In the fast-paced world of 21st-century business, there is little time to slow down and take some well-earned respite with your employees and clients to enjoy their company and build some crucial bonds. Corporate hospitality can offer this time out and allow you to get to know your working peers and clients. But with such an array of sporting dates and legendary events, choosing the right event for you and your business can be tricky. Here we’ve supplied you with a list of top 10 events that can offer a fantastic day out.
10. Goodwood Festival of Speed
At ten, the Goodwood Festival of Speed is built for the true petrol head, from F1 cars to racers and everything in-between. This event is a non-stop fun filled day with not only some of the fastest and unusual vehicles on display, they are also being used and abused for your pleasure.
9. The RHS Chelsea Flower Show
The Royal Horticultural Society five-day flower spectacular is next, it’s held every May and is one of the World’s premiere horticultural events. From the fantastic inspirational show gardens to the mind-blowing array of colours and smells to stimulate the senses, the RHS Chelsea Flower show is a fantastic backdrop to any corporate event.
8. Councours of Elegance
A lesser known event, the annual Concours of Elegance is home to some of the world’s rarest and beautiful cars at some of the most legendary historical venues. Some past choices are Windsor Castle, Hampton Court and St James’ Palace. With such iconic cars and breath-taking surroundings, clients and employees will not fail to be wowed by this event.
7. The Golf Open
If you know your clients or staff are golfing enthusiasts, then a winning event is the pinnacle of the golfing calendar and the oldest of the four majors. The British Open offers a truly unique, relaxed environment that is the ideal setting to truly nurture relationships.
6. Cows Week
Famous for its history, prestige and the fantastic racing, Cows Week truly is one of the premier sporting events of the year and a wonderful social venue. Giving a relaxed yet vibrant atmosphere Cows in an excellent hospitality choice. Don’t forget Friday’s fireworks!
5. Polo in The Park
Climbing the chart quickly is a relatively new event. Polo in the Park brings polo to the city, with a fast and furious format to polo with close action to the spectators, this event has turned into a hot favourite in the London social calendar and an excellent hospitality opportunity.
4. Henley Royal Regatta
At number four is a real highlight to the social season; The Henley Royal Regatta is a five-day spectacular with over 200 races held over the first weekend in July. A truly British event, where a Pimms on the lawn is inevitable.
3. Goodwood Revival
The Goodwood Revival with its beautiful classic cars, planes and period fashion offers a truly unique experience. Held every September, this unforgettable event brings together a mix of entertainment to take you back to Goodwood’s heyday. With exhilarating racing on track, with classic race cars from the 50s and 60s to fun period fashion, everyone can really get into the spirit of the revival.
2. Cheltenham Festival
With an extensive selection of horse racing events the Cheltenham Festival stands out as an excellent hospitality venue and sits pretty at number two; not only is it the largest race meeting of the national hunt calendar it is also one of the top social events of the year. The famous roar of the crowd to the thunder as the horses race by, this event really will leave lasting memories. Cheltenham Festival 2016 looks to yet again be a momentous event, so if you’re looking for packages, Team Tactics provide a range.
1. British Grand Prix
The legendary British Grand Prix, held every year at Silverstone will never fail to wow and impress as a hospitality event and rightfully takes the top spot. With the surroundings of the historic circuit and the roar of the F1 cars, your staff and clients will leave with true memories.
We hope this gives you some ideas and inspiration for future hospitality events.