Edgbaston Stadium shortlisted for Venue of the Year

We are delighted to confirm that Edgbaston Stadium has been shortlisted for Venue of the Year at Birmingham Awards 2017. After receiving over 500 applications, the shortlist of finalists was announced for the most prestigious awards Birmingham has to offer.

The Birmingham Awards present a unique opportunity to showcase the very best of Birmingham’s talent, from the biggest business to charities and the brightest young achiever to tech whizzes. The last few years have been a smashing success and this year has seen an even higher volume of hopeful applicants vying for best of Brum titles.

"It’s great to see this event celebrating the best in the city and we hope that the Club’s Members, supporters and our many conference & events clients can support our campaign to be crowned as the Venue of the Year."

Maria Clune, Head of Conference & Events Sales

Maria Clune, Head of Conference & Events Sales at Edgbaston Stadium, said: “We’re thrilled to be named as one of the best venues in Birmingham.

“The £32 million redevelopment of Edgbaston in 2011 transformed the stadium in to a fantastic venue that can cater for conferences, meetings, dinners and a wide variety of events of all sizes along with one of the best culinary offerings in the country.

“It’s great to see this event celebrating the best in the city and we hope that the Club’s Members, supporters and our many conference & events clients can support our campaign to be crowned as the Venue of the Year.”

Outstanding service, tailored events & world-class facilities

Edgbaston is one of the UK’s leading sporting venues which features an array of versatile, modern and luxurious suites that are suitable for any occasion. Our dedicated, passionate and experienced events team will work with you to deliver a truly unforgettable service and create an event that you and your guests will remember for years to come.

We pride ourselves on outstanding service and our passion is to deliver tailored events and a memorable experience for our customers. The stadium has benefited from a major redevelopment, and in 2016 was awarded ‘Best Venue’ at the prestigious Birmingham Food, Drink and Hospitality Awards enhancing its reputation as one of the leading venues for conferences and meetings.

As well as having an award-winning Executive Head Chef to serve you the finest cuisine, our unique and iconic venue provides an exquisite backdrop with natural daylight and stunning views overlooking the famous Edgbaston pitch.

Voting Opens 25th August

Voting will open on Friday 25th August 2017 and the winners will be announced at the glittery black tie ceremony at Edgbaston Stadium on Saturday 7th October 2017. The folowing have been shortlisted for the Venue of the Year.

  1. Edgbaston Stadium
  2. Birmingham Rep
  3. The Holte Suit  - AVFC
  4. The ICC
  5. The VOX Conference Centre

To vote, please visit: www.birminghamawards.co.uk/voting. Thank you for your support. 

Arnes Pobric

Head of Marketing

Covering everything from Cricket to Conferences, Arnes is responsible for co-ordinating marketing campaigns and sales activities at Edgbaston.