When it comes to New Year’s Eve if you are the west coast you will be spoiled by all of the happenings that Los Angeles has to offer. It doesn’t matter what you are looking for when it comes to ring in the New Year, you will find it here and Splash Magazines Worldwide has put together a list of some of our favorites to wet your appetite.
Pearl’s Liquor Bar took over the former Duke's location on Sunset Boulevard and became an immediate Hollywood hit. The 4,000 square foot tri-level venue will be throwing a Gatsby-themed New Year's Eve party that hearkens back to the golden age of the Sunset Strip. Pearl's will be featuring an open bar from 9:00 p.m. to close and tray passed appetizers as you get ready for 2014. Guests can ring in the New Year under the stars on the largest, two-story patio on the Strip with a Champagne Toast at midnight. DJs will be playing upstairs throughout the night, while a 3-piece live jazz band will perform downstairs. Tickets are $125 per person, and include the open bar from 9:00 p.m. to close and light tray-passed hors d'oeuvres. For more information visit Pearl’s Liquor Bar.
How about New Year’s Eve (without the fuss)? If you want to avoid the New Year’s Eve chaos and would like to enjoy the menu of Top Chef Alum Stefan Richter, head over to Santa Monica and his LA Farm restaurant. Stefan will be serving his classic menu with a champagne toast, the perfect start to your new year. Stefan will also be serving a special Holiday Tasting Menu and you just know this is going to be amazing. You can also try some of the unique holiday cocktails that the LA Farm will be serving up such as the Frost Bite, which contains Salted Caramel Vodka, Vanilla Vodka and Rum Chata. For more information visit LA Farm.
RivaBella and Chi Lin decided to celebrate New Year’s Eve together. Two of the hottest restaurants in West Hollywood, RivaBella and Chi Lin, will become one as they eliminate the divider that separates the two. Whether you're in the mood for Chi Lin's seductive setting and authentic Chinese cuisine, or RivaBella's Italian fare on a gorgeous outdoor patio, there is something for everyone on this special night. During the second seating at 9:00 p.m., the restaurants will also have a live band, a DJ, a dance floor, complimentary party favors and a champagne toast at midnight, allowing guests to celebrate New Year's Eve in style! Two seatings will be available at RivaBella and Chi Lin, with an early seating for $75 per person and the late seating for $125 per person.
If there is one place that you don't want to miss out on this New Year's Eve it has to be Rock & Reilly's. No matter the day or holiday, you can always count on the biggest party in town being hosted by Rock & Reilly's. While Rock & Reilly's will be the place to be this New Year' Eve, they have turned this night into a No-Hassle New Years as the night will be cover-free! Guests will also receive complimentary toasts of bubbly every hour after Dublin hits midnight! For more information visit Rock & Reilly's.
Philippe in Beverly Hills will treat guests ringing in 2014 to a decadent prix fixe dinner, complete with a bottle of champagne during the New Year’s Eve feast. Priced at $150 per person, guests will be able to enjoy some of Chef Philippe Chow’s signature dishes including the Drunken Sea Bass and Beijing Chicken while choosing to dine in the partially covered main dining room or opting for a secluded room in the back. The menu will offer a choice of two appetizers, an entrée each, dessert to share and a bottle of champagne. Positioned at 8620 Wilshire Blvd. and adjacent to La Cienega Boulevard, guests are suggested to make reservations by calling (310) 289-3500.
Looking for a more family friendly New Year’s Eve? Join actress Tiffani Thiessen and her family as you enjoy all of the festivities at LEGOLAND® California Resort with a party that lets kids join in the fun. Like the famous ball dropping in Times Square, Kids’ New Year’s Eve features live music, entertainers, an early countdown and a huge LEGO® brick dropping 22-feet into 2014. LEGOLAND California is making the New Year’s Eve celebration even better this year with live music including Grammy-nominated musical guests, The Pop Ups, Secret Age 23 Skidoo, Justin Roberts and the Not Ready for Nap Time Players and more. The fun continues with holiday entertainment, The Jingle Jammers, LEGO® Friends Live Holiday Show, a Holiday Character Dance Party and ends with a spectacular fireworks display! For more information visit LEGOLAND® California Resort.