New Year’s Eve Parties and Events to Close 2013
Welcome 2014 with these exciting parties and events!
(SPOT.ph) Start your year with some singing, some dancing, some champagne, and a little bit of luck. Take your pick among these New Year's Eve countdown parties and say goodbye to 2013 in style!
Clubs and Bars
Hedkandi New Year's Eve
Where: Club Haze, 26th St., The Fort Strip
Why you should go: As the voice behind the global house brand Hed Kandi, DJ Andy will grace the decks at Club Haze's Hedkandi New Year Party! He is known to be a party crowd pleaser so you're guaranteed an awesome start to the year!
Other details: Gates open 8 p.m. Door charge at P888, inclusive of two drinks. For reservations or inquiries, contact 09279684331 or 09178847333
Champagne New Year's Eve Ball
Where: Opus Lounge, 2/F Newport Mall, Resorts World Manila, Pasay City
Why you should go: Toast to the New Year by celebrating it in the most opulent way! Have some champagne while you hit the dance floor to the music of DJs Jet Boado, Cao Ocampo, and Karl Ty.
Other details: Party starts by 10 p.m. Call 09178094093 for table rates.
New Year Countdown Great Gatsby Party
Where: Buddha-Bar Manila, Picar Place, Kalayaan Ave., Makati City
Why you should go: A glamorous countdown will happen at Buddha-Bar Manila! Savor their four-course dinner set at P1800 net. And in true Gatsby style, for only P1000 door charge, get a glass of Piper-Heidsieck champagne. Open bar of Cointreau and Mount Gay rum cocktails from 11 to 12 midnight!
Other details: Doors open 9 p.m. For reservations, contact (02)8566719 or (02)8566859
New Year’s Eve
Where: TIME in Manila, 7840 Makati Ave., Makati City
Why you should go: Dance until the first sunrise of 2014 with music from Ingo Vogelmann and Pav Parrotte.
Other details: Doors open by 1 a.m. of January 1st. P300 door charge for discounted list and P500 regular door charge. For reservations and other inquiries, contact 09055596531
Another Year To Keep Walking
Where: URBN Bar and Kitchen, 3rd Floor, Fort Pointe II Building, 28th St., Bonifacio Global City
Why you should go: Johnnie Walker supplies the drinks at this New Year’s Eve party! That’s enough motivation to keep you walking until next year, eh?
Other details: Open 10 p.m. onwards. For table reservations, contact 09175649333
Hotels and Casinos
Have A Groovy New Year!
Where: Discovery Suites, 25 ADB Ave., Ortigas Center, Pasig City
Why you should go: Enjoy this 70s-themed dinner party! Stuff yourselves with cuisines from all over the world and then proceed to the Columbus Room, where you can groove to the beat of the Human Race band. At midnight, make sure to check out their unique skyline view of fireworks over the metro!
Other details: International Buffet and Countdown Party ticket priced at P 2,650 net per person. For reservations call (02)7198888 or (02)7196822
Yuletide Feast at Le Bar
Where: Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila, CCP Complex, Roxas Boulevard, Pasay City
Why you should go: Indulge in a three-course set menu, which includes venison filet with grand huntsman sauce, spiced braised cabbage with buttered carrots and asparagus, and truffle shavings and chestnuts puree. You can burn those carbs later, when DJ Sanya Smith and The Zombettes usher in the New Year with a countdown party.
Other details: Dinner from 6 to 10 p.m. Countdown party starts at 11 p.m. Rate is set at P3,300++ per pax with a complimentary glass of sparkling wine. For reservations, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Hotels and Casinos
Cheers! A Dinner & Dance Affair
Where: Centennial Hall in the Manila Hotel, One Rizal Park, Manila
Why you should go: Nonoy Lopez and his 20-piece ensemble will be entertaining families and couples who will ring in the New Year at Manila Hotel's buffet dinner and dance celebration.
Other details: Tickets at P3,800 net per head and each confirmed table of 10 gets a complimentary bottle of wine. For reservations, call (02)5270011 local 1270 or 1383
Confetti New Year's Eve Party At The Lobby
Where: Manila Hotel, One Rizal Park, Manila
Why you should go: Another party happening at Manila Hotel this New Year's Eve is of a gastronomic kind. Feast your eyes and tummies at their crossover buffet, where you can taste dishes from Café Ilang-Ilang, Mabuhay Palace, and Champagne Room. Don't forget the desserts served at the Lobby Lounge, where Route 70 will also be performing.
Other details: P3800 net per head for this crossover buffet. For reservations, contact (02)5270011 local 1261
Casino Royale 2014 Countdown Party
Where: Grand Ballroom in the InterContinental Manila, 1 Ayala Ave., Makati City
Why you should go: What’s your fortune for 2014? Test your luck as InterContinental Manila welcomes the New Year Casino Royale-style! Enjoy champagne and live music from the Silk band with your family and friends.
Other details: Party starts 8 p.m. Party tickets are Php4,000++ per adult and Php1,500++ per child below 12 years old. Book now by calling (02)7937000 ext. 373-376.
Countdown at the Lobby
Where: Makati Shangri-La, Ayala Ave., corner Makati Ave., Makati City
Why you should go: Makati Shangri-La makes sure you won't go hungry come 2014! Choose among their buffet packages and take the front seat when soul siren Nina belt out some tunes as powerful as fireworks.
Other details: Prices start at P5500. For inquiries and reservations, contact (02)8138888
New Year Countdown Pool Party
Where: Luxent Hotel, 51 Timog Ave., South Triangle, Quezon City
Why you should go: On a budget but still want the hotel experience of a New Year's Eve party? Take a splash at Luxent's Pool Party where you can have UNLIMITED off-the-grill food and drinks! There will also be a raffle, a live band, and an uninterrupted view of Quezon City's fireworks display.
Other details: Party starts 10 p.m. Only for P999 net per person!
New Year's Eve "Great Gatsby" Gala Ball and Dinner
Where: The Peninsula Manila, Ayala Ave., corner Makati Ave., Makati City
Why you should go: In the mood to dress up in 20s Jazz ensembles? Then go to the Great Gatsby Gala Ball and Dinner and get a "Gatsby" Champagne Cocktail for P7900. Take pleasure in good food, good wine, good music, and good company as you bid 2013 adieu.
Other details: Dinner and party starts 9 p.m. Makati Shangri-La also offers different buffet and set dinners at Old Manila, Spices, Escolta, and Salon de Ning restaurants. For reservations and inquiries, contact (02)8872888 or email email@example.com
In Suites New Year Revelry
Where: Astoria Plaza Manila, J. Escriva Drive, Ortigas Business Center, Pasig City
Why you should go: Settling somewhere smoke-free and quiet? Avail of Astoria Plaza’s holiday promo! P4300++ per night for a one-bedroom suite and P6100++ per night for a two-bedroom suite. All in-house guests booked on December 31 will also receive a bottle of sparkling wine per room, party hats, and noisemakers for their private festivities.
Other details: For bookings and inquiries, contact (02)6871111 or (02)9100270
Hotels and Casinos
Samba Like It Hot
Where: Dusit Thani Manila, Ayala Center, Makati City
Why you should go: Don’t be deceived by their poster. Dusit promises one hot start to the year with a dance-’til-next-year Samba sesh.
Other details: Non-stop dancing starts 10 p.m. For inquiries and table reservations, call (02)2388888
Countdown to 2014 at Diamond Hotel
Where: Diamond Hotel, Roxas Boulevard cor. Dr. J. Quintos, Pasay City
Why you should go: Avail of Diamond Hotel’s Dinner Buffet at Corniche for only P3,999 net per person! This will include a glass of Piper Heidseick, party favors, and access to the New Year's Eve countdown, featuring the music of SPIRIT OF '67. Those availing of this dinner buffet will also get a chance to win a roundtrip ticket to London!
Other details: They also have less expensive dinner buffets ranging from P1,188 net per person to P3,000 net per person at their Sky Lounge, Yurakuen, and Lobby Lounge. For table reservation and inquiries, contact (02)5283000
Toast! Solaire Countdown to 2014
Where: Solaire Grand Ballroom at the Solaire Resort and Casino, Entertainment City, Aseana Ave., Parañaque City
Why you should go: Solaire’s countdown to 2014 boasts of exhillirating audio-visual spectacles and explosive performances headlined by Pops Fernandez and Joey G.
Other details: Performances begin by 8 p.m. Ticket prices start at P4,500, inclusive of heavy cocktails, party favors, one drink, and access to the ultra-lounge and dinner concert.
Roaring 2014: A Great Gatsby New Year’s Eve Party
Where: Acacia Hotel Manila, 5400 East Asia Drive corner Commerce Avenue, Filinvest Corporate City, Alabang, Muntinlupa City
Why you should go: A delectable dinner buffet with live entertainment and fireworks display await you at Acacia Hotel Manila, for only Php 2,288 nett per person! You can also avail of their New Year’s Eve room package, inclusive of two tickets for the countdown party.
Other details: Party starts 8:30 p.m. For inquiries and reservations, call (02)7202000 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Party At The Rooftop!
Where: Hyatt Regency Hotel and Casino, 1588 Pedro Gil cor. M.H. Del Pilar, Manila
Why you should go: No better way to ring in 2014 than an amazing skyline view of the fireworks! Hyatt opens its rooftop for guests and and promises a night of entertainment, good food, and fine drinks.
Other details: Rooftop opens 10:30 p.m. Only P1,000 for hotel residents, members, and guests and P1,200 for walk-in guests and inclusive of three drinks!
Where: Embassy Ballroom Foyer at Traders Hotel Manila, 3001 Roxas Boulevard, Pasay City
Why you should go: Toast to 2014 with unlimited iced tea and soda, two bottles of beer and a glass of champagne while dancing to the music of DJ Nina Saputil!
Other details: Pop the bubbly starting 10 p.m. for only P1,088 net per person! Call (02)7084888 ext. 2402 or 09178629379
Street and Mall Parties
Eastwood City's New Year Countdown to 2014
Where: Eastwood Mall Open Park, Eastwood City
Why you should go: Be dazzled at this grand get-together of music stars, which will be topbilled by American Idol Season 11 Runner-up Jessica Sanchez! Bamboo, South Border, Up Dharma Down, The Voice of the Philippines winner Mitoy and The Draybers, and DJ Ace Ramos will also be playing through the morning. The celebration culminates in a fireworks display and the Dazzling Star Drop - Eastwood's homage to New York City's Ball Drop in Time Square.
Other details: Event starts 6 p.m. For more information, call the Megaworld Lifestyle Malls Concierge at (02)7099888, (02)7090888 or 0917-8380111
3 Cheers To The New Year
Where: Newport Mall, Resorts World Manila, Pasay City
Why you should go: Just drop by the Newport Mall at Resorts World Manila and choose a party suited to your musical taste! Be serenaded by Richard Poon and Class of Six at the Genting Club (by invitation only) or you rock with Yeng Constantino, The Dawn, Mitoy and The Draybers, Class of Six and Banda Kawayan at the lobby. You can also choose to dance to the music of The Company, The Moments, and Mitoy and The Draybers at Bar 360.
Other details: Celebration starts 5 p.m. Free entrance for the rock stage, while a cover charge of P500-700 for members and P1500 for non-members applies to Bar 360. For inquiries, contact (02)8366333 or (02)9088833