Planning the perfect summer party can be a great way to enjoy the summertime, but if you are looking to create one of the most memorable summer events consider working with Ultimate Experience, we have the perfect summer party venue for any summer event type. Every year we transform sensational summer venues in London, ready for the season of al fresco fun.
Top London Venues for Summer Events
Summer parties and events are undoubtedly a great way to celebrate the summer with delicious food and drinks. Invite your closest friends, colleagues or members of your family to enjoy some much needed sunshine at a summer party. Planning the perfect summer party can be a great way to enjoy the summertime, but if you are looking to create one of the most memorable summer events consider working with Ultimate Experience. We have over 25 years of experience in planning and executing the best summer events across London.
The type of summer event you’re looking for can really make an impact on the type of entertainment you might want to consider. If you are throwing a larger event, think about using summer carnival style entertainment, fun fairs, moving performers or carnival games. Our wide range of venues can host many different performers and entertainers, so you can incorporate most kinds of entertainment in your event. If you are thinking of something closer to a dinner, drinks and dancing, then think about musicians, magicians or a live band. Contact us to find out how we can help you find your perfect music set up for your summer event.
Perfect the Drinks Menu
We all know that most people think that Pimm’s is the perfect summer drink, but spare a thought for those that don’t drink or, if you can believe it don’t like Pimm’s! Make sure that your menu is filled with refreshing options that are varied, with some non-alcoholic choices too. Work with our catering partners, Create Food, to create the perfect food and drinks menu for your event.
Summer parties work well with a theme or even just some bright and summery décor. We can help you create your ideal summer venue décor with the help of our talented event planners. Summer events are a great way to throw a more relaxed themed event, but don’t be afraid to go all out – the opportunities are endless.
If you are throwing a social event or even an office summer party during the summer holidays, people might like to bring their children. If your event can be expanded to include children make sure that there are games and activities that they can take part in. We have a range of venues and ideas for events that could work for more family friendly summer parties.
Can the Venue Hold Everyone?
It doesn’t matter if you are planning a large scale event or an intimate gathering, you need to make sure that the venue you are picking can accommodate everyone or isn’t too big to create a party atmosphere. It doesn’t matter if you are looking to throw an intimate event or a huge summer blow-out, we will have a venue or package to suit you.
As we know, summer parties can be kind of thought of as a mid-year celebration. Companies host annual summer events to give staff members a break and to celebrate their achievements. Instead of a summer party at the office, why not make it memorable by hosting it at one of London’s top venues?
Here are two great venues for a summer bash: The Artillery Garden at the HAC
As you can probably guess from the name, The Artillery Garden at The HAC has a huge outdoor space, which includes a private garden. Adjacent to the venue there’s a fun fair that can also be hired as part of your event. We have had hosted some great summer and Christmas parties at this venue – it’s a great choice for seasonal events.
This venue undergoes a makeover every summer, when it is transformed according to the year’s new theme. This year, the venue takes on a Victorian design that highlights British heritage. The vast outdoor space can accommodate up to 2,000 guests. As for the HAC, this Georgian home retains the charm and feel of old London and is great for hosting conferences, dinners, and award ceremonies.
The Garden Room in Syon Park
Here’s another of our popular summertime venues that offers plenty of outdoor space. The Garden Room is perfectly suited for events like weddings and corporate functions, while the outdoor area is great for sport activities, team building exercises, fairs, and cookouts.
The Garden Room provides all the technological necessities, including full audio-visual equipment for hosted speakers and presenters. Full catering services are also available, so you can have a summer fiesta with delicious food, drinks, and appetizers.
There are plenty of other venues that are open during summer for public and private use. Other notable venues in and around London include Old Billingsgate, OXO2 and the Conservatory at Painshill Park. These are all ideal for summer events especially if you’re expecting a large turnout of staff members and their respective families and friends.
Summer Event Planning Tips
Planning an event for the summer calls for seasonal-specific planning. Given the time of year, you definitely want a venue with a spacious outdoor setting. Explore the venues outside space to get a feel for how the setting can be used. If the event extends to the evening, will there be sufficient lighting? Can you identify areas where vendors can set up their tables? If you are looking for some help with any of this, we are the people to talk to.
There are so many terrific venues that have been in use for years for hosting summer festivities. Individuals and corporations alike are definitely encouraged to make use of these venues for their summer activities. Work with us here at Ultimate Experience to streamline the planning and have the best summer event ever. So if you are looking to throw a memorable summer party at a great location, get in touch with Ultimate Experience to make it a reality.