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Set in a 7.5ha beautiful park centrally located in the Somerset County Town of Taunton with excellent links to the M5, this flexible event space has capacity for 10,000 and usable areas of 4,200m².
The park is currently the annual location for the Taunton Flower Show, one of the UK’s premier floral and gardening events and has also played host to numerous concerts and festivals including Live in Somerset’s Party in the Park 2018.
The park has excellent visibility and access with its main entrance located on Upper High Street, the southern entrance via Mount Street and western entrance via the wooden bridge from Wilton Lands.
There are 200 car parking spaces on the site with additional public car parks at Fons George and at Ash Meadows and the Orchard and High Street multi storey car parks nearby.
The park itself benefits from a Bandstand; Children’s adventure play area; Table Tennis and Tennis courts (turn up and play) and a tree trail.
Bowling green and indoor rinks are maintained by the Taunton Bowling Club.
The park is available for booking as a whole of by specific area.
£1100 plus £66 permit feeSuitable for::
- Outdoor Sporting Activities
- Specialist Sporting Activities
- Fun Runs and Community Sports
- Picnics and Park Events
- Small Scale Performances and Concerts
- Large Scale Concerts and Festivals
- Shows and Countryside Events
- Vehicle and Leisure Shows
- Music Festivals
- Fairs and Circuses
Facilities Information for Hirers:
- Cafeteria or Food Court
- Outside Catering Permitted
- Outside Bar Permitted
- Premises Licence
- Marquees Permitted
- Dogs Permitted
- Car Parking On Site
- External Power Sources
- External Toilets
- Disability Access
Park is a traditional town park close to central Taunton located just off the motorway network with good links to the Midlands, Devon and Cornwall (via M5) and central southern England (via A303).
Good level areas for stages and marquee infrastructure. Power on Site, Water on Site, Parking (limited) on site with good parking nearby. Good local transport. Central location close to motorway links.
Site is equipped with Bandstand, Tennis Courts, Table Tennis Courts, Adventure Playground,Disability Access:
Level area with disability access, disabled parking, disabled toilets. Guide dogs welcome.