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Book your table for a Christmas in July dinner or lunch
Christmas in July dinners are becoming more popular each year, and as I like the food we eat at Christmas time, I enjoy these events. Here are some of them which you could book into. Some are for adults only, while others are for families.
THE SIMULATION CENTRE The Honey B's will be singing all your favourite old-time songs while you enjoy a delicious roast dinner and loads of fun and games. This lunch will be held on Thursday, 19th July, 2018, from 11.00 am to 2.00 pm. It will be held at The Simulation Centre, 6 Sphinx Way, Bibra Lake.
Tickets will cost $20, and you can get your tickets and find out more information at this website.
The Simulation Centre conducts all sorts of simulation games including golf, racing car simulators, sports simulation, slot cars, 9D Cinema, Climbing Walls, Parkour, The Gamer's Den and more.
MULBERRY ON SWAN DINNER DANCE This will be put on by Mulberry on Swan at 34 Hamersley Road, Caversham. It will be held on Saturday, 7th July and again on Saturday, 14th July, 2018, from 7.30 pm till midnight.
They are in the Swan Valley and just 20 or so minutes drive from the city of Perth. It will cost $90 per person and for bookings ring Mulberry on Swan on 9379 0344.
ROTARY OF OSBORNE PARK This is a Rotary fundraising event and will be held on Saturday 21st July, 2018. It will be held on level 50 at Central Park from 6.30 pm to 11.30 pm. There will be 360-degree views of Perth at night, provided by Christmas 360.
The Giovanni Consort will present Carols and festive fun, while Gerry Azor will be singing with some added humour! To make the evening even more interesting, the UWA Panto Soc will present sketches written and adapted especially for the evening.
DJs for the event will be Witches Entertainment and the evening includes a traditional Christmas dinner with drinks and an auction.
THE PAVILION AT MINDARIE The Pavilion at The Marina has floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking turquoise waters. It is both a sophisticated and contemporary place which has a world-class head chef. They will be having a Christmas in July lunch on Sunday, 15th July from 11.30 am to 2.30 pm.
This lunch will have all the Christmas trimmings as well as a three-hour drink package included. It will be a gourmet buffet with live entertainment and a special visit from Santa
The menu includes:
Freshly baked bread rolls and butter
Whole Australian prawns
Smoked salmon frittata
Roast turkey with stuffing
Honey Baked Ham
Broccoli & cauliflower cheese
Vegetarian cous cous casserole
Rocket, sun-dried tomato, feta and walnut salad
Beetroot and bean salad
Garden saladand& custard
Apple and rhubarb crumble
Chocolate hazelnut mud cake
Fresh fruit platter
The lunch will cost $110 for adults; $70 for teens; and $45 for ages 4 - 12 years. You can make your bookings here.
There will be a choice of six dates for the Gloucester Park Christmas in July dinners. They will be held in the Beau Rivage Restaurant and they will have a fabulous Christmas buffet. Also on the evening will be live harness racing, which you can watch while you eat.
They will be on Friday 6th July, Friday 13th and Saturday 14th July, Friday 20th and Saturday 21st July and finally on Friday 27th July.
Seafood and Carvery Buffet - $70 per person
Seafood and Carvery Buffet with House Beverage Package - $99 per person
Seafood and Carvery Buffet with Deluxe Beverage Package - $116 per person
You can see the full menu here and make your bookings by phoning them on 9323 3530 or emailing email@example.com
METRO BAR & BISTRO
Metro Bar and Bistro becomes a winter wonderland for one weekend in July each year to celebrate a winter Christmas in July. They will have a three-course feast and endless cocktails. There will also be dancing in this winter wonderland, making it the ultimate event of the winter.
It will be held on Friday 20th July and Saturday 21st July from 6.00 pm till 11.00 pm. This bistro is located at 33 Mounts Bay Road, in Perth, and cost is $65 per person.
You can book your party in by phoning Brooke on 08 9485 1218 or go to their website for more information.
ROSE & CROWN HOTEL, GUILDFORD
This dinner will be on Saturday 21st July, from 6.00 pm till 9.00 pm. The Rose & Crown is a popular hotel at 105 Swan Street, Guildford. "Tis the Season for Christmas in July" at the Rose & Crown, and they will hold this dinner for just $69 per person.