Can you believe it? The year is quickly coming to an end… We hope you’ve had an absolutely wonderful 2016, and that you’re as excited as we are to see what 2017 will bring! Have you been trying to figure out what you’re going to do on New Year’s Eve? Don’t want to sit at home with the kids like you did last year? We have some fantastic suggestions of places to go and things to do with your adult friends, so get yourself a nice new outfit and call the babysitter!
Save your spot now for the L’Auberge New Year’s Eve Extravaganza! If you want to catch an earlier
dinner, make your reservation for the first seating at 5:30 pm. This is perfect for those of you who have plans for later, and you can enjoy the five-course and Chef’s tasting menus! Or, you can make your reservation for the second seating at 8:30 pm and still enjoy the same five-course and Chef’s tasting menus. Plus, those at the second seating will have an included toast of champagne as well as the opportunity to dance the night away at the new bar and lounge! Call L’Auberge at 540-837-1375 to reserve your spot right now! More information, including prices, can be found here.
Looking for a party (the kind without kids)? Massanutten Resort is hosting their Live at the Lodge New Year’s Eve Party that you will love! It all starts at 9:00 pm at the Encounters Lounge, and you must have a valid ID with you to get in (yup, only 21+). The party lasts until 1:30 am, and for the $25 cover charge, you will get party favors, a champagne toast at midnight, and a continental breakfast. Have some drinks, dance to the live music, and ring in the new year!
If you’re in the Shepherdstown, West Virginia area, you should go to the New Year’s Eve Dinner & Dance at the Bavarian Inn! This is going to be an amazing, upscale event that you will love! For just $95 per person, your ticket will include the gourmet dinner buffet at 9 pm, dancing to the live band, champagne toast and party favors and the breakfast buffet at 1:00 am. It includes tax and gratuity. If you’d like to extend your stay, you are welcome to take advantage of the Dinner & Dance Room packages which require a two-night minimum. This Dinner & Dance Package for two includes everything you can get when purchasing one ticket, as well as the two nights’ stay! The dress code is black tie optional, but jackets are required. Note that tickets are non-refundable, so please plan accordingly.
Another incredible dinner venue is the Hillbrook Inn and Spa in West Virginia. Join Chris and Carissa for a wonderful New Year’s Eve Celebration! It starts at 8:00 pm, and it is $95 per person plus tax and gratuity. Reservations are required, and it is Prix Fixe dining. Chef Justin Meyer is preparing a five-course meal that is centered around local, organic, and seasonal cuisine. There will also be a champagne toast included at midnight! Wine pairing is $39 per person. Call 1-800-304-4223 took book your spot.
On New Year’s Day, the L’Auberge is hosting a delicious brunch! It goes from 11:30 am to 3:00 pm, and you will be blown away at the cuisine and drinks available. Chef Steven will offer a brasserie-style 3 course menu, but there will also be farm-to-table brunch classics to enjoy. Grab yourself a nice glass of wine, a craft beer, or even Celeste’s Best Bloody Mary! The brunch is $55 per person, plus tax and gratuity. Make your reservation by calling 540-837-1375.
There are tons of “First Night’s” going on in just about every town! Most offer entertainment, vendors, shopping, food, and activities for the kids, too! Check out your local town’s tourism website to get more details about their New Year’s events.