Dominating the second floor of The BCEC is the Mercian, a dedicated event space in its own right, offering private access and a pre-function reception space overlooking Hill Street.

The two integrated bars within this space, offer a full range of hand-selected red, white and Sparkling wine, local and international beers and signature spirits to provide an ideal gathering point for wedding, gala dinners and networking events.

Asian weddings

Located in the heart of Birmingham City Centre, our modern Mercian Suite is your ideal Asian wedding venue. Catering for up to 650 guests, we are the perfect blank canvas for any Asian wedding celebration from Jago, Mehndi, Sangeet nights to Walimas, Nikahs, Mandap ceremonies and black tie events.

With 24 flexible event spaces and 261 onsite bedrooms all within a 2 minute walk from New Street Station, it is the perfect space to make your dream wedding a reality.

We work closely with a number of local Asian caterers to enable us to offer varying services and pricing options.

Wedding Table Set


We have two different packages for you  to choose from, perfect for smaller more intimate celebrations. 

Choose from self catering options with access to kitchen facilities, offering you complete flexibility and personalisation or go for a more traditional wedding and reception with a two course meal and dance floor, all strictly for 30 guests. 


Come and Join us to Celebrate Christmas 2021.

Indulge in a festive 3 course meal with house drinks from 8pm-12pm!

Party the night away with our DJ who will be playing the best party hits through to 12.30am not forgetting being entertained by our fabulous table magician!