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Launch of the Pavilion at the Tower of London


Pavilion at the Tower of London - Tower_Promo_RESIZED-227.jpgTHE EVENT: a showcase event to introduce the latest addition to the Concerto Group’s portfolio of temporary summer and Christmas party venues
VENUE: The Pavilion at the Tower of London
HOSTS: Ultimate Experience (tel: 0845 263 7121, squaremeal.co.uk/ue) and Square Meal Venues & Events
THE MENU: summer barbecue-style food including seared tuna with wasabi mayonnaise, pomegranate & sumac; spatchcock chicken; asparagus, broad bean, French bean, pea & mint salad
TO DRINK: lychee martinis, homemade lemonade and fizz
ENTERTAINMENT: Bruce Airhead (the metamorphosis of one man and a giant green balloon)
ON THE GUESTLIST: a mix of Venues & Events readers and Concerto Group customers – 550 guests in all
GUESTS SAID: ‘I’ve had a wonderful evening. The venue is fantastic: the layout is great and it is such a luxury to have outside space. I am particularly overwhelmed by the amount of food and drink that has been laid on.’ (Lynsey Little, events manager at Distilled Events)
SPEECHES: five minutes from Stephen Lawrence, MD of The Ultimate Experience
TALKING POINT: the venue’s location (in the moat of the Tower of London) and Bruce Airhead’s remarkable show
SUPPLIERS: catering, Create; production and entertainment, Full Circle; structure design, Marquee; snow cones, Snow Angels


This article first appeared in Square Meal Venues & Events, Autumn 2011.

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