As you approach the iconic venue the hairs on your neck begin to rise. An electric atmosphere radiates around you as you suddenly catch glimpses of the incredible world awaiting. Bizarre stilt creatures stand next to beautifully snowed Christmas trees lining the entrance lit in glistening blues and emerald greens as sporadic beams of crisp light flash overhead. Uplifting music fills the air, as you are welcomed warmly inside to meet friends and colleagues.
As the full enormity of the mesmerizing venue presents itself before you, your mind begins to race deciding where to venture first, the venue is on a scale the size of which you have not previously experienced before, yet possesses a warm intimate and welcoming atmosphere drawing you in. giant walls twinkle with thousands of lights, while a number of striking bars offer traditional local beers, spirits and crisp wines. The Cocktail and Champagne bar promises something different: with barmen concocting specially designed cocktails shaped before your eyes while smartly dressed waiters and waitresses dissect the room offering tasty canapés to all.
Suddenly the room is plunged into darkness. Beautifully clad, lithe dancers dressed in mesmerizing costumes slowly become visible on the raised platforms throughout the bar. Performers attempt mind-defying contortions while sharp beams of magical light continue to dance around the room.
As you take your seats for a delicious dinner your eyes are drawn to the main stage where the night’s entertainment gathers pace. Aerial acrobats clad in iridescent costumes and brightly coloured body paint drop from high above your head to the gasps of guests while creatures appear from the shadows to amaze with defying strength and poise!
As dinner reaches its climax, the atmosphere intensifies once again and promises much more into the small hours: the music instantly gathers pace as the dancefloor floods with those of you keen to take advantage of the old time classics and modern day hits. Fairground rides open in the bar area – dodgems race, waltzers spin and the fun casino tempts guests to hone their skills and try their luck at our tables. For those needing a break from the excitement, quieter areas have been set aside to enjoy an after dinner coffee while chatting with friends and watching over the enormity of the nights festivities!
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!