The Wessex Pavilion is a newly refurbished two floor facility ideally located within The Bath & West Showground. The impressive large space is versatile and adaptable making it the perfect backdrop for a variety of events.

  • Versatile space enabling you to create the perfect layout
  • Two self contained floors; both suited to an array of events
  • Locally & seasonally sourced produce prepared by our in-house caterers
  • Experienced event staff to help plan & execute your event
  • In-house sound system & presentation screens installed in our Thatchers Suite
  • Ample free on-site parking suitable for coaches, minibuses & cars
  • Large outside space suitable for outdoor events & activities
  • Outdoor deck & / or terrace area
  • Disabled access & facilities
Whatever the occasion:

  • Parties
  • Proms
  • Balls
  • Weddings
  • Dinners
  • Wakes
  • Meetings
  • Conferences
  • Workshops
  • Team Building Exercises
  • Award Ceremonies
  • Performances

Our Suites


The Thatchers Suite

Our ground floor space, the Thatchers Suite, is the largest of the two floors. It benefits from direct access to our exhibition hall, the Showering Pavilion. It is equipped with a fully stocked licensed bar and has access to a large outdoor deck.

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The Butcombe Suite

Our first floor space, the Butcombe Suite, though slightly smaller can still accommodate a large number of guests and is just as versatile. It also has its own fully stocked licensed bar and access to an outdoor terrace space that overlooks the main ring of the showground.