Welcome to the Utilita Energy Stadium at Valley Parade, home to Bradford City Football Club since 1903 and a great choice of venue for conferences, events and weddings in Bradford.

Choose the stadium for your next event and benefit from a great location, not far from the city centre and easy to find, with ample free parking facilities on site. Our choice of function suites range in size to cater for all occasions – able to accommodate numbers from 20 to 600 and, with catering provided by Yorkshire based CGC EVENT CATERERS, we have the expertise to ensure successful events, every time.

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Business Events

When you’re planning an important business event you want complete confidence in your chosen venue that things will be delivered just as promised. Here at Bradford City you can rest assured that we’ll work with you throughout the planning process to ensure just that.


The Utilita Energy Stadium offers an unforgettable setting for your wedding reception with a variety of options to create the perfect setting for a civil ceremony, a wedding breakfast or an evening wedding reception.

Dinners & Events

A special occasion deserves a great venue and here at Bradford City FC we’re confident that you’ll find exactly what you’re looking for. Our choice of suites, flexible menus and locally sourced ingredients combine to make our venue truly versatile for a variety of occasions.

Christmas Party Nights

Christmas at Events at Bradford City FC means great food, a well-stocked bar and a chance to let your hair down!

  • we had an amazing evening, everything was perfect, Steve did a great presentation for us, the room looked stunning and had the reaction I wanted.
    Special thanks to the staff who managed the service very well. Barry was great. The dance was full all the time. Everyone said the food was so good, so much choice. Thank you for all your help, advice and patience.

    Golden Wedding Anniversary Party - 2019

  • Just wanted to say a big thanks for Friday everyone had a fab time and we will be booking again next year

    Particular thanks to the hard working waiters and waitresses, music was fab,good food and fantastic atmosphere.

    Mississippi Soulman Christmas Party 2018

  • We thoroughly enjoyed the evening, the food was excellent, 1st class service from the waiting staff, nothing was too much trouble for them, the entertainment was spectacular and we all danced most of the night and it was the 1st time our team had experienced a party night at Bradford City and will not be the last.

    The atmosphere in the room really made the night, our team are still talking about how much they enjoyed themselves.

    Credit must go to the organisers of these events, well done Nicky and Steve.

    Christmas Party 2018

  • A huge thank you from myself and all at FoBCFC for last night.  It was a great night with excellent service and all staff were really fab.

    You two make my life soooooo much easier when planning the event and that’s massively appreciated.

    Player of the year awards 2018