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Entertainment Nights Live from The Lancaster Ballroom

Tribute Nights - Band Nights - Dine and Discos - Dinner Dances - Charity Nights - Hen Nights - Ladies Nights and much more....

The Holiday Inn Norwich North is infamous for its Lancaster Ballroom and the fantastic events that are held at the hotel. The Lancaster Ballroom has a state of the art light show, making your event a unique experience.

We will keep you entertained with a year-round programme of events. From tribute acts to dine and disco’s and cabaret nights with world class act’s… experience the glitz and glamour of the best cruise ships and international cabaret clubs! 

So if you enjoy a good night out with dinner and entertainment all under one roof then call today to book your places.

For more information call our events team on: 01603 201 136 or click to email directly


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Hen Nights and Ladies Nights

Planning a 'hen night' can be a headache trying to please everyone.

Our Hen Nights are legendary in The Lancaster Ballroom and now we have even more to offer. 

From The All New 'Good Girls Nights Out' with our new act - The UK Pleasure Boys from May 2018 plus The Ultimate Glam Hen and 80's Parties with CJ and the delightful and outrageous Miss Crystal.

Or it you prefer come along to one of our other tribute or dine and disco nights... there are loads to choose from.

You can have 'The Time of Your Life' at one of our most popular Dirty Dancing Tribute nights or if you're a  'Wannabee' then our Spice Girls Tribute will be right up your street.  Whatever event you choose, you are guaranteed a fabulous and memorable night!

To book just call the Events Team on 01603 201109 or click to email directly

Just come for the evening or make make it a 'Girlie Night Away'

For our exclusive Overnight Hen Package just click here

Hen and Ladies Nights

Upcoming Events


Glam It Up Hen & Pop Party - Saturday 4th

The perfect hen party or night out with the girls (or boys) Get your best dress on ladies and hit Lancaster Ballroom… Christopher and CJ will be entertaining you all night long! There will be hits from the 80’s and some 90’s smash hits plus the outrageous Miss Crystal (Drag Queen) plus lots more with our DJ keeping the party going until 1am

£26.95 per person including 2 course dinner, live act and Disco


Hen night with The UK Pleasure Boys - Friday 17th

The all NEW Good Girls Big Night Out with the UK Pleasure Boys are back for the final time this year… this popular act is the perfect ‘Ladies Night’ and is sure to impress.

£29.95 per lady including 2 course dinner, male dance act and disco *please note this is a female only event

VIP places just £39.95 for front row seating and a glass of prosecco at your table.



Tropicana Nights - Dine and Disco - Friday 7th

A new theme... A night of Wham - George Michael plus the best hits from the 80’s and 90’s to keep you dancing. There will be something for everyone from boy bands and club anthems!

£22.95 per person including free cocktail, 2 course meal with disco


Michael Jackson Tribute - Friday 14th

Fabulous tribute night... Michael Jackson. Rory is a national No 1 Michael Jackson tribute, he has moves of the great man himself he will keep you captivated through his performance.. plus DJ playing all the hits from throughout MJ's career from The Jackson Five and a bit of Motown... all his hits from 79 to 91 and the Best dance floor fillers from throughout the 80's..

As seen on The Voice

£28.95 per person including 3 course dinner, live act and disco


The ‘Casino Royale’ Charity Ball in aid of Leeway and Red Bag Co. - Saturday 15th

Charity ball in aid of Leeway Domestic Violence and Abuse Services and Red Bag Co. A night of glamour and fun with entertainment, DJ, fun casino, raffle and lots more…

£35.00 per person

To book contact the organiser on 07917 442 537


NOW ‘That’s what we call music’ 2000’s Dine & Disco - Saturday 29th

Bringing it right up to date our ‘That’s what we call music’ dine and disco will bring you all the best dance floor fillers and hits from 2000 right up to 2018!

£20.95 per person including 2 course meal with disco



UB40 plus SKA - Reggae hit Tribute - Friday 12th

Brand new Tribute here at Holiday inn Norwich North - UB40 are an English reggae and pop band, formed in December 1978 in Birmingham, England. The band has had more than 50 singles in the UK Singles ... This evening combines UB40 best hits with top Ska anthems and reggae plus our resident DJ will keep with the theme plus play other pop and dance floor fillers after the act!

£29.95 per person including 3 course dinner, amazing duo live on stage and disco


It’s a Kinda Magic - Friday 26th

OMG its Sean Goodman live… Be prepared to have your mind truly blown. An evening that you will never forget. Magic performed live – no camera tricks, no stooges just mind-melting magic of the highest order from Magic Circle Magician, Sean Goodman.

Sean is based locally near Great Yarmouth and has been a professional magician for over 20 years. He is also creator of effects which have been sold worldwide into the magical fraternity, and regularly lectures to Magic Clubs across the UK and Ireland.  Sean lectured at the famous Magic Circle last year in London. He regularly performs at Theatres and venues around the country. Tonight the show will start at 7.30pm with an interval.

After the show the DJ will get everyone up dancing to lots of magical tracks just in time for Halloween!

£19.95 per person including live show, hot snack and disco until midnight.



Pink Ladies to Chic Flicks  - Friday 2nd

This is the ultimate fun night out, with movie hits from all of your favourite chick flicks from Grease, Dirty Dancing, Bridget Jones, Footloose and may more .. Release your inner goddess and sing and dance the night away to these hits. The second set will take you back to the 80's with party hits guaranteed to keep you on the dance floor. Our DJ will play out the night with dance floor filling hits from all eras!

£29.95 per person including 3 course dinner, live act and disco

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To book please call the Events Team on 01603 201109. The office is open weekday from 9am – 5pm but you can also book with the reception team anytime between 7.00am and 10.00pm.

 We will hold your booking for 10 days then require a £10.00 non-refundable deposit (please note we do not send a reminder). Full payment must be made at least 3 weeks before the event date.

For bookings made within 3 weeks we will hold for 3 days and then full payment is required. Once full payment is made no refunds are available and any cancellations cannot be transferred on to other products but of course you can fill the place with another guest.

Please note deposit and full payment are required in one single payment each and cannot be accepted individually.



Arrival is from 7.00pm on arrival please enter through The Lancaster Ballroom entrance where the bar will be open. 

Dinner will be served promptly 8.00pm. After dinner the dancing will commence with the acts taking to the stage or the disco ramping up the atmosphere to get everyone up on their feet.

Our events end a 1.00am (unless otherwise stated)

NOTE: if the guests leave earlier than 1.00am the management may take the decision to close the bar or event a little early to keep up the atmosphere.

Payments can be made by telephone by card or in person by cash.


Note all vouchers are subject to availability at the time of booking and must be mentioned at the time of booking. Events will have a limited number of discounts or voucher spaces so there may be times when we are unable to accept vouchers and discounts. You MUST state is you wish to use a voucher at the time of booking as we will not consider it after that time. . Any voucher must be in date at the time of the event. The voucher must be sent to the Events Team in its original state and also show any membership cards. Without this we will not honour any vouchers

About the evening

Live acts:

Our acts perform usually 2 acts, one after dinner (around 9.45pm) and another later in the evening (10.30-11pm). This format can change on the night depending on the theme or tribute and numbers. Some acts will perform one set if later on stage of approx. 60-70 minutes. There will be background music playing before and during the meal and the DJ will play dance music before, between and after the live act. The DJ will play requests but we can not guarantee all requests will be met.

 Also note: Guests may dance on the dancefloor or at their tables during performances.

Dine and Discos:

Background music on arrival and though dinner then DJ playing music for the rest of the evening from the theme genre of music or a good mix of songs that keeps the dance floor full.

Table sizes etc.

We have cabaret seating, private tables will be arranged for parties of 10 or above, for smaller groups these maybe be joined with others depending on the evening and the event.

The largest table we offer is for 12. For larger groups the tables will be placed together.

We offer VIP Oval size tables for up to 17 guests but these are limited.

On Arrival:

On arrival your party name will be on the table plan. (Your company or organisers name)

Entrance is via The Lancaster Ballroom entrance

VIP places:

These are limited and tables are placed around the dancefloor and each person will enjoy a glass of prosecco at their table - VIP places are just £10.00 per person

The Menu:

We have a set menu, 2 or 3 course dinner depending on end event. Some events have buffets.  These will be clearly stated in our Events Guide.

The menu for the evening will be sent out by email to the organiser approx. 6 weeks before the event then again 3 weeks before. Please share with the rest of your party.

We have a set menu but we ask you to please inform us of any dietary changes at least 14 days prior to the event.  These include the number of vegetarian or vegan guests in your party and any members have special dietary requirements i.e  Gluten Free, Dairy Free etc.

NOTE: it is the organiser’s responsibility to advise the hotel of any special dietary needs in advance as we cannot guarantee alternatives on the night.

Drinks Packages:

Save money and avoid queuing at the bar by taking a look at our drinks packages. These will need to be pre ordered and paid for 14 days prior to the event.

This information can be seen in the Events Guide plus the information will be sent to the organiser 6 weeks prior to the event.

Stay over and make a night of it:

If you wish to stay over we can offer a very special rate from £69.00 - £99.00 per room in a standard bedroom including full breakfast.

Check in from 2pm and have free use of the Leisure club with pool, steam room, sauna and hot tub plus fully equipped gym.  Check out is 12 mid day the following day.

To book please call our hotel reservations team on 01603 410 544 option 4 and quote Event Attendee Rate.

Please note bookings are subject to availability at the time of booking and may not be available during busy periods. A credit or debit card is required to secure your booking. Cancellation fees are payable.

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