December 28 2015
THIS WEEK IN GASTOWN: New Years Eve
Written by Gastown Admin
NEW YEAR’S EVE MASQUERADE
“Inspired by the epic romance of Versailles Masquerade, Secret Location and partners present a passage back in time through to the age of French Enlightenment.”
More info here.
GUILT & CO. PRESENTS: A GUILTY NEW YEAR
Ring in 2016 with 2015’s darlings and dapper gents at Guilt & Company! Live Music by Guilt & Co’s head matriarch Tonye Aganaba and intimate and interactive performances by our delightful pals The Darlings Cabaret! Here’s a little preview.
NEW YEAR’S @ BAUHAUS
Bauhaus has a special New Years Eve menu featuring foie gras, poached char and beef tenderloin. Add champagne & wine pairings to ring in the new year right.
NEW YEAR’S EVE @ L’ABATTOIR
L’Abattoir will offer their regular à la carte menu with the last seating at 10:15 p.m.; guests hoping to ring in the New Year are more than welcome to join at the bar.
Dinner in the private space will include a canapé reception with a welcome cocktail at 7:00 p.m., followed by a sit-down dinner at 7:30. Tickets are $175 each, plus an 18% gratuity and must be presold. Tickets are transferrable but not refundable. Parties can be two to six guests. The menu is set, with no substitutions or special requests available and is not suitable for vegetarians. However, with enough advance notice Chef Lee may be able to work something out for a guest with specific allergies.
NEW YEAR’S EVE @ THE BLARNEY STONE
New Year’s Eve at The Blarney Stone will include, a dinner buffet, a balloon drop at midnight, complimentary champagne, confetti cannons, hats and noisemakers for everyone, live music and DJ.
Price is $45 with dinner and $35 without. Tickets are at blarneystone.ca
NEW YEAR’S EVE @ POURHOUSE
The Pourhouse will feature a live four piece band and dinner specials. Fancy dress code in effect. No cover.
NYE16 @ THE LAMPLIGHTER PUBLIC HOUSE
DJ Wakeeta will be spinning while you enjoy a 3 course dinner and complimentary champagne.
Get tickets here.
ILLUMINATE @ M.I.A.
Celebrate New Years Eve 2016 at M.I.A. with Floetic & Stimulant J of the Dynasty Boys and a special guest playing all the best hits of Hip-Hop, R&B and Dance music.
Head here for more info.
NEW YEAR’S EVE @ THE PORTSIDE PUB
It’s your last night to go bananas with the crew at Portside. There’s free appies until 8pm and the DJ’s will keep you bumpin’ and grindin’ until 3am. Plus, free champagne at midnight.
Get the deets here.
KEEP IT REAL @ CHILL WINSTON
No tickets, no markups, no pretentious hype. Just a really good time in a really good room with really good people. Celebration without the pressure. The way it should be. There are two seatings – 5:30 to 8:30 for those who want to fill their bellies before heading out on the town and 9pm to 1am with party favours, DJ and a champagne toast at midnight. Make your reservations here.
RING IT IN @ THE REVEL ROOM
Ring in the New Year with the Hot Mammas & Tom Arntzen. It’s a little jazz, a little swing and a little soul. Doors open at 6pm and the show starts at 8pm with a champagne toast and party favours. Seating is limited so reserve your table now.
NYE @ THE BOURBON
Looking for a big-time country get-down that you won’t soon forget? The Bourbon is hosting a NYE bash with balloon drop, midnight toast and give aways all night long. Spring for the party package and get a cowboy hat, photo and front of the line priveledges for the mechanical bull.
Find out more here.
SEAFOOD CELEBRATION @ CORK & FIN
Tuck in to the Chef’s five course tasting menu with wine & cocktail pairings. There are two seatings to satify all and vegetarian option available upon request.
COME CELEBRATE @ NICLI PIZZERIA
Start your year off right with a meal that brings together all the touchstones of Italian culture—a welcoming family and authentic food and wine. There’s an early seating at 7pm and a NYE seating at 9:30pm. Chef David Tozer will be welcoming 2016 with an elegant and sophisticated five-course meal.
Buy tickets here.
BREAK WITH TRADITION @ THE FLYING PIG
Stop by early for the regular fare or make a reservation for the gala dinner starting at 9pm.
SAY CHEERS @ BAMBUDDA
The menu includes lobster, wood ear mushroom gnocchi w/ bouillabaisse. Enough said.