Virtual Christmas Party Ideas for 2020

October 21 2020

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Happy Christmas! If you’ve reached us that means you know it’s never too early to start planning.

Virtual Christmas Parties are the new way to meet socially with all the government restrictions in place. They are usually held over online video conferencing platforms. 2020 hasn’t been the year we all expected and this Christmas is going to be no different as we all party using the power of Zoom.

Those in charge of organising the annual Christmas event have been left with some pretty frugal options this year. However, do not fear, we have some amazing Virtual Experiences to keep you entertained this Christmas.

List of Virtual Christmas Party Experiences

Reward employees with a virtual Christmas party to thank them for all the wonderful work they have done throughout the year. Christmas is about getting together and sharing experiences so why not try a Virtual Event this year.

In this list, you will find:

  • Virtual Party Ideas
  • Virtual Christmas Party Experiences
  • Remote Party Ideas
  • Virtual Christmas Activity Ideas

Without further ado, let’s get to it!

1) Virtual Shared Christmas Party

Virtual Christmas Party

A Virtual Shared Christmas Party is a totally new experience. Hosted on an online platform, this experience lets you move around various rooms with your colleagues and friends. The majority of rooms are fully hosted by live entertainers such as actors, comedians and performers so it’s a full interactive experience. Let Kevin the taxi driver drop you off at the Christmas Party Big Top and you’ll feel like you’re experiencing the real thing

2) Virtual Big Christmas Quiz

Big Christmas Quiz

Join our resident DJ Dan in our interactive Virtual Christmas Party Quiz! Divide your group into teams and compete to become the Quiz Champion. This is no ordinary quiz however. There will be the standard quiz rounds and buzzer rounds but the real fun starts with the DJ Bingo round. Using green screen technology, our professional host will combine imagery and video with a live DJ set to test your musical knowledge!

3) Festive Chocolate Truffle Making Workshop

Virtual Christmas Truffle Making

After the catastrophe that has been 2020, why not reward your team with some luxurious chocolate that they get to make themselves! In the Festive Truffle Making Workshop, all participants will be able to make their own mouth watering treats in preperation for the festive season. Led by an experienced Chocolatier, the workshop will teach you how to mix, pipe and craft some Christmas Spices truffles that your guests can enjoy at the end. What more could you want?

4) Virtual Cocktail Masterclass

Virtual Cocktail Masterclass

Christmas is not complete without some festive Cocktails! With this Virtual Cocktail Making experience, you can keep your team warm with a socially distanced soirée packed full of winter warmers! Your colleagues may appear experts at drinking cocktails but we will give
them the skills required to make them. We guarantee your team will leave this stylish virtual get-together feeling merrier than ever. And although they may be working remotely, this upbeat and energetic class will unite the team in time for Christmas!

5) Murder Under The Mistletoe

Murder under the Mistletoe

We may have expected less presents under the tree this year but was anyone expecting two dead bodies? Engage your guests in an interactive Murder Mystery Virtual Event. Professional actors will welcome your team to this ficitonal world, kitted out in the finest costumes and pitted against an extra special virtual background to add to the mystery. This humorous human Cluedo is the perfect addition to your virtual Christmas party.

6) Rogue Agent – Escape Room

Rogue Agent Escape Room

If you’ve ever considered yourself a double for James Bond, the Rogue Agent Escape Room is the virtual experience for you. Your team will be tasked with collating evidence to pinpoint and advise the MI5 of the whereabouts of a mole! Will your team be able to expose the Rogue Agent before time runs out and before they are able to escape? This challenge is truly captivating, engaging and will bring out a
competitive streak in all participants!

7) Request A Song – Live Musician

Virtual Performance - Request A Song

One thing we’re missing is live music. With the virtual world, you never have to go without with this fantastic and interactive request a song virtual performance. Grab a drink and create your own live playlist in our request a song experience. The session is completely interative and can either be a pop-up experience as part of a bigger event or a unique experience in itself just for your team. When choosing your playlist, we recommend Christmas Songs galore!

8) Christmas Craft Workshops

Wreath Making Workshop

Christmas Craft Workshops are becoming extremely popular for Christmas Party events in 2020. We offer various different craft experiences such as Virtual Christmas Wreath Making and Virtual Christmas Cracker Making. With all materials provided, it’s the perfect interactive event to get you and your team talking online and showing of their Christmas creations.

9) Magical Magician

Virtual Magician Christmas

You’ve seen the magicians on Britains Got Talent right? We bet you’ve thought to yourself “it’s all camera trickery, that didn’t really happen”. With a Virtual Magician Experience, you can see everything happen before your very eyes. You can’t perform camera trickery on Zoom can you?! Our professional magician provides an engaging and interactive show that will leave you wanting more.

10) Virtual Pantomime (Oh no it isn’t…..oh yes it is!)

Virtual Pantomime

Last but certainly not least is our Virtual Pantomime. Christmas just wouldn’t be complete without a Christmas Pantomime and with this online show, you won’t be disappointed. Including panto favourites Cinderella and Dick Whittington, before you know it you’ll be sat at home shouting “he’s behind you!” at your computer screen. A fantastic interactive show for all ages.

Virtual Christmas Party FAQs

Why should I do a Virtual Christmas Party?

Unfortunately the answer is fairly simple. There’s not a lot else we can do in 2020. We can’t meet our colleagues for a Christmas meal or head to the local pub for festive drinks. Virtual Christmas Parties can be just as much fun though if you immerse yourself in Christmas Spirit.

What are the benefits of throwing a Virtual Christmas Party?

Firstly, by organising anything at all it stops you from looking like the biggest Christmas Grinch. More importantly though, if you have employees or colleagues who have been working remotely from home, this could be just what they need to perk them up and show your appreciation for their hard work over a few difficult months.

What Virtual Christmas Party Experiences do you recommend?

All of the experiences mentioned in our list above of course! We do have plenty more Virtual Christmas Experiences, just visit our Virtual Christmas Parties page for lots more ideas. With the breakthrough of Virtual Events, we can safely say that Christmas is NOT cancelled!

Virtual Christmas Party Ideas for 2020