Organize a gala evening in Normandy
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Your gala evening at the Deauville Convention Center
Why choose Deauville for your gala evening
Your evening event should be a memorable event, an exceptional celebration.
Deauville is the ideal destination for a gala evening in Normandy if you wish to organize :
- A gala evening less than 2 hours from Paris : Deauville’s geographical location in the center of Normandy is optimal. Deauville is accessible by public transport, by plane and via the A13 motorway.
- A seaside gala : imagine gathering your guests on the terraces of the CID, on the seafront, a stone’s throw from the beach of Deauville and its famous “Planches”…
- An event all on foot : once in Deauville, participants can quickly reach all the event venues for a gala evening all on foot: hotels, meeting rooms, reception venue…
- Make a lasting impression and create a surprise : Deauville is an internationally renowned destination that conveys an image of excellence and reflects your company’s values. Deauville gives your business event an official and prestigious character!
The choice of the CID Deauville for your gala evening from 50 to 4500 people
The Normandy convention center is the place to host a gala evening in Deauville: The Centre International de Deauville has the modular spaces to host memorable gala evenings:
- The CID’s seaside terraces are open to the organization of galas in Normandy
- The large exhibition halls, for large-scale professional events
- Or the Villa le Cercle, a reception venue for a gala evening in a warm and intimate atmosphere
- Reception areas complementary to the event: spaces for conferences, seminar rooms, private rooms for groups, colloquiums…
The support of CID event professionals for your gala in Normandy
An experienced event team will help you choose the venue that will make the most of your guests’ minds at your gala in Deauville. An event project manager and a stage manager will accompany you for your organizational solutions and choices:
- The choice of the theme of your event: movie night, casino night, beach night…
- The implementation of the animations of your evening: DJ, musical group, photo booth…
- The choice of the best local and regional caterers for your gala dinner: seated meal or standing cocktail,
- Installation of audiovisual equipment, sound system, dance floor…
The Deauville Convention Center is a reference for the organization of a gala evening: the CID has many spaces to organize your gala evening, and has the event expertise for a tailor-made solution. Indeed, the Centre International de Deauville offers you the possibility of organizing a customized gala that reflects your personality and your values on the Côte Fleurie in Calvados.
What do our clients say?
Nicolas LizartSecretary General - MEDEF
Organizing an event, even an ambitious one, at the C.I.D. is very easy, the teams go out of their way to meet our requirements, which can be strong and late! The pressure on the organization is reduced and it is very appreciable.
Agnès VioletDirector of Operations WMH Project
Annual medical congress at the CID in Deauville at the beginning of May 2022 with 350 participants. Very well equipped and clean venue. A very professional team, attentive to the client's needs, both during the response to the AO and on site, showing great flexibility and knowing how to take our needs into account,
Proposing solutions, always available. The technical assistance of quality also showing flexibility. The catering team was also available, with carefully prepared buffets, respecting the schedules.
In short, a big thank you to all. We really feel a positive, benevolent and respectful spirit in this company.
Sandrine ChristophAssistant to Vincent Guiraud Chaumeil General Manager of the French subsidiary
An incredible place whose geographical uniqueness is a major asset. A young, agile and efficient team, always attentive to our needs and reactive throughout the event. Our success is also yours, thank you.
Choose a committed and sustainable venue for your corporate gala
By choosing an ISO 20121 certified Convention Center, you ensure that you are working with a committed and responsible venue for your corporate gala. This standard was born in June 2012, before the London Olympic Games, and integrates sustainable development into the event business.
The CID Deauville works in constant collaboration with the City of Deauville, the security services and the State: the Normandy convention center is certified Safe Congress and Sécuri-site to guarantee the safety of participants in professional events.
How to successfully organize a gala evening
The objectives of the gala evening can be multiple. It is an event of great importance, organized to share an essential information, to celebrate a date or an important success:
- A company anniversary, to value and thank your employees
- An inauguration party or product launch
- To celebrate the conquest of new markets or new partnerships
- A fundraiser during a charity gala
- Rewarding participants during an awards ceremony
In general, the gala evening is beneficial to your brand image, it allows you to bring together all the actors of the company's success: the employees, the distribution network, the sales force, the partners, the service providers, the institutions... to leave a positive memory in their minds.
How to organize a gala evening?
The gala evening represents a real organizational challenge. It requires the completion of several essential steps:
- Establish the objectives of the gala evening
- Establish the guest list and the number of participants for the gala
- Define the budget for the event
- Choose the ideal location for your gala evening
- Define the theme, the atmosphere of the evening and the entertainment
- Develop the program for your gala evening
- Send the invitations
- Think about the communication before, during and after the event to optimize the impact of your professional event
The choice of the venue for the gala evening
For the organization of an exceptional professional event such as your gala evening, bet on :
- a place to host major international trade shows and galas. You will benefit from the advice of a specialized event team, for a classic ceremony or an original service!
- a venue that is easily accessible and convenient to offer your guests the ease of travel. Check the availability of transportation and the distances to be covered by the participants of your gala,
- a venue that meets the highest standards: your goal is to dazzle your guests with a memorable gala! The CID Centre des Congrès de Deauville benefits from the prestigious image of the resort of Deauville, and is one of the best convention centers in France to organize an unforgettable event.
The gala evening is an essential event in business tourism. This exceptional event reinforces the positive image of your company, take care to choose an accessible and idyllic reception venue. Your gala evening must take place in a place that reflects the image of the company and the exceptional character of the event. Let an event team accompany you to ensure the success of your event !