Bowood combines acres of event space with the spectacular backdrop of one of England’s finest Georgian Houses, the perfect venue to host corporate events, concerts, festivals and sports events. 


Festivals and Shows

With its unparalleled setting, excellent location close to the M4 and with ample parking, Bowood is the ideal venue to hire for your special event.

Bowood Estate, in Wiltshire is the perfect venue for country fairs, festivals and outdoor shows, with acres of immaculate space with multiple entrances and exit points. Bowood has the car capacity of 3,500 cars and can host events up to 10,000 attendees.

2018 we hosted The Handmade Fair, presented by Kirstie Allsopp, Bowood’s Classic Car & Motorcycle Show, The Great British Food Festival and Wiltshire’s Game & Country Fair.

Open Air Concerts

The perfect setting to hold open air concerts, firework displays, cinema screenings and theatre performances.

Bowood Estate is licensed to hold events of up to 10,000 people and with no near neighbours and a natural amphitheatre set within the event site land, it is ideal for displays.  The extensive road network within the park makes access easy for marshaling cars and holding events for thousands of guests.

Classic Ibiza returns to Bowood on Saturday 3rd August 2019


Family Fun Days

Create a memorable occasion for your employees and clients with the backdrop of one of the most beautiful stately homes.

Acres of rolling grassland with access to the beautiful House & Gardens.  Take advantage of the extensive Adventure Playground and Tractor Ted’s Little Farm, plus the convenience of Bowood Hotel, Spa and Golf Resort. It really is the perfect location for a family fun day.

Sporting Events

An incredible location offering outstanding beauty, enjoyed by participants and their supporters.

Estate roads, a mile long lake, endless fields to country footpaths, Bowood can host a range of sporting events.  A very special event site combining acres of space with stunning beauty.

2018 we hosted LPS Triathlon and Duathlon.


Car Shows

Classic Car and Supercar Shows

Bowood welcomes car clubs, rallies and enthusiasts to display their cars in front of the beautiful backdrop of Bowood House to showcase to the public.  The grass at Bowood benifits from light, well-drained soil continually mown from March to November.  Please telephone Bowood’s Event Team on 01249 812 102 or email to enquire.

2019 Bowood’s Classic Car Show – Sunday 5th May and Sunday 18th August

Film Location

Bowood Estate, in the heart of Wiltshire,  an ideal location for filming and photo shoots. The private Georgian House sits amongst stunning scenery offering far reaching views across the ‘Capability’ Brown landscape.


Who to contact

Arranging a site visit…

The Bowood team have extensive experience of hosting large-scale events and will be pleased to discuss the plans for your event in more detail.

Please telephone Bowood Events Team on 01249 810 960 or email