Graduation Parties & Ceremonies

Graduation Parties & Ceremonies

The end of University and College life is a big moment for anyone. That’s why you want the occasion to be as memorable as possible.

Friends, family and fellow students all make such days great fun and something to be remembered forever.

We can help with every aspect of planning and coordinating a graduation party or ceremony, so that everyone is sure to have an incredible time.

Proms

Celebrate Prom Night in style!

Celebrate the end of exams, the end of school and the end of an era with our great Prom Packages.

We’ll help you make sure the party goes off in style, with up to 160 Prom Kings and Queens.

Let us take the strain of planning, so that the guests can get down to the serious business of partying.

Christenings

Christenings

What better way to celebrate the christening of a child than with friends and family in beautiful surroundings.

We can help you to plan every aspect of the happy day to ensure that it’s perfect.

Wakes, Memorials & Celebrating a Life

Wakes, Memorials & Celebrating a Life

Our highly experienced team understands that it can be difficult to face organising post-funeral arrangements for a loved one. The last thing you want to worry about is managing caterers, florists, room layouts and everything else involved with organising a gathering of this nature.

Our experienced staff at Mercure Burton Upon Trent Newton Park are here to help and can tend to your requirements with the sensitivity and professionalism you would expect.

We are here to help…

  • Experienced and understanding staff
  • Professional and sensitive approach
  • Private and respectful
  • Assistance for infirm and disabled guest if required
  • Dedicated Event Coordinator
  • Flexible food and refreshment packages
  • Our dedicated Event Coordinator will look after you and your arrangements, helping to ensure all of your specific requirements are met on the day.

Please contact our Event Coordinator to discuss your requirements and arrange a time to view the hotel’s facilities.

Alton Towers Resort

Alton Towers Resort

As well as the thrills of the UK’s leading Theme Park, there is also a waterpark and an eighteen-hole golf course, all located in 500 acres of beautiful Staffordshire countryside. With over 50 rides and attractions, the Alton Towers Resort is the UK’s Number One theme park. The park also has many attractions for younger guests with CBeebies Land and meet all your favourite characters! First opened as a theme park in 1980, Alton Towers has delivered over 1 billion rides to thrill-seeking guests throughout its 37 year history. 2018 sees the opening of the new Wicker Man ride.

Mercure Burton Upon Trent Newton Park is only a 45 minute drive from Alton Towers Resort. Get away from the crowds at the end of a busy day enjoying the scares and thrills and relax with us.

 

 

Murder Mystery Experience – Friday 19th October 2018

Murder Mystery Experience – Friday 19th October 2018

The Haunting

The room you are having dinner in tonight is haunted. It is said that an awful murder was committed in the dining room and the victim cannot rest until the bloody act has been avenged. Can Gordon Summers, local researcher and fellow of the British Institute of parapsychology and his colleagues find out the truth or will his investigations lead to tragedy and death?

£178.00 per person includes bed and breakfast, murder mystery evening and 3-course dinner.

£35.00 per person includes murder mystery evening and 3-course dinner.

 

 

Murder Mystery Experience – Friday 30th November 2018

Murder Mystery Experience – Friday 30th November 2018

A Christmas Sleighing

Strawberry Productions are celebrating a hit this Christmas with their cartoon, Kris Mass – The Elf Who Saves Christmas. Kris who along with one of Santa’s reindeer, Rooftop Dancer, rescues Santa Claus after he has been kidnapped by the evil Dr Dark who wants to spoil Christmas for millions of children. The film has been a huge hit and Strawberry Productions are holding a number of celebratory parties throughout the country to thank their many public and private investors who backed the film. Come along, dress up in Christmas style and join the cast and crew in the celebrations!! However, this may be the season of goodwill to all men but all is not sweetness and light. It may be winter outside but the atmosphere inside is deathly cold!!

£198.00 per person includes bed and breakfast, murder mystery evening and 3-course dinner.

£45.00 per person includes murder mystery evening and 3-course dinner.

 

Dancing through the decades party night

Dancing through the decades party night, 6th, 13th & 20th December

Dance the night away to fabulous sounds from the resident DJ after enjoying a tasty three course dinner.

£35 per person or £44 with half a bottle of house wine

Stay overnight with rooms from £75

 

Tribute Night: Dirty Dancing and Grease – Friday 21th December 2018

Tribute Night: Dirty Dancing and Grease – Friday 21th December 2018

Enjoy a delicious three course, festive meal followed by entertainment from Dirty Dancing and Grease tribute acts. Learn the iconic dances and moves! You’ll finish dancing the night away to your favourite tunes.

£45.00 per person or £54.00 with half a bottle of house wine

Stay overnight with rooms from £75

 

Murder Mystery Experience – Friday 28th December 2018

Murder Mystery Experience – Friday 28th December 2018

A DIckens of a Christmas

It is 1881, Lord Hockton, the benefactor of the Eastgate Avenue Workhouse, has thrown a party for the workhouse inmates. It is most unusual for a Workhouse to throw any sort of party for their inmates, it is normally a very harsh environment – so you can guarantee that it is going to be a very interesting evening indeed. But why are some of the inmates of the Eastgate Workhouse disappearing – Never to be seen again? And what is the real reason behind Lord Hockton’s generosity?

£178.00 per couple includes bed and breakfast, murder mystery evening and 3-course dinner.

£199.00 per couple includes bed and breakfast, murder mystery evening and 3-course dinner, plus afternoon tea.

£39.00 per person includes murder mystery evening and 3-course dinner.