VENUES MANAGED BY HICKORY

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THE SANDS CENTRE

21st century venue.

Following a £27 million pound redevelopment, the Sands Centre in Carlisle is now one of the North West’s most state-of-the-art events venues. This awe-inspiring upgrade has created a range of contemporary and flexible spaces for all kinds of events including large-scale corporate events and conferences thanks to a seating capacity of 1,400. Within easy reach of the powerhouse cities in the north west, with excellent transport links and a whole host of natural wonders on the doorstep, the Sands Centre should be top of your list for 2023.

DOVECOT STUDIOS

The arty party space.

Located in the heart of Edinburgh, this former Victorian bath house turned tapestry studio will certainly turn the heads of your guests. With five versatile spaces capable of accommodating between 20 to 250 guests it’s a highly inspiring creative space for your next launch, meeting, workshop, wedding or awards ceremony.

ESKMILLS VENUE

Always a stylish invitation.

This historic 19th century venue has the vibe of a boutique hotel. From dream weddings to big birthday parties, fashion shows and awards ceremonies, Eskmills Venue is one of a kind, and welcomes thousands of event guests every year from East Lothian, Edinburgh and beyond.

CAIRNS FARM ESTATE

A hidden waterside retreat.

At the foot of the Pentland Hills, with waterside views a mere 30 minutes from central Edinburgh you’ll find the Cairns Farm Estate. This contemporary venue built around a country barn offers a unique setting with stunning ‘spill-out’ space outside for mingling and drinks. With luxury accommodation on site it offers you a uniquely peaceful ‘get-away’ space for weddings and corporate events like away-days.

ERROL PARK

Elegance & heritage.

This breath-takingly grand and elegant stately home was built in 1875. You’ll find beauty everywhere, from the wisteria-clad exterior to the heavenly views out over south-facing lawns to the Tay beyond. Perfectly placed between Perth and Dundee, it is a worthy backdrop for a sophisticated wedding, first-rate corporate gathering or versatile film location.