Five Tips for a Successful Season
By Lara Puzio and the Blackwall Barn & Lodge
Whether your team is made up of hundreds or just a few dedicated souls, holiday parties are more than simply ways of spreading holiday cheer. Holiday parties can be a great chance for your team to gather and celebrate accomplishments, milestones, and the year in review. It’s also a chance to encourage your teammates and celebrate their contributions to your company or organization. Holiday parties build community; a time when family members and loved ones get a chance to meet your work family. Create a ceremony as part of your holiday party to share these accomplishments or give an award. This holiday season, don’t miss a chance to celebrate — make it an event to remember!
Partner with the Professionals
Event planning can be stressful and overwhelming. Even your most seasoned project managers or administrative assistants can find the details of location, menu, entertainment, décor to be a challenge. Don’t leave it to your team to plan their evening – let’s work together to make sure everyone on your team can enjoy the event. Even with a seasoned events person on team it’s important to set yourself up for success. When looking for a space to host your event, work with a brand that has not just space for you, but time and experience was well. The Blackwall Barn & Lodge’s team of event and hospitality professionals are here to be of service to make your holiday party one of a kind!
Setting Goes a Long Way
When looking for that perfect place for your next holiday party, event, or gathering, remember setting and aesthetics go a long way. The furnishings, ambiance, and lighting of your venue help create balance and set the tone and mood. Imagine a holiday party nestled in a country setting of rust charm wrapped in roaring fireplaces, wrapped in custom millwork and masonry. The Blackwall Barn & Lodge is quickly emerging as Anne Arundel county’s destination of choice for the rustic yet refined event or gathering. Grab your calendar, reach out and let’s see what we can create together.
Holiday Themed Fare
Holiday parties should be a place where your group feels taken care of. The food & beverage should be reflective of the level of thought and care you put into the event. Make your team feel celebrated and thought of this holiday season by planning an event full of delicious, culinary treats themed after the warmth, flavors, and flare of the holidays. Our team can work with you to create a flavorful and festive event that will be sure to spread holiday cheer!
Create a Memory
Holiday parties can be a great place to do something unexpected. This season, find a way to show your appreciation by gifting your team with something they can take away from the evening. To add something unique, think about adding live music to your event, a keepsake photobooth, or even a gift or grab bag themed after your organization and the event. Our team at Blackwall Barn & Lodge can help come up with something really special to make your holiday party a one of kind!
Don’t let the season go by without making it memorable. Reach out and let’s connect today.