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SPECIAL EVENTS AT BETTYS

Autumn and winter events at Bettys are very special occasions, with the festive spirit growing as Christmas approaches. This season’s calendar sees the return of our popular ‘Carols by Candlelight’ events. What better way to celebrate Christmas than with a sumptuous three-course meal at Bettys, accompanied by some of the region’s most beautiful voices? We also have a host of other special events on offer, from spooky Hallowe’en stories and classy jazz to expert beauty secrets. Each of these special events are held in either the Belmont Room,York or the Imperial Room, Harrogate and will be an occasion to remember.


O ctober 2013 9th WEDNESDAY ILKLEY From 7.30pm until 10.00pm

Neil Hanson: The Inn At The Top Ilkley writer Neil Hanson entertains with anecdotes from his new book coming out called ‘The Inn At The Top’, the heartwarming and hilarious tale of a naïve young couple who took on the management of Britain’s highest pub – The Tan Inn in the Yorkshire Dales in the 1970s. £29.95 per person

A two-course set meal will be served, followed by tea or coffee with handmade chocolates.

31st THURSDAY YORK From 7.30pm until 10.00pm

Spooky Stories Ghost stories, witchcraft and folk tales from York and Yorkshire, told by candlelight. A two-course set meal will be served, followed by tea or coffee with handmade chocolates. £29.95 per person


N ovember 2013 5th TUESDAY YORK From 7.30pm until 10.00pm

Guy Fawkes Talk A lavishly illustrated talk exploring the (several!) birthplaces and haunts of one of York’s most infamous sons - Guy Fawkes. You will learn about his early life in York, his part in the Gunpowder Plot, his arrest and capture and also how Bonfire night is still celebrated.

£29.95 per person

A delicious two-course set meal will be served, with tea or coffee.

6th

Jewellery Luncheon

WEDNESDAY HARROGATE From 12.30pm

£25.95 per person

From the Victorian love heart to the diamond solitaire, Susan Rumfitt, a jewellery specialist from the BBC’s Antiques Roadshow, will uncover how jewellery and romance have been closely linked. The presentation will show jewellery belonging to Queen Victoria, the Duchess of Windsor and Elizabeth Taylor. A delicious two-course lunch will be served, with tea or coffee.

15th FRIDAY HARROGATE From 7.30pm until 10.00pm

Winter Jazz The Impressions Jazz Trio, with the superb vocals of Karen Lake, perform songs made famous by Ella Fitzgerald, Nina Simone and Billie Holiday.

£43.50 per person

A three-course set meal will be served, followed by tea or coffee with handmade chocolates.


D ecember 2013 3rd TUESDAY YORK

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TUESDAY HARROGATE

4th WEDNESDAY HARROGATE

17th TUESDAY YORK

Molton Brown Luncheon, Christmas – gift wrapped and ready to go

The Molton Brown story began in 1973 and to this day the philosophy remains unchanged. Their products are inspired and created through unexpected combinations of natural elements and creativity, to constantly surprise and delight. Take this opportunity to meet the team, discover more about Molton Brown, their exclusive festive gift sets and take home a goody bag worth £18. A delicious two-course lunch will be served, with tea or coffee.

From 12.30pm

£25.95 per person

10th TUESDAY YORK From 12.30pm

Clinique Luncheon Clinique invite you to preview their beautiful Christmas coffrett sets and experience one to one consultations with their highly skilled consultants to give you tips and techniques on skincare and make-up application - just in time for the party season. £25.95 per person

A delicious two-course lunch will be served, with tea or coffee.


C arols

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C andlelight

What better way to celebrate Christmas than with a sumptuous meal at Bettys, while listening to some of the region’s most beautiful voices? D ecember 2013 YORK

York Philharmonic Choir

11th

WEDNESDAY YORK

York Philharmonic Choir

11th

WEDNESDAY HARLOW CARR

The Treble Clef Ensemble

12th

THURSDAY

YORK

York Philharmonic Choir

12th

THURSDAY

ILKLEY

The Ilkley Singers

12th

THURSDAY

HARROGATE

Harrogate Polyphonic Choir

13th

FRIDAY

HARROGATE

Wetherby Choral Society

16th

MONDAY

HARROGATE

The Elysian Singers

16th

MONDAY

NORTHALLERTON Chorus

17th

TUESDAY

HARLOW CARR

18th

WEDNESDAY HARROGATE

Harrogate Polyphonic Choir

18th

WEDNESDAY YORK

York Philharmonic Choir

18th

WEDNESDAY NORTHALLERTON Chorus

19th

THURSDAY

HARROGATE

The Phenomenotes A Capella Choir

19th

THURSDAY

YORK

York Philharmonic Choir

20th

FRIDAY

HARROGATE

The Elysian Singers

23rd

MONDAY

YORK

York Philharmonic Choir

5th

THURSDAY

The North Yorkshire The Treble Clef Ensemble

The North Yorkshire

From 7.30pm until 10.00pm £43.50 per person

A three-course set meal will be served followed by tea or coffee with handmade chocolates.


F ebruary 2014 4th TUESDAY HARROGATE From 12.30pm

L’Occitane Luncheon The L’Occitane story begins in 1976, founded by Olivier Baussan. For over 30 years they have drawn inspiration from Mediterranean art de vivre and traditional Provençal techniques to create natural and sensorial beauty products dedicated to your well-being. Take this opportunity to meet the team and join them on a journey to Provence, discovering the true stories and secrets of their award winning beauty products...... and take home a petit gift worth £18. A delicious two-course lunch will be served, with tea or coffee.

£25.95 per person

14th FRIDAY YORK To the accompaniment of Swing Singer Richard Daniels. FRIDAY HARROGATE To the accompaniment of romantic harp music. From 7.30pm until 10.00pm

£49.95 per person

St. Valentine’s Dinner A four-course set meal will be served with live musical accompaniment, followed by tea or coffee with handmade chocolates.


SPECIAL EVENTS MENUS Our chefs have created an array of mouth-watering new dishes to enjoy at our luncheon and evening events.

T wo -C ourse L uncheon A choice of two main courses, followed by dessert Sample main courses: Pan-Fried Rainbow Trout or Aubergine Gratin Pork Schnitzel or Artichoke Tartlet

T hree -C ourse E vening M eal A choice of two starters and two main courses, followed by dessert Sample starters: Oak Smoked Salmon & Prawn Tian or Wild Mushroom Vol au Vent Sample main courses: Braised Blade of Beef or Wild Mushroom Risotto   Chicken with Wild Mushrooms or Leek, Potato & Chestnut Gratin

Desserts include: Pear & Blackberry Crumble, Passion Fruit Bombe or Earl Grey Poached Pears

You can find full details of the menu for each event on the Bettys website or by contacting the relevant venue. We will discuss your choice when you make your booking.


AFTERNOON TEA AT BETTYS

Served in beautiful surroundings every Friday*, Saturday and Sunday in the Imperial Room at Bettys, Harrogate and the Belmont

To make a reservation for Afternoon Tea, please telephone either: Bettys Harrogate: 01423 814043

Room,York, our Afternoon Tea is just as it should be. Reservations for Afternoon Tea can also be made on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve. As our café pianist plays, you will be invited to choose from a selection of rare and speciality teas, whilst being tempted by a gleaming silver cake stand laden with dainty sandwiches, freshly baked miniature scones

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and exquisite handmade cakes.

Bettys York: 01904 659142

Additional dates for Afternoon Tea at the Imperial Room and the Belmont Room: Monday 23rd December, Christmas Eve, Monday 30th December and New Year’s Eve. *Please note, Friday bookings are being added to the Imperial Room sittings from November.


CALENDAR AT A GLANCE

O ctober 2013 9th 31st

WEDNESDAY ILKLEY THURSDAY YORK

Neil Hanson: The Inn At The Top Spooky Stories

N ovember 2013 5th

TUESDAY

6th

WEDNESDAY

15th

YORK HARROGATE FRIDAY HARROGATE

Guy Fawkes Talk Jewellery Luncheon Winter Jazz

D ecember 2013 3rd

TUESDAY

3rd

TUESDAY

4th

WEDNESDAY

YORK HARROGATE HARROGATE

10th

TUESDAY

17th

TUESDAY

YORK YORK

Molton Brown Luncheon Molton Brown Luncheon Molton Brown Luncheon Clinique Luncheon Molton Brown Luncheon

F ebruary 2014 4th

TUESDAY HARROGATE

14th

FRIDAY

14th

FRIDAY

HARROGATE YORK

L’Occitane Luncheon St. Valentine’s Dinner St. Valentine’s Dinner


BOOKING To book a place or to find out more about one of these events, please contact the relevant venue:

Bettys Harrogate

01423 814043

Bettys York

01904 659142

Bettys Ilkley

01943 608029

Bettys Northallerton

01609 775154

Bettys Harlow Carr

01423 505604

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The Belmont Room at Bettys York and the Imperial Suite at Bettys Harrogate both provide a wonderful venue for every occasion, including business meetings, birthday parties, Christmas Parties and Afternoon Tea. Please contact us for help with enquiries about availability and prices.

All prices shown are inclusive of VAT.


www.bettys.co.uk


Bettys special events Winter 2013