Corporate Entertainment for Every Event in the Calendar
29 January 2024
Our roster of entertainers bring every event to life no matter how large or small. From bagpipes for Burn’s Night and an aerial artist for Earth day to a roaming band at your summer party and roaming acts at Halloween, our calendar is filled with corporate entertainment for every event this year.
DRY JANUARY & VEGANUARY – All month
The new year provides an opportunity to introduce healthier habits with millions of people opting into dry January and a vegan diet to detox after a heavy Christmas period. Why not support your team in their quest to a healthier life with a workshop by vegan chef Holly White?
BURNS NIGHT – 25th January
Ceilidh’s and bagpipes are in order for this popular Scottish celebration. Looking for a venue to host your Burn’s Night dinner? AOK Events provide an excellent venue finding service to help you secure a date and space for every group size.
CHINESE NEW YEAR – 10th February
The Lunar new year is celebrated by millions of people around the world, bring the celebrations into your offices with a dragon performer or an engaging light show.
VALENTINES DAY – 14th February
Valentines day is a day to show appreciation for those you love and is a day full of gestures. Book a cupid walkabout to distribute roses in your office, a chocolate cart to serve chocolate covered strawberries or pink Champagne bar to share in the spirit.
INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY – 8th March
International Women’s Day provides an opportunity to mark the achievements of women around the world as we continue to strive for full equality. Successful women have shown an immense amount of resilience to pave the way and make their mark in the world. They are now sharing their experiences and lessons learned in speaking engagements. Book Karren Brady, Dame Kelly Holmes or Dr. Eliza Filby to inspire female growth and leadership in your organisation. Find out more about booking a speaker.
ST PATRICK’S DAY – 17th March
Take inspiration from the street celebrations in Dublin, Boston and Trafalgar Square to bring the St. Patrick’s Day spirit to your event with a comedian or Irish Dancers.
EASTER WEEKEND – 31st March
This year’s early Easter weekend, is a perfect opportunity to celebrate the beginning of spring and the opportunity to spend more time outdoors. Book a rooftop venue with indoor space and add entertainment from white rabbit and flower walkabouts to a roaming band, or a floristry workshop.
APRIL FOOLS DAY – 1st April
EID AL-FITR – 9th-10th April
Celebrate Eid Al-Fitr with an Oud Player and Baklava banquet for your offices.
EARTH DAY – 22nd April
Book a balloon aerialist that is attached to a giant globe, the beautiful act celebrates our earth and showcases the beauty of life that it gives us.
CINCO DE MAYO – 5th May
Celebrate the colourful Cinco de Mayo with a Mariachi band and themed walkabouts as well as Mexican food trucks. Make the most of the sunshine on your office terrace or by booking a wonderful rooftop venue with the help of our venue finders.
CHELSEA FLOWER SHOW – 21st -25th May
Join in the horticultural spirit with workshops and walkabout acts to add to your reception at Chelsea Flower Show or to bring into your offices and store spaces around Chelsea.
Celebrate diversity and inclusive workspaces by bringing in an LGTBQ+ speaker like Drag Race UK winner Danny Beard or Trans activist Paris Lees.
SUMMER SOLSTICE – 20th June
Summer Solstice provides the perfect opportunity to have a garden party long into the night with Midsummer Nights Dream themed entertainers including stilt walkers, mystical cocktail bars and a themed photo booth!
WIMBLEDON – 1st – 14th July
With a new generation of players taking the bathing in the limelight at Centre Court, this years tennis tournament is set to be an exciting one in Wimbledon. Get the inside scoop from former players and their mothers! Judy Murray is a brilliant speaker to host your summer events.
WORLD CHOCOLATE DAY – 7th July
Embrace your sweet tooth on world chocolate day with a chocolate making workshop, an inclusive team activity for in-office socials or family days.
August & September Entertainment
SUMMER PARTY ENTERTAINMENT
August and September see summer party season come to a head with outdoor company festivals, rooftop bashes and countryside retreats becoming the perfect setting to celebrate your team mid year. With plenty of opportunities for an original theme, our wide range of entertainment acts will bring your corporate summer party to life.
PARIS OLYMPICS – 26th July – 11th August
The long awaited summer games will return to Europe this year with a spectacular opening ceremony on the river Seine. Bring the Olympic spirit to London with viewing parties and inspiring speakers like Olympic medallist Rebecca Adlington to talk about what motivates her.
BLACK HISTORY MONTH
Educate your team this Black History Month by booking an expert in the field, like Professor of History Olivette Otele.
WORLD MENTAL HEALTH DAY – 10th October
Our mental health is just as important and closely linked to our physical health, so it is important you continue to take care of your teams. Book Mental Health Ambassador Dr. Alex George as a speaker to talk about his work in the field as part of an event. Another option to support your team is to teach them a skill and allow them to craft and relax their mind in a terrarium or Origami workshop.
HALLOWEEN – 31st October
Whether you follow a traditionally spooky theme or want to mix it up with a journey to space, our creative team are specialists at organising the perfect Halloween party. Of course we provide the Halloween entertainment to match:
DIWALI – 1st November
Add entertainment to your Diwali event with Bollywood Dancers and Indian Street food trucks.
GUY FAWKES NIGHT – 5th November
Warm up around the bonfire with mulled cider from a drinks truck and amaze your guests with a performance from our Light Drummers.
MEN’S MENTAL HEALTH AWARENESS MONTH
Let your year end with a bang and celebrate everything your teams have achieved with a brilliant Christmas party! AOK Events can help with everything from the venue find and catering to the entertainment and event management.
Popular Christmas Party entertainers:
Our entertainment experts can source any act for you and your event, so let us know what your dream performance includes and we will do our best to book them for you.