Derby Roundhouse offer a truly unique event space and a wide range of corporate event packages to choose from. The beauty of The Roundhouse is that it offers outstanding flexibility in the shape of a range of facilities and contemporary spaces ideal for every kind of event.

This unique and highly prestigious space is exclusively available throughout the year. It offers a 1,264m² blank canvas on which you can create a very individual artistic, entertainment or corporate event. For instance, it is ideal for an awards or gala dinner for up to 680 people, and for concerts and plays for up to 1,000 people. The maximum capacity of The Roundhouse is 2,500 for a drinks reception or concert using the stage in the centre. There is also the Carriage Shop Theatre, The Johnson Building and The Engine Shed Restaurant, all of which provide hospitality opportunities including conferences, gala dinners, awards ceremonies and more.


Hawthorn are the exclusive partner at the Derby Roundhouse for all things technical. We offer a complete creative technical production service for all types of events, from design and visualisation, to lighting, sound, video, set design and build, delivery and full technical production management. We also have a pre-installed LED lighting and sound rig within the venue, enabling us to transform the atmosphere at minimal cost and without the need for you to factor in the expense of additional crew and transport. So if you’re looking for technical support for your entire event or just a particular aspect of your production within Derby Roundhouse, we can help.