Electric is an iconic, theatrical structure, a venue that is characterful with a contemporary twist. The huge ground floor Main Room and stage are overlooked by a beautiful mezzanine – the Circle Bar, and ideal for live shows with a 1500 capacity and standing receptions of 1700. Electric an ideal setting not only for corporate parties, but also conferences, award ceremonies, dinners, product launches, away days, wedding receptions, bar mitzvahs, filming and much more.
Electrics Main Room can accommodate 320 guests seated cabaret style for awards or gala evenings and 180 dining, whilst it also lends itself to smaller numbers of 250 – 800 when the mezzanine isn't in use. The adjoining Baby Room is an ideal break out space, VIP area or food service/kitchen space. It comes complete with its own bar, soundsystem, DJ booth and small stage and is generally booked with the Main Room.
We use only the best caterers around for all of our events. We work closely with a number of preferred caterers who all offer fresh, modern and creative catering whilst upholding traditional service values. The entire team are all self-confessed foodies and continuously provide superb food made only from the finest sustainably sourced ingredients. Our contemporary menus suitable for anything from exquisite canapés and formal dinners through to themed bowl food and innovative conference options are sure to tantalise the taste buds and leave your guests coming back for more.
As well as exceptional food, we also provide both alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages alongside a beautiful array of wonderful cocktails. With ideas from classic favourites through to ingenious mocktails, they’re sure to add the finishing touch to your event.
Does Electric host birthday parties?
No, Electric will not host a birthday party for any age.
Can we hire Electric at the weekend?
Daytime hire at the weekend is limited due to regular live and club events in the evening, but always ask and we will try and accommodate. Night-time hire is reviewed case by case and always worth asking.
Does Electric have preferred suppliers?
Yes, although we will always work with the client to ensure the event works best for their needs if they wish to consider outside suppliers.
Is parking available?
Pay and Display bays are available behind the venue on Buckner Road. They are free after 5.30pm.
Is loading access easy?
Please direct all deliveries to Buckner Road, for our rear entrance. Flat access to both stage and the main floor.
Does Electric provide furniture for events?
We do not own any tables or chairs - these must always be hired.
Is internet provided at the venue?
Internet access is available throughout the venue.
Virtual tour (you can use the numbered buttons at the side of the screen to jump between the floors)