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About Us The Bridgewater Hall is Manchester city centre’s iconic and prestigious concert venue; built to provide the best possible space for live music whilst offering a unique and exciting backdrop for your wedding. The Hall offers a range of stunning spaces to choose from for your civil ceremony, photographs, wedding breakfast and evening reception. We have two wedding packages outlined in this brochure, the Classic Package and the Iconic Package. However we understand every wedding is a bespoke occasion therefore please don’t hesitate to contact us with your personal tastes and requirements and we will work with you to create your dream day. There isn’t another venue like it! For more information or to book a viewing with our Events Team please call 0161 950 0000 or email weddings@bridgewater-hall.co.uk 1


Exclusive Venue Hire Venue Hire Excluding the Auditorium ÂŁ2500 Including Auditorium | Ceremony or Dinner on Stage ÂŁ5995

Venue Hire includes exclusive use of venue, tables, chairs, white linen, crockery, venue staff, cash bar and standard PA & lighting. (All prices are inclusive of VAT)

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Wedding Breakfast Sparkling reception drink 3 course dinner Coffee Half a bottle of wine per guest Sparkling toast drink £59 per head (Additional £10 per guest for dining on stage) Children’s Wedding breakfast £30

Evening Menus Canapés from £15 per head Finger buffet from £18 per head Hot fork buffet from £21 per head

Our wedding planning team can also source flowers, entertainment, venue dressing, dance floor, accommodation and photographer for your special day. (All prices are inclusive of VAT)

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Classic Package Your Package includes

Your Package Price

Use of all front of house spaces

£7200

Cash bar on arrival Post-ceremony drinks reception to include one glass of prosecco per person and cash bar

This package is for up to 60 guests.

3 course wedding breakfast with tea & coffee

Extra daytime guests can be added at an additional cost of £120 per person and evening guests can be added at an additional cost of £20 per person.

Half a bottle of wine per person, served during the meal

All prices are inclusive of VAT.

Glass of prosecco per person for the toast Evening finger buffet

Please note this package does not include use of the Auditorium.

Pre-wedding menu tasting for two people White table linen Use of cake stand and knife PA system and microphone for speeches Cash bar in the evening Dedicated wedding planner

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The Bridgewater Hall will be closed to the general public during weddings and only one wedding will take place per day.


Classic Package Sample Menus 3 Course Wedding Breakfast

Evening Finger Buffet

Terrine of truffle scented wild mushroom and Golden Cross goats’ cheese, wrapped in leek and spinach, dressed with a shallot, saffron and tomato vinaigrette (v)

Selection of sandwiches and rolls Mini shepherd’s pie with Parmesan mash Panko herb breaded cod and salmon goujons with pickled walnut tartare sauce

Supreme of corn-fed chicken filled with a spinach and carrot mousseline, and confit corn-fed chicken leg bon bons. Tomato and coriander jus, fondant potato and a vegetable basket of creamed cabbage, bacon and glazed carrot

Kidderton goats’ cheese, topped with sun-blushed tomato tapenade and fresh asparagus (v) Beetroot, chickpea and halloumi sliders with caramelised red onion (v)

Greek yoghurt, mascarpone and lemon curd cheese cake, dressed with hazelnut praline and mixed berry jelly (v)

Mini lemon meringue pie (v)

Tea & coffee

These are sample menus from the Classic Package. Your wedding co-ordinator will be more than happy to discuss a bespoke menu to suit your personal tastes and requirements. 3


Iconic Package Your Package includes

Your Package Price

Use of the whole venue including the Auditorium with drapes, lined with fairy lights, and stunning chandelier

£15950

Cash bar on arrival

This package is for up to 60 guests.

Post-ceremony drinks reception to include one glass of Laurent Perrier champagne per person and cash bar

Extra daytime guests can be added at an additional cost of £215 per person and evening guests can be added at an additional cost of £45 per person.

Selection of canapés during the post-ceremony reception 4 course wedding breakfast with tea & coffee

All prices are inclusive of VAT.

Half a bottle of wine per person, served during the meal Glass of Laurent Perrier champagne per person for the toast Luxury evening hot fork buffet Pre-wedding menu tasting for two people White table linen One floral display with mirror plate, crystals and LED tea lights per dinner table, to suit your colour scheme Use of cake stand and knife PA system and microphone for speeches LED dancefloor Cash bar in the evening Dedicated wedding planner 4

Charles Hallé Room

The Bridgewater Hall will be closed to the general public during weddings and only one wedding will take place per day.


Iconic Package Sample Menus Canapé Reception Menu

4 Course Wedding Breakfast

Spiced tuna tartare with lime and coriander dressing on an edible spoon

Assiette of salmon preparations: Smoked salmon on citrus salad House cured salmon tartare with keta eggs and chive crème fraîche Ballotine of salmon and pickled cucumber

Parmesan shortbread, with quails egg, Caesar dressing and asparagus (v) Smoked chicken and Waldorf salad on a cucumber croute

Avocado sorbet with a tomato and crème fraîche dressing (v)

Fresh fig and orange salad on whipped goats’ cheese (v)

Evening Fork Buffet Selection of bloomer, ciabbatta and foccacia breads with olives and pickles (v) Fricassee of Shropshire farmed chicken with shallots, wild mushrooms, chunks of gammon, red wine and thyme, served with buttered new potatoes and seasonal greens Ricotta, sun-blushed tomato and rocket cannelloni on braised leeks (v)

Slow-cooked and pan-fried blade of beef, served with Hasselbach potato, parsnip purée, rosemary and orange scented baby carrots in an artichoke basket. Accompanied by a port and blackberry sauce

Trio of desserts: Strawberry bavarois Orange shortbread with chocolate cream Mini tiramisu (v) Tea & coffee

Roasted Mediterranean vegetable and pesto salad (v) Heirloom tomato, asparagus, shaved white radish and saffron olive oil dressing (v) Baileys and strawberry jelly cheesecake with chocolate sauce (v)

These are sample menus from the Iconic Package. Your wedding co-ordinator will be more than happy to discuss a bespoke menu to suit your personal tastes and requirements. 5


Spaces & Capacities Room

Capacity for Civil Ceremony

Capacity for Seated Dinner

Capacity for Evening Reception

Auditorium

1800

120 (on stage)

N/A

Stalls CafĂŠ 250 170 200 Bar Barbirolli 240 170 200 Room Circle Foyer 65 240 350

Auditorium Stalls CafĂŠ Bar

Circle Foyer

Barbirolli Room 6


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Accommodation INNSIDE by Melia is The Bridgewater Hall’s partner hotel. Located just around the corner on First Street the hotel offers the perfect place to finish off the day in style for both the wedding couple and guests. Your wedding co-ordinator will be happy to liaise with the hotel on your behalf. The hotel is contemporary and spacious offering a wellness suite including a Finnish sauna, aromatic steam room, gym and relaxation area. Innside 1 First Street Manchester M15 4RP Tel: 0161 200 2500 Email: innside.manchester@melia.com

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Contact the Weddings Team Tel: 0161 950 0000 www.bridgewater-hall.co.uk

Email: weddings@bridgewater-hall.co.uk

The Bridgewater Hall, Lower Mosley Street, Manchester M2 3WS

Car Parking & Public Transport The nearest car parks for guests are Q-Park First Street, NCP Manchester Central, NCP Great Northern or NCP Oxford Street. Centrally located, The Bridgewater Hall is easily accessible by public transport. The nearest stations and stops are: Metrolink — St Peter’s Square Bus — (major routes into the city centre) St Peter’s Square, Portland Street or Deansgate Rail — Deansgate or Oxford Road

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The Bridgewater Hall

ASHTON UNDER LYNE

M61 BOLTON/WIGAN/M6 PRESTON M602 & M60/M62 LIVERPOOL SALFORD QUAYS & ECCLES

M66 BURY/M62 ROCHDALE, LEEDS

PARK AVENUE

SALE & ALTRINCHAM

STOCKPORT & BUXTON

Minnelli M56 MANCHESTER AIRPORT &Liza WILMSLOW M56 CHESTER/M6 BIRMINGHAM


Tel: 0161 950 0000 Email: weddings@bridgewater-hall.co.uk www.bridgewater-hall.co.uk

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