For businesses, we’re well and truly in Christmas season and the turn of the year brings about discussion on where the work Christmas party will be held, will it live up to previous years and how can businesses make an impact for their employees.
With so much on offer we’ve put together a few ideas to get your creative flow moving!
Ditch the Office Christmas Party
2019 signals the potential to move away from the standard Christmas party in a bar or local restaurant and wow guests with a festive feast followed by entertainment and dancing that offers something very different.
Across the UK there a huge amount of Christmas party venues that pack a punch with the very best in local and seasonal produce, unparalleled entertainment and stunning venues.
There are plenty of options for a memorable Christmas Party in 2019.
St. James’ Park, Newcastle will be holding a Bavarian Christmas Party across multiple dates in November and December with a selection of Bavarian Beers by the stein, a show-stopping hog roast and an Oompah band.
For something a little more traditional, there’s the option to head to the Royal Botanic Garden in Edinburgh for a Christmas Dinner with a light show throughout the magnificent gardens, packages for two courses start from £19.95 and three courses for £23.00 per head.
Bespoke Christmas packages, that include complete venue hire, food and entertainment are available for larger businesses and those also considering inviting clients to the Christmas bash.
Packages available include:
A Cobbald Christmas (Knebworth House and Barns)
A Cobbald Christmas at Knebworth House and Barns is the perfect recipe for the wonderful Christmas Party at £40 per head – which includes everything from the three course meal, to crackers and complimentary coffee. There’s also a bar that stays open until midnight (so you can really enjoy the festive period!).
Exclusive Christmas Hire (The Athenaeum)
For up to 150 guests and at £44.50 per head, The Athenaeum Christmas hire package designed to make your Christmas party memorable. The package includes:
- Festive cocktail on arrival
- Three-course Christmas dinner
- Party DJ
- Christmas decorations
- Photo booth
Exclusive Christmas Hire (Hampden Park) -
The home of Scottish football and one of the best Christmas Party venues in the UK – Hampden Park is offering a range of exclusive private hire Christmas Packages to suit all types of corporate or work events.
Entertainment options include tribute acts, photo booths, magicians and comedians, with local and seasonal produce included in three course meals.
The finishing touches can add a shine to your evening with different table centrepieces, disco light combos and even an LED Dancefloor available.
Prices start from £50 per head.
Mid-week, Weekend and Event Lunch Times
Christmas party packages include options throughout the week, day time and evening parties and Sunday evenings for those accounting for busy schedules or rotas within workplaces. And for those too busy to party in December we have January options too for when things quieten down and your employees can relax and enjoy themselves more.
Options for this include:
Festive Sunday Lunch (Brighton)
Sunday lunch is perhaps one of the most relaxing times to sit back with friends, family or work colleagues for a nice festive treat.
The Festive Sunday Lunch package at Brighton AMEX includes roast dinners, themed activities and a gift for all children in attendance.
Prices are £26 for adults and £13 for children.
Golden Oldies Festive Lunch (Newcastle)
A three course meal, coffee, mince pies and dancing into the afternoon – St James Park, Newcastle is the perfect location to enjoy Christmas with friends.
At £25.00 per person, the packages (which are available on the 11th and 18th December also include an crackers, novelties and as much coffee as you can handle!
January Parties (The Athenaeum)
If you’re looking to hold your Christmas party in the New Year (or you just want a second one!), The Athenaeum is the perfect option. Bespoke options and packages, dependent on numbers, are available in January and February, start from £44.50 per person.
Find out about the different package options for Christmas Parties in early 2020.