City of Manchester Stadium Christmas 2011

City of Manchester Stadium Christmas 2011

City of Manchester Stadium Christmas 2011

City of Manchester Stadium Christmas 2011

City of Manchester Stadium Christmas 2011

Contents 02 Merry Christmas 04 Offers & Incentives 06 Moonlight & Mistletoe 08 Traditional Party Night 10 Boogie Wonderland 12 Private Parties 14 Christmas Lunch with Mike Summerbee 16 Christmas Lunch 18 Guests’ Comments 20 How to Book

City of Manchester Stadium Christmas 2011

We have prepared a great range of themed packages this year, so whether you’re entertaining 15 guests or 500, there will be a party to suit your needs. You’ll get your very own Christmas Co-ordinator to help with every detail of your event, from choosing the wines to the colour scheme. If you’d prefer something a little more exclusive there’s the option of a private party, where you can let your imagination run wild as we help tailor the celebration to your exact requirements. Merry Christmas The City of Manchester Stadium is the perfect venue for your festive party. Eat, drink, dance and be merry in one of our luxurious suites, and with six to choose from you won’t be short of choice. Christmas 2011 at the City of Manchester Stadium 2 3 For information please visit cityofmanchesterstadium.co.uk Book now to avoid disappointment on 0161 444 4141 (Opt 1) or email christmas@mcfc.co.uk Details of themed events are subject to change. Prices include VAT.

City of Manchester Stadium Christmas 2011

Offers Incentives For those looking to book their Christmas party early, we’ve got some great offers to kick start the celebrations. Christmas 2011 at the City of Manchester Stadium 4 5 Early Bird Offer Shared Party Night Any booking for over 50 people on one of our shared party nights will receive two complimentary bottles of house wine per table, if the booking is confirmed prior to the 1st September 2011 (based on approximately 10 per table) Early Bird Offer Private Parties Any private party based on 150 people or more taking the sit down private party package at £42.00 per person will receive four free places at one of our special events in 2012* if the party is confirmed before the 1st September 2011.

*Subject to availability For information please visit cityofmanchesterstadium.co.uk Book now to avoid disappointment on 0161 444 4141 (Opt 1) or email christmas@mcfc.co.uk Details of themed events are subject to change. Prices include VAT.

City of Manchester Stadium Christmas 2011

Moonlight Mistletoe We’ll be adding a touch of class to the most wonderful time of the year with this fabulous party package. Christmas 2011 at the City of Manchester Stadium Guests will be serenaded by the Crystal Chords Choir on arrival and greeted by the festive friends, before being led to a drinks reception where singer Scott Chapman will perform some Christmas classics and pay tribute to those kings of elegance & style, the Rat Pack. After enjoying a sumptuous four-course meal, it’s time to hit our sparkling dance floor to strut your stuff to some classic tunes with our DJ until the wee small hours. Menu Winter berry punch Winter broth with rosemary, mini crusty cob (v) Hand carved thyme buttered Goosnargh turkey, sage glazed roots, crisp roasties, fat little pigs in blankets, roast gravy Or Pan fried little sweet potato dumplings and parcels, herby butter sauce, baby peppered leaves (v) White chocolate and Bailey’s cheesecake, crumbled honeycomb and winter berry soup Coffee and mini mince pies Dates & Prices Fri 2 December £45.00 Sat 3 December £45.00 Fri 9 December £46.50 Sat 10 December £46.50 Fri 16 December £46.50 Sat 17 December £46.50 All prices are per person Itinerary Doors open 7.00pm Dinner called 7.45pm Dinner served 8.00pm Bar closes 12.30am Carriages 1.00am For information please visit cityofmanchesterstadium.co.uk Book now to avoid disappointment on 0161 444 4141 (Opt 1) or email christmas@mcfc.co.uk Details of themed events are subject to change. Prices include VAT. 6 7

City of Manchester Stadium Christmas 2011

Traditional Party Night Keep it simple with our traditional party night, an evening of fantastic food, fun and festive cheer. Christmas 2011 at the City of Manchester Stadium Your guests will be welcomed with a drink on arrival before moving into one of our luxurious suites where each table hosts a Christmas themed party box of fun novelty items to get the night started. After enjoying a classic Christmas dinner it’s time to get down to an evening of drinking and dancing with some festive tunes played by our guest DJ. Menu Winter berry punch Winter broth with rosemary, mini crusty cob (v) Hand carved thyme buttered Goosnargh turkey, sage glazed roots, crisp roasties, fat little pigs in blankets, roast gravy Or Stove seared Fleetwood cod, wilted greens and ruby chard, rosti potato, chive emulsion Or Pan fried little sweet potato dumplings and parcels, herby butter sauce, baby peppered leaves (v) Grandma’s sticky plum pudding, creamed rum sauce, golden sultana caramel Or White chocolate and Bailey’s cheesecake, crumbled honeycomb, winter berry soup Coffee and mini mince pies Dates & Prices Fri 2 December £42.50 Sat 3 December £42.50 Fri 9 December £45.00 Sat 10 December £45.00 Fri 16 December £45.00 Sat 17 December £45.00 All prices are per person Itinerary Doors open 7.00pm Dinner called 7.45pm Dinner served 8.00pm Bar closes 12.30am Carriages 1.00am For information please visit cityofmanchesterstadium.co.uk Book now to avoid disappointment on 0161 444 4141 (Opt 1) or email christmas@mcfc.co.uk Details of themed events are subject to change. Prices include VAT. 8 9

City of Manchester Stadium Christmas 2011

Boogie Wonderland We’re going back to the 70’s to bring you the funkiest festive season ever! Christmas 2011 at the City of Manchester Stadium There’ll be a disco inferno as the era of flares, platform shoes and seriously big hair makes a comeback at the City of Manchester Stadium this Christmas. After your complimentary glass of Bucks Fizz, there’ll be a delicious retro-flavoured meal at your table with gimmicks galore to remind you of the decade that taste forgot. Then you’ll be burning up the dancefloor as you strut your stuff like Travolta until the early hours. Menu Bucks Fizz Retro prawn cocktail with marie rose Classic chicken Kiev, mustard mash, cauliflower cheese Or Mushroom stroganoff, braised rice (v) Old skool key lime pie with lots of fresh cream Coffee with Ferrero Rocher Date & Price Fri 16 December £45.00 All prices are per person Itinerary Doors open 7.00pm Dinner called 7.45pm Dinner served 8.00pm Bar closes 12.30am Carriages 1.00am For information please visit cityofmanchesterstadium.co.uk Book now to avoid disappointment on 0161 444 4141 (Opt 1) or email christmas@mcfc.co.uk Details of themed events are subject to change. Prices include VAT. 10 11

City of Manchester Stadium Christmas 2011

Private Parties Whether you’re looking for something traditional or prefer a bespoke theme tailored to your own needs, we’ve got a party for you. From a Wild West saloon to a masquerade ball, our Christmas Co-ordinator will be on hand to help design your unforgettable event, whatever day of the week you choose. For information please visit cityofmanchesterstadium.co.uk Book now to avoid disappointment on 0161 444 4141 (Opt 1) or email christmas@mcfc.co.uk Details of themed events are subject to change. Prices include VAT. Christmas 2011 at the City of Manchester Stadium Mid-Week Offer Reduced price packages for any private party held between Sun-Thu.

Please contact our Christmas Co-ordinator for details. 12 13 Dates & Prices Fri 2 December £38.00 Sat 3 December £38.00 Fri 9 December £42.00 Sat 10 December £42.00 Fri 16 December £42.00 Sat 17 December £42.00 All prices are per person Upgrade your party Canapes Drinks packages/wines Theming Additional entertainment; bands,comedians, karaoke etc This great package includes a welcome drink on arrival, room hire, a delicious three course meal, crackers and novelties for each table, and of course some fabulous festive entertainment from our guest DJ. Why not upgrade your party and make it even more spectacular. Menu Winter berry punch Starters Winter broth with rosemary, mini crusty cob (v) Chicken liver pâté, melba toast, clementine chutney Galia melon stack, citrus sorbet, candied lemon, garden mint syrup (v) Main Courses Hand carved thyme buttered Goosnargh turkey, sage glazed roots, crisp roasties, fat little pigs in blankets, roast gravy Stove seared Welsh rump of lamb, mutton boulangère, slow braised thyme roots Braised English beef, smoked onion mash, pan fried kale Pan fried little sweet potato dumplings and parcels, herby butter sauce, baby peppered leaves (v) Desserts Mulled berry trifle and cinnamon spiced cream White chocolate and Bailey’s cheesecake, crumbled honeycomb, winter berry soup Grandma’s sticky plum pudding, creamed rum sauce, golden sultana caramel Freshly brewed coffee and English tea Please choose one option from each course

Christmas Lunch with Mike Summerbee Join Manchester City legend Mike Summerbee and guests for an exclusive afternoon of food, drink, music and laughter. Christmas 2011 at the City of Manchester Stadium The event begins in the Commonwealth Suite where guests will be welcomed by Scott Chapman performing Rat Pack era classics and Christmas favourites. Following a traditional Christmas lunch in the Citizen’s suite, comedians Mick Miller and Leslie Gibson will take to the stage to have you in stitches. And finally, to round off a great afternoon of entertainment we’ll end the day with music from the one and only Tony Bennedict Swing & Jazz Band. Menu Winter berry punch Winter broth with rosemary, mini crusty cob (v) Hand carved thyme butter Goosnargh turkey, sage glazed roots, crisp roasties, fat little pigs in blankets, roast gravy Or Pan fried sweet potato dumplings and parcels, herby butter sauce, baby peppered leaves (v) White chocolate and Bailey’s cheesecake, crumbled honeycomb, winter berry soup Coffee and mini mince pies For information please visit cityofmanchesterstadium.co.uk Book now to avoid disappointment on 0161 444 4141 (Opt 1) or email christmas@mcfc.co.uk Details of themed events are subject to change. Prices include VAT. 14 15 Date & Price Fri 16 December £48.50 All prices are per person Itinerary Doors open 11.30am Lunch served 12.45pm Bar closes 4.00pm Carriages 4.30pm

Christmas Lunch The headache of organising your office Christmas party is over with our superb lunchtime party package. Christmas 2011 at the City of Manchester Stadium For information please visit cityofmanchesterstadium.co.uk Book now to avoid disappointment on 0161 444 4141 (Opt 1) or email christmas@mcfc.co.uk Details of themed events are subject to change. Prices include VAT. 16 17 Date & Price Fri 16 December £25.00 All prices are per person Itinerary Doors open 11.30am Bars open 11.30am Lunch served 12.30pm Bar closes 3.30pm Carriages 4.00pm Following a delicious two-course lunch it’s time to strut your stuff on the afternoon dance floor, with entertainment from our guest DJ. Menu Hand carved thyme butter Goosnargh turkey sage glazed roots, crisp roasties, fat little pigs in blankets, roast gravy Or Pan fried little sweet potato dumplings and parcels, with herby butter sauce, baby peppered leaves (v) Mulled berry trifle, cinnamon spiced cream Coffee and mini mince pies

Guests’ Comments Christmas parties at the City of Manchester Stadium are massively popular with local businesses and City fans alike, here’s just some of their feedback. Christmas 2011 at the City of Manchester Stadium 18 19 “I would just like to say a massive thank you to all staff involved in making this event a fantastic night. We enjoyed everything from start to finish and would like to say a special thank you to the Chef as the meal was superb, it had to be one of the best we have ever had. The waitress was lovely and very polite; again I think it important to give credit where credit is due. From security, to the entertainment team, everyone was fantastic.” Pennine Care NHS “Just wanted to say a big thank you on behalf of Invopak for our wonderful Christmas party. The whole night was a great success and the food and service was exceptional. Thank you again for your hospitality and a memorable night, we very much look forward to seeing you again.” Invopak “Please pass our thanks on to all of your team. We had a great party. The food and service were fantastic and your staff were excellent.” On Holiday Group “The Christmas party was faultless and the food was lovely. The DJ was great and the two magicians were fantastic.” Dulux Decorator Centre

How to Book Once you have decided which type of event you wish to attend, please call our Christmas Co-ordinator on 0161 444 4141 (Opt 1) or email christmas@mcfc.co.uk to check availability and make your provisional booking. Christmas 2011 at the City of Manchester Stadium 12  Private functions – Should numbers fall below agreed minimum numbers, then MCFC has the right to move the client to another suite and charge for the full number originally booked. 13  Shared party nights – Minimum party size of 8 persons is required for an exclusive table. Parties of less than 8 will be invited to join other smaller parties.

14  Guests must be 18 years or over. 15  Guests are not permitted to bring alcoholic beverages into the Club. Anyone found to be breaking this condition may be asked to leave the premises. 16  Our standard Terms and Conditions for Conference and Events apply, which are available on request. In the event of any inconsistencies between these booking conditions and our standard Terms and Conditions for Conference and Events, these booking conditions apply. 17  MCFC reserves the right to amend/cancel a party night if the Stadium is required for a re-arranged or unforeseen match or other event, which in the opinion of MCFC renders the function impracticable or impossible to hold. In the event of such a cancellation MCFC shall use reasonable endeavours to re-locate or re-arrange the event to an alternative party or date acceptable to the client. MCFC shall not be liable or required to pay compensation for any loss sustained as a result of or in any way arising out of its cancellation of the event as aforesaid, but will refund all monies paid by the client. Terms & Conditions 01 To secure the reservation, a £10 per person non-refundable or transferable deposit is required within 14 days.

02 Full payment is required by 1st November 2011. 03 In the event of cancellation all deposits and payments are non-refundable. 04 Any alterations to a reservation must be confirmed in writing. 05  For bookings made after 1st November full payment is required within 7 days. 06 Guests are liable for any damage to the property of MCFC. 07  MCFC reserves the right to amalgamate events to guarantee minimum numbers. Consequently, we also reserve the right to move events into more suitably sized suites. 08 In the event of a cancellation being made by MCFC, guests will be entitled to a full refund of monies paid.

09 We reserve the right to change or cancel advertised entertainment due to circumstances beyond our control or stadium commitments. 10  Any additional service or services must be paid for on the night. No credit facilities will be offered without prior agreement. 11  MCFC, whilst taking care to honour its commitment, regrets that it will not accept liability for any errors, omissions or cancellations by MCFC however caused and limits any claim to refund of any monies paid.

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