Venue & Facilities Hire

Throughout the year our superb show ground along with essential facilities attracts many different organisations and businesses to hold events.

The ground is available to suit your size of event for hire at very attractive rates.

Venue, Location, It’s everything!

Unthank  Park is set in the beautiful Dales surroundings by the banks of the River Wear just a short walk from the Front Street and local amenities in Stanhope.

The Showground is no stranger to big events. Home to the annual Stanhope Show, Unthank Park is sufficiently large to accommodate the numerous stands, marquees and car parking that are a necessary part of staging a successful event.

Catering for all types of events

With an abundance of pubs, hotels, bed and breakfasts, caravan sites and retail businesses, Unthank Park is simply a superb location for a multitude of events. The site is situated on the banks of the River Wear in Weardale, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.

25 acres of flat grassland

Ample car parking space

Permanent toilet blocks

Ridley Suite – large purpose built building

Members Pavilion

Mains electricity

Mains water supply

Fenced with lockable entrance gates

Showfield & Building Hire Enquiries to: Ms Lisa Johnstone, Virginia House, 5 North Terrace, Gainford, Co. Durham. DL2 3EE email or phone 07966516270

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