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If your phone is flashing with messages like "bro what's the scene for Christmas wali chhuti?", "Christmas plans banao yaar" or "Have you decided on a place for the Christmas party yet?", then you've chanced upon the correct article. Your search for places to let loose with your besties or to go on a Christmas brunch date ends right here, with Boombox Bar Xchange making offers that can't be resisted! In fact, SHOULD NOT be resisted especially because 'tis the season to make merry!

Dear Santa, Christmas Eve just got so much better!

On the 24th of December, you can get your hands on FREE shopping vouchers and gift giveaways all throughout the day here at BBX and you can even grab a complimentary vodka shot if you wear your red or green apparels, to add to the Christmassy vibe. That's not it! To ensure a good gooood night ahead of us, Boombox is bringing in DJ Santa to spin the console and we're oh-so-ready to be a part of this crowd.

If we're talking about Christmas, can desserts and drinks be far behind? Nopity, not on BBX's watch. Here at Boombox, you've gotta indulge in drunken revelry with your squad because it's the holiday season after all and what's a break without booze anyway?! You can order Mulled Wine with a Dry Fruit Brownie at just ₹425 and their X'Mas LIIT, a speciality of this festive phase, is marked at ₹625++. If you're a red wine person, then go for the Sangria pitcher which will be available for ₹1,750++ and we promise, you'll be tempted to go for another one. With your meal, a Rum Ball dessert will be complimentary, so if you've been planning on cutting out on calories or putting a cap on your drinking, we'd recommend you not to daydream!

Christmas is a 'Claus' for Celebration!

Exactly at 12 AM when the church bells will signal the birth of baby JC, BBX will shoot their shot and there are high chances of you being dead drunk too. Meaning at midnight, they'll be firing Cold Gun Shots to usher in the 25th and it surely holds promises of being a lit AF night.

On Christmas day, you can come over to Boombox for a brunch session with bae and since the price is pegged at 1,199++ for each person, you two wouldn't have to worry about sheling out a lot. This brunch would include live BBQ, pasta and pizza stations, a fresh fruit chocolate bar, amidst other options to keep your tummy busy, coupled with live artistes for your Instagram stories. For their patrons, BBX will be handing out FREE Rum Ball and Dry Fruit Brownie too, which is just too exciting for the sweet tooths around. To balance out the sweetness, you can order for a pitcher of Sangria or if you're Mulled Wine conoisseur, then trust BBX to serve you the best kind of it. Just like the previous day, you've gotta wear your reds and greens, to get a surprise gift, so even if you're on Santa's naughty list, Boombox will make up for it!

'Yule' be sorry if you miss out on BBX

To make it all even better, Boombox will be bringing in Christmas props for your perfect selfies and we see no reason for you to not be here! They're making us offers which we cannot refuse and their glam-chic vibe coupled with Lucknow's panoramic view, surely tempts the devil out of us. So chalk a plan already, coordinate your outfits and step out to indulge in the Christmassy feels.

Location: 13th Floor, Summit Building, Vibhuti Khand, Gomti Nagar, Lucknow

Contact: +91 8068971427

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