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CHRISTMAS & HOGMANAY AT THE SIGNET LIBRARY

The Signet Library, situated in the very heart of Edinburgh’s Old Town, is the epitome of prestigious, Georgian elegance and is steeped in history. The exquisite architectural details and gallery view of the sumptuous room below make the Upper Library a wonderfully impressive setting for any festive event.

HOGMANAY BALL AT THE SIGNET LIBRARY 2019

Join us at the Signet Library for our Hogmanay Ball, a night of elegance and sophistication. Begin your evening with the perfectly chilled glass of champagne before heading to the Upper Library for a magnificent 5-course dinner. Following the feast for the senses, you’ll enjoy a traditional Scottish ceilidh, only stopping to toast the start of the New Year.

£190 per person, 31st December 2019, 7pm - 1am.

  • The evening will commence with the sounds of Scotland, offering a traditional welcome to our Hogmanay celebrations.
  • Guests will be met with a glass of Champagne in our luxurious Lower Library, providing a festive start to the evening.
  • Be whisked away to our opulent Upper Library, led by our traditional Scottish piper. 
  • An impressive 5-course dinner, created by our award-winning Executive Head Chef Brian Canale, will be served in the Upper Library where an elegantly dressed table is awaiting you and your guests for the remainder of the evening*.
  • Our Sommelier has specially chosen a variety of specialist wines which are available prior to the evening for you to select from (pre-purchase online here) as well as a full bar available on the night.
  • Grab your partner and head to the dance floor as one of Edinburgh’s greatest ceilidh bands, ‘Callanish’ will keep even the most novice dancers instep and guarantees to get everyone ready to bid farewell to the auld year in style!
  • Toast to the New Year as our ceilidh band leads you in a traditional Auld Lang Syne. Step ye gaily into wee small hours with entertainment through to the end of the evening.

* All guests will be seated at tables of 8 – 10 guests. The table will be yours for the full evening.

GROUP BOOKING OFFER - if you purchase 10 tickets in one transaction, you will receive 2 complimentary bottles of Cava to accompany your meal.

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CHRISTMAS EXPERIENCES

CHRISTMAS DINING EXPERIENCE

Celebrate Christmas in the timelessly elegant Signet Library. You and your guests will enjoy a glass of perfectly chilled bubbly and soak up the magical Christmas atmosphere before heading to the Upper Library for a delicious meal, followed by coffee, tea and mini mince pies. 

For a small additional cost, our resident DJ will sweep everyone off their feet and ensure the dance floor is full until the wee hours.

Venue hire from £2,500+VAT

Exclusive venue use of

  • Lower Library – for your welcome drinks
  • Upper Library – for seated meal and evening reception
  • Dedicated Hosts – to welcome your guests
  • Master of Ceremonies – to guide you and your guests through the event

Dining Experience from £76.00pp + VAT*

Included in the price:

  • Sparkling wine - during your drinks reception
  • Three courses seated meal – served with coffee, tea and mini mince pies. 
  • Wine to accompany menu – half a bottle per person
  • P.A. system – available in the Upper Library 
  • Glass charger plates for your table setting
  • Uplighting to the Upper Library – in a variety of colours
  • Six foot round tables – to comfortably seat up to 10 guests
  • Bentwood chairs
  • Linen - table cloths and napkins in a variety of colours
  • Table setting – Signet Library crockery, silver cutlery and glassware
  • Dedicated event designer – to assist you throughout the planning and designing of your event
  • Dedicated hospitality manager – ensuring a professional service and seamless event on the day
  • Dedicated team of chefs – planning, designing and delivering your menu with flair and expertise
  • Fully trained service staff – efficiently attending to all your needs on the day  

To find out more or to book email us or call 0131 225 0652

*prices based on a minimum of 80 guests. Bespoke proposals for fewer numbers are available on request.

CHRISTMAS CANAPE EXPERIENCE

For a small additional cost, our resident DJ will sweep everyone off their feet and ensure the dance floor is full until the wee hours.

Venue hire from £2,000+VAT

Exclusive venue use of the Upper Library

Canape experience from £40.00pp + VAT*

Included in the price:

  • Eight canapes per person
  • Two glasses of Cava per person
  • Seasonal soft drinks
  • P.A. system
  • Uplighting to the Upper Library – in a variety of colours
  • Dedicated event designer – to assist you throughout the planning and designing of your event
  • Dedicated hospitality manager – ensuring a professional service and seamless event on the day
  • Dedicated team of chefs – planning, designing and delivering your menu with flair and expertise
  • Fully trained service staff – efficiently attending to all your needs on the day  
  • Elegant glassware
  • Modern canapé trays

To find out more or to book email us or call 0131 225 0652

*prices based on a minimum of 80 guests. Bespoke proposals for fewer numbers are available on request.