Around Town: New Year’s Eve
We’ve got the dish on where to treat yo’ self before your 2018 resolutions start.
A Wild Standard
New Year’s Eve ~ Sunday, December 31st; 5pm-CL $75 per person
Celebrate New Year’s Eve with a dinner worthy of the 2017 finale! Wild Standard is open for dinner at 5pm, and offering a three course prix fixe menu for $75 per person. Some options include Organic Duck Two Ways, and Herb crusted Grass-finished Ribeye. Reservations are encouraged so call 720.638.4800 to snag your table.
New Year’s Day Brunch ~ Monday, January 1st;11am-3pm
Why not start the first day the new year off with a bang! The chefs will be featuring some 2018 specials in addition to their delicious brunch menu. Call 720.638.4800 for reservations.
Temple of Boom
New Year’s Eve ~December 31st; Doors open at 9pm
Ring in 2018 at Temple, Denver’s newest and most alluring nightclub with Grammy award-winning producer, Benny Benassi. This grand New Year’s Eve celebration will feature stunning visuals, theatrics, a champagne toast at midnight, and the unveiling of Temple’s 2nd room, LVL. The array of VIP Bottle Service options will make for a memorable (or not) New Year’s. Purchase Tickets at www.templedenver.com or call (303) 309-2144 to reserve bottle service.
Brews and Blues
New Year’s Eve ~December 31st; Doors open at 7pm
If trying to get on a list is not your thing, then get buzzy and boozy at The Black Buzzard at Oskar Blues Grill & Brew at 1624 Market Street. You can grab a bite from the Grill & Brew who will be offering their regular dinner service menu along with some NYE specials. Then head on down(stairs) to the Black Buzzard music venue – featuring music from DJ Drop Logik from 9pm-12:30am.
Lark! The Herald Angels Sing
New Year’s Eve ~December 31st; Early seating at 5pm and late seating at 8pm
Raise your glass to 2018 at Larkspur Events & Dining as they host their 17th annual New Year’s Eve celebration. Guests can expect an affair in true classic Larkspur style with an exquisite buffet medley of items, such as lobster, Colorado lamb lion, Fruits de mer, petite desserts, and much more. The evening’s entertainment will include the annual Vail Mountain torchlight descent starting at 6:30pm for the early seating diners and a live musical performance by the New Soul Brigade with dancing to follow Larkspur’s dinner service for the late seating.
Guided by the Light
December and January
Feeling holidazed and confused on the 1st? Start the new year off by resolving to eat more….good food by joining a food tour with Orion Carrington in Local Table Tours.
The culinary walking tour can be found in Denver, Boulder and Fort Collins. Dining, cocktail, coffee and chocolate, farm-to-table and private dining tours offer behind-the-scenes look into the top restaurants and bars in each locale, all in the company of an expert guide. Guests enjoy generous samples of each venue’s fare, as well as one-on-one time with the people behind the food, including chefs, owners, mixologists and more. Custom tour dates and times are also available upon request. Food tours can be booked online or by calling 303.909.5747. Carrington will host a selection of culinary tours in December and January, so book this tall drink of water before February.