Office Party Box: Christmas Party Boxes
BEST FOR: Those on a budget.
Whether you send them as part of an online party or just as a gift, think of this as the affordable way to treat your staff in the wake of a difficult year. With treats including traditional Quality Street, festive-flavoured popcorn and cosy socks, the boxes start from just £25pp. Keen to push the boat out for senior team members or those who have made an outstanding contribution this year? The luxe office party box makes for a special gift for staff, full of tasty but healthy snacks. Think gluten-free sea salt crackers in addition to all-time favourites such as clotted cream fudge and Scottish oatcakes.
The Office Christmas Party: ‘Virtual Festive Frenzy’
BEST FOR: Competitive types.
If Christmas parties of years gone by usually take a competitive turn (think pub quizzes, trivia rounds and games), then fear not – The Office Christmas Party company has you covered. Go virtual this year with its ‘Festive Frenzy’ activity bundle, packed full of interactive, festive-themed trivia. With three rounds to take part in, participants will have to work together to answer a range of fun, festive trivia questions, plus photo and video challenges. Whether you're re-enacting your favourite festive film or working against the clock to score those extra important bonus points – there really is something for everyone to get involved in. Plus, they’ll ensure teams are brought together at various points for some group challenges. Prices start from £12pp +VAT, plus a £250 +VAT remote facilitation fee per 50 participants.
Clown Fish Events: ‘The Christmas Takeaway’
BEST FOR: High-energy entertainment.
With this package, your company and colleagues are the stars of the show, broadcast live from Clown Fish’s own studio. Expect high-energy entertainment, with a live DJ, charismatic host and interactive games and challenges via a company-branded microsite. Want to see your bosses go head to head? Rules permitting, you can even send two or three colleagues to the studio for a live showdown.
Yes Entertainment: Virtual Christmas Parties
BEST FOR: Large numbers.
With bronze, silver and gold packages available, the team at Yes Entertainment can cater for offices anywhere between six and 600 people. By booking virtual ‘tables’ you’ll be seated with a small selection of colleagues to drink and chat about the past year, while more elite packages contain everything from cocktail-making classes to wine hampers sent out to every guest. With prices starting from just £35pp, there are already a host of dates blocked out on the company’s website – so make you move quick.
DISCLAIMER: Guidelines on public gatherings continue to change frequently in the UK and elsewhere around the world. Check government advice regularly before booking.