Rodney Parade is steeped in almost 140 years of rich Welsh sporting heritage, with some of the original buildings still in place today. At present, three teams play at Rodney Parade – Dragons, Newport County AFC and Newport RFC.”

Modern day developments to the ground include the development of a £7 million Conference Centre, which was completed in 2011.

The latest addition, the Marquee, was opened in 2015 for various functions and events throughout the year. For those of you looking for a wedding venue with a difference, especially if you and your partner are huge sporting fans, then Rodney Parade may be the perfect place for your big day.

The wedding planner will take out all the hassle of arranging everything, offering impartial and friendly advice, as well as alternatives to suit your needs and budget.

Packages are available covering all budgets, from elegant simplicity to a grand celebration.Whatever your needs, its award-winning team will help deliver your perfect wedding day. And, for those of you who are looking for a blank canvas, which you can transform into anything you wish, then the Rodney Parade’s marquee may be the option for you.It’s ideal for larger weddings of up to 300 guests.

Banqueting at Rodney Parade benefits from its award-winning chef and in-house catering service. Completely bespoke menu packages are available, catering for anything from 30 to 300 diners.

On-site catering offers a wide range of hot and cold food options, offering completely bespoke packages tailored to individual needs. Food offerings can vary from a formal banquet to a finger buffet.

As well as weddings, Rodney Parade can host functions of all sizes, from those in a single meeting room to the whole ground. All of its suites are also available for parties, christenings and funeral wakes.

Its biggest dynamic conferencing space is able to host up to 420 people. Interlinking suites can be split or combined as part of a bespoke conference package. Its vast outdoor space includes a grass area ideal for breakout and group activities too.

So, here are are the main reasnons why people choose to have their wedding ‘on parade’:

Perfect Partner – We have long-serving staff that pride themselves on being accommodating, easy to deal with and professional.

Location Location Location - We’re in the centre of Newport, with a range of hotels nearby and a short hop from Newport station and the M4.

Venue exclusivity – We promise only you will be on parade on your big day, with our fully prepared rooms awaiting your arrival. Plus there’s plenty of free parking on site.

When size matters – Our largest facility can sit up to 300 guests for dinner plus there’s additional lounges on site or you can enjoy some summer splendour to tie the knot in our marquee.

Call the events team or email your enquiry for more information about the services they offer.


  • Room hire
  • Welcome drink on arrival
  • Three course wedding breakfast for
  • 50 guests
  • Tea and coffee
  • White linen for tables
  • White chair covers with a choice of
  • coloured sashes
  • Free on-site parking
  • Use of grounds for unique photograph
  • opportunities
  • Hot evening buffet for 100 guests

For just £3,625
Call now for date availability

Rodney Parade is located at Rodney Road, Newport NP19 0UU
01633 670 690