Gig Guide: Where to Party for New Year's Eve 2015
Check out the countdown events, parties, gigs, and more.
Thursday, December 31
New Year Countdown to 2016
Where: Eastwood Mall Open Park, Eastwood City, Quezon City
Why you should go: Be part of the grandest New Year celebration at the Eastwood Quezon City New Year Countdown to 2016! Big stars like Rico Blanco and Christian Bautista will be performing, plus catch the grand fireworks display and dazzling star drop come midnight.
Other details: Party starts at 6 p.m. For more information, call 709-0888 or 709-9888.
Spectacular New Year 2016
Where: Makati Shangri-La, Ayala Avenue corner Makati Avenue, Makati City
Why you should go: It’s a Spectacular New Year as Makati Shangri-La takes you on an unforgettable evening on Broadway and Times Square. Indulge in a succulent feast and revel in the merry-making and good cheer as the clock strikes 12!
Other details: Festivities start at 6 p.m. For reservations, contact Restaurant Reservations at 814-2580 or e-mail email@example.com.
A New Year State of Mind
Where: Diamond Hotel Philippines, Roxas Boulevard corner Dr. J. Quintos Street, Manila
Why you should go: Welcome 2016 with a bang at the New Year Countdown Party featuring Retrospect, Xarchy Band, and DJ Marx Monterola. Indulge at the dinner buffet at Corniche from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. and attend the countdown party where you have the chance to win roundtrip airline tickets for two to Bohol!
Other details: The night starts at 6 p.m. Ticket price is at P3,300 nett per person.
Carnival de Venezia
Where: Sofitel Philippine Plaza Manila, CCP Complex, Roxas Boulevard, Pasay City
Why you should go: In its first grand celebration, Sofitel sets the trail for the expansive Harbor Garden Tent where you may slip your masks on and bask in the burst of color of Carnival de Venezia. Live entertainment takes you to the New Year care of featured musical acts: the 10-piece chamber orchestra, Manila String Machine, and the seven-piece full band Brass Pas Pas Pas Pas.
Other details: Dinner starts at 7 p.m. Rate is set at P4,712++ per person, inclusive of free-flowing beer, softdrinks, and a glass of sparkling wine. Call 551-5555 for inquiries.
White and Wild: New Year Countdown Foam Party
Where: F1 Hotel Manila, 32nd Street, Bonifacio Global City
Why you should go: Attend a one-of-a-kind New Year party experience! Party all night as you enjoy a delectable buffet spread, free flowing drinks, lots of foam and great beats from our guest DJ, Mia Ayesa. Pay only P2,999 nett per person with dinner buffet at F All Day Dining Restaurant from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Other details: The night starts at 7 p.m. For reservations, contact 928-9888.
Colours of Bollywood
Where: Buddha-Bar Manila, Picar Place, Kalayaan Avenue, Makati City
Why you should go: Buddha-Bar Manila will be celebrating the vibrant colors of Bollywood for their countdown to 2016. Enjoy their offered array of dishes, bubbles and sparklings together with exciting prizes and fun entertainment.
Other details: Doors open at 7 p.m. No door charge! For inquiries and reservations, call 856-6719, 856-6859, or 0998-983-3918.
Neon New Year
Where: Vue Bar at The Bellevue Manila, North Bridgeway, Filinvest Corporate City, Alabang, Muntinlupa City
Why you should go: Count down to 2016 at Vue Bar at The Bellevue Manila and witness a 360-degree view of fireworks in the South. Celebrate the New Year with music from Yamato and The Brothers and a special performance from Michelle O Bombshell.
Other details: Show starts at 8 p.m. Tickets at P2,650 for adults and P1,800 for children ages six to 12 years old. Adult rates include cocktails, entertainment, party poppers, noisemakers, and a chance to win raffle prizes. Tickets are available at the front desk. Call 771-8181, 0917-8718181, or 0918-8718181.
Casino Royale: The New Year’s Eve Party
Where: Royal Club, 5345 General Luna Street, Makati City
Why you should go: Las Vegas DJ Werwolvz together with all of Royal’s resident DJs Soulful Jigs, ChirsMyk and Ron Tena will bring you the best EDM, Top 40, and Hip-Hop hits of all time as you usher in 2016 in this Vegas-themed party night.
Other details: Doors open at 9 p.m. For table reservation and inquiries, contact 0928-666-6661, 0917-678-6606, or 831-0184.
Live To Tell: A New Year’s Eve Party
Where: Columbus Function Room, Discovery Suites, 25 ADB Avenue, Ortigas Center, Pasig City
Why you should go: Ring in 2016 with a vibrant fireworks display gleaming in the equally stunning Ortigas skyline. A pulsating dance floor awaits at Columbus, where Human Race will perform Madonna’s best hits.
Other details: Party starts at 10 p.m. P2,750 nett per person, inclusive of dinner at 22 Prime. For inquiries and reservations, call 719-8888 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Countdown to 2016 Pool Party
Where: Sky Lounge at Luxent Hotel, 51 Timog Avenue, South Triangle, Quezon City
Why you should go: Ring in the New Year at the Sky Lounge and enjoy the evening with all-you-can-eat barbecue cookout and bar chows, free-flowing booze and dance on the groove of Luna Bites Band. Overnight stay gift certificates and other surprises will also be given away.
Other details: Party starts at 10 p.m. P1,588 nett per adult and P800 nett per children from seven to 15 years of age. For inquiries or reservations, contact 863-7777.
Thursday, December 31
New Year, New Era
Where: Club Haze at The Fort Strip, Bonifacio Global City
Why you should go: Celebrate at Club Haze for one last time and cheer for a brand new year. On the decks are the original Club Haze Crew: DJ Johnboy, Ian Sandrz, Chris Raueber, and Ricky Daker.
Other details: Party starts at 10 p.m. For VIP tables and reservations, call or text 0917-931-8444 or 0917-884-7333.
A Hat Affair: A New Year’s Eve Countdown
Where: House Manila, The Remington Hotel, Resorts World, Newport Boulevard, Pasay City
Why you should go: Welcome 2016 with a bang! Party with international guest DJ Dana Jasmine, DJ Spank, and DJ Lady Trinity. There will also be special performances from the Ibiza's Universo Robots & the House Society Dancers!
Other details: Be there by 10 p.m. For VIP table reservations, contact 0915-965-7715 or 0916-638-7666.
New Year’s Bling
Where: Imperial Ice Bar, 5th Avenue corner 26th Avenue, Bonifacio Global City
Why you should go: Show up with your New Year’s bling and gold on the 31st because Imperial is throwing the dopest countdown party! Say holla to 2016 at #TheHouseOfHipHopAndRnb with Funk Avy, Jeb Tizon, DJ Nina, and Mc Ron Thug.
Other details: Party starts at 10 p.m. For tables and inquiries, contact 0917-542-8831.
New Year’s Eve Ball
Where: 71 Gramercy at The Gramercy, Kalayaan Avenue corner Salamanca Street, Century City, Makati City
Why you should go: Celebrate New Year above them all! Watch the fireworks all over the city and dine exquisitely with a specially prepared menu by Chef Carlo Miguel. For those that want a more sophisticated celebration, come on over to 71 Gramercy on NYE!
Other details: Party starts at 10 p.m. For inquiries, contact 0917-847-7535.
One Night: New Year’s Eve Masquerade Ball
Where: Paradis Manila, New World Hotel, Esperanza Street corner Makati Avenue, Makati City
Why you should go: Wear your most creative mask and dance with a stranger As Paradis brings you One Night full of mystery this New Year’s Eve featuring John Robinson.
Other details: Party starts at 10 p.m. For inquiries, contact 0917-860-4929 or 0917-581-3572.
Where: The Brewery at The Palace, Uptown Fort, 10th Avenue corner 38th Street, Bonifacio Global City
Why you should go: Say hello to a brand New Year at The Brewery. It's their first NYE party and they’re prepping a big one. Party music composed of Top 40s and club anthems by DJs Issa Ramos, Rico Arce, and X Factor.
Other details: Party starts at 10 p.m. For table reservations, contact 0917-813-9429.
The New Year’s Eve White Party
Where: Pangaea at the City of Dreams Manila, Roxas Boulevard, Parañaque City
Why you should go: The Bassjackers will be causing madness on New Year’s Eve! They've done it once and they'll do it even better this time around. Welcome the new year with a bang!
Other details: Be there by 11 p.m. For VIP table reservations, contact 0917-3813398 or e-mail PangaeaTableReservations@cod-manila.com. For guest list reservations, e-mail email@example.com.
Jack Your New Year
Where: Chaos at the City of Dreams Manila, Roxas Boulevard, Parañaque City
Why you should go: Pangaea Manila brings you the New Year's Eve White Party on Thursday, December 31st together with Johnnie Walker and Ciroc Vodka. Toast to the color of the year and welcome only greatness this 2016 with music by international resident DJ Erok Agram!
Other details: Be there by 11 p.m. For VIP table reservations, contact 0917-3813398 or e-mail ChaosTableReservations@cod-manila.com.
Friday, January 1
2016 New Year Party
Where: Globe Circuit Events Grounds, Hipodromo Street, Makati City
Why you should go: Start your 2016 right with great music from your favorite OPM artists!
Enjoy live music from Rico Blanco and Up Dharma Down this January 1 at the Globe Circuit Events Ground. Have a spectacular time with your friends and the rest of your year will surely be merry and bright!
Other details: Events starts 6 p.m. Entrance is free!
Saturday, January 2
Otto Knows Live
Where: Chaos at the City of Dreams Manila, Roxas Boulevard, Parañaque City
Why you should go: Get ready to scream because DJ Otto Knows will be here on the 2nd and he's kicking off 2016 with madness! It's only right to start the year with a bang!
Other details: Be there by 11 p.m. For VIP table reservations, contact 0917-3813398 or email ChaosTableReservations@cod-manila.com.