Christmas Party : Birmingham: The NEC 2017- BIR12
Please note that 2018 theme details are TBC in March. If you are fixed on your dates then please get in touch and we can put dates on hold for you. If you would like a notification for when the 2018 party details are released then please enquire online. We expect most of the venue details to remain the same but the themes will change annually.
From £35.83 (Price per person excluding VAT)
Shared & Exclusive Party
Group Size: Min: 10 | Max: 2000
3 Course Meal, Canapés, Chocolate & coffee, and breakfast
18.30 - 01.00
Direct Booking Line:
Four course dinner & midnight breakfast
World class ariel acts
Disco and professional DJ
Professional Group Photos Available
Fairground attractions available
Casino; blackjack & roulette
This year the intoxicating energy of Manhattan comes to the NEC – from bright lights of Broadway to the fun and fast paced Times Square night life and breath-taking entertainment. As you approach the glistening iconic NEC the anticipation of the night ahead reaches new heights. You leave the crisp winters night behind and step inside into the warmth where the instant energy of Manhattan’s glamour grabs you!
As you leave your coat at the Broadway ticket office, you make your way towards the bright lights of NEW YORK, NEW YORK. New York’s skyline towers overhead amongst a sparkling sea of dazzling mirror balls as beams of light dance around the room. The bars exude class and infectious energy, enticing you in to absorb the electric atmosphere. You recognise upbeat tones of well-known classics and funky beats of modern party tunes as carefree conversation buzzes around the venue. As you begin to make your way around the venue, sampling canapés and collecting friends and colleagues along the way, the tempo of the evening momentarily changes pace as impromptu bursts of entertainment light up the podiums and the night starts to shows its real character!
In the main room, the imposing Manhattan bars serve an assortment of drinks from chilled beers to crisp gin and tonics while professional cocktail men design iconic cocktails… Manhattans and New York sours are the toast of the evening as your relax and soak up the spirited ambience of a Christmas party New York style! As you are guided in to take your seats for a superb three course feast, the vibrant stage comes to life and you are treated to an evening of exhilarating entertainment! World-class aerial entertainers perform the impossible while professional dance troops and high pole balancing acts fill the floor.
As dinner comes to a close, the dance floor instantly fills, casino tables open and fairground stalls being to ply their trade and dodgems begin to whirr! While some take coffee and chocolates in a quieter area, the dance floor beckons for those disco bunnies with boundless energy and whose night is still young!As midnight approaches breakfast rolls are served against the vista of twinkling lights and inspiring scenery. The night has been a true party masterpiece – one that will be talked about well into the New Year…he NEC!
Shared Party Dates
Minimum group size is 10 guests
|Date||Business price (excl. VAT)||Consumer price (incl. VAT)|
|Friday 1st December||£ 54.17||£ 65.00|
|Saturday 2nd December||£ 54.17||£ 65.00|
|Sunday 3rd December *||£ 36.67||£ 44.00|
|Wednesday 6th December||£ 35.83||£ 43.00|
|Thursday 7th December **||£ 60.83||£ 73.00|
|Friday 8th December||£ 55.83||£ 67.00|
|Saturday 9th December||£ 55.83||£ 67.00|
|Wednesday 13th December **||£ 60.83||£ 73.00|
|Thursday 14th December||£ 40.00||£ 48.00|
|Friday 15th December||£ 55.83||£ 67.00|
|Saturday 16th December||£ 55.83||£ 67.00|
|Sunday 17th December **||£ 60.83||£ 73.00|
|Monday 18th December **||£ 60.83||£ 73.00|
|Tuesday 19th December **||£ 60.83||£ 73.00|
|Wednesday 20th December **||£ 60.83||£ 73.00|
|Thursday 21st December||£ 41.67||£ 50.00|
|Friday 22nd December||£ 54.17||£ 65.00|
|Saturday 23rd December||£ 52.50||£ 63.00|
Shared Party Details
* A great ticket price for a night reserved exclusively for those working in the retail industry or the emergency services (Police, NHS, Fire service etc.)
**House wines, premiums beers, ciders and soft drinks on this night are included (all night) in the ticket price.
All prices are per person. Dates are subject to availability at the time of booking. If you are a business you will initially pay the consumer price (including VAT) and then reclaim the VAT, therefore your company will have only paid the business price in the end.
Please bear in mind that most Fridays & Saturdays will sell out months before Christmas.
Please get in touch with the office with 2 of your chosen dates. We can hold tickets for up to 7 days.
Exclusive Group Party Nights
Please contact the office with your preferred dates for prices and availability, please choose at least 2 different dates if possible.
Our superb festive menu is freshly prepared each day on site, guests will be treated to a canapé reception followed a superb 3-course dinner, coffee and chocolates and a midnight breakfast!
We will accommodate any dietary requirements that we are notified of in advance. Vegetarian main course must be pre-ordered on your final balance date.
Min Occupancy: 10 | Max Occupancy: 2000
The NEC was officially opened back in 1976 by HM The Queen and over the years has become one of the UK's number one venues for organisers, exhibitors and visitors. Starting with 7 exhibition halls, the NEC now boasts 20 with 34 conference suites and many additional outdoor spaces. The grand event space plays host to a variety of shows and conferences throughout the year and is transformed during the festive season. Every year our events crew transform The NEC into a unique Christmas event space with a new theme and entertainment. This year, we welcome you to Manhattan.
National Exhibition Centre
There are an abundance of spaces available at a small cost.
Tables sit between 8-12 guests, if your group exceed the maximum we will split your group as evenly as possible and set the tables close together.
The initial deposit of £20 is due upon booking with the final balance due 8 weeks prior to your event.
Tickets are non refundable. Money from cancelled tickets cannot be transferred and used for drinks or any other extras.
We have a selection of drinks packages available for pre-ordering. You can add these to your event up to 1 week before your event. Add them to your trip or ask your event coordinator for more info.
You can also pre-order wine to your table, the list will be available from August onwards.
Minimum age of 18 years to attend our parties.
The ticket for this party is an e-ticket and will be sent to the email address you provide.
We have a strict dress code, no guests are permitted to wear jeans or trainers. Not even smart ones.
Props to suit the theme are encouraged.
Dad dancing will receive a standing ovation
This venues has a complimentary cloakroom for guests.
We can cater for almost all dietary requirement including Halal meals - if they are pre-ordered at least 2 weeks before your party.
We are unable to provide Kosher meals, however, you are welcome to arrange for us to receive a Kosher Meal on the day of your party and we will cook this in our ovens and serve (still in the tray) to your guests at their tables. There is no additional charge for this service; however, neither does the guest receive any discount for not having one of our own meals.
This venue is accessible to wheelchair users, or with limited mobility. Should any of your guests require this please do call us on 01273 856001 so we can do our best to ensure their requirements are looked after during the event.