New Year’s Eve is the perfect excuse to put on a fancy dress or break out your tux and don your dancing shoes as you celebrate the end of one year and the start of a new one. And if you’re looking for an event to enjoy while you celebrate the arrival of a new year, here are some options in the Virginia Beach and Norfolk areas for you to consider.
New Year’s Eve Sneaker Ball
Real Fresh Radio will present its third annual New Year’s Eve Sneaker Ball at the FM Restaurant in Norfolk, with the doors set to open at 9:30 pm. You must come in semi-formal dress topped off with your best pair sneakers—hence the name of the event. Complimentary party favors will be provided for the revelry, and there will be a champagne toast at midnight. DJ Bee will serve up a great playlist to keep the party going. Tickets for the sneaker ball range from $10 to $15.
New Year’s Eve Gala Ball
On New Year’s Eve, stop by the Founders Inn and Spa in Virginia Beach for an elegant dance and buffet to celebrate the end of 2014 and the start of 2015. For this event, which will be held from 8 pm to 2 am, you can enjoy an open bar and a traditional champagne toast at midnight. In addition, the 10-Spot Band will play a combination of Motown, big band, classic party, and modern hits for everyone to enjoy.
The Founders Inn and Spa is offering overnight accommodations in a standard guestroom for two adults and a New Year’s Day champagne brunch. Reservations are required, and tickets cost $350 per couple for an inclusive package. Tickets for only the gala ball cost $150.
Gatsby II New Year’s Eve Ball 2015
As New Year’s Eve inches closer, it’s time to start thinking about what party and celebration you’d like to attend to ring in the new year. So take a look at the events in the Norfolk and Virginia Beach area listed above, and be sure to attend at least one of these unique and lavish celebrations this. We’re sure you won’t regret it!The Marriot Norfolk Waterside in Norfolk will host the Gatsby II New Year’s Eve Ball from 9 pm to 2 am. Channeling the extravagant parties thrown by fictional character Jay Gatsby from F. Scott Fitzgerald’s classic The Great Gatsby, this event will feature distinguished entertainment companies playing music from the area’s biggest DJs. In addition, there will be complimentary party favors for all those who attend, a champagne toast at midnight, and a balloon drop. Since it will be an extravagant party, attendees should dress in couture ballroom attire. Tickets for this event will cost as little as $20 to as much as $1,000.