Emirates Riverside Wedding Packages

For over 25 years, in the heart of County Durham lies one of the most picturesque settings in English sport. We want you to share the most important day of your life with us, whether it’s to host your wedding ceremony, reception or evening celebrations we have the perfect setting and packages to create the day of your dreams. Whether it’s an intimate gathering, or the largest of celebrations we have the most fabulous function rooms which never fail to impress. All of our suites look out over the most beautiful County Durham countryside by the River Wear. Steeped in history from both Chester-Le-Street and the club itself there is wholesome, local and traditional feeling that runs through the core of Emirates Riverside.


Wedding Package details
St Cuthbert's Package

For 30 Daytime And 50 Evening Guests – £2,500

Chosen suite for daytime and evening reception

Dedicated wedding co-ordinator

Red carpet welcome

Reception drink on arrival

3 course wedding breakfast

Glass of wine with the meal

Glass of sparkling wine for the toast

Use of Emirates Riverside cake knife and stand

Evening buffet and disco

White table linen

Prince Bishops Package

For 40 Daytime And 60 Evening Guests – £3,500

All of the above  PLUS

Matching chair covers with your colour choice of organza sash (for daytime numbers only)

Personalised table plan

Half a bottle of wine per person with the meal

Table centre pieces


Terms and Conditions

We can not guarantee that there will not be a one day international cricket match on the date of their wedding and if there is we will have to offer an alternative date.

Provisional bookings will be held for a period of 14 days

A non-refundable deposit of £300.00 is required to confirm the booking.

6 weeks prior to the wedding, when all food and beverage has been agreed, we will send a pro forma invoice for approximately 50% if the estimated cost.

4 weeks prior to the wedding, proposed final numbers of guests and a seating plan should be provided.

2 weeks prior to the wedding, final numbers should be advised and this is the amount which will be charged.

Full payment should be made 7 days prior to the wedding (14 Days for cheque).

Emirates Riverside (Durham County Cricket Club) will not be responsible for any personal items lost during or left after the wedding unless deposited for safekeeping with a member of staff.

In the unfortunate situation that the wedding has to be cancelled the following charges will apply:

  • Up to 12 weeks prior the date              50% of the estimated cost
  • Up to 4 weeks prior the date                 75% the estimated cost
  • Less than 4 week prior the date           100% the estimated cost

Responsibility for guests at the wedding is that of the hirer.

VAT is applicable at 20%

Offer end date: 31st December 2020