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The All England Jumping Course, Hickstead

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1 - 250+

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About the space

At the All England Jumping Course, Hickstead, we are delighted to offer a host of tantalising hospitality packages to suit every visitor. Weddings, business conferences, showground hire, parties and special occasions are all welcome.


With a suite of ceremony and reception rooms to choose from, we guarantee that it really will be a very special day. From 10 - 250 guests, the most memorable of celebrations is ensured.

Couples can have exclusive use of the venue providing fantastic photo opportunities and space for children (or even grown men) to play in the arena! Our expert wedding planning team will be on hand to help with every detail of your big day, with inspiring and innovative ideas from tailor made menus to exquisite flower arrangements, fun children's entertainment and hand made favours. We even have our very own on site professional wedding photographer, standing by to capture every special moment of your day.

Business Meetings & Conferences

We have suites suitable for groups of 8 - 250, with various styles of seating and full catering facilities, making them ideal for complex multi-room conferencing events.

Our private hospitality boxes are ideal as breakout rooms for up to 14 delegates, and all of our facilities are within close walking distance of each other, ensuring that your event runs seamlessly. A conference planning team, staging, equipment and technical support are all available. The team are here to help you choose the best spaces for you and your booking.

Parties & Special Occasions

The team know how to party and as such our team are true professionals when it comes to party planning! The combination of delicious food, fine wines and great music are the ingredients for a memorable occasion, and here at Hickstead that is exactly what we specialise in.

Be it a school leavers' prom with a difference, a special birthday or an office shindig, our flexibility is the key to our success. With a full public entertainments' licence we are able to organise every element of your party or event, from recommending a good DJ, to arranging an interactive games night or getting a floral quote.

Showground Hire

With an infrastructure of permanent roads and event facilities, and hundreds of acres of outside space available to hire, Hickstead is perfectly suited to a plethora of different events.

Recent events

  • Unaffiliated and riding club shows
  • Car shows
  • Motorbike rallies
  • Cross-country running meets
  • Fire service shows
  • Trade exhibitions
  • Farmers' markets
  • Wedding fairs
  • School sporting events
  • Local cultural olympiad opening ceremony
  • 100th Anniversary Girl Guides' Association celebration

Due to the diversity of our site, Hickstead has provided the perfect location for numerous filming and photography shoots.

From rolling Sussex fields and ancient coppices, to high octane polo matches, immaculate stable yards and retro grandstands, banqueting rooms and parkland, the sky really is the limit.

With outside electricity plug-in points, specially laid ducting and a suite of crew rooms with full catering facilities, Hickstead is ideal for a stress-free, efficient and productive shoot.

Previous shoots

  • Used for location filming on BBC's Strictly Come Dancing
  • Used for location filming on BBC's Who Do You Think You Are
  • Used for location filming on ITV's The Passions of Girls Aloud
  • Photo shoot for OK Magazine
  • Photo shoot for Everything Everything album cover
  • Photo shoot for Kat Maconie shoes


  • Showground
  • Wedding Hire
  • Restaurant
  • Bar
  • Drinks
  • Food
  • Exhibitions
  • Business Meetings & Conferences
  • Parking
  • multifunctional



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