Ideal Venue For

Birthday Parties
Christmas Parties
Concerts Or Music Festivals
Corporate Entertainment
Corporate Events
Corporate Fun Days
Dinner And Dances
Engagement Parties
Fashion Shows
Private Parties
Prom / Graduation Parties
Wedding Fairs
Wedding Receptions
With fantastic links to the rest of the county, and hotels just down the road, the Driffield Showground is ideally placed for those seeking a great alternative wedding venue in the East Yorkshire area.

Planning your wedding could not be easier, simply start by contacting us to arrange a viewing of the venue, a member of our team will be delighted to show you around and answer any questions you may have. Every wedding booked and held at the Rix Pavilion is unique and we offer a friendly, flexible approach to ensure your wedding ceremony and/or reception is perfect for your needs.

Popular dates are always snapped up quickly but we are more than happy to hold a date for 14 days free of charge, while you have those all-important discussions with a vicar or registrar.

Our tastefully decorated venue provides a fantastic blank backdrop which can be perfectly tailored to suit your needs, with high ceilings allowing for fantastic decorations and themes. Fabulous open air grounds, ample free parking, camping and the flexibility to choose your own DJ or Caterer make Driffield Showground the perfect Wedding Venue.

The Rix Pavilion
Our fabulous new venue opened in March 2015. The venue is excellent for Weddings, Dinner Dances, Private Parties, Meetings, Conferences & Exhibitions. Capacity for 350 Dinner Dance Style and 700 Theatre Style.

The Members Pavilion
The Members Pavilion is perfectly situated in the centre of the Driffield Showground. This venue is ideal for smaller functions available to hire 9:00am till 11:00pm on a daily basis, Weekend hire available upon request. Capacity for 100 in the Members Lounge and 190 in the Gallery.


Air Conditioning
Close To Public Transport
Coach Parking
Disabled Access
Events Manager
Outdoor Spaces
Parking Available
Wedding Coordinator

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