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Posted by Liz and John Attaway, 12/27/2015
Every year, New Year’s Eve proves to be one of biggest and most popular shows on Dad Garage Theatre’s calendar. And, this year will prove to be the best one yet as revelers can be the first to experience the 20-year-old improve theater company’s new home in a 12,000-square-foot renovated church in the Old Fourth Ward. The comedic crew will be hosting two side-splitting shows on December 31, 2015 at 7 p.m. and 10 p.m. Tickets start at $30 and the price includes a glass of champagne for an end-of-show toast and there will be fireworks to enjoy for anybody left standing after midnight. Dad’s Garage Theatre is located off of Edgewood Ave. at 569 Ezzard Street. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit www.dadsgarage.com.
About Dad’s Garage Theatre Company:
Founded in 1995, Dad’s Garage Theatre Company has grown from a small volunteer led organization to a thriving mid-size theatre led by professional artistic and administrative staff that includes over 300 volunteers and performers. Dad’s Garage now entertains more than 33,000 people each year in Atlanta, at public events across the state, and at improv festivals across the continent. In addition to outrageous original productions, Dad’s Garage produces improv shows year-round, educates young improvisers in a high school outreach program, and facilitates classes and workshops for the general public. Dad’s Garage relies on financial support from several generous companies to keep producing scripted and improv comedy. Special thanks to MailChimp, Turner Voices, Fulton County Arts Council, The Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta, Delta Air Lines, Metropolitan Atlanta Arts Fund, and the City of Atlanta Office of Cultural Affairs for their support.
Posted by Liz and John Attaway, 12/17/15
This “All Access” ticket lets you explore Midtown’s vibrant entertainment area on NYE while giving you access to 4 unique parties being offered by CosmoLava, Bungalow 13, Opera Night Club and Rí Rá Irish Pub. You will be greeted by one of our hosts at each location, then will be granted access to each party with your NYE event credentials. This offer is limited and will sell out. Tickets are limited and this offer will sell out soon!
- 1 DJ with open bar from 8:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
- Balloon Drop at midnight with $500 cash
- Champagne Fountain all night long
- New Year’s at Opera (Atlanta’s #1 Nightclub) is unlike any other in the city of Atlanta. Prepare yourselves for one wild & unforgettable night that includes: 3 different rooms, massive balloon drops, confetti & rose petal cannons, champagne showers, aerialists & 4 incredible DJs. Doors open at 8:30 p.m. and all ticket holders have access to our gourmet dinner buffet until 10:30 p.m.
- Full open bar (9:30 pm to 1:30 am) Masquerade party (Closes at 2:30am)
- Live band & DJ.
- Open Bar from 8:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
- Multiple DJ’s
- Champagne fountains & Ice Sculptures
- $500 balloon drop at midnight with champagne toast.
- Philly Connection food truckThis unique ticket has everything from limited open bars to food offerings at each location with all access to some of Atlanta’s greatest dance floors. Each party is subject to change and may have some restrictions but you will be insured to have a great time. NO additional covers will be needed for this and each tickets holder will be able to access all locations. Upgrades like bottle service or VIP programs may be available at each location but are not include with this ticket.
(Must be 21 and have valid ID)
Posted by Liz and John Attaway, 12/17/15
New Beers Eve
Front Page News & Tijuana Garage L5P
Thursday, December 31, 2015 9pm-1am
All-inclusive party with appetizer buffet, well liquor, house wine, & over 40 beer choices.
Live Music, DJ, and more.
Tickets: $65 advance, $75 after Dec. 26, $85 day of event.
More information: http://atlantabeerfestivals.com/new-beers-eve
Posted by Liz and John Attaway, 12/15/2015
The 12th Annual Downtown Countdown Atlanta New Year’s Eve at the Hyatt Regency is Bigger and Better Than Ever
For the twelfth year in a row Atlanta’s marquee New Year’s Eve party, the Downtown Countdown is returning to the luxurious, newly renovated Hyatt Regency Atlanta on Thursday, December 31st. This premier party is the largest all-inclusive New Year’s Eve event in the Southeast and sets the standard in entertainment featuring two bands, three DJ’s and four comedians in two incredible ballrooms. This one stop destination for New Year’s Eve night includes a 5 1/2-hour premium open bar, heavy hors d’oeuvres, carving, Asian & pasta stations and a late night breakfast all for one low price. For those requiring something more, the party offers an upscale, exclusive VIP ticket with access to 2 VIP areas with plenty of seating for the upscale food and beverage menu. VIP tickets are limited so don’t wait and purchase yours today.
Entertainment & Info
Moby Dick (#1 Party Rock Cover Band in the Southeast) and Saved by the Band (80’s & 90’s Party Band)
DJ Huda Hudia (Atlanta – International Re-mixer & Producer), DJ Suspense (Atlanta – City’s Hottest DJ/MC Entertainer) & DJ Tommy Who (Tampa)
Dan Weeks, Dulce Sloan, Zain Sharif & David Purdue will make you laugh all night.
Doors will open at 8:30 p.m. and will continue to 2:00 a.m.
Hyatt Regency Atlanta, 265 Peachtree St, Atlanta GA 30303
Ticket holders are also offered discounted hotel rooms starting at $185.00 at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta for a limited time, so book early.
Hotel Link: http://atlantaregency.hyatt.com/en/hotel/offers/offer-detail.html?offerId=55704579&src=prop_ba_NYE2015_101915
On sale now starting at only $99.00 for General Admission and $150.00 for VIP. Reserve your night to remember now.
To purchase tickets or for more information about the Downtown Countdown Atlanta New Year’s Eve visit www.DowntownCountdownAtl.net
Not in the mood for glitz, glamour and balloon drops this New Year’s Eve? Head to Cypress Street Pint and Plate, one of Atlanta’s most cherished neighborhood haunts, for its ‘Laid Back New Year’s Eve’ celebration on Thursday, December 31, 2015 beginning at 7 p.m. Revelers are invited to belly up to the bar, sit by the fire pit, and mix and mingle with friends while watching college football and taking advantage of $2 SweetWater IPA pints and $5 well drinks. Cypress will also ring in 2016 with a champagne toast and a midnight buffet for partygoers. Tickets are available at the door the night of event for $15 for ages 21 and up. For more information, visit www.cypressbar.com, or call 404.815.9243.
About Cypress Street Pint and Plate:
Cypress Street Pint and Plate is located on the corner of 6th street and Cypress Street at 817 West Peachtree, Suite E-125, Atlanta, Georgia. Hours of operation are Monday through Friday from 11 a.m. until 2:30 a.m., Saturday from 10 a.m. until 2:30 a.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. until midnight. Every Tuesday, Cypress Street’s resident Beer Geek, Rob Merrick, hosts Beer Geek Tuesday – a casual exploration of all things beer including food and beer pairings to rare casks and tap takeovers. For more information, please visit www.cypressbar.com or
Join The Cockentrice on Thursday, December 31, 2015 for a ‘Roaring’ 20s New Year’s Eve Celebration. Kicking off at 7 p.m., revelers will be greeted with punch and a charcuterie reception. While The Micah Cadwell Trio sets the soundtrack for the evening with live jazz, guests will dine on a Grand Tasting Dinner featuring three-courses with wine pairings created by Executive Chef Kevin Ouzts. Following dinner, guests will be treated to dessert and after dinner drinks before hitting the dance floor. At midnight, a champagne toast and balloon drop will ring in 2016. Reservations are required and $150 per person by calling 470.428.2733. VIP tables and large group reservations are also available. For more information, visit thecockentr
A celebration of charcuterie and meat cookery, The Cockentrice melds traditional and modern cooking techniques plucked from the rich heritage of the Southern United States and beyond. Open in Krog Street Market in Atlanta, Ga. and owned and led by Executive Chef Kevin Ouzts, the new American charcuterie restaurant features a decisive menu utilizing the preeminent ingredients he has become known for at The Spotted Trotter. With on-site butchers purveying the finest pastured meats and cheese mongers partnering hand-in-hand with premium local dairies, it’s The Cockentrice’s mission to pay tribute to the farmers and its fiercely supportive food community by making food the right way with every dish. The restaurant also has an expansive patio and a full bar featuring craft cocktails, local brews, wine and more. The Cockentrice is located at Krog Street Market, 99 Krog Street NE, Atlanta, GA 30307. For more information, visit thecockentrice.com or
Let the countdown begin as Park Tavern gets ready to ring in the New Year on Thursday, December 31, 2015 with an all-inclusive celebration
About Red Pepper Taquería:
With two Atlanta locations, Red Pepper Taquería is considered one of Atlanta’s top dining destinations for Mexican cuisine. A direct reflection of Executive Chef and Owner Mimmo Alboumeh’s dedication and passion for always going above and beyond, Red Pepper Taquería features an impressive menu using only the finest and freshest locally sourced and organic ingredients and also offers an expansive tequila selection, local craft beers, signature cocktails and more. Red Pepper Taquería is open for lunch and dinner seven days a week and brunch on the weekends and is located at 2149 Briarcliff Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30329 and in Buckhead at 3135 Piedmont Road Atlanta, GA 30305. For more information, please visit www.eatredpepper.com. Stay connected on Twitter and Instagram at @redpepperatl and on Facebook at www.Facebook.com/RedPepperAtlanta.
Posted by Liz and John Attaway, 12/13/15
JOIN STK ATLANTA FOR AN ‘EYES WIDE SHUT’ CELEBRATION THIS NEW YEAR’S EVE
Featuring a Special Three-Course Prix Fixe Dinner, Wine Pairings, Live Entertainment, a Champagne Toast, DJ and More
Thursday, December 31, 2015 Beginning at 5:30 P.M.
On New Year’s Eve, STK Atlanta will transform its stylish lounge and dining room into a private lair for its “Eyes Wide Shut” celebration where revelers are invited to indulge in an extravagant evening filled will mouthwatering cuisine, libations, live entertainment, a DJ, party favors, and more.
Beginning at 5:30 p.m., partygoers are invited to celebrate in the lounge or take advantage of three seating options for Executive Chef Alba’s specialty prix fixe menu featuring three delectable courses, and a wine pairing option. Seatings are available between 5:30 and 6:30 p.m. and 7:30 and 9:00 p.m. for $75 or $125 with the wine pairing option. Diners wishing to ring in 2016 at STK Atlanta, can take advantage of dinner reservations starting at 9:30 p.m. for $100 or $150 with wine pairings and will be treated to complimentary masks, midnight toast, and a few extra surprises. Reservations for the prix-fixe dinner seating options are required and can be placed by calling 404-793-0144 or by emailing TOGReservations@togrp.com. For more information please visit www.stkhouse.com.
Eyes Wide Shut New Year’s Eve Menu
~ First Course ~
Butternut Squash Soup
Caramelized Apples / Maple Crème Fraiche
Seared Jumbo Gulf Shrimp
Warm Fingerling Potato Salad / Grain Mustard / Romesco
Maine Sea Scallops
Parsnip / Grapes / Capers / Brown Butter
Country Style Pork Terrine
Pickled Vegetables / Grain Mustard Crème Fraiche
~ Second Course ~
Grilled Beef Tenderloin
Celeriac Puree / Heirloom Carrots / Chanterelle Mushrooms / Cabernet Reduction
Quinoa Salad / Basil Puree / Yuzu Butter
Seared Lamb Loin
Gnocchi / Cippolini Onions / Sweet Peas / Mint Jus
Roasted Pheasant Breast
Confit-Sweet Potato Hash / Dried Fruit Mostarda / Truffle Jus
~ Third Course ~
Dessert Platter for Two
House Made Mini Popsicle
Raspberry Mousse / Champagne Glaze / Tangerine Sorbet
Dulce De Leche Cheesecake
STK is a unique concept that artfully blends the modern steakhouse and chic lounge into one, offering a dynamic, fine dining experience with the superior quality of a traditional steakhouse. STK distinguishes itself by focusing on the social experience with a sleek, contemporary design and an in-house DJ who creates an infectious, high-energy vibe. The menu features reimagined classic American cuisine with signature dishes like bite-sized Lil’ BRGs made with Wagyu beef, Lobster Mac & Cheese, and, of course, the highest quality steak. STK defines the modern fine dining experience with incredible food, world-class service and the perfect atmosphere. STK has locations in New York City, Washington DC, Miami, Chicago, Atlanta, Los Angeles, Las Vegas, London, and Milan with additional locations coming soon to Dallas, Toronto, and Orlando. For more information about STK, please visit www.stkhouse.com.
STK Atlanta is located at 1075 Peachtree Street in Midtown Atlanta on the corner of Peachtree and 12th Streets in the 12th & Midtown development. Stay connected on Twitter at www.twitter.com/STKAtlanta and Instagram at @eatstk #stkatlanta.