PDP 5th Birthday Party 2018

2018 will see Polka Dots and Petticoats 5th Birthday!

To mark a fabulous 5 years, we have decided to celebrate in style with a one-off fifties themed event!

When is it?

Saturday 25th August 2018

7 for 7.30pm until midnight

Where is it?

The Athenaeum, Angel Hill, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk, IP33 1LU

About the Event

You can look forward to a fabulous, fun, fifties style evening!

'Swing Machine' - a live 17 piece swing band will be with us for the evening to provide the music, with a special guest appearance by the fabulous vintage vocal trio 'The Rockabellas'

A welcome drink on arrival and fifties diner themed 2 course hot buffet will be provided (vegetarian options will be available)

Our fabulous photoshoot photographer Cheryl Johnson of Feel Good Photos will be on hand to capture the evening on camera and photograph you in all your fabulousness on arrival!

Don't miss it!

Dress Code

We hope you will join in the spirit of the evening and take the opportunity to dress accordingly!

For the ladies - fifities style attire (petticoats would be wonderful, but are not compulsory!)

For the gents - suits or smart casual

(No t-shirts or jeans please)


Tickets are £50 per person.

Instalment options are available if you wish to spread the cost - see below for further details.

Payment options (prices shown are per ticket):

Full payment

when applying for tickets

Two instalments

£25 deposit payment when applying for tickets

£25 balance payment due 1st June 2018

Three instalments

£20 deposit payment when applying for tickets

£15 payment due 1st May 2018

£15 payment due 1st June 2018

To apply for tickets:

Please complete the form below to apply for your tickets, ensuring all fields are completed as necessary.

You will receive a Paypal invoice* within 24 hours (excluding weekends).  Please note your tickets are not reserved until full payment or the deposit payment (whichever you choose) has been paid.

Tickets will be sent out by post by the end of April along with a local accommodation and information pack for those who have made full payment.  For those paying by instalments, tickets will be sent on receipt of your final payment.

*Please note you do not need to have, or sign up for, a Paypal account to make your payment.  Payment can be made by any major debit or credit card without a Paypal account.

Terms and Conditions

      • Please note this is a ticket only event, and for adults only. Husbands, partners, friends and relatives are most welcome. We will ask for the names of your guests when you request tickets and we will be operating a guest list checklist on arrival. No tickets will be available on the night, on the door.

      • Please note payments, deposit payments and instalment payments are non-refundable and non-transferable under any circumstances.  If the event is officially cancelled for any reason, you will receive a refund for the full ticket price.

      • A welcome drink is provided on your arrival.  Subsequent drinks are available to purchase at the on site cash bar throughout the night and are not included in the ticket price.
      • We reserve the right to refuse any application for tickets.
          Polka Dots and Petticoats Party 2018 - ticket application
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