John Hendry Pavilion at Kent Event Centre

Kent Showground, Detling, Maidstone, Kent, ME14 3JF
Maidstone
Ashleigh W.

Ashleigh W.

Safety rules may apply in this venue
You can meet indoors in a group of up to 6 people
Indoor hospitality venues such as restaurants, pubs, bars and cafes can reopen
Up to 30 people can be at a wedding, civil partnership ceremony or reception
Read more about safety rules in the UK

About this space

The John Hendry Building covers 1752 square metres and seats up to 800 for dinner and can be used as part of your event or as additional storage.

The brick building has multiple entry down both sides and attaches directly to the larger Maidstone Exhibition Hall.

There is power throughout the structure with 2.8 metre high cargo doors. Water supply is available as well as adjacent hard standing.

Full wireless coverage of high speed internet.


Capacity

Standing
up to 1700
Dining
up to 800
Theatre
up to 1000
Cabaret
up to 1000

Prices

Monday
8:00 – 18:00
from £2400 hire fee
Per day
8:00 – 18:00
from £2400 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 23:00. Extension available. All prices include VAT.
Tuesday
8:00 – 18:00
from £2400 hire fee
Per day
8:00 – 18:00
from £2400 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 23:00. Extension available. All prices include VAT.
Wednesday
8:00 – 18:00
from £2400 hire fee
Per day
8:00 – 18:00
from £2400 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 23:00. Extension available. All prices include VAT.
Thursday
8:00 – 18:00
from £2400 hire fee
Per day
8:00 – 18:00
from £2400 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 23:00. Extension available. All prices include VAT.
Friday
8:00 – 18:00
from £2400 hire fee
Per day
8:00 – 18:00
from £2400 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 23:00. Extension available. All prices include VAT.
Saturday
8:00 – 18:00
from £3600 hire fee
Per day
8:00 – 18:00
from £3600 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 23:00. Extension available. All prices include VAT.
Sunday
8:00 – 18:00
from £3600 hire fee
Per day
8:00 – 18:00
from £3600 hire fee
Note: Alcohol licence until 23:00. Extension available. All prices include VAT.

Cancellation policy

Other

The venue has not provided a cancellation policy. For further information, please ask the Event Manager.


Catering and drinks

In-house catering
External catering allowed
Venue provides alcohol
BYO alcohol allowed

Facilities

Wi-Fi
Conference call facilities
Natural light
Free parking is available on-site
Projector
Flatscreen TV
Whiteboard
Flipchart
Air conditioning
Storage space
Accommodation available

Music & sound equipment

Own music allowed
Bring your own DJ
PA system / music speakers available

Accessibility

Wheelchair accessible

Allowed events

Promoted / ticketed events
Loud music / events
Temporary event notices (TENs) available
Wedding licence

The Kent Event Centre is the largest conference facility in Kent, offering 7,000 sqm of flexible space. There are three main exhibition halls, ideal for creating stunning exhibitions, trade fairs or public shows. Three are interconnected; the John Hendry, the Maidstone Exhibition Hall, and the Astor Pavilion.

In addition to the exhibition spaces KEC has six smaller meeting rooms that can accommodate 2 to 120 guests, so however big or small your event, the Kent Event Centre can accommodate. We are competitively priced, delivering an affordable conference and Event solution for business in the South East.

We are ideally located for conferences, exhibitions, meetings and more and is set in an area of outstanding natural beauty on the North Downs.


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Location