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Get in the Spirit: 5 Christmas Party Ideas Sheffield revellers will be Racing to Book!

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Christmas is a great excuse to organise a party. What better way to reward your team for all their hard work over the past year? It’s never too early to start planning. Places book up fast and you want the perfect location for your festive knees-up! Owlerton Stadium has some of the best Christmas party ideas Sheffield has to offer.


Some people love to indulge in a 4-course meal, while others prefer to get merry and tuck into a bar menu when they’re good and ready! That’s why Owlerton Stadium have the perfect Christmas party night packages available this Christmas to suit all tastes and budgets. We offer everything from formal dinners to casual trackside experiences.


Let us inspire you with our pick of top work Christmas party ideas in Sheffield, that you will be racing to book.



1. Festive Race Nights


If you are looking for the most unique Christmas party venues Sheffield has to offer -Owlerton Stadium is the place for you! With festive race nights every Tuesday, Friday and Saturday throughout December, there is a great deal of opportunity for you to round up your pals and head down to the dog track for an evening of electrifying fun.


Festive Tuesday race nights

6th, 13th, 20th, and 27th December

Gates open at 17:30 with the first race at 18:19


Festive Friday race nights

2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd and 30th December

Gates open at 18:00 with the first race at 19:34


Festive Saturday race nights

3rd, 10th, and 17th December

Gates open at 17:30 with the first race at 18:19


Like to boogie? We have a live DJ and late bar every Friday and Saturday race nights from 2nd December.



2. Go Festive with 6 Pack


With three bars to choose from, you can make a night of it with our food and drink deals. Our popular 6 Pack deal includes:

  Trackside admission
  Two bets*
  A drink*
  Our famous crispy chicken meal
This race night package is a Sheffield Christmas party must-have, from just £6 per person this December. Soak up the racing atmosphere while devouring our delicious crispy chicken strips and fries meal. An affordable night out packed with excitement to make your Sheffield Christmas party unforgettable!



3. Showstopping Dining


Looking for something more formal? Impress your guests with the best seats in the house! Experience the thrill of live racing from our stylish glass-fronted Panorama Restaurant with commanding views of the track – this is a real showstopper venue.


Get into the Christmas spirit by tucking into our festive menu, consisting of four mouth-watering seasonal courses. Commence your dining experience with a traditional prawn and crayfish cocktail followed by a hearty plate of roast turkey served with all the trimmings.


Or try something different this year. Our delicious mushroom, sweet potato, and chestnut tart served with Prosecco and chive velouté is filled with festive flavour. Treat yourself this year with our selection of melt-in-your-mouth desserts, from a traditional Christmas pudding with lashings of rum sauce to a savoury selection of cheese with celery, chutney, and crackers – delicious!


Then, all you have to do is sit back and relax. Once you’ve taken your seat, our Tote runners will place your bets and waiting staff will be on hand to serve your food and drink orders to your table, leaving you to enjoy the festivities with a superb view of the track.


Book now from just £25.00 per person.


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4. Get the VIP Experience


If you can’t go all out at Christmas, when can you? Go VIP this December. Celebrate alongside colleagues and friends in one of our modern VIP Hospitality Boxes. Enjoy all the thrills of live racing in style with unparalleled views of the racetrack from your own private balcony. With capacity to cater for up to 20 people per individual VIP box, or merge multiple boxes together to accommodate up to 80 guests.


Revel in luxury from the get-go with our sumptuous sharing platters on arrival, followed by your choice of premium hot buffet. Choose from one of our themed banquets to feast on:


  • Christmas
  • Indian
  • Traditional
  • Tex-Mex


Alongside unforgettable track views, enjoy access to both a private minibar and full bar service, while you watch Live greyhound racing. Book now for a truly unforgettable Christmas party from just £35 per person.



5. Add some festive cheer


Skip the stress of getting a round of drinks in and dedicate your time to celebrating with your colleagues! Pre-order a drinks package for your work Christmas party, from buckets of beer, wine, alcopops, fruit ciders and Prosecco – we have something for everyone!


  • Beer – 10 bottles from £30
  • Alcopops – 10 bottles £35
  • Rekorderlig – 10 bottles £50
  • Prosecco – 5 bottles £115
  • Wine – 5 bottles of house wine £80


Need Christmas party ideas in Sheffield? Get in touch today!


Our wide range of packages have options for everyone. From formal to casual, fine dining to snack bar we have the answer. Owlerton Stadium can’t wait to welcome you this festive season.

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