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As the region's leading arts and events venue, The Sands Centre is uniquely equipped to provide both large scale and more modest conferencing services. Many of the UK's leading blue chip companies, charities and organisations have visited Carlisle to conference at The Sands, impressed with our ability to offer first class hospitality and meet virtually all technical requirements.

At The Sands Centre we can provide the following conferencing facilities and services:

  • Meetings, seminars & conferences 
  • Catering to the highest standards 
  • Corporate hospitality & entertainment 
  • VIP receptions 
  • Team building & activity days 
  • Staff away days & incentives 
  • Drinks receptions 
  • Banqueting, gala dinners, balls & parties 
  • Product launches & award nights 
  • Charity auctions 
  • Exhibitions & fairs

Carlisle Accommodation Discounts

The Sands Centre enjoys substantial discounts with a number of city hotels. Please let our conference team know your accommodation requirements and they will be pleased to research the best available on your behalf.

The venue is extremely versatile and offers fully accessible facilities. Enabling dogs are also welcome.


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