CEF President’s Annual Dinner 2024

23 January 2024   Past Presidents  

We are delighted to announce that the 2024 CEF President's Annual Dinner is now open for table bookings from CEF members and non-members.


Following the success of the CEF President’s Annual Dinner in 2023, this prestigious event returns to the Culloden Estate & Spa on Friday 22nd March 2024.

A video reminder of last year's event with Patrick Kielty can be viewed Here
.   Further information is available in our 2024 Brochure here.

As the first major black tie business event of each year, the CEF President’s Annual Dinner is an ideal opportunity for both CEF members and the wider business sector to enjoy a champagne reception, followed by fine dining and wines, and insightful commentary and light-hearted entertainment before closing the evening socialising with music, friends and colleagues.

We are delighted this year will again be hosted by Pamela Ballentine in the Stuart Suite of the Culloden Hotel, Holywood:

  • 7.00pm drinks reception with the Ionian String Quartet
  • 7.30pm sharp, call to be seated
  • Welcome and keynote address by celebrated economist David McWilliams
  • Dinner
  • Entertainment from comedian and TV personality, Zoe Lyons
  • Music til late by Jukebox Unplugged
  • 1:00am Carriages

Dress Code is Black Tie.

The occasion is a top-quality opportunity to entertain staff, clients and guests and to catch up with friends during what promises to be another memorable evening.

If you would like to book seats or a table, the 2024 Booking Form can be found here



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