Party through the decades on New Year's Eve
Don't have plans yet for New Year's Eve? Plenty of restaurants and venues are offering all kinds of entertainment for your partying pleasure -- with music that takes you back for decades. Keep reading for just a taste of what's going on tonight, with
Beast + Bottle will be kicking it back to the good ol' days of hip-hop with its Party + Bullshit New Year's Eve bash from 5 to 10 p.m. Partly inspired by the Notorious B.I.G, the evening will feature a four-course dinner with two wine pairing options ranging from $28 to $50. The night will be filled with music from influential '90s hip-hop artists such as The Pharcyde, De la Soul, Naughty by Nature and the East Coast king, Biggie Smalls, just to name a few. Tickets are $75 per person; make reservations by calling the restaurant at 303-623-3223. You can check out a preview of the NYE menu at the Beast + Bottle website.
Vegetarians and vegans are not to fret this NYE because City, O' City is hosting An Evening in Paris dinner with five-course French inspired menu for every type of herbivore. The event will run from 5pm-1am; just in time for a midnight Champagne toast. Dinner runs $35 a person or $40 per couple; reservations can be made by calling the restaurant at 303-831-6443.
If you want to explore the great outdoors, the Royal Gorge Route Railroad will be hosting a three-course dinner at 6 p.m. in its Observation Dome, and then traveling through the gorge before returning at 9:30 p.m. The trip, including dinner, runs for $109 per person; call 888-724-5748.
Throw it back to the '80s for a New Year's Eve Party at the Punch Bowl Social starting at 7 p.m. Dress in your best leg-warmers and spandex for the costume contest and jam out to the super rad '80s cover band, The Goonies.
And if you want to throw it back even further, check out the second annual Disco Pigs party at Ace from 7 p.m. to 1 a.m.. Boogie in those platform shoes to disco beats from DJ Drop Logik and enjoy a whole pig roast prepared by chef Brandon Biederman and crew. There's no cover for the party, but Ace is offering a $75 group pong deal that includes a two hour pong table reservation (9 to 11 p.m. or 11 p.m. to 1 a.m,), choice of a bottle of bubbles (Cara Mia Prosecco) or Jop Jop (housemade sparkling punch featuring Leopold Bros. American Whiskey) and a Bao Bun platter (choose any eight Bao Buns from the menu). Call the restaurant at 303-800-7705.
Ace Facebook Page Last year's Disco Pigs event
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