Which room at the Allendale is best for your event?

Here’s a guide to the most suitable rooms for different events.

 

If your event isn’t listed, or if you would like to come and view the rooms, just get in contact!

 

 

Children’s parties

Minster Hall (high ceiling, for bouncy castles etc.)

Quarter Jack (with or without kitchen)

Little Otters for under 5s (optionally plus Julian Room, for food)

 

Conferences

Minster Hall for up to 300, or if extra space preferred

Quarter Jack for up to 100 (c. 80 more comfortable)

Julian Room as break-out space or for catering

 

Craft/antique fairs

Minster Hall (30+ tables)

Quarter Jack (c. 20 tables)

Or hire both rooms for same event

 

Dance classes/Dance events

Depends on numbers - Minster Hall and Quarter Jack both have sprung floors

 

Exercise classes

Depends on numbers - Minster Hall and Quarter Jack both have sprung floors

Film shows

Minster Hall and Quarter Jack both have high quality projector and screen systems

Minster Hall seats up to 300

Quarter Jack seats up to 100

 

Hobby society meetings

Minster Hall or Quarter Jack - depends on numbers and facilities required

 

Live music

Minster Hall has pros arch stage, lighting and sound, and 300+ capacity

Quarter Jack good for smaller events or acoustic music etc.

Julian Room and/or Canford Room as Green/Dressing rooms

 

Meetings

Minster Hall for up to 300, or if extra space preferred

Quarter Jack for up to 100 (c. 80 more comfortable)

Julian Room for small meetings or as break-out space

Music lessons (voice/instrument)

Minster Hall (60+)

Quarter Jack (up to about 60)

Julian Room (individual/small class)

Canford Room (individual/small class, after 5pm, Mon – Fri)

 

Parties

Minster Hall for 100+, or if extra space preferred

Quarter Jack for up to 100 (c. 60-70 more comfortable)

 

Produce markets

Minster Hall (30+ tables)

Quarter Jack (c. 20 tables)

Or hire both rooms for same event

 

Rehearsals

Minster Hall (especially if stage required)

Quarter Jack (with or without kitchen)

Julian Room (small band/company etc.)

Canford Room (small band/company etc., after 5pm Mon - Fri)

 

Small meetings (family meetings, counselling etc.)

Julian Room

Canford Room (after 5pm, Mon – Fri)

 

Talks/lectures/presentations

Minster Hall for up to 300, or if extra space preferred

Quarter Jack for up to 100 (c. 80 more comfortable)

 

Theatre shows

Minster Hall has pros arch stage, lighting and sound - seats up to 300

Quarter Jack good for smaller events and performances in the round etc.

Julian Room and/or Canford Room as Green/Dressing rooms 

 

Trade fairs/shows

Minster Hall (30+ tables)

Quarter Jack (c. 20 tables)

Or hire both rooms for same event

To view rooms or to find out more, please get in touch!