Discovery Centre
Discovery Centre
Waterside Centre
Waterside Centre
A unique wedding venue
A unique wedding venue
Let CONKERS host your special day
Let CONKERS host your special day
Weddings in the National Forest
Weddings in the National Forest
A unique wedding venue leicestershire
A unique wedding venue leicestershire

Weddings & Celebrations

Choose CONKERS for a wedding to remember – an unforgettable and unique venue offering impeccable service and outstanding catering.
CONKERS is a unique venue, offering three very different and magical settings for your wedding or civil partnership. We believe your special day should be as individual as you are, so we provide a completely tailored service to ensure your dreams and ideas are brought to life.
From your initial enquiry through to the moment you leave CONKERS as a newly married couple, you will have one contact throughout your wedding preparations to ensure your receive an exceptional and personal service. 

Our Spaces

The Gallery Suite
The Gallery Suite is our most popular choice of Wedding Venue with its versatility to see a wedding through from daytime into the evening. It hosts a conservatory area lighting the room perfectly in summer months. This room can hold up to 110 guests, has a fully stocked bar and a dance floor area. 
The Forest Hall
The Forest Hall is best suited for those with larger Wedding Parties holding up to 250 guests. This room transforms into a magical venue in the evening with a dance floor area, large round tables and a fully stocked bar.
Waters Edge
Waters Edge is the perfect setting for a summer wedding. You and your guests can enjoy drinks and a BBQ on our decking area overlooking the private lake. As the evening closes in, move inside to dance the night away and access the fully stocked bar. This venue can hold up to 120 guests.

Big Appetites

Here at CONKERS we provide all the catering for your Wedding day. We offer a huge variety of different menus for you to choose from, including: Hog Roast, BBQ, Hot & Cold BuffetCarvery, Two, Three & Four Course Wedding Breakfasts. Within each of these menus there is room for adaptation to create a bespoke menu of your choice. We can also cater for all dietary requirements. (Contact our Events Coordinator for sample menus)

We acknowledge each wedding is special and unique; therefore we endeavour to offer complete flexibility and an accommodating approach to all your requests. Please contact our Events Coordinator to turn your wedding ideas into your wedding reality!

Contact Us

To enquire further and begin planning for your special day at CONKERS please contact our Events Coordinator.
Phone – 01283 216633 ext. 2
Email – hospitality@visitconkers.com

More Information

Please find below the individual capacities of the rooms which are available for hire for corporate conferences and private functions. Individual rooms through to the whole of CONKERS can be hired out to meet your exclusive needs. For full scaled plans & people capacity for different function styles, just click on the name of the room in the table below.

Discovery Centre & Waterside Centre room capacity

Room

Capacity (people)

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Hall of Life

150 - 250 (dependant on function style)

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Olive Tree Restaurant

90 - 165 (dependant on function style)

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Discovery Suite 1

60 - 110 (dependant on function style)

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Gallery Suite

50 - 100 (dependant on function style)

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Waterside Restaurant

100 - 180 (dependant on function style)

sample menus

We provide the highest quality food and wine for guests and we cater for brunches, finger buffets through to luncheons and formal dinners. Our chefs can create bespoke menus to meet all of your individual needs.

Click below to download a pdf file of a selection of sample menus.