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The Select Car Leasing Stadium (previously The Madejski Stadium) is the home of unforgettable events.

Located inside the spectacular Select Car Leasing Stadium (previously The Madejski Stadium), our events and conference centre combines first-class facilities with the heritage of the iconic Reading Football Club.

Whatever your plans, our event spaces offer fully customisable layouts, contemporary facilities, plus breathtaking views of the pitch.

Take the tour

Take a tour of the Select Car Leasing Stadium and discover the fantastic and versatile spaces we have for your conference and events.

Select an event type

We cater for a range of different events here at the Select Car Leasing Stadium. Select the event type below that most closely matches what you're looking for to find out how we can turn your event into an experience.

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We love people who break the mould. Simply tell us about your plans and we’ll help you find spaces and facilities that can be tailored to your event.

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The Select Car Leasing Stadium (Madejski Stadium) Virtual Tour Video

Take a look at our virtual tour of our stadium.

Welcome to The Select Car Leasing Stadium (formerly the Madejski Stadium) events venue, home to Reading’s spectacular state-of-the-art conference centre which is centrally located off junction 11 of the M4.

Our 32 event spaces offer flexible capacities for up to 500 people, free WiFi, and a dedicated support team. The stadium complex also houses 2,000 complimentary parking spaces plus a 4-star hotel with 201 bedrooms, a fine-dining restaurant, leisure, and spa facilities.

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From venue experience to sustainable menu choices, packages include private hire of a range of iconic spaces, carbon labelled menus, plant forward dishes and low & no alcohol options to get the party started.

And when you confirm your next dining event with us between 8th January - 28th June, you can choose a complimentary perk to enhance your event!

We believe in:

  • Using fresh, seasonal products
  • The power of plants
  • Zero waste
  • Ethical sourcing
  • Protecting our planet
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Passionate about food and drink

Reading FC are proud to work with partner Levy UK & Ireland, who are the leading sports and entertainment caterer.

Using sustainably sourced, top-quality ingredients, their menus are meticulously prepared with the highest attention to detail. Of course, they also cater for any special dietary requirements.

If food and drink are key to your event plans, you’ll enjoy the full benefit of our team’s experience. Whatever style of food you choose, rest assured we’ll work in partnership to create a tailor-made menu that delights your guests or delegates.

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About The Select Car Leasing Stadium

The Select Car Leasing Stadium (previously The Madejski Stadium) events venue was built in 1997 as a ground-breaking sports and hospitality arena. On match days, up to 24,200 people fill the stadium. This means we offer unrivalled transport links via the M4 and A33 as well as those arriving in Reading by train.

As part of the leading sports and entertainment caterer, Levy UK & Ireland, we are specialists in what we do, events, catering, and venue hire. Whether you’re organising a business event or planning a special celebration, we offer you a variety of customisable function rooms and event venues in Reading as well as expert support whenever you need it.

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Make an Enquiry

Ready to start planning your event at the Select Car Leasing Stadium? Tell us about your ideas and we’ll contact you straight away to discuss how we can bring them to life.

Our Conference and Event enquiry team are available to take your meeting, conference, celebration or event enquiry between Monday – Friday 08:00 – 18:00.

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