In 2018 the well known venue in Derby Called The Spot Entertainment Centre closed down.  New management called Occasions Catering from London, after 15 years of running a successful catering company brought out the Spot venue and began to give it a £300,000 refurbishment through out. The venue was completely stripped back to its bare shell in 2019. With every room now fitted with  brand new Silver Leaf marble floor tiles, 800 LED lights, Moodlighting,  brand new toilets, 5 large chandeliers with draping, Fully fitted catering kitchen and surround sound. The room is now one large luxury venue that can cater up to 500 guest and with a car park for up to 100 cars.


The venue was set up and ready to open its doors in January 2020, taking bookings for Indian Weddings, English Weddings. Pakistani Weddings, Birthday parties Corporate events and people was also booking the venue just to host there events. In March 2020 we then had to close the doors again due to COVID-19 and a 3 month Lockdown. All events had to be cancelled and deposits refunded back. As a wedding venue it has been a tough year as the rules set out of no more that 30 people are allowed at a wedding dropped to 15 guest and social distance and social bubble groups rules nothing can happen in the venue. 

In October 2020 Lockestock Events organised a Social distance Live Music night with Neil Diamond and Elvis Presley tribute acts. All the tables were arranged for social distance and bubble groups, We arranged a table service app for food and drink with table service to keep to all guidelines. The night was a success as this was the only event that could of taken place. Unfortunately  Covid-19 rules set back in again in November and Hospitality and venues had to close yet again.

WHAT WE DO: We specialise in weddings for any faith or religion, our caterers specialise in authentic freshly cooked Indian food  on site. We can arrange any stage and table top décor, Full table set ups, Table service and with our team on site to help your event run smoothly.

If you want you can also just hire the room out so you can host your own event,  

© 2020 Occasions Events Venue Proudly created by Richard Locke

Tel 01332 364373

Wilmot Street West, Derby DE1 2JW

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