Venue Hire

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Get in touch

Get in touch with Watershed's friendly Events team and we will be happy to answer your query, organise a show-round or give you a quote. 

Or telephone Watershed Events Team on 0117 927 2082.

Conferences, events, weddings and meeting room hire in central Bristol

Bespoke Planning for Stress Free Events

At Watershed we have a passion for innovation and creativity and for delivering stand-out events that make the most of our inspiring, vibrant atmosphere at the heart of Bristol's city centre.

We provide tailor-made conferences and meetings coordinated on your behalf, a fantastic location for weddings and celebrations, or offer simple venue and meeting room hire.

Watershed has three cinemas and flexible conference spaces, and is housed in a Grade II listed, accessible building on Bristol’s historic harbourside.

Conferences & Meetings

We help you coordinate your conference or meeting, fully supported by our friendly in-house events, technical and catering teams.

Find out more about Conferences & Meetings


From weddings to birthday parties if you have something to celebrate Watershed is the place to do it in style.

Find out more about Celebrations and Wedding Hire

Christmas Parties

Watershed is the perfect venue to celebrate the festive season with your colleagues, teams and clients.

Our complete packages include a glass of bubbly on arrival, plus a two-course festive sit-down meal or buffet.

Find out more about Christmas Parties at Watershed

Promoters Spaces

Our spaces offer the perfect small scale venue for promoters. From spoken word to comedy nights, intimate music performances, cabaret and small scale performances.

We can also offer pop up gallery and workshop spaces and are licensed until late.

Email us to find out more about Promoters Spaces

Our Rooms and Spaces

Watershed offers three conference, event and meeting rooms, with views of the harbourside which can be used separately or all together. 

We also have three state of the art cinemas, with raked seating for presentations, screenings or seminars, equipped with the latest technology.

Room and space details

"Watershed staff are very proactive and thorough whether the event is large or small. This is principally why I use you for events."
Happy City


Watershed is located in Bristol city centre on the historic harbourside. There are great transport links to Bristol and Watershed, and car parking within 5 minutes walk.

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Watershed is a fully accessible venue adapted to make your visit as easy as possible. 

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