Alternative Xmas party ideas Aberdeen 2020

Alternative Xmas party aberdeen 2020Looking for Alternative Xmas party ideas?  Don’t cancel your celebrations, especially during this difficult time. Check out our 7 suggestions for things to do in Aberdeen this festive season.  


1. Virtual Comedy Club Night from The Comedy Club in Aberdeen  

Why not give your staff a laugh and book a virtual Christmas party with Breakneck Comedy? Breakneck will book you some of the UK’s funniest comedians to join your zoom events. Whether you want one comedian or a full show with a variety of comedians, they will be happy to help.

2. Inverurie Whisky Shop Virtual Drinks tastings

Why not host an event that can be enjoyed from the comfort of your own home or social/work bubble. You can have tastings hosted by the Inverurie Whisky Shop experts on Zoom, or the packages can be sent with Host notes for your party so that you can be the expert. Showcase the finest of our regional drinks from Whisky, Gin, Vodka, Rum, Liqueurs and even Scotland’s first Absinthe!  There’s a great selection of packages to suit all tastes.

Packages can be delivered locally free, posted out at a small charge or collected free in store.

3. Virtual Cheese tasting from The Gourmet Cheese Co. Aberdeen

You could also host your own cheese and wine party on zoom.

Cheese hampers can be provided from the Gourmet Cheese Company in Rosemount.  A selection of cheeses are included along with tasting notes as well as a selection of biscuits, oatcakes and chutney.

Alternative Christmas Party 20204. Spoon making workshops with Louise Forbes Design

Perfect for teambuilding in small groups that can socially distance. Louise can come to your place of work observing all Covid guidelines.  Materials, tools and instruction are provided so you can bring your very own spoons to life!


5. Party food delivery from Maryculter House

The Maryculter House team will deliver individually boxed Christmas afternoon tea packages to offices and other business venues. These can even be supplied to a designated driver for home-delivery for those teams having a Zoom party. Each afternoon tea comprises a selection of savoury and sweet nibbles. Of course, no afternoon tea would be complete without scones, cream and jam too! Favourite festive drinks can also be pre-ordered for delivery.

6. Virtual Chocolate workshops from Cocoa Ooze

Why not try a delicious and virtual chocolate making workshop with a master chocolatier from Cocoa Ooze. You and your colleagues will learn how to make truffles & chocolate bars and experiment with flavours all from the comfort of your own home. Workshops last around 2 hours and you will be sent the ingredients prior to the workshop. So, whatever you make on the day you can eat! Minimum booking of 8 people on Zoom.

If all else fails, why not take advantage of…

7. Amazing room deals at the Sandman Hotel in Aberdeen

Located in one of Aberdeen’s historic buildings at the heart of the city, Sandman Signature Aberdeen Hotel provides bold, luxurious accommodation. Not just something to look forward to, get your Christmas shopping done at the same time!

If you need a hand setting up Teams or Zoom for your alternative Xmas Party then please get in touch


Alternative Xmas party ideas Aberdeen 2020