here is live sport, then there is live sport in the cordial warmth and comfort of a reception area. As anyone who has ever been housed within the grounds of Twickenham Stadium or the All England Lawn Tennis Club at Wimbledon will attest, an invitation to the spiritual homes of English rugby and tennis is not the kind of invitation you turn down. , especially when food and drink is included.
As the official host partner of Twickenham Stadium and the Wimbledon Championships, as well as numerous cricket grounds, Keith Prowse knows a thing or two about entertaining guests at top sporting events. With the reopening of stadiums and grounds, we asked the leading name in corporate hospitality which events offer the best experiences to share with customers and colleagues.
England Rugby Autumn Internationals, November 6, 13 and 20, 2021
Or: Twickenham Stadium
Ahead of the Guinness Six Nations, which kick off in February, England will host three formidable opponents in the November Autumn Internationals at Twickenham Stadium. First, on November 6, Eddie Jones’ men face Tonga, a team that has announced 10 uncapped players to its 40-man squad. Then, on November 13, England will face the Wallabies, double World Cup winners, before welcoming South Africa, current world champion, on November 20. Reserve a seat at the pitch to see England’s freshest faces trying to impress their new boss.
From £ 299 per person, keithprowse.co.uk
Guinness Six Nations, February 26 & March 12, 2021
Or: Twickenham Stadium
England will look to redeem themselves this winter after a disappointing Six Nations campaign in 2021 which saw them finish in fifth place, with just two wins. On February 26, they will host Wales at Twickenham Stadium, a side that will feel confident after winning the previous championship, narrowly missing a grand slam. Ireland’s Johnny Sexton will try to inflict damage on his home country when he takes on England on March 12. The Irish opening half and captain have scored 65 points in the last Six Nations, the most players, bringing his total international points to over 900.
From £ 749 per person, keithprowse.co.uk
Cinch Championships, June 13-19, 2022
Or: The Queen’s Club
The Queen’s Club, one of the oldest tennis institutions in the world, has held turf tournaments since 1890. Next year the Cinch Championships will return to the Barons Court-based club, as the sport’s most accomplished men s ‘will face in singles. , doubles and wheelchair tournaments. The Championships are seen as a key indicator for Wimbledon, with 25 of the 27 previous Wimbledon champions having participated, including Andy Murray, Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal.
From £ 395 per person, keithprowse.co.uk
The Championships, June 27 – July 10, 2022
There is nothing quite like Wimbledon, even if you have competed in the other three major tennis championships. The atmosphere, the location, the facilities – it all comes together to make the world’s oldest tennis tournament a truly unforgettable experience. Keith Prowse is the Official Hosting Partner of the Championships and, for 2022, will be launching a brand new hospitality package called The Treehouse. Intricate roaming plates and a variation on traditional afternoon tea will provide guests with a truly unique dining experience, while Restaurant Story’s two Michelin-starred chefs, Tom Sellers, will design a menu dedicated to British produce. Wimbledon might be pretty biting on TV, but nothing beats being at the event in person.
From £ 670 per person, keithprowse.co.uk
Cricket, several dates for summer 2022
Or: Edgbaston, The Kia Oval & Lord’s
The England cricket team will be looking to redeem themselves against India next summer, as we host the World No.2 team for a series of one-day internationals. Nationally, the T20 Vitality Blast tournament will make a welcome comeback, with nine North County teams competing against nine South County teams for a place in the final at Edgbaston. This year’s Finals day was a far south affair between the Sussex Sharks, Kent Spitfires, Somerset and the Hampshire Hawkes. Will northern counties fare better next year? As the official hospitality supplier to the Kia Oval and Edgbaston, Keith Prowse can offer the best seats in the house, whatever cricket format you prefer.
From £ 259 per person, keithprowse.co.uk