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Enjoy Some Mid-Year Christmas Cheer
Christmas in July is a lovely festive tradition, observed all over the world. Here in Perth, the colder weather is the perfect excuse to enjoy a hot and tasty Christmas dinner and some Christmasy fun, and most restaurants, clubs and dining halls offer a catered menu for Christmas in July dining.
Check out some of these Christmas in July dining options. Remember these events are very popular and often booked out well in advance, so book early to avoid disappointment.
Seasons Restaurant in Perth has a Christmas in July two course set menu meal available, including a delicious dessert buffet, for just $40.00 per person. Bookings are essential and can be made by phoning 9421 3009.
How about a special Christmas in July Dinner and a Show at El Caballo Resort in Wooroloo? For $59.00 per person, or $53.00 for seniors, you will get a very special mouth-watering Christmas buffet dinner, plus musical entertainment by Nett and the Repeaters, as they play all the classic hits and one-hit wonders from yesteryear.
Gloucester Park, in East Perth, will be hosting a series of Christmas in July evenings, in the Beau Rivage Restaurant, on Friday 11th, Friday 18th and Friday 25th July, 2014. Enjoy a great night out with family and friends, with entertainment throughout the night. Guests can feast on a yummy traditional Christmas dinner with all the trimmings, for $100.00 per person.
For something really different, the Peel Manor House Function Centre, in Karnup, is hosting a Christmas in July Murder Mystery. Held on Saturday 12th July, 2014, this unique event will cost $85.00 per person, and includes a sumptuous Christmas buffet meal, a fun murder mystery to solve, followed by music and dancing. Come along dressed up for the occasion, enjoy a beautiful evening and play detective, as you discover who the murderer is. Phone 9524 2838 to book or for further details.
The Joondalup Resort if offering a fantastic Christmas in July dinner on Saturday 19th and Saturday 26th July, 2014, costing $130.00 per person. This festive evening includes a traditional three course set menu Christmas dinner with all the trimmings, a five hour beverage package, live music and dancing.
The Metro Bar and Bistro, in Perth, is holding a 'White Christmas' event on Friday 4th and Saturday 5th July, 2014. A tasty Christmasy three course meal will cost you just $45.00 per person.
The picturesque Mindarie Marina has a Christmas in July Festive Buffet Dinner available, in the Function Room, on Friday 25th July, 2014. Tickets are $80.00 per person, and this price includes a Deluxe Christmas Buffet dinner, a glass of warm mead on arrival, drink specials throughout the evening, and all your favourite music played by DJ Paul.
The Boat Ale House, located at Mindarie Marina, is celebrating Christmas in July with a whole week of festive family dining options. This special menu will be available from Monday 21st July to Sunday 27th July, 2014, and features a tasty Christmas turkey roast with all the trimmings for $24.90, a Xmas platter for $34.00, a turkey baguette for $12.90, a kids roast turkey meal for $14.90 and a yummy Xmas sundae for $9.70. On Friday and Saturday there will also be loads of live music, and on Sunday there will be plenty of fun activities and a very special visit from Santa.
The Mulberry on Swan Function Centre is holding a Christmas in July Dinner Dance on Saturday 12th July and Saturday 26th July, 2014. Costing $75.00 per person, you will get a full scrumptious Christmas dinner buffet, plus an evening of live music, by 'Dakota', and dancing.
These are just some of the Christmas in July events in and around Perth this year, and there will be plenty more. Check out the websites of your favourite restaurants and see what they have to offer. Remember to book early to avoid disappointment.