Parties to Ring in 2018
Boundary Stone is extending happy hour on New Year’s Eve from 4-10 p.m. Specials include $4 DC Braus, $5 cocktails, and $6 wines. Sandwiches are $7, happy hour snacks start at $3, and the full food menu will also be available. Beginning at 10:30 p.m., local brass-heavy jazz band The Experience Band will ring in the New Year with an upbeat blend of classic jazz and swing music.
Boundary Stone will also be open for brunch on New Year’s Day from 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. Brunch highlights include Short Rib Hash, Pub Steak and Eggs, Huevos Rancheros, and the Pork Belly and Egg Sandwich in addition to Bottomless Mimosas and Bloody Marys.
Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steakhouse will offer a New Year’s Eve prix fixe menu highlighting elevated cuisine for guests interested in ringing in a big and bold new year. Featured items include Seared Wagyu Beef Carpaccio, Spaghetti Squash Gratin, Chilled Oysters with Caviar Mignonette, and 45-day Dry Aged Double Bone in Prime Ribeye “Double Eagle Steak”. The prix fixe menu is available from December 29 – 31 for $99 per guest. The full dinner menu will also be available, featuring notable items such as the 14-day Dry Aged Colorado Prime Lamb or the 32-ounce Wagyu Tomahawk Chop.
Join The Dubliner for New Year’s Eve with live Irish music until the ball drops. There’s no cover for the evening, and reservations are not needed. Start 2018 off right with a complimentary midnight champagne toast and party favors.
Local 16 is hosting an evening filled with festivities featuring a premium open bar from 9 p.m. – 2 a.m., hors d’oeuvres, party favors, and a champagne toast at midnight all while dancing the night away to video set by Dj MiGGL. Tickets start at $60 and are available here.
Local 16 is always doing a three-day brunch, Saturday, Dec 30, Sunday, Dec 31, and Monday, Jan 1. $27 gets you bottomless drinks (mimosas, bloody marys, sangria, or beer) and one delicious entrees.
Roofers Union is hosting a NYE bash complete with an open bar, live music, and a late-night buffet on its second floor and rooftop overlooking 18th Street NW. Tickets include an open bar from 10:30 p.m. -2:30 a.m. with 10 local draft beers, select wines, and premium spirits like Denizens white rum, Milagro silver tequila, Beefeater gin, Tito’s vodka, and Jim Beam bourbon. Jonny Grave & the Tombstones will keep guests rocking while enjoying drinks and a late-night buffet piled high with fried chicken, homemade sausages, and more from Executive Chef Jenn Flynn. All guests are invited to join in a complimentary champagne toast at midnight. A limited quantity of early bird tickets are available for $75 on EventBee, with tickets priced at $99 when those sell out. Groups who purchase 10 tickets get an eleventh ticket free. More information is available at www.roofersuniondc.com/events.
The Salt Line
The Salt Line invites guests to ring in 2018 with a festive New Year’s Eve celebration. Executive Chef Kyle Bailey will offer a four-course prix fixe menu with wine pairings for $85 per person. Guests can choose from inventive offerings like Portuguese baked clams with linguiça sausage, fennel, potatoes, and kale; lobster pot pie with roasted root vegetables, white wine glaze, and a biscuit top; and confit chicken thigh with beluga lentils, salt-roasted sunchokes, brunoise mirepoix, and fines herbs. A full raw bar will be available along with optional beverage pairings for an additional charge. To make a reservation, please call 202-506-2368 or visit the restaurant on OpenTable.
Sixth Engine invites guests to ring in 2018 with food, drinks, and dancing. Starting at 9 p.m., guests can enjoy a full gourmet food spread by Chef Kyle Bailey, an open bar including signature cocktails, and a DJ keeping the energy up until 2 a.m. Premium open bar includes brands like Tito’s, Maker’s, Tanqueray, Woodford, etc. Tickets are be $100 per person. To purchase tickets, visit sixthengine2018.eventbrite.com; for group tickets, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Ring in 2018 at Glover Park’s Town Hall with a night of DJs, dancing, and top shelf open bar with brands like Tito’s, Maker’s Mark, Tanqueray, and Woodford, as well as champagne for toasting. Tickets start at $95 and include a premium open bar, gourmet holiday buffet, coat check, party favors, and overnight parking. Doors will be at 9 p.m. with last call at 3 a.m. Group discounts available for parties of 10 or more. Tickets be purchased atTownHallNYE2018.eventbrite.com