Where to welcome in 2016!
High five girls! We made it through 12 months of the year. Through Chinese New Year, the Rugby 7’s, horrendous humidity, junk boat season, random rainfalls, T8 warnings, a scorching summer, Halloween, Clockenflap, your Christmas work party and just about everything in between! Phew. Now give us a drink! We don’t know about you, but we have never been more ready to celebrate what an amazing year 2015 was. And for everyone staying in Honkers (which is way more than you think) for New Year’s Eve, we are in for a good one. The hard decision is just which party to choose… take a look below for some inspo and don’t forget to enter our fabulous giveaways at The Woods, Zafran and Aqua for your chance to win free NYE tickets!
Fuel up for the night from 6-9pm with The Woods Guilty Pleasures Set for $348. The menu features all the goodies from The Woods Nibbles Menu, starting with Guacamole & Chips, Mac & Cheese, Chorizo & New Market Sausage, and finally the Cookie Skillet… perfect for starting off the big night. When you’re done, you can enjoy a Rat Pack-themed party with Sinatra tunes, games and prizes (you could win a bottle of bubbles or a round of shooters for your table!). You’ll even get ‘Strokes of Luck’ tokens to wage your luck on these fun games throughout the night. Early Bird tickets are for $688 (before 28 December), $788 for advanced tickets (after 28 December) and $888 at the door, which includes an open bar and festive nibbles. Or you could try your luck and enter our giveaway below for your chance to win a pair of tickets to The Woods’ Rat Pack Party! Simply enter you deets by clicking on the button below. Good luck!
[email protected] 17 Hollywood Road, Central, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Head underground this NYE with Zafran for their special Le DJ Supper Club. Ring in the new year at this super cool bunker-like space in the heart of LKF with free-flow beer, wine and drinks and complimentary nibbles from the talented Catalan chef. Of course, it’s all about the music and the DJ will be spinning songs to get you excited for 2016! As the clock strikes midnight, cheers the New Year with a glass of bubbly and start of the year off by dancing ’til dawn. Tickets are only $400 per person for all this and more (from 10pm – 1am), so snap them up quick here or take your chances and enter our giveaway below to win four tickets for you and you friends worth $1,600! That’s NYE sorted then…
[email protected], 2116 8855, Zafran – Spanish Restaurant, Bar and Lounge – 55 Wyndham Street, Hong Kong
If you want an evening of seductive revelry with the best view of the Hong Kong harbour, then Aqua should be your go-to. This is the place to indulge with free-flow Champagne, the best drinks on offer, exquisite canapés, pyromusical theatrics at midnight and the fantastic DJ tunes to dance the night away to. You can opt for the dinner before hand ($2,016 per person) or stick to the extravagant party ($2,000 per person). With an un-interrupted view of the dazzling HK skyline and the New Year’s Eve fireworks as your backdrop, this is guaranteed to be a night of pure luxury and entertainment. Find out more about the creme de la creme of New Year’s Eve parties in Hong Kong here, and don’t forget to enter the giveaway for your chance to win a pair of tickets to the event!
www.eventbrite.hk/e/nude-noir-new-years-eve-2016-aquanye-tickets-19356084570/, Aqua, 29/F – 30/F, 1 Peking Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong
Looking for a different way to celebrate the New Year? Beatship has teamed up with the crew behind Secret Island Party to bring you a unique 2-night event at sea! That’s right, party on the high seas this New Year’s Eve with an incredible line up of DJs that includes James Zabiela, Janette Slack and Frankie Lam to name but a few. Expect a mix of techno, house, hip hop, UK garage, ghetto funk and disco throughout the night as well as stacks of entertainment. We’re talking comedy, time travel cinema (whatever that is!), drag queen bingo, immersive theatre, yoga and more… this is going to one awesome festival! Check-in and boarding is from 6-8pm on 31 December, and the ship sets sail at 8.30pm, returning at 9am on 2 January. Early birds ticket sales end on 21 December! One lucky Sassy reader will win win a cabin aboard the Hushup x Beatship Lost In Time Festvial with two passes (worth $2,950). Good luck!
We already gave you the heads up on this party last week, but just incase you missed it, here are the details again: Stockton is offering early bird guests a free bottle of champagne for a table of 4 or more (from 6-10pm) Then from 10 pm onwards, the party really begins; $580 will get you FREE FLOW alcohol until 2am and at 1am free flow canapes! Toasting the new year in with Sol Passion Music at Stockton sounds like our kind of party!
[email protected], 32 Wyndham St, Central, Hong Kong
The Pawn is a Sassy favourite and they know how to host an awesome New Year’s Party. This year the theme is Alice in Wonderland, so expect a whimsical world at their Botanical Bar complete with rooftop games, bar adventures, special entertainment and a DJ all night long. It’s $788 per person for a ticket, which includes entry and free-flow Alice in Wonderland themed cocktails, drinks and canapés (hello mini burger bites and cotton candy) from 9.30pm – 12.30am… sign us up! There’s also prizes for the best dressed, so get those Mad Hatter costumes ready so you can be in with the chance to win. Pick up tickets fast as many have already been reserved (some by a few of us Sassy Girls!).
[email protected], 2866 3444, 62 Johnston Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong
Get away from the conventional parties with Brickhouse’s Mardi Gras celebration! Enjoy their NYE Piñata, exciting treats, vouchers, Tequila Ice Luge and Mardi gras party favours. Neck tequila shots with the sounds of Sol Passion DJ in the background and count down those last moment of 2015 in one of our favourite Mexican jaunts. Tickets are $590 which includes free-flow beers and special cocktails and 1am tacos… you know we can’t say no to a taco!
www.ticketflap.com/bricknye G/F, 20A D’Aguilar St, Central, Hong Kong
The Queen of Pop reigns supreme as DiVino hosts ‘Celebration’ a Madonna themed New Year’s Eve party. Madonna mad party goers will arrive to a drink of pomegranate martini (Madges fave cocktail, didn’t ya know?), followed by a five-course ‘celebration’ menu with some of her favourite dishes and desserts. The party package is priced at $888 per head and includes a welcome cocktail and a sit-down dinner with music from resident DJ’s John & Tony, mixing Madonna, house vocal mixed 80’s and dance. Guests are encouraged to come dressed in an iconic Madonna ensemble (I mean, you wouldn’t turn up to a Madonna themed party in anything but would you?! Grab that cone-bra…).
[email protected], G/F, 73 Wyndham Street, Central, Hong Kong
All you Sassy Cleopatra’s out there can ring in the New Year in style, disco-style, at Mahalo’s Soul Train party hosted by the DJs of FuFu. Break out those flairs, velvet suits and afros and join the dance party all night long, from 8-4am. Tickets are $300 for early birds, $400 until the 31st and $600 at the door.
www.ticketflap.com/soultrain, 29/F QRE Plaza, 202 Queens Road East, Wan Chai, Hong Kong
Known for its spectacular parties and awesome music events, KEE Club won’t disappoint this New Year’s Eve. The ‘The Beautiful and The Damned’ party will transport you back to an Art Deco speakeasy complete with Blackjack and Roulette tables that will see the winning ‘gamblers’ take home fabulous prizes… we’re talking luxury hotel stays, spa treatments, vintage champers and more! Sit down to a sumptuous dinner with wine pairing for $3,288 (includes entry, welcome glass of Dom Perignon, a five-course meal and $3,000 worth of Casino Chips) or stick to the partying with cocktails and casino-fun for $700 (includes access after 10pm, 2 Belvedere Martinis and $500 in Casino Chips). There will also be live entertainment in the form of award-winning DJs, including Matt Caseli, a resident DJ at Ibiza’s iconic Pacha. This is sure to be an unforgettable, glam night, so don’t miss out!
www.ticketflap.com/thebeautifulandthedamned, KEE Club, 32 Wellington Street, Central, Hong Kong
Each New Year’s Eve BLT Steak and Al Molo combine their spectacular space on the waterfront at Ocean Terminal, Harbour City to present Hong Kong’s most popular New Year’s Eve Party. Titled “Shine Like A Diamond”, the party visits the era of diamonds, sparkles, glamour and bling – all of Sassy favourite things! There are two options for guests; Gala Buffet for $888 or Gala Buffet and all- night open bar for $1,288. The celebrations commence from 6.30pm and roll through to the early hours of New Year’s Day.
[email protected], Shop G62-63 G/F, Ocean Terminal, TST, Kowloon, Hong Kong
If you like your drink shaken not stirred then you won’t want to miss the James Bond themed party at Armani/Prive! Teaming up with the alivenotdead crew again (the folks that brought us the amazing Dead Not Alive Halloween Party), Armani/Prive are bringing a bit of Bond to Hong Kong this New Year. Dance away to the DJ beats on the stunning terrace as you mix and mingle with femme fetales and sexy spies. Tickets are $500 per person including two sponsored drinks ($600 on the door).
[email protected], Armani/Prive – Chater House, Landmark, Central, Hong Kong
It’s a wild night in the concrete jungle as you count down to the new year with Lily & Bloom! Join them for a delicious New Year’s Eve dinner that’s fit for a king with free-flowing Veuve Clicquot Champagne and special house cocktails. Split into two seatings, start the festivities early and head over for 6pm before hitting the clubs or have a couple glasses of champers with the family and book for 8.45pm to see the start of 2016 in style. Tickets are $450 between 6pm-9pm, $750 between 9pm-12am and $950 for the whole hog between 6pm-12am!
[email protected], Tel: 2810 6166, 5F/6F, LKF Tower, 33 Wyndham Street, Central, Hong Kong