Premier party venue Wicksteed Park has unveiled details of its festive party nights – and is now taking bookings from businesses and groups across the region.
The Christmas and New Year celebrations are held in the park’s refurbished Edwardian Pavilion and always prove to be extremely popular.
The theme this year is the movie The Great Gatsby/the 1920s and dressing up in period costume is optional.
Events start on Saturday November 28 with ‘Step into Christmas’, which is £15 per person, including a disco with Big Bopper Entertainment and chicken and chips basket meal.
Christmas party nights begin in December, and revelers can enjoy delicious food and a great atmosphere with live band ‘Abandon Ship’ and a disco with Big Bopper Entertainment on Friday 4th, Saturday 5th, Friday 11th, Saturday 12th, Friday 18th, Saturday 19th.
There is a three-course menu to enjoy featuring a choice which includes traditional Christmas dinner and vegetarian options.
There will also be a cocktail and wine bar. Doors will open at 7:15pm; food will be served at 8:00pm; carriages are at 1am.
On New Year’s Eve, Thursday December 31, partygoers can enjoy canapes and drinks on arrival as well as a sumptuous buffet meal.
Places for the 2015 party nights are selling fast, with tickets costing £35 or £38 for New Year’s Eve. To book, simply call the Box Office on 01536 512 475 and select option 2, or register by going to www.wicksteedpark.org/christmas-party-nights
The Pavilion is also the venue for the park’s popular daytime shows.
Swinging Into Christmas provides West End quality entertainment along with lunch and afternoon tea in the park’s stunning Edwardian Pavilion.
Songs will include Santa Baby, White Christmas, Come Fly with Me, Fly Me to the Moon, Lady is a Tramp, My Way, Baby it’s Cold Outside, The Christmas Song, Jingle Bells.
The show features an outstanding cast of singers, dancers and actors all backed by The Pavilion’s sensational resident jazz trio.
Other show dates are November 3, 4, 6, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 29, 30 and December 1, 2, 3, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 20, 21 and 22.