holding sales meetings, training sessions or a small conference this is the venue you have been looking for.

We have a number of rooms available for syndicate break out sessions.  

Create the perfect business setting and opt for our superb Packages. 

Cricket club dinners

Is your Cricket Club looking for a venue to host a Dinner or Awards Presentation?

Look no further, come to the home of Kent Cricket and have your event within the Grounds.

With amazing views from our event space, you can have a tailor made event for you and your Club.

10% discount on these packages will be offered to Affiliated Members!


PRIVATE PARTIES, PROMS & Leavers

Whether you are celebrating a special occasion, hosting a private gathering, looking for a place for your college or university party or even creating your own themed event, we have a variety of function and banqueting rooms available for you.

We have a range of party suites available, like our Chiesman Pavilion and Harris Room; being the most popular for evening parties and celebrations.

Birthday parties for all ages including 18th birthday parties
Anniversary celebrations
Retirement parties
Fundraising events
Family celebrations

Our Prom Package will include everything you need to make sure your evening is one you won't forget.

Our prom package includes:
Venue Hire
Delicious chefs choice finger buffet
Disco and DJ

We have also created the perfect Party Package including the room hire and buffet from only £19.95 per person!

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weddings

On your special wedding day, only the best will do.

That's what we specialise in at The Spitfire Ground St Lawrence, Canterbury's premier conference and events venue.

To help you get every detail right, your own personal wedding co-ordinator will meet you in advance to discuss and plan it all with you.

Your own event manager will be present at your wedding, to ensure that everything goes according to schedule.

Whatever you need, we will endeavour to make it happen... from our chefs' mouthwatering menus to arranging flowers, entertainment and more.

That includes special wedding breakfasts or buffets and the best live bands in whichever style of music that you choose.

We have even created a package to take care of all of your food and beverage requirements throughout the day and evening.

From only £3,695 you can entertain 50 of your guests. 

Make that special day the best day of your life at The Spitfire Ground St Lawrence!


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Suites


Our suites are the perfect space for any of your events, conferences or weddings.

Suites


Our suites are the perfect space for any of your events, conferences or weddings.

the chiesman pavilion

 

Styled like the Lord’s Long Room, the Chiesman Pavilion is Kent's historic oasis in the midst of the grounds modern facility.

Guests will be surrounded by photographs and paintings of the greats of Kent Cricket, spanning over 150 years.

The chandeliers and décor set this room apart as the ideal venue for formal gatherings, dinners and meetings.

Built with an annexe extension, it can be expanded to cater for larger groups.

Half Day Rate (4 hrs)                     £   250
Day Rate (8 hrs)                             £ 395
Evening Rate (from 6:00 pm)        £   350

Theatre Style
220
Dinner Dance
140
Banquet
160
Reception
200
Cabaret
160
Private Bar
Yes
Microphone
Yes
Projector
Portable
Disabled Access
Yes

CORNWALLIS ROOM

 

On the first floor of the Colin Cowdrey Conference Centre, the Cornwallis Room is set up for buffet meals and breakfast gatherings, due to its built-in serving area. You will have space to move around and arrange in a manner to suit your gathering, while still enjoying the peaceful vista of the cricket outfield and block.

The Cornwallis Room also doubles as an excellent pre-event reception area for functions in the Harris Room.

Half Day Rate (4 hrs)                     £ 195
Day Rate (8 hrs)                             £ 295
Evening Rate (from 6:00 pm)        £ 250

Theatre Style
180
Dinner Dance
90
Banquet
120
Reception
150
Cabaret
90
Private Bar
Yes
Microphone
Yes
Projector
Portable
Black out
Yes
Disabled Access
Yes

HR Go Harris Room

 

Situated on the second floor of the Colin Cowdrey Conference Centre, the HR Go Harris Room and balcony offer panoramic views of the grounds, in all its peace and grandeur.

Versatile and flexible, the HR Go Harris Room can cater for large public meetings, formal and informal dinners or an occasion of your choice. Well serviced with a bar area, it has been refurbished to a high standard in the redevelopment programme.

Half Day Rate (4 hrs)                     £ 195
Day Rate (8 hrs)                             £ 295
Evening Rate (from 6:00 pm)        £ 250

Theatre Style
250
Dinner Dance
150
Banquet
200
Reception
250
Cabaret
180
Private Bar
No
Microphone
No
Projector
Mounted
Black out
Yes
Disabled Access
Yes

Spitfire Bar

 

On the ground floor of the Les Ames Stand, our Spitfire Bar is ‘party central’ on-site and the ideal venue for birthday celebrations, stag and hen nights or any occasion when you want some privacy to let your hair down!

You can also enjoy the extended space provided by the balcony as you look over the grounds.

Half Day Rate (4 hrs)                     £ 195
Day Rate (8 hrs)                             £ 295
Evening Rate (from 6:00 pm)        £ 195

Reception
150
Private Bar
Yes
Disabled Access
Yes

Les Ames Boxes

 

Upstairs in the Les Ames Stand, the five boxes offer a variety of sizes and can comfortably host groups of between six and thirty.

The height and views create a tranquil environment for you to work in throughout the day, be it a small group meeting or break-out space used as part of a larger conference.

                                                       Day Rate (8 hrs)

Les Ames Boxes Single                           £ 95
Les Ames Boxes Double                         £ 150
Les Ames Boxes Triple                            £ 180

Room
Executive Boxes 1 - 3
Executive Box 4
Executive Box 5
Theatre
10
20
30
Banquet
10
20
30
Reception
10
20
30
Cabaret
10
20
30
Private Bar
Yes
Yes
Yes
Disabled Access
No
No
No

The Committee Room

Overlooking the stunning ground, the Committee Room is the ideal venue for boardroom meetings, small presentations and as a break- out area.

Delegates will be surrounded by photographs and memorabilia of times gone by.

The room is situated within the Frank Woolley Stand. 

Half Day Rate (4 hrs)                     £ 95
Day Rate (8 hrs)                             £ 150
Evening Rate (from 6:00 pm)        £ 95

Theatre Style
25
Banquet
18
Reception
30
Cabaret
24
Private Bar
No
Microphone
No
Projector
Portable
Disabled Access
No

Cowdrey Meeting Room

Strategic planning days, board meetings and staff planning sessions: all great options for the use of the Cowdrey Meeting Room situated on the ground floor of the Colin Cowdrey Conference Centre.

It is private and self-contained, but you can still incorporate its use into other functions, break-out rooms and activities on-site.

Half Day Rate (4 hrs)                     £ 95
Day Rate (8 hrs)                             £ 150
Evening Rate (from 6:00 pm)        £ 95

Theatre Style
25
Reception
30
Cabaret
20
Private Bar
No
Microphone
No
Projector
Mounted
Disabled Access
Yes

The Academy

Used by the cricket professionals, our Academy and Indoor school can be tailored to meet your needs, be they cricket related or any indoor activity. The gym includes a full sized basketball court and is equipped with appropriately sized male and female changing rooms, toilets and shower facilities.

Situated alongside it, our fenced, Astroturf football pitch is a safe environment for the young or old to run around in, be it chasing a football or some other endeavour.

This facility can also be adapted for a sit down meal accommodating up to four-hundred guests. Menus and room decorations can be bespoke and designed to suit your occasion.

Whatever you desire, our superb events team will make it happen.