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IXL Events Centre offers polo watching as a unique option

The IXL Events Centre in Warwickshire, UK, has announced its grand opening day as 5 December 2013. The high-spec 3,000-capacity venue is set within 600 acres of parkland. It claims to be the only facility in the world where delegates can enjoy the spectacle of polo while attending a large-scale business event. The hospitality and VIP zones have wrap-around outdoor terraces overlooking Europe’s only full-sized all-weather polo SuperArena. The Centre is based at the home of Dallas Burston Polo Club.

Marketing Manager April Baron Harrison said that IXL Event Centre is a five star, multi-functional luxury facility and provides a variety of flexible spaces that can be sub-divided to suit any group size and a wide range of uses. The main features are:

  • Main auditorium with colonnade surrounds, elevated stage, retractable catwalk, retractable full size cinema screen and partition-able dance floor/exhibitors areas
  • Range of high-end, divisible meeting rooms with glass panelled aspect overlooking the auditorium
  • Exclusive bars and luxury dining areas with terraces
  • Purpose-built all-weather front portico, providing an ideal canopy for coach and vehicle’s arrivals and collections
  • The centre is offering itself as suitable for a wide range of events including:
  • Large scale events and conferences
  • Exhibitions
  • Concerts
  • Trade shows
  • Ceremonial occasions
  • Specialist outdoor equestrian, cricket, rugby and volleyball events
  • Corporate entertaining
  • Large weddings
  • Product launches
  • Theatre productions and screenings