December 09, 2010
Party like its 2011 in Cape Town
Photo courtesy jonathanchang
Ring in the new year in true Cape Town style by sharing a few laughs, some bubbly and mind-blowing firework displays with the locals at any of the highly anticipated New Year’s Eve parties in and around the Mother City.
Below is a list of parties taking place at established hospitality venues across the peninsula.
Lost on Long at the Grand Daddy Hotel
Fruity drinks, great tasting food and music that will have you swaying to the beat ... This and more is what you can expect from the Lost on Long Caribbean-themed party. Live music will be provided by hit sensation Dave Ferguson while tasty snacks will be available from the hotel’s superb restaurant. DJ Brendan Wickstrom will be spinning the sexiest tunes until the early hours, and there are lots of promotional goodies up for grabs as well as a prize for the best-dressed.
Time: 19h00 until late
Price: R150 per person
Location: The Grand Daddy Hotel, 38 Long Street, Cape Town
Contact: +27 (0)21 424 7247
Make Love Not War at La Med
Gorgeous people, breathtaking beach views and music that just won’t stop are all part of the Make Love Not War party at La Med this New Year’s Eve. Your party ticket includes a welcome drink, snacks and champagne at midnight.
Location: La Med, Victoria Road, Camps Bay
Contact: +27 (0)21 438 5600
New Year’s Eve at St Yves Beach Club
St Yves Beach Club will continue their Summer Sensations partying into the new year. Featuring top DJs Dan Healy, Shaun Duvet and Chad Tyson, this year-end celebration is going to be explosive.
Location: St Yves Beach Club, Camps Bay
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East City Block Party
Everyone’s favourite live music and entertainment venue, the Assembly, is planning a send-off for 2010 that will blow your mind. Their East City Block Party boasts four stunning venues, eight arenas and more than fifty live acts. Have you started the countdown yet?
Price: R150 to R400
Location: The Assembly, 61 Harrington Street, Cape Town
Contact: +27 (0)21 465 7286
Rezonance New Year’s Eve Festival
The folks at Rezonance are so happy about the new year, they’re hosting a weekend-long festival to celebrate. With over 80 talented local and international acts, two dance floors and more, this unbelievable event will leave you breathless.
Date: December 31, 2010 to January 2, 2011
Location: Contermanskloof Estate, Durbanville Hills
Contact: +27 (0)21 794 4032
Fez NYE Street Carnival
For the party of the year, don’t miss the Fez NYE Street Carnival. Partygoers will be treated to a mixture of the best DJs including 5FM’s Roger Goode, Dino Moran, Gareth Devore, Chris Jack, Nick Supply, Pascal and Pearce, Kyle Phonics and Gio Ricca, and live performances from hula-hoop fire dancers, tap dancers, hand-to-hand strength duos, and much more.
Time: 18h00 until late
Price: R300 to R500
Location: Vaudeville, 11 Mechau Street, Cape Town
Contact: +27 (0)85 915 8000
New Year’s Eve With a Bang
The Rotary Club of Cape Town invites you to welcome 2011 with a party like no other above the Mother City on Signal Hill. With music and food in delicious abundance as well as a jolly good time guaranteed, you’ll be partying in style and have an excellent view of the fireworks.
Time: 19h30 until late
Price: R550 per person
Location: Signal Hill
New Year’s Eve at Kalk Bay Theatre
Festivities for the new year take on a dramatic feel at the Kalk Bay Theatre with the talented cast of the hit play Good Will Acting and a delicious menu. The special entry fee gets you a ticket to the show, a three-course dinner, a welcome drink and a bottle of bubbly.
Price: R325 per person
Location: Kalk Bay Theatre, Kalk Bay
Contact: +27 (0)73 220 5430