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Bristol Old Vic is the unique heritage venue for your private and business events. Meetings, conferences, networking events, private parties, weddings... we've hosted them all and will be delighted to host your next event. 

The elegant Grade I listed, Coopers' Hall and the Foyle room have been restored to their former glory and provide some of Bristol's most inspiring events space.

Whether you’re looking to host a drinks reception in the elegant Grade I listed Coopers’ Hall, a meeting in the intimate Foyle Room, or an awards ceremony in our famous Auditorium, our beautiful, historic building and expert, creative team will make your event truly remarkable.

With our historic venue, central location and flexible event spaces ranging in capacity from 12 to 500, Bristol Old Vic is the discerning choice for corporate events, weddings and special occasions – with endless possibilities to make your event exceptional.

When you book your dinner, conference, meeting or party with us, not only will your guests benefit from the creative atmosphere of the country's oldest continuously working theatre, in the heart of Bristol's vibrant cultural scene, but also an exceptional culinary experience from some of the leading caterers in the South West.

Please use the Venue Hire Enquiry Form to contact us about holding your event at Bristol Old Vic. Your enquiry will be sent to our events team and one of our experienced co-ordinators will contact you as soon as possible to discuss your requirements.

If your enquiry is urgent, please contact our team: 0117 317 8640

To discuss your next event at Bristol Old Vic, please email events@bristololdvic.org.uk or call the Events Team on 0117 317 8640.

For theatre programming enquiries please email programming@bristololdvic.org.uk