New Year's Eve Festive - Cocktail / Semi-Formal Attire
Spend this New Year’s Eve in the heart of Philadelphia at the most jaw-dropping site the city has to offer, The Crystal Tea Room. Its annual 12Midnight Celebration is nothing short of legendary, selling out each year since its inauguration in 2006. This stunning ballroom in the penthouse of the historic Wannamaker Building is preparing to celebrate the most important night of the year with an impressive level of grandeur.
Enter into a New Year’s Eve of unbridled opulence that satisfies all culinary and entertainment desires with a venue boasting multiple rooms. Take in electrifying music from a state-of-the-art performance stage as you dip into the 6-hour premium open bar flowing with your favorite cocktails and craft brews. As the clock approaches midnight, the DJ will lead the crowd in a heart-pounding countdown topped off by Philly’s biggest balloon drop and a complimentary champagne toast.
Dine with friends from a buffet-style multi-course meal on the house that meets the finest culinary standards from the renowned Finley Catering Company’s executive chef. VIP ticket holders gain access to luxuries such as access to a reserved lounge and a 50 ft high glass atrium filled with lush greenery surrounding a fountain.
Chandeliers dripping in crystal surround you in Philly’s crown jewel, and the Crystal Tea Room is nothing short of an architectural gem. Perched atop the iconic Wannamaker Building, which once housed the most popular department store in Philadelphia, the Crystal Tea room is a landmark in its own right. Historic yet refined with contemporary embellishments, this venue is a structural phenomenon highlighted by intricately-carved columns, elaborate crown molding, and an expansive dance floor. The list of noteworthy events that have taken place here is endless with celebrities such as Tim McGraw and Faith Hill hosting iconic evenings.
The most sought-after event in Philadelphia year after year is sure to outdo itself this December. Sales have officially launched for access to Philadelphia’s favorite New Year’s Eve tradition, Crystal Tea Room’s 12Midnight New Year’s Eve gala.
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