Durham Cricket Hospitality

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Gala Events are proud to offer first class hospitality for all the major domestic and international matches at The Riverside, Durham.

What we offer at Durham......

Our top class facilities at The Riverside, Durham offer some of the best views of the action, both from within the suites and from the superb viewing balconies and match seating. Guests will also enjoy fantastic catering options and a complimentary bar.

So kick back and enjoy  our international cricket hospitality options as Joe Root leads the likes of Jimmy Anderson, Ben Stokes and Stuart Broad into battle against the tourists or our domestic hospitality options for both the Vitality Blast or the hotly anticipated The Hundred competition.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • How far in advance do I need to book?

    It is always best to book as early as possible to ensure access to the best facilities possible.

  • I have a large group I wish to book for, can this be done online?

    Yes, as long as there is availability. Once you have chosen which event, package and date you wish to book, you will then have the option to choose the amount of places you wish to purchase.

  • How will I receive my Durham Cricket corporate hospitality tickets?

    You’ll receive your Durham cricket corporate hospitality tickets via email.

  • How do I get to Durham Cricket, The Riverside by car?

    The Riverside is located just one mile outside Chester le Street, four miles outside Durham and 10 miles from Newcastle upon Tyne. There will be extra parking arrangements for games and events which are expected to draw particularly large crowds.

  • What’s the best way to get to Durham Cricket, The Riverside by bus?

    There is an extensive local bus network operating to and from Chester-le-Street. Routes north / south from Newcastle to several destinations (e.g. Durham, Bishop Auckland), and east / west (e.g. Sunderland, Consett). The nearest Chester-le-Street has to a Bus Station is the Market Place where the bus stops have real time information (10 – 15 minute walk to The Riverside).  However, the Market Place is not the nearest bus stop to The Riverside.  The closest stops to The Riverside are two stops further south of the Market Place – at the Black Horse (for buses in both directions, north and south, a 5 – 10 minute walk to The Riverside).

  • What’s the best way to get to Durham Cricket, The Riverside by rail?

    Chester-le-Street station is served by three train operating companies. Northern Rail, CrossCountry & First TransPennine all run regular services from local & regional destinations. On busy match days, additional stops are made by trains at Chester-le-Street.

  • The package I'd like to book is showing online as POA, what do I do?

    Please speak to a member of the Gala Events Team for more information. Either chat with us live online, call 0800 195 4250, email sales@galahospitality.co.uk or complete our online enquiry form.

  • When and how do I pay for my online booking?

    Enter your card details on the payment page when asked to do so. Once your card has been verified, your booking will be confirmed and you will receive a confirmation email.

  • Does Durham Cricket have a dress code?

    Smart-casual wear is suggested for Durham The Riverside corporate hospitality. Jackets and ties aren’t necessary, but avoid wearing ripped jeans or trainers.

  • Can I bring a bag to Durham Cricket?

    The number and size of bags that may be brought into the Ground will be restricted to one bag per person and this bag must measure no more than 18”x12”x12” (45cm x 30cm x 30cm), so that it may fit comfortably under your seat.