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Celebrate Christmas at Seat Unique Riverside!

Experience the joy of the holiday season at Seat Unique Riverside this December, where we’re ready to shower you with Christmas cheer like never before.

Welcome to Seat Unique Riverside, your ultimate destination for unforgettable Christmas parties in County Durham. Step into our enchanting venue, where festive cheer and dazzling decorations create a magical atmosphere perfect for celebrating the season.

Whether you’re planning a night of classic Christmas delights, dancing to holiday tunes, or simply enjoying the warm and welcoming ambiance, our Christmas parties have it all. From intimate gatherings with friends and family to spectacular corporate events, we cater to all with our mesmerising Winter Wonderland theme.

What sets Seat Unique Riverside apart is our commitment to delivering exceptional experiences against the backdrop of our stunning scenic views. The picturesque Riverside makes for the perfect setting to create unforgettable holiday memories.

Our Christmas 2024 Lineup

Unwrap The Magic Early (Shared Signature Party Night) | £29pp

As the air gets crisper and the lights twinkle, join us for a night of enchantment at our “Unwrap the Magic Early” shared Christmas party on Saturday, November 30, 2024. Kick off the festive season in style, just before the holiday rush, and immerse yourself in a winter wonderland of joy.

To honor our guests in the retail and service industries, we offer this magical night at a special discounted rate. “Unwrap The Magic Early” is our way of giving back, providing a perfect opportunity to relax, unwind, and celebrate the spirit of Christmas before the peak of the season.

  • Arrival Drink
  • Carvery
  • Festive Dessert
  • Dance, Laugh and Celebrate with our Resident DJ & Disco All Night!

7:00pm – Arrival | 8:00pm – Feasting | 11:30pm – Last Orders | 12:00am – Finish

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Durham Cricket's A Nightmare Before Christmas | Friday 13th December | £38

Step into a world where Halloween meets Christmas at our Nightmare Before Christmas party on Friday, December 13th. As darkness falls, prepare for a night of thrills, chills, and festive delights. Our venue transforms into a hauntingly magical setting, offering a unique collision of two iconic holidays.

Indulge in a three-course meal that blends the flavors of Halloween and Christmas for an unforgettable culinary experience. Dress in your best spooky festive attire as our DJ spins tunes bridging both worlds. Enjoy fun tricks, treats, and surprises throughout the night, with a spectacular prize for the most creative costume.

Join us and experience the magic when two holidays collide on Friday the 13th.

  • Arrival Potion
  • 3-Course Meal
  • Dance, Laugh and Celebrate with our Resident DJ & Disco All Night!
  • Collision of the Holidays Room Dressing

7:00pm – Arrival Potion | 8:00pm – Feeding Frenzy | 11:30pm – Last Orders | 12:00am – Finish

This is a traditional party with a twist. We recommend all participants be over 18.

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Make My Wish Come True | 7th & 14th December | £36

All We Want For Christmas Is You!
Step into the charm of our signature Christmas Party nights with our “Make My Wish Come True” Signature Party Nights on December 7th and 14th, themed around ‘All I Want for Christmas Is You’. Elevate your Christmas celebration at Durham Cricket, where cherished memories are made. Our dazzling function rooms transform into a winter wonderland, providing an elegant backdrop for an evening filled with joy, laughter, and dancing.

Begin the festivities with a warm welcome through a magical entrance, and enjoy a delightful arrival drink. Savor a sumptuous carvery roast dinner with all the festive trimmings, followed by a decadent dessert. Our resident DJ will keep the dance floor alive all night with atmospheric lighting and stunning centerpieces.

Join us for an unforgettable night and unwrap the magic of Christmas at Durham Cricket!

  • Arrival Drink
  • Carvery
  • Festive Dessert
  • Dance, Laugh and Celebrate with our Resident DJ & Disco All Night!

7:00pm – Arrival | 8:00pm – Feasting | 11:30pm – Last Orders | 12:00am – Finish

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The Big Bash | Saturday December 21st | £55

Step into the grandeur of the holiday season at our pièce de résistance, ‘The Big Christmas Party Bash!’ on Saturday, December 21st. This extravagant affair is the crown jewel of our Christmas party calendar, offering a night of unparalleled entertainment.

Be welcomed with a unique Christmas Festive Cocktail, setting the tone for a night of celebration. Enjoy special drinks packages and take a chance at the bar’s spinning wheel for discounted shots, rounds, and exciting prizes. Indulge in our premium three-course menu, showcasing seasonal culinary delights.

Dance the night away with live band performances and an energetic DJ. Explore our entertainment wonderland with a variety of games, creating unforgettable memories with friends, family, or colleagues. Join us for a night of ultimate festive fun!

  • Arrival Festive Cocktail
  • 3 Course Meal
  • Funfair and Arcade Games
  • Dance, Laugh and Celebrate with our Resident DJ & Disco All Night!
  • Festive Room Dressing

7:00pm – Arrival Cocktail | 7:30pm – Dining | 9:oopm – Funfair | 9:15pm – Band  12am – Finish

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The Big Bash | Saturday December 21st | £55

Indulge in a festive fusion of flavors and creativity at our Bottomless Afternoon Tea with Wreath Making on Thursday, December 5th, and Friday, December 6th, from 2pm to 6pm. Enjoy an exquisite afternoon filled with seasonal treats and flowing bubbles!

Savor delightful afternoon tea featuring seasonal cakes and sandwiches, from classic favorites to delectable surprises. Immerse yourself in the festive atmosphere while crafting beautiful wreaths to take home and adorn your doors.

Join us for a unique and memorable experience where delightful tastes, festive drinks, and hands-on creativity come together in celebration of the season. This is not just a bottomless afternoon tea; it’s a festive journey to make your holiday season merry and bright.

  • Wreath Making Class
  • Arrival Glass of Fizz
  • Festive Afternoon Tea
  • Bottomless Drinks
  • Festive Room Dressing

2:00pm – Arrival with Fizz | 2:30pm – Bottomless Begins | 4:30pm – Bottomless Finishes | 6:00pm – Finish

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Private Christmas Parties

Looking for the perfect venue to host your Christmas party? Look no further than Seat Unique Riverside, where we create unforgettable celebrations that capture the magic of the season.

Let our expert party planners tailor the perfect package for your needs, ensuring every detail is crafted to perfection. Whether it’s an intimate gathering of 25 or a grand celebration for up to 250 guests, we have the ideal space for you. With flexible booking options available throughout November and December, we offer culinary delights that impress every palate.

Raise a glass, share laughter, and create cherished memories with friends, family, or co-workers at Seat Unique Riverside. Extend the festive fun with a post-Christmas party in January!

0191 387 2876 |

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Feeling Overwhlemed?

We have an incredible line-up for 2024, filled with festive fun and magical moments! We understand that there’s a lot to choose from, and we’re here to help you navigate through all the exciting options.

If you’d like to chat about any of our packages or need more information, Santa’s little helpers, Events Coordinator Jo Morris and Events Manager Ythan Sale, are ready to assist. They’re here to answer all your questions and help you find the perfect fit for your celebration.

At Seat Unique Riverside, our goal is to ensure you, your friends, family, and colleagues experience the most magical Christmas ever. We’re dedicated to creating unforgettable moments filled with joy, laughter, and festive cheer. Let us help you make this holiday season truly special!

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See What Our Parties Look Like!

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Don't miss out on the most enchanting Christmas party experience - secure your spot now and let the festive celebrations at Seat Unique Riverside create memories that will last a lifetime.

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