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Oakwell Stadium has been home to Barnsley Football Club since 1887, and is an excellent venue both on and off the pitch.

The stadium is now a very popular venue for conferencing, exhibitions and events in the unique surroundings of Barnsley Football Club.


Oakwell is a great choice of venue with many winning attributes, including:

  • Unique event facilities with views across the pitch from each of our suites
  • Easily accessible with a great location, close to both the motorway and the interchange and with ample free parking
  • Our catering is provided by Yorkshire based caterers. All our ingredients are locally sourced with menus tailored to your budgets and tastes
  • Our in house team of event coordinators, operations managers and chefs are a hands on team, happy to help every step of the way



Get married at Oakwell!

This is a very special time for you both and here at Oakwell we want to ensure that you have the wedding you have always dreamt of. Whether it’s an intimate affair or a grand occasion, our dedicated team are always on hand to help you create the perfect day. Football fan or not, the famous grounds and greenery of the pitch provide the ideal background for you to have your wedding day captured forever.

Our team will provide you with a first class service throughout the planning process. We understand that this will be one of the biggest occasions of your life and we will ensure that everything is tailored to your requirements so your wedding is exactly as you imagined it.

Visualise your friends and family amongst the exquisite flower arrangements, the elegant taste of Champagne and food made by an award winning caterer served by faultless staff. With these special touches you will be able to create memories that can be cherished forever.

  • Being licensed for civil ceremonies means you can hold your entire day right here
  • Get married at the home of your favourite football team
  • A choice of suites to suit your requirements and tastes
  • Choose from a superb selection of menus – all locally sourced and freshly prepared
  • Opt for an all-inclusive package or a bespoke option – we’ll tailor our offering to suit your budget



Barnsley's premier meeting venue!

Your business needs are important to us and we’re confident that with our versatile range of event spaces we’ll have a solution to suit even the most discerning and demanding delegate.

Each of our suites is available to hire on a half-day or full day basis with all catering requirements charged for in addition to the room hire rate. Alternatively, you may prefer one of our delegate packages, starting from just £22.50 per person and available for 10 delegates or more, which includes:

  • Hire of the main meeting room
  • Two or more servings of tea and coffee
  • A choice of lunch menus
  • Free pads, pens and flipchart




Celebrate your special occasion!

There is no better way to celebrate that special occasion than gathering your friends and family together in one place for an event that you will remember for years to come. All of our suites have private licensed bar facilities and can accommodate parties for any occasion whether it be a christening, a birthday party, an anniversary or a school or family reunion.

Our catering options will undoubtedly tempt any palate and all our menus are prepared fresh right here on site allowing flexibility should you have any specific dietary requirements to cater for.

If you’re looking for entertainment our resident DJ will have you and your guests dancing into the early hours or alternatively we can recommend a number of highly talented bands and musicians.




Here at Oakwell we pride ourselves on providing a quality experience in perfect surroundings.

Our Sales Manager, Lucy, is an experienced events coordinator and loves to chat! Give her a call on 01226 211555, alternatively you can reach her via email at and register your interest in making Oakwell the venue for you!



Xmas at Oakwell


The festive season is upon us, so why not get down to Barnsley Football Club for a fantastic Christmas Party Night, now available at Oakwell Events!

Get your Christmas celebrations started with the following:

    • Glass of Champagne on arrival 
    • 3 course choice menu followed by coffee and mints
    • Our resident DJ helping you dance the night away 
    • Well stocked cash bar facility 

All for just £29.95 per person.

We have Fridays and Saturdays throughout December and dates are selling fast - the evening of 7th December has already SOLD OUT! 

Alternatively, if you are looking for a private party, please do get in touch to find out more information.

 Barnsley Football Club Christmas 2018 Brochure.pdf