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UPCOMING EVENTS

MAR 12th 2021

Psychology of Serial Killers

MAY 22nd 2021

Covid 19 After Party 

OCT 9th 2021

Oktoberfest

DEC 11

Frankie Allen Comedian

APR 24th 2021

Chubby Brown Evening – Comedian

NOV 12 2021

An Evening with Grand Slam Heroes

Ryan Jones Adam Jones,           Lee Byrne & James Hook

 

SEPT 4 2021

An Evening with

Frank Bruno

welcome

Vale Sports Arena

The Vale Sports Arena was formed in September 2015 and soon developed into a popular events venue for a variety of popular events & sporting.

The business is split into two exciting elements, sport leisure is covered by the Vale Sports Arena and music events by the VSA Warehouse which is part of the same umbrella and run by joint owners Peter Griffiths and Catherine Sharp

The venue boasts also a top of the range gym a unique indoor 3G football and rugby pitch a cafe and 9 offices

From boxing events, celebrity events to music events the venue caters for all.

World famous Icon Pele has done events at the venue as well as over 77 other celebrities such as Tyson Fury, Floyd Mayweather, Jamie Carragher, Gazza, Ricky Hatton and Hollywood actor Vinny Jones.

 

 

 

A family run business the venue has a full footprint of 33,00 sq ft and is one of the biggest event spaces in Wales. The venue is split into three areas for events and vary in feature & capacity. This ensures the venue can hold any event big or small.

The overall capacity for the venue is 2000
Located just outside Cardiff it is the perfect location for your event. it is 10 minutes from the city centre and has excellent transport links & has an onsite taxi rank and car park.

 

Events

Vale Sports Arena is the biggest events venue in the Vale of Glamorgan situated just 5 minutes from Cardiff city centre with excellent public transport links

The 2000 capacity arena has a full events licence until 3am and can host all styles and types of events such as boxing, music, celebrity evenings, and much more

The arena has a unique style which evokes a great atmosphere for all.

With 5 bars, a cafe food area security and much more we have the infrastructure to ensure your event will be successful and enjoyable

The arena prides itself on giving artists and promotors a great space for all events big or small.

To book call 07955270870 or email info@valesportsarena.co.uk

 

Large area

Capacity 400 – 2000
This large space is perfect for all types of events with boxing celebrity evenings hugely popular.

The area includes two bars and has clear black walls and a warehouse steel ceiling.

Courtyard

Capacity 500
This clear space is perfect for summer parties and music events. It has one bar available and is a popular summer destination for that perfect summer party.

Small area

Capacity 100 to 1000
This intimate events space can be used for all types of events with dark walls and ceiling making it great for dressing for a themed event also includes two bars.

3g Pitch

The Vale Sports Arena boasts a top of the range indoor 3G football and rugby pitch.

The FIFA regulated surface is available for hire 7 days of the week.

To book call 07955270870 or email info@valesportsarena.co.uk

 

PREVIOUS EVENTS

who has been to the arena

Past celebrities


Football: Pele, Paul Gascoigne, Jamie Carragher, Glenn Hoddle, Ian Rush, John Barnes, Neil Ruddock, Robbie Fowler, Kevin Keegan, Andrew Cole, Didi Hamann, Neville Southall MBE, Graeme Souness, Norman Whiteside, Craig Bellamy, Luis Garcia, Jason MCcater, Steve McMahon, Ronnie Whelan, Terry MCcdermott, Ray Kennedy, Vladimir Smicer, Danny Gabbidon, Simon Church, Matty Jones, David Cotterill, Jack Collison, Paul Merson, Mark Lawrenson, Antony Pilkington.

Boxing: Tyson Fury, Floyd Mayweather, Johnny Nelson, Ricky Hatton, Frank Bruno MBE, Joe Calzaghe OBE, Joe Cordina, Liam Williams, Enzo Calzaghe MBE.

Rugby: Lee Byrne, Mike Phillips, Shane Williams, James Hook, Ian Gough, Richard Hibbard, Simon Easterby.

Snooker: Mark Williams

Darts : Eric Bristow MBE

Hollywood and TV: Vinny Stars, Lucy Owen, Sara Elgan, Charlotte Church, Jason Mohammed, Goldie looking Chain, Wynne Evans.

Comedy, Frankie Allen, James Kilvington, Paul Smith.

directors

Peter Griffiths

Peter enjoyed a successful and enjoyable playing career spending time at Chelsea FC as a youth player and periods at Manchester Utd FC Tranmere Rovers FC and Shrewsbury FC at junior level. He gained international honours for Wales representing his country at U15 U16 U17 U18 level and captained his country at U18 level. Peter won many caps and played in European qualifiers playing against countries such as Holland, Portugal, Bulgaria, England, Australia, Luxembourg, Republic of Ireland, Northern Ireland and many more.

He retired from the game at 26yrs old due to injury and to concentrate on a coaching career.

Peter who is a UEFA qualified coach and holder of the full English FA Youth Award, has coached and been part of the recruitment team at a host of top Premier League and Football League professional clubs academies . 

Peter has coaching experience coaching football in countries such as USA, Africa, England, Spain, Italy, Germany, Sierra Leone, Wales and Dubai.

Peter has also worked and learned from some of biggest european and world clubs in football  

After setting up the arena Peter has attracted some of the the biggest celebrity names to the arena and as well as huge Boxing Events.

Peter has a keen interest in travel and sport and is a devoted father. 

Twitter – @petegriffiths10
Facebook – @Peter Griffiths
Instagram – @Petegriffiths10 

 

Catherine Sharp

Born in Cardiff (South Wales) Catherine runs a successful chain of family run retail shops and bars with her father along the west coast of Wales. She has a keen business eye for property and development


A devoted mother to her two children Catherine is also involved in charity work across Wales always trying to give something back to local communities.

Catherine has many interests including travelling and music.

 

Follow Catherine on social media 
Instagram @Cath_Sharp
bookings

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sporting Events

Host to a variety of football, boxing and indoor sports, the venue boasts a top of the range gym a unique full size indoor 3G football and rugby pitch, a cafe and 9 offices including hospitality boxes.

live music

The venue is split into three areas for events and vary in feature and capacity. This ensures the venue can hold any event big or small. The overall capacity for the venue is 3500.

CELEBRITY EVENTS

World famous Icon Pele has done events at the venue as well as over 77 other celebrities such as Tyson Fury, Floyd Mayweather, Jamie Carragher, Gazza, Ricky Hatton and Hollywood actor Vinny Jones.

private hire

From boxing events, celebrity events to music events the venue caters for all. Full footprint of 33,00 sq ft and is one of the biggest event spaces in Wales. The venue is split into three areas for events & vary in feature and capacity. This ensures the venue can hold any event big or small.

GYM FACILITIES

With state of the art equipment and helpful and enthusiastic staff to help you out gym is the perfect place to get fit and active.
Membership is £10 a month with a £10 signing on fee
No contracts
You can also pay separately each time you use the gym for. £4 a session

To become a member please call 07955270870 or email info@valesportsarena.co.uk

CHILDRENS PARTIES

Book your child birthday party at the Vale Sports Arena
Options are below can you confirm please how many children and the option
All parties are delivered on FIFA regulated 3G pitches delivered by UEFA standard qualified coaches all DBS checked by the FAW.
Parents can enjoy Cafe Galacticos and the bar while the children enjoy themselves in the arena!
Children can also have their photo with the Premier League Trophy and World Cup trophy!

 

Option 1: 1 Hour on the 3G with no coach (£70)

1 Hour on the 3G with a coach available for £100.
All parties are with the trophies also.

 

Option 2: 2 Hour Party with a coach £160

 2 hours on the 3G pitch with a coach.

 

Option 3: 2 Hour Party, Food and 1 pitch. Plus 2 hour of coaching £180

 

2 Hour Party, Food and 1 pitch. Plus 2 hour of coaching includes a medal for birthday child,
£180 for 10 children.
Extra children are £4 per child with food

To book call 07955270870 or email info@valesportsarena.co.uk

CONTACT

GET IN TOUCH today

Booking & Management

Peter Griffiths / +44 7955 270870peter@valesportsarena.co.uk

Emergency Number (Noise)

Peter Griffiths /  +44 7955270870

Press / MEDIA / marketing

For enquiries please email / media@valesportsarena.co.uk

TRAVEL INFORMATION

Address: Vale Sports Arena, Penarth Road, Cardiff, CF11 8TW

To get to the Vale Sports Arena State the bus times and train times are listed below.
We also have cycle provision with locks at the arena.

The arena also has a in house taxi service to ensure customers get home safely.
Please do not drink and drive.

OPENING TIMES

Opening hours
Monday 16:00pm – 22:00pm
Tuesday to Friday 14:00pm-22:00pm

*Please note the arena is open much longer than stated on weekends due to events

Weekend
Saturday 11:00am-14:00pm
Sunday 11:00am-14:00pm