Adults of all ages, singles and couples, are invited to this dance social that features music from variety dance band, The Emeralds, from 9 p.m. to midnight. Social with punch at 7:30 p.m. and dinner at 8:15 p.m. For more information or to reserve a ticket, call Martha at 704-236-0344 or visit www.charlottezodiacdanceclub.com. $25 (in advance); $30 (at the door)
Dinner created by chef Michael Shortino. Seatings from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. Menu includes 12 “tastes” and a glass of Sokol Blosser “Evolution” sparkling. $110 per person for dinner (plus tax and gratuity). After 8 p.m., guests can savor a set menu of 15 different “tastes,” Chokaisan Junmai Daiginjo Sake paired with the sashimi course, and a Moët & Chandon Rosé Imperial toast at midnight for $165 per person (plus tax and gratuity). For reservations, call 704-817-7173.
BAKU will have two New Year’s Eve dining options. From 5 p.m. until 8 p.m., BAKU is offering a set menu with 12 “tastes” and a glass of Sokol Blosser “Evolution” Sparkling for $110 per person, plus tax and gratuity. After 8 p.m. guests can savor a set menu of 15 different “tastes,” and a Moët & Chandon Rosé Imperial toast at midnight for $165 per person, plus tax and gratuity. Reservations are required and can be made by calling 704-817-7173. 12 “tastes” for $110 per person, plus tax and gratuity. Imperial toast at midnight for $165 per person, plus tax and gratuity
Tickets include admission, hors d’oeuvres, a champagne toast, a burlesque show and party favors. For guaranteed seating, email firstname.lastname@example.org. $80
Leroy Fox will have first dinner seating at 6 p.m. for $40 per person and second dinner seating at 8 p.m. for $55 per person. Dinner includes a 4 course meal and complimentary glass of champagne. The Foxy Party will begin at 10 p.m. for $10 with DJ Jazze Jimmy and a complimentary glass of champagne at midnight. $10-$55
Mimosa and food specials to celebrate the beginning of 2014.
Nearly extinct, these Baroque masterpieces are rediscovered and presented for the first time in 300 years. This performance is a collaboration between British Musicologist Ben Byram-Wigfield and Piedmont Baroque Consortium Director David Tang. Vocal ensembles include Centenary United Methodist Chamber Choir, Greensboro Vocal Consort, and VOX. If you enjoy Bach and Handel, this may become your new favorite.
Join The Humane League's Charlotte Office for our first annual holiday party on January 18th! There will be amazing speakers, gourmet hors d'oevres, wine and beer, raffle, elegant silent auction prizes, live music, and more! All money that we raise will go directly to helping animals. This year we are thrilled to welcome Leilani Munter, NASCAR driver and activist, and Bruce Friedrich, Senior Director of Farm Sanctuary, as our keynote speakers and special guests for the evening. $25.00
Lee Ann Brown and Lamar Wilson will be reading from their latest collections at Charlotte's Favorite Bookstore. Lee Ann Brown will perform pieces from Crowns of Charlotte, while Lamar Wilson will be reading from Sacrilegion. For more information visit http://www.parkroadbooks.com/. A great poetry event you don't want to miss!