Are you thinking of using hospitality in 2018? It is a great way to get that all-important face time with clients and can really help to grow your business and those vital relationships.
If you're a hospitality novice don't worry we have got you covered, take a look at some of our top pick of events, from the budget-friendly to high-end it's up to you where you start.
Henley Royal Regatta
The ideal summer event for you and your clients to enjoy. Henley provides a relaxed environment, where you can stroll along the banks of the Thames and sip Pimms in the sun. As an all-day event, it gives you more opportunity to spend time with your client.
Concerts at the Genting Arena, Birmingham
The Genting Arena provides the perfect setting to see a concert in true VIP style, their hospitality packages come with unrivalled options, from a Champagne reception to a first-class dining experience coupled with performances from some of the biggest artists in the world, Genting Arena hospitality offers great value for money.
Dine with some of the biggest names in sport and comedy, celebrity dinners offer the chance to host your guests in some of the finest locations across the UK. This is certainly an ideal way to treat your clients whatever your budget.
The home of Cricket is a great place to start if you want to immerse yourself in the world of sporting hospitality. This summer England will be playing host to Pakistan for what is sure to be a thrilling test series, with the Nursery Pavilion hospitality you will be looked after from start to finish and only minutes away from your reserved Mound Stand seats, perfectly located to enjoy the day's action.
As the world's biggest flat race, the Epsom Derby is guaranteed to impress even the most discerning guests, as they relax and enjoy fabulous food, wine and entertainment as the horses round the final turn and thunder down the famous Tattenham Straight towards the winning post. Spread across two days, Ladies' Day and Derby Day, you will be spoilt for choice at this festival.
If you are looking to do something a little bit different with your hospitality, no other corporate event quite compares to the magical journey back in time that is the Goodwood Revival. Wow your guests with this unique opportunity to get a taste of life during the golden era of motorsport and savour the glamour of this quintessentially British occasion, it is certainly something they won't forget in a hurry.
Seen as one of the most illustrious events in sports The Open Championship is worth every penny, in 2018 it will be set in the beautiful grounds of Carnoustie, with some of the biggest names in golf making their way to the course. If you are looking to treat your clients to a superb day at the oldest golf major in history.
If you really want to splash the cash then Wimbledon is the way to do it, as one of the biggest tennis events in the world, The Championships play host to some of the biggest names in the sport and provide the perfect opportunity to entertain those top clients. From the tranquil location of the Lakeview Restaurant to being in the heart of the action with the Skyview Suites, there is something for all tastes.
From the Six Nations to the Autumn Internationals you can see some of the biggest teams battle it out at famous Rugby grounds including Twickenham, Principality Stadium and Aviva Stadium. The atmosphere at these matches is pretty hard to beat and the hospitality that goes alongside it is sure to make it an event to remember.