Happy New Year to you and yours. Thank you for your support in 2008, and I promise you a better newsletter in 2009. When you have a moment, let me know what you like, don’t like, and what you’d like to see that I don’t now do.
Here’s what I know is going on tonight and in the next few days. See below for other restaurants that are also open.
Cambridge Street’s New Years Eve Party
DJ rocket.one plays dance party jams to ring in 2009.
Wednesday, December 31, 7:00 pm
Rainfoot plays all your favorite 50’s, 60’s, 70’s, 80’s, 90’s and present hits. Free champagne toast at midnite.
Wednesday, December 31, 10:00 pm – 1:00 am
New Year’s Eve Party
The theme is the Caribbean, with Dj Bri Guy – belly flop contest, limbo stick, palm trees and anything else to make you feel warmer than it is. Wear you best beach attire. No cover, complimentary champagne at midnight.
Wednesday, December 31, 10:00 pm – 1:00 am at the Rose & Crown
Arno’s New Year’s Eve Celebration Dinner & Third Annual New Year’s Day Pajama Party
Fixed price as well as regular menu for NYE. Last dinner of the season on New Year’s Day with 50% off all food, and 25% off all bottled wine, and prizes for best pjs. Reservations accepted 508.228.7001.
Fifty-Six Union Dance Party
Wednesday, December 31, 10:30 pm – 1:00 am at Fifty Six Union
LoLa New Year’s Eve Party
Wednesday, December 31, anytime after 6 pm
MMA/Shearwater Seal Pup Cruises Journey to Muskeget Island
View the local flora and fauna, including newborn Gray seal pups. Come aboard the Shearwater for an up-close look. Expert commentary from Captain Blair Perkins and MMA Director of Natural Sciences Dr. Bob Kennedy. Hot chocolate included. Call Shearwater for more info and to reserve: (508) 228-7037.
Dec. 31 1-3:30pm & Jan. 1 1-3:30pm
New Year’s Special Open Night
Study the constellations and view the Moon, planets, nebulae, galaxies and more through a telescope. In case of poor weather, a slide presentation will be offered. Open Nights are offered at MMA’s Loines Observatory, 59 Milk Street Extension (across the Prospect Hill cemetery) Free for MMA members; $10 adult, $6 child non-members.
Fri., Jan 2 8-9:30 pm
New Years Kids and Family Skate Party
Early Skating and New Years Celebration with favors and fun. Public Skating prices apply. $4 youth, $7 adult, $4 skate rentals.
Wednesday, December 31, 12:00 – 2:00 pm, Nantucket Ice C.N.B. Community Rink