Bring a group for an elegant luncheon or dinner in a private room during A Longwood Christmas.
Groups may reserve the Terra Cotta Room at The Terrace for a catered event on the following dates:
- November 22–27, 2019
- December 2–20, 2019
- January 2–5, 2020
Groups may select one dining time per day, based on availability: 12:30–2:30 pm, 3:30–5:30 pm, or 7:00–9:00 pm.
To book a Yuletide event, a catering contract for a minimum of 25 guests is required. The maximum room capacity is 65 guests. Special Yuletide menus are used exclusively. Timed Gardens Admission Tickets are also required and are not included in the catering price. Final guest count and payment for both catering and tickets are due one week prior to the event.
View the Yuletide menus:
- Yuletide Sandwich Buffet Menu (PDF)
- Yuletide Buffet Luncheon Menu (PDF)
- Yuletide Beer & Wine Reception Menu (PDF)
- Yuletide Cocktail Reception Menu (PDF)
- Yuletide Cocktail Recption + Buffet Dinner Menu (PDF)
Contact the Special Events office to request more information:
Please note that private events are no longer offered during Gardens hours at other times of the year. Learn more about Dining & Food and other Group Dining Options, or browse answers to FAQs regarding Private Events, Meetings, and Room Rentals.