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Why have a Newcastle Christmas Party?

There are so many reasons to have a Newcastle Christmas Party! Firstly, Newcastle truly lights up at Christmas, and is a bustling city full of things to do and see! No matter what type of event you’re looking for, there’s something to suit everyone in this northern city! From cocktail classes to festive quizzes, there’s something to fill every Christmassy need you could possibly have!

Additionally, Newcastle is full of some amazing restaurants that are perfect for getting your whole group or team together for a Festive Party! After all, what’s better than getting together for a meal before or after the festivities!

Top 5 Newcastle Christmas Party Activities

1. The Office Games: Festive Gameshow

If you love a bit of Saturday Night TV, then why not bring it to life with The Office Games: Festive Gameshow! In this event, participants go head-to-head in a variety of trivia-based games and questions as well as some Taskmaster style challenges, all with a festive twist! Work hard to win points, in a game where logic and quick wit will serve you well! Do you think you have what it takes to win?

2. Quizmas Christmas Quiz

If you need a Christmas Quiz this year, then look no further than Quizmas, the festive quiz with a twist! Combining festive trivia with challenges, this is a sure fire way to get your group in the Christmas spirit! Quizmas is a festive themed event featuring themed quiz rounds! With audio and visual challenges, as well as a practical element, you really can’t go wrong!

3. Tipsy Christmas Cocktail Masterclass

We all love a cocktail, especially at Christmas! So, why not learn how to shake up the festive season in this Tipsy Christmas Cocktail Masterclass! Mix, shake and stir your way to creating 4 unique and wintery cocktails, all from the comfort of your own home! This mobile event sees an expert bartender visiting your venue and guiding you through the experience! There may even be some fun drinking games thrown in for good measure!

4. Pickled Bingo Festive Edition

Pickled Bingo Festive Edition is bingo like you’ve never seen it before! Featuring crazy party rounds, lip sync battles, dance offs and wacky and wonderful prizes, your Christmas Party entertainment is sorted! With a live host, dancing and prizes this really is an event like no other! Expect festive entertainment and prizes to really set this event apart!

5. Christmas Murder Mystery

If you’re a Marple fan, or your favourite game was Cluedo, why not enjoy this festive themed Christmas Murder Mystery! With two different themes to pick from, you can really make this event your own! In one night you will witness a murder and solve the crime. Will you pick the Dickensian-themed A Twisted Christmas Carol? Or, if you’d prefer something different, Sleigh Bells Ring has you working ot solve a murder in Santa’s Grotto!

Best Restaurants for a Newcastle Christmas Party

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1. Rio Brazilian Steakhouse

Rio’s offers delicious high-quality steaks absolutely packed with flavour! Take a culinary journey into the Tijuca Urban Forrest with their decor, which only heightens the dining experience! Additionally, their chefs are specially trained to serve exquisite meat cuts. They’re even carved at the table in tru Rodizio style!

2. Simla

There’s nothing better than an evening at Simla’s! Their modern Indian food is perfect for a Winter Party, with fresh dishes focussed on quality. Their menu reflects their appreciation of historically significant dishes, and has the relaxed atmosphere to match!

3. Branches Jesmond

If it’s quality you’re looking for, then look no furhter than Branches Jesmond! Their delicious range of contemporary European seafood and other dishes is something you definitely don’t want to miss! Additionally, their relaxed and modern dining atmosphere is perfect for your Christmas Party!

4. Punto

If there’s one thing we all love, it’s an Italian! So, why not head over to Punto? Their high-quality, mouth-watering, modern Italian food pairs perfectly with their Mediterranean hospitality, making it the perfect dining experience! You’d be missing out if you didn’t try Punto on your Newcastle visit!

5. The French Quarter

Experience the taste of France right on your doorstep with The French Quarter! Their classic French dishes with a modern twist are paired perfectly with their French wines, perfect for warming up to a Christmas Party! Their extensive range of small plates allow you to experience as many dishes as you like, meaning you don’t have to try and pick between your favourites!

Places to visit on a Newcastle Christmas Party

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1. Newcastle Christmas Market

Who doesn’t love a Christmas Market?! So, to elevate your Christmas Party, why not head down to Newcastle’s Christmas Market and see what’s on offer! Peruse the traditional wooden chalets with a hot chocolate and see if there are any gifts you could pick up!

2. Ice Skating

This Christmas, head down to the Life Science Centre to enjoy some open air ice skating! Test out your ice skills as you glide across the rink and try not to stumble too many times! Especially in a group, ice skating is a great way to have fun this festive season!

3. Theatre & Pantomime

We all love the theatre at Christmas, especially if there’s a pantomime involved! Newcastle has plenty to offer, with lots of Christmassy shows and fun pantomimes to get stuck into! Head down to one of the local theatres to see what’s on offer this festive season!

So there you have it! Our Ultimate Newcastle Christmas Party Guide. You must feel like a bit of a Newcastle expert now! However, no need to panic if you don’t, or if you just feel like you’d like some extra help! You can find our full range of Newcastle Christmas Party Activities right here – all you need to do is let us know what you’re interested in and we can take it from there! We can make sure your Festive Event is a huge success!