- On November 23, 2022
Photo by: Mason Hendricks Photography
The best thing you can do to make the upcoming holiday fun and memorable is to host the holiday party at a beautiful, historical venue. However, booking the perfect space to throw a party is not as straightforward as it may seem.
The holiday party setting needs to be perfect, and the venue must be truly unique to make the party memorable for your guests
What better place to host your private or corporate party than a historic location?
This post is for you if you are lost for ideas on where to book a memorable holiday event. We will highlight why location can make or break your guests’ holiday spirit and what it will take you to create an unforgettable experience for everyone in attendance.
Why Choose a Historic Venue for Your Holiday Events
When hosting a group of people during the holidays, the venue is everything. Here are five reasons you should consider a historic venue for your next holiday event.
- Create an Instant Impact
A historic venue can have a profound impact on those who know the history behind it. Those unaware of its history will still appreciate its beauty and splendor.
Most historical places in the Minneapolis and surrounding area feature high ceilings or open spaces, aged or rustic décors, breathtaking views, and antique or richly decorated elements. A holiday party at a beautiful, historic venue can lead to a powerful first impression that is sure to be memorable.
- Shareable Backdrops
Everyone enjoys taking pictures to keep the memory of an event alive for as long as possible. The perfect venue for party pictures will have vibrant and unique backgrounds. When you choose a historic holiday event venue with an atmospheric and photogenic backdrop, the attendees are likelier to capture moments on their devices to share with an even larger audience.
- Historic Décor and Themes
Choosing the ideal space for a holiday party venue goes beyond thinking of how people will fit; the theme and mood of the party are even more critical. A historic event venue offers already established décor, making it easier and cheaper to theme your event.
Memorability is probably the most compelling reason to choose one from a list of well-known event locations. Whether you plan to host a cocktail party or social event, a historic location is an ideal holiday party venue because your event will stand out. A historic location brings a unique sense of spectacle along with an enduring atmosphere in ways that modern facilities do not.
- A Mix of Old and New
Old does not mean out-of-date. A historic location is an ideal place to combine the past’s ambiance with the present’s power. A historic location enhanced with technology can be a memorable holiday event venue because of how naturally it incorporates the past and the present in the event’s spirit.
Host Your Holiday Party at Watson Block
Watson Block is a gorgeous 120-year-old building in the Minneapolis Warehouse District. It is the ideal location to host a social, private, or corporate event during the holiday season for many reasons. The most notable reason is that it is that perfect blend of old and new. The way the original elements, like the exposed brick and hardwood floors contrast the contemporary design, like the stunning chandeliers and ruby curtains make the ideal space for your holiday party.
The intimate space and unchanging atmosphere of Watson Block make the space a memorable holiday event venue. Plus, it is conveniently located close to major highways, making it incredibly accessible for all your guests.
You cannot go wrong booking Watson Block’s historic location for your holiday event. The venue partners with four reliable and experienced caterers who can customize the food menu to bring your perfect holiday party venue and spirit to life. Better still, if you have party attendees from out of town, you can rest easy knowing that there are plenty of hotels nearby for guests to stay in before or after the event.
The way Watson Block combines the historic ambiance of brick and timber construction with an elegant and contemporary finish makes it a unique location to host any event.
Book Watson Block for your Holiday Event Today
Watson Block is a stylish yet historical holiday party venue. Contact us today to learn more about what makes Watson Block a memorable holiday event venue or to make a booking.