Andaz San Diego Goes ‘Live’ On New Year’s Eve
2010-12-27 · By Editor
Andaz San Diego is making every second count on New Year’s Eve with a dynamic blend of creative art, live music and unique environments at its “NYE LIVE 2011” party intended to stimulate each of the five senses during an electric night of revelry and celebration.
“We wanted to create an experience that would make our guests feel more alive than ever before,” said Rachael Giannecchini, marketing manager of Andaz San Diego. “Our New Year’s Eve party will showcase exhilarating displays of artistry for all of our guests, whether they are enjoying a celebratory meal at the Quarter Kitchen, toasting under the stars on the Ivy Rooftop or dancing to the hottest DJs in the Ivy Nightclub.”
Headline entertainment includes Alex Dreamz from Las Vegas’ most popular hot spot, XS; DJs Nick G., Josser and Eddy Santana of Ghetto House Radio; and Vokab Kompany. Additional artists include DJs Este; Mr. Dee Jay; Andy D’Arrigo; Chris Liosi; J-Sin; Rich Cabral; Huy Believe; and kcMac; as well as Jesse Molloy on saxophone; Los on drums; and Kofi on congos.
Throughout the evening, the seductive Lipstik Inc. dancers will perform on stage and in all five rooms of entertainment including the Ivy Nightclub, Ivy Rooftop, Ballroom, Ivy Wine Bar and Quarter Kitchen restaurant. Guests will also be able to enjoy live art demonstrations by the Infusion Project, body painting by Happy and more.
Bottle service packages begin at $1,000 for four people. All bottle service packages feature VIP admission to the New Year’s Eve party for each guest, premium liquor with mixers, a bottle of champagne and party favors. For bottle service reservations, call 619-814-2055. General admission tickets start at $80 per person and doors open at 8 p.m. Tickets can be purchased online.
New Year’s Eve Bites
The Andaz San Diego’s Quarter Kitchen will spring to life on New Year’s Eve with live music entertainment, stimulating dance performances, a complimentary champagne toast and special six-course menu prepared by Chef de Cuisine Michael Liotta. The menu is $99 per person prior to 7:30 p.m. and $129 per person afterward. Highlights of the menu include Butter Poached Prawns with Saffron, Bacon and Roasted Fennel; Yellowtail Crudo with Watercress Puree, Tobikko and Rice Wine Pickles; Torchon of Foie Gras, Sweet and Sour Apple Bom, Rum Raisins and Maui Onion Foccacia; Kobe Beef Carpaccio with Cilantro, Red Pepper Jam and Arugula; Grilled Lamb Chop with Charred Eggplant, Mint and Pine Relish; and Crispy Salmon with Beluga Lentils, Lemon Ginger Sauce and Sweet and Sour Beets. To view the entire celebratory menu, visit www.quarterkitchen.com. Reservations are required and can be made by calling 619-814-2000.
The NYE LIVE 2011 Room Package, priced from $499, includes one-night stay accommodations, two complimentary VIP tickets to the NYE LIVE 2011 party, a $160 value, party favors and bottle of premium champagne. The NYE LIVE 2011 & Quarter Kitchen Package, from $699, features one-night stay accommodations, $200 credit to Quarter Kitchen restaurant, two VIP tickets to the NYE LIVE 2011 party, assorted party favors and premium champagne. Complimentary room amenities include a glass of wine and snacks upon check-in, a mini-bar stocked with non-alcoholic beverages and snacks, wireless internet and unlimited local phone calls. Reservations are highly recommended and can be made by calling 1-800-233-1234 or at www.andazsandiego.com.
On New Year’s Day, Andaz San Diego will continue the celebration poolside with “Fortune’s Resolution Day Party” from noon to 9 p.m. on Ivy Rooftop. Featured guest DJs include JJ Flores, Frances, Chris Clouse, G*Roy, Sanjay, Anday D’Arrigo, Fresh One, Chris Cutz, Kevin Brown, Tara Brooks, Nick G, Eddie Santana, J-Sin, Al Squared, Wired, Flesch, kcMac, Scoocho Libre and Jack da Ripper. Admission starts at $30 per person. Tickets can be purchased at http://ivyentertainmentsandiego.com/nyelive/.
The “NYE LIVE 2011″ party is presented by TK Productions, Dtown and Fortune Industries. The Andaz San Diego is located at 600 F Street in downtown San Diego. For more information, visit www.andazsandiego.com or www.ivyentertainmentsandiego.com or call 619-849-1234.
About Andaz San Diego
Andaz San Diego is an urban escape known for friendly and uncomplicated service, sophisticated design and unpretentious style. Located in the heart of the Gaslamp Quarter, the cornerstone of the property is a 159 room hotel with 17 suites, each with custom fixtures and amenities, flat panel televisions and generously sized glass-enclosed bathrooms. Guests can enjoy complimentary welcome beverages while being checked in via handheld PC as well as complimentary amenities such as wireless Internet, local phone calls, and a mini-bar with non-alcoholic beverages and snacks. A center of dining and nightlife, Andaz San Diego also offers the Ivy Entertainment experience including the Ivy Nightclub, Ivy Wine Bar and Ivy Rooftop, a sultry rooftop bar and lounge with stunning skyline views, pool and private cabanas. Additional amenities include the Quarter Kitchen restaurant and 10,000 square feet of flexible meeting and function space. For more information about Andaz San Diego, visit www.andazsandiego.com or call 619-849-1234.