Say hello to 2013 by celebrating in WeHo – NYE events you can’t miss!By: Brittany Nicole La Hue
Start off the night right by checking in to a West Hollywood hotel. When the clock strikes midnight (and until the night finally ends many hours later) you’ll want to climb into a luxurious bed and wake up in the new year refreshed and energized! Le Montrose Suite Hotel can help you do that. Book the New Years Eve Package, which includes a stay in a Superior Suite, complimentary parking and a champagne toast for two each night of your visit!
Staying in the Andaz West Hollywood? Looking for a celebrity sighting? Or just want a delicious meal? Come to RH Restaurant at the Andaz hotel this New Years’ Eve for a pre-fixe dinner, just $65 per guest. You’ll dine on roasted pumpkin soup, steak, crab, seasonal vegetables and holiday desserts, all topped off with a champagne toast. Start the New Year with a full belly and satisfied taste buds!
Join us at Cecconi’s for a masquerade-themed dinner party. Two seatings each feature a four-course prix-fixe menu. The second seating also includes a live DJ until 2 a.m. and a champagne toast at midnight.
We may be ringing in 2013, but this New Years’, try a throwback to 1990. Bay Area native and 90s/00s rapper E-40 is performing a special New Years’ Eve show at Key Club! Known for hits such as Function and B*tch and collaborations with famous rappers like Too Short, Ice Cube and T-Pain, you’ll be partying like it’s 1999.
Tickets start at $40.
Ring in the New Year in style at The Roxy Theatre’s special NYE concert. Dress code for ladies is gold attire, and suits for the gentlemen. The dress code is fitting for the show – Vintage Trouble is a 1950s-throwback four-man soul group. You’ll feel like you’re in a speakeasy with the band’s R&B/rock ‘n’ roll tunes. Sy Smith, often called the “Queen of Underground Soul,” will get you in the vintage mood with her opening act. General Admission tickets start at $25, VIP tickets available. Or for only $35 get access to both the show at the Roxy and Gentlemen Hall at On The Rox.
Want a more elegant New Years’ Eve than bar-hopping? Visit Petrossian on Robertson Boulevard for a flight of caviar, escargot and oysters this New Years’ Eve. The menu is based on edible omens of good luck so you can start off 2013 on the right foot!
Still looking for New Years’ Eve plans? Lola’s is truly a one-stop venue for NYE this year. Stop by for dinner at 7 p.m. and dine on your choices ranging from lobster bisque, salad, halibut, pork chop, dinner and drinks for $45/person. Ten p.m. seatings choose among spinach and artichoke filo, lobster bisque, tomato soup, bacon wrapped scallops, meats, dessert and drinks.
Best of all, Lola’s is offering all you can drink wristbands. Rage all night long for $80, sip from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. for $40 or have a nightcap from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m. for $55.
Have NYE plans but want to get a pre-drink? Cabo Cantina on the Sunset Strip will be offering 2-for-1 drinks from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. this New Years’ Eve, and again from 10 p.m. to 12 a.m. Because no one should have to count down to midnight sober!
If there’s one night where we all want our plans to go well, it’s New Years’ Eve. Focus on your plans for counting down to midnight, and let BOA Steakhouse take care of the work for dinner. For $95 per person, you’ll receive a special 5-course NYE menu, a champagne toast, live music and guaranteed seating until midnight! Or show up later for Grand Seating from 9 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. for $185 per person.
Dine at Katana this New Years’ Eve for a special holiday Pre-Fixe dinner, with five courses, midnight champagne toast and party favors for $125 per person. Just want to party in the New Year? Visit after 9 p.m. ($20 cover).
Music, drinks and friends. That’s how you will celebrate New Year’s Eve at Skybar’s Champagne Wishes Party. There will be a live performance by Elew and a DJ set by Chris Carter plus a champagne toast at midnight. $150 per person and the event is from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m.
Choose from either an Early Seating or Festive Seating at SUR Lounge and Restaurant this New Years’ Eve. Each seating includes a four-course prix-fixe menu. Ring in 2013 with live DJ, festive party favors and midnight champagne toast.
Visit Craig’s for a New Years’ Eve prix-fixe menu with midnight champagne toast. $100 per person.
Bootsy Bellows NYE celebration features an open bar, DJ Politik and will be hosted by David Arquette.
Make this New Years’ Eve a night to remember at Tortilla Republic’s Masquerade Ball. DJ Aaron Elvis will provide live entertainment, and you’ll also find masques, party favors and a photo booth to preserve your memories. A special four-course prix-fixe menu will also be available for just $49 a person.
Join other patrons of Eveleigh in punch-swilling, dining, champagne-toasting and dancing to live jazz. Two dinner seatings are available at 5:00 p.m. and 8:45 p.m.
Want to relive old Hollywood glamour? Cocoanut Grove at Lucques is a New Year’s Eve celebration dedicated to the golden age of Hollywood. You’ll discover themed decor, staff in beautiful costumes, and memories from the Ambassador Hotel. A five-course prix-fixe menu is available in an early and late seating, the latter of which features a midnight champagne toast.
Party the night away at Pink Taco Sunset Strip! You’ll enjoy an open bar (w&d), champagne toast at midnight, DJ white lighter, $500 in cash and prizes and fun all night long. Tickets range from $40 – $70.
Ring in 2013 at renowned bar The Surly Goat with all-you-can-drink draft beer, wine, champagne and select alcohol. Talented DJs will help you set the mood. Tickets – $50.
Celebrate NYE with delicious dinner, champagne toast and live music. Celebrity band Petty Cash will be performing, as well as musicians from The Offspring, Juliette & The Licks, Filter and a special guest DJ. Two dinner seatings are offered at 6:30 p.m. and 9:00 p.m., as well as a New Years’ countdown at 10:00 p.m. with champagne toast.
It’s become the wee hours of the morning on January 1 and your party has died down. What to do?? Head to Palihouse hotel in West Hollywood to keep the party going. A late dinner at the Courtyard Brasserie will kick off the afterpary. Head to the lounge for late night toasts, and listen to live entertainment by Rich Royal, DJ Keith Wilson and DJ Sean Patrick. Guest list only, no cover charge and bottle service available.