Looking for a sunny destination to celebrate New Year’s Eve this year? Greater Miami is the go-to hot spot this year for New Years with an impressive array of live entertainment and dining options.
Revelers will ring in the new year with live performances by such artists as Demi Lovato, Travis Scott, Salt n’ Pepa, Wang Chung & Cutting Crew and A Flock of Seagulls. A range of special dining and room packages are still available to book with luxury hotels including the Four Seasons Miami, Fontainebleau Miami Beach and Boca Raton Resort & Club.
Fontainebleau Miami Beach invites guests of all ages to celebrate New Years’ Eve with pop icon, Demi Lovato, and critically-acclaimed DJ and producer, KYGO, will perform hits off their chart-topping albums at the resort’s iconic and expansive poolside area on Miami Beach. The party will continue with performances by Grammy Album of the Year nominee Travis Scott, at world famous LIV nightclub located inside Fontainebleau.
The Fontainebleau is offering a variety of one-of-a-kind packages, including stage-side tables and cabanas and guests will have a chance to dance alongside Demi Lovato and KYGO. Ticket prices start at $275 for one (1) general admission ticket, with private tables ranging from $4,000 to $40,000 for a stage-side private space for up to 25 guests. All tickets include a premium open bar until midnight. For more information on tables, call 305 674 4680.
Fontainebleau Miami Beach is also offering a Family Experience package offering guests from all generations the chance to toast the New Year together at one unforgettable event. For one night only, the resort will turn La Cote restaurant and the La Cote lawn into an extension of the poolside party where families can enjoy the live performances. Available exclusively at the restaurant, guests will indulge in a gourmet buffet dinner and those 21 and over will enjoy premium open bar from 9 p.m. to midnight. Ticket prices start at $350 for one general admission ticket. For more information on tables, please call 305 674 4680 or e-mail VIP@LIVNightclub.com General Admission and Table Tickets are for guests 21 and older. The Family Experience at La Cote is the only area that permits guests of all ages.
The Fontainebleau Miami Beach is also offering a special two-night stay package that includes deluxe accommodations, two 50-minute spa treatments, access to 40,000 square foot spa facilities (rain tunnels, steam rooms, mineral baths, etc.) throughout the stay.
The pool area at the Four Seasons Miami Photo Courtesy of Four Seasons
The pool area at the Four Seasons Miami
Four Seasons Miami
In the hip Brickell area of downtown Miami, the Four Seasons Miami is offering events on New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. On New Years’ Eve, the resort’s EDGE Steak & Bar is offering a three-course dinner at 6:00 pm ($100 per person, plus tax and gratuity) and a five-course meal beginning at 9:30 pm ($250 per person plus tax and gratuity). Both packages are inclusive of a complimentary champagne toast. After dinner, the resort is throwing a New Year’s Eve party at its Bahaia Pool Lounge.
On New Years’ Day, the Four Seasons Miami will offer brunch from 11:30 am to 3:00 pm ($125 for adults; $40 for children ages 5 to 12, plus tax and gratuity). The brunch will feature traditional favorites such as interactive chef-attended stations, unlimited Ã¡ la carte offerings, an elaborate assortment of desserts, and free-flowing prosecco, specialty cocktails and draft beer.
Combine the end of the year festivities with some culture by booking the property’s Dine & Design package. With this package guests receive two passes to the world-renowned Perez Art Museum Miami, two passes to the new Phillip and Patricia Frost Museum of Science, and a private consultation and facial treatment for two from the Saks Fifth Avenue Club consultants at Brickell City Centre at Saks.
Guests also have access to the hotel’s nearly two-acre pool deck, complete with a resort style pool and separate wading area as well as access to the elite fitness club Equinox and its wide array of group exercise classes. The package includes a $100 hotel food and beverage credit when a Deluxe City-View Room, Bay-View Room or Premier Bay-View Room is booked or a $150 hotel food and beverage credit if a Four Seasons Executive Suite or higher accommodation category is booked. A two night minimum stay is required.
Photo Courtesy of The Boca Raton Resort & Club
The Boca Raton Resort & Club
Boca Raton Resort & Club, A Waldorf Astoria Resort
Boca Raton Resort & Club will host a Rock the Block New Year’s Eve carnival-themed party, featuring such musical acts as Salt N’ Pepa and DJ Spinderella, Wang Chung, and A Flock of Seagulls. The event starts at 8:00 pm while the live performances begin at 10:00 pm. Ticketholders will also enjoy unlimited amusement rides, carnival games, popcorn, cotton candy and funnel cakes.
Following the live performances, there will be a New Year’s Day countdown and a midnight fireworks show on the 18th fairway. An open bar and elegant dinner fare consisting of individually carved roasts and chef stations is available for adult guests opting for the Cathedral Experience, or they can upgrade to The Spa Experience, featuring an adults-only, sophisticated dinner setting in the Spa Garden with a private viewing area of performances by DJ GOTTA and Circ-X.
Packages start at $619 for a double occupancy room and includes two Silver admission tickets to the entertainment, an adult deluxe open bar and unlimited beverages for kids. A two-night minimum stay is required.
by Carrie Coolidge – forbes.com