As the year winds down, the festive season offers a golden opportunity to celebrate achievements and set the tone for the year ahead. Booking your Christmas celebrations and January kick-offs now ensures you get the best venues, tailored experiences, and avoid the last-minute rush. Oslo, with its blend of modernity and tradition, offers a plethora of unique venues to make your events truly one-of-a-kind.
A Selection of Unique Venues
Each of these four selected venues offers something special, ensuring that your Christmas celebrations and January kick-off meetings are not just events, but memorable experiences.
Kolonialen is more than just a neighborhood restaurant; it’s a cosy haven that combines an informal atmosphere with international flair. Nestled in a charming part of Oslo, this venue is perfect for intimate pre-lunch meetings or brainstorming sessions.
As the clock ticks towards lunchtime, the space effortlessly transforms into a stylish dining area. For Christmas celebrations, imagine a setting adorned with twinkling fairy lights and a menu featuring a fusion of traditional Norwegian Christmas dishes and international favorites. For January kick-offs, the venue can arrange for a projector and screen for presentations, followed by a sumptuous seasonal meal that will leave your team inspired for the year ahead.
Sentralen is not just a venue; it’s an experience. Situated in the pulsating heart of Oslo, this multi-purpose space marries historical architecture with cutting-edge design. With six distinct stages and a seating capacity that can accommodate up to 800 people, Sentralen is the go-to venue for grand events.
Imagine hosting your Christmas celebration in a hall decked with elegant ornaments, complete with a live orchestra playing holiday classics. For January kick-off meetings, the venue offers state-of-the-art audio-visual equipment and breakout rooms for workshops. The in-house restaurant ensures that catering is top-notch, offering a range of options from buffet-style meals to fine dining experiences.
Trekanten is a marvel of modern architecture, designed by the renowned Norwegian architect Erling Viksjø. Centrally located, this concrete masterpiece is not just a building but a symbol of Oslo’s evolving skyline. The venue boasts expansive conference facilities, chic bars, and a gourmet restaurant.
For Christmas, envision a grand hall transformed into a winter wonderland, complete with a live band and a lavish Norwegian Christmas feast. When January rolls around, the space can be configured for a variety of kick-off meeting needs, from panel discussions to interactive workshops.
Sommero is a piece of Oslo’s history, reborn for the modern age. Located in one of the city’s oldest neighborhoods, this 1930s landmark has been revitalised into a dynamic meeting point. The venue offers excellent conference facilities, making it ideal for both formal and informal gatherings.
For Christmas celebrations, picture a rooftop dinner under a sky filled with stars, featuring a menu that blends traditional and contemporary flavors. When it comes to January kick-offs, the venue offers flexible spaces that can be tailored for presentations, team-building activities, or strategy sessions. End your event with a dinner at one of their fantastic restaurants—Plah, Ahaan, or Tak—each offering a unique culinary experience.
What Your Event Can Look Like
We specialise in crafting bespoke experiences that meet your unique needs and requirements. With our curated selection of venues and personalised approach, we ensure that your event is nothing short of exceptional, while making the planning process seamless and stress-free.
Oslo’s venues offer a range of possibilities tailored to the type of event you’re planning:
For Christmas Celebrations:
- Themed Decor: Transform the venue with festive ornaments, twinkling lights, and Christmas trees to set the holiday mood.
- Custom Menus: Enjoy a traditional Norwegian Christmas feast or opt for a gourmet menu that reflects your company’s culture.
- Entertainment: Live music, DJs, or performer can add a festive touch to your celebration.
- Gift Exchanges: Coordinate a Secret Santa or a gift exchange ceremony to spread the holiday cheer.
For January Kick-off Meetings:
- Interactive Sessions: Start the year with workshops or team-building activities aimed at aligning goals and boosting morale.
- Strategic Presentations: Use this opportunity to present the annual strategy, set targets, and inspire your team for the year ahead.
- Networking Spaces: Create areas where team members can network and discuss ideas informally.
- Wellness Activities: Incorporate mindfulness sessions or quick fitness breaks to emphasize the importance of well-being in the workplace.
Don’t leave your Christmas celebrations and January kick-offs to chance. Secure the best venues and experiences by booking with A2D World today. With our expertise and Oslo’s unique venues, your event is guaranteed to be memorable. Contact us now to start planning your perfect celebration.