Guest Blog from HeadBox: Why You Should Choose A Smart Christmas Party
Thu 01 Nov 2018
Wave goodbye to summer and welcome winter with open arms, because Christmas is right around the corner. Christmas is arguably the biggest event in the calendar year. It’s an opportunity for employees to let their hair down with colleagues after a year of hard work, and a chance for employers to express their gratitude for all that the workforce has achieved over the year. For the Christmas party planner, that’s a lot of pressure.
There are lots of details to think about when planning a Christmas party, but have no fear. Smart Christmas Parties know how to throw a party, and in 2018 they are really pushing the boat out, with even more immersive events for your guests to enjoy. Let Smart Christmas Parties do what they do best and take care of organising your 2018 Christmas party for an experience you’ll never forget.
Some of their amazing parties are taking place in our HeadBox venues, so we thought we’d give you a rundown of the best ones around. There are a multitude of benefits to buying one of these sought-after Christmas party tickets. Rather than organising a party from scratch, enjoy all the benefits of a large Christmas party including amazing food, jaw-dropping decor and exceptional entertainment without any of the stress and hassle of organising it yourself.
This year, instead of going for the same old venues, try something new and buy a ticket for an unforgettable Smart Christmas Party in one of the venues below:
Battersea Evolution, in the heart of Battersea Park, is one of the biggest and best event spaces in the city, sure to impress this Christmas. Looking for a venue that’s big enough for your whole company? Look no further. This purpose-built venue can seat up to 2,000 for dinners and a whopping 4,000 standing during the Christmas period. Over the years Battersea Evolution has played host to many prestigious events, and with an unrivalled standard of technology it’s not hard to see why. Not to mention the total footprint of 5,500m2.
Battersea Evolution is one of HeadBox’s favourite Christmas party venues because of their unbeatable shared parties. Around The World In 80 days is a completely immersive event that will take your guests from ancient Egypt to the snowy hills of Kathmandu, all without leaving London. Intrigued? Us too! Around The World In 80 Days is a completely unique experience with breath-taking decor your guests won't forget. With hanging lamps, giant pharaohs, palm trees and colourful hot air balloons, the team at Battersea Evolution have thought of it all. With competitive prices, it’s easy to see why this is a sell-out Christmas party venue every year. Don’t miss out; get your tickets now.
Cutty Sark is the world’s last surviving tea clipper, a truly breath-taking venue that’s steeped in unique history. Located in South East London, Cutty Sark is the only place in London where you can party beneath the copper-clad hull of a ship. If you’re smaller group, why not get tickets to Cutty Sark’s Christmas Party for a fuss free festive season, on the 15th, 19th or 20th December. Alternatively, you can exclusively hire this wonderful Space. Able to accommodate up to 400 standing Guests, the package comes with a multitude of benefits, choose from a three-course dinner or a canape and bowl food menu, not to mention unlimited wine, beer and soft drinks throughout. Smart Christmas Parties are experts in parties and offer the ultimate combination of unbeatable entertainment, exceptional food and jaw-dropping decor. So, why not hire Cutty Sark for your 2018 Christmas party venue.
For Christmas 2018, Smart Christmas Parties is transforming Finsbury Square into Christmas in New York for both shared and exclusive parties. Transport your guests across the water to this American themed party - the venue’s most extravagant and immersive yet.
Give your guests the treatment they deserve and let them indulge in ice-cold cocktails and delectable canapés under breath-taking Christmas trees and a range of entertainers. Finsbury Square will appear to be Times Square, creating an experience your guests will never forget. Don’t lift a finger at Finsbury Square as all the hard work is done for you. Welcome to New York; the city that never sleeps.
Freemasons’ Hall in Covent Garden is a totally unique and beautiful venue, and one of Smart Christmas Parties most renowned venues. The stunning Grade II listed space offers an unusual backdrop for your next event. Much like Battersea Evolution, Freemasons’ Hall offers an equally impressive and exclusive Christmas party for 2018, with two options available: The Grand Temple & Vestibules, or The Gatsby Club.
You can expect a roaring 20s design, providing the perfect backdrop to your work Christmas party at the most iconic art-deco building in the heart of central London. Accommodating up to 1450 Guests, The Grand Temple at Freemasons’ Hall is the perfect place to celebrate the end of the year in style. Or for a more intimate party for up to 400, you can just choose to hire The Gatsby Club. Whatever you opt for, exclusive hire of Freemasons’ Hall includes lots of benefits your guests will love, from unlimited wine, beer and soft drinks to a professional DJ. It’s a no-brainer.
Landing Forty Two at Leadenhall Building is a truly sensational venue in the City of London. This is a dedicated event space with breath-taking 360-degree, uninterrupted views of the city through their striking floor to ceiling windows. You really couldn't find a better venue to leave your guests well and truly impressed.
Guests will climb Leadenhall Building in the fastest glass lifts in Europe, landing 500ft above the hustle and bustle of London streets. Landing Forty Two can accommodate 220 seated guests to 300 standing guests. With in-house catering and production, Landing Forty Two is geared solely towards providing a unique and corporate event experience for your 2018 Christmas party.
There you have it, some of the best Smart Christmas Parties venues and their incredible shared Christmas parties. The time is now to start thinking about Christmas parties so don’t miss out on these breath-taking spaces. Click here to find more Smart Christmas Parties. Or, if you need more Christmas party venue inspiration, check out HeadBox here.
Liv is the Digital Content Executive at HeadBox. HeadBox is the UK's only SaaS enabled online marketplace where you can instantly search, book and pay for inspiring meeting, off-site and event spaces.