How to Host a Virtual Christmas Party

Jale December 16, 2020
Christmas Hamper

With Christmas nearly here, it’s time to plan your holiday festivities. But for a lot of families, this year’s celebrations will look a bit different, as many people plan to host their Christmas festivities virtually.

If you’re putting together a virtual Christmas party this year, there are a few tips you should know beforehand. With these suggestions, you can make your celebration a bit more special and enjoy a fun-filled holiday with friends and family.

Set a Loose Schedule

It’s never easy to find a time that works for all of your inviteesbut your Christmas party will be at its best when you have as many loved ones together as possible. When throwing a virtual party, set a firm start time for your party-goers. Encourage your guests to drop by when they can but be sure to outline when you plan on opening gifts or toasting your friends and family.

Plan Party Activities

Every good party should have some fun and games involved — and virtual parties are no exception. While you probably won’t be able to plan any complicated games there are some simple activities to play with your guests. For example, trivia, charades and bingo are all easy to pull off over Zoom and will keep your invitees entertained.

Send Gifts for Everyone to Enjoy

Even though you can’t be together in-person, you can still ship your friends and family gifts to open during your virtual Christmas party. Since you’ll be sending your Christmas presents from afar, you might find it easier to send group gifts or get some help from a third party to despatch the perfect gift to everyone on your list.

If you need some inspiration, gift hampers are always a crowd-pleasing gift and can be tailored to suit any interests or preferences. Here are three of our top gift basket picks for your friends and family this holiday season.

Christmas Celebration Hamper

Looking for the perfect present for a couple or a group? This hamper has something for everyone since it’s packed with sweet and savoury treats and accompanied by a bottle of Chandon brut. Inside, you’ll find festive holiday delicacies such as macadamia nougat, assorted chocolates and fruit and seed crispbread.

Espresso Martini Christmas Sack

Send virtual cheers to your party-goers with this gift hamper which includes a premixed espresso martini and a selection of tasty snacks. Your recipient will munch on gourmet snacks like garlic nibbles, antipasto olives, nuts and (of course) a Christmas bon bon.

Christmas Treats

This affordable Christmas gift basket is jam-packed with seasonal goodies and is sure to delight even the biggest foodie on your list. The hamper contains sweet treats including; a Santa hat gingerbread cookie, caramel and truffle chocolates. On the savoury side, you’ll find honey-roasted peanuts, antipasto olives and garlic nibbles.

No matter how you plan on celebrating Christmas this year, Gourmet Basket can help make the festivities special. We offer a wide range of holiday christmas gift hampers including; wine gift hampers, chocolate gift baskets, savoury gift hampers and much more.

At Gourmet Basket, we make holiday gifting easy. Once you’ve selected your hamper, we’ll take care of the wrapping and delivery, ensuring a stress-free holiday gifting experience for you. Call us on 1300 354 393 to learn more..

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