2019 farewell festivities

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New Year’s fireworks
Camana Bay, 9pm
All are invited to welcome in 2020, the start of a new decade, with a free firework show at Camana Bay this New Year’s Eve.
The restaurants of the Town Centre are presenting a 9pm show, perfectly timed for the beginning or end of a festive New Year’s Eve dining experience enjoyed at any of Camana Bay’s eateries. It also means the young ones can see them before bedtime. All are encouraged to reserve their tables early to avoid disappointment. For contact details of Camana Bay’s restaurants, visit camanabay.com/dine and for more on Camana Bay’s holiday happenings, visit camanabay.com/holidays.

New Year’s Eve at The Brasserie
The Brasserie, 5-10pm
Welcome in 2020 with an incredible six-course Brasserie degustation of kumamoto oyster, local conch ceviche, grilled Cayman lobster and honeycomb and valrhona chocolate cake. Tickets are $80 plus gratuity. Visit brasseriecayman.com for more information.

Truffles + Bubbles
Chef’s Counter, Avecita, 7pm
Take your exclusive front-row seat at the Chef’s Counter and witness culinary expression at its finest with this NYE dinner tasting menu. End your year on the ultimate high with a prix-fixe menu featuring multiple ‘melt-in-your-mouth’ truffle- infused courses, beautifully plated and paired with bubbles. Chef’s tasting menu plus bubbles pairing is $255. Reservations are a must. Call (345) 746-4000.

Truffles + Tastes
Avecita
If a trio of truffle-enriched dishes sounds tempting, take a seat at Avecita’s communal tables and experience three tantalising courses, as well as some hidden tastes. Choose to toast the occasion with the option of a bubbles-pairing menu.
Prix-fixe tasting menu $85 | Beverage pairing $60 | Prix-fixe kids tasting menu $55.

Midnight Brunch on the Beach
Kimpton Seafire Resort + Spa, 7pm
Ring in New Year’s Eve on Seven Mile Beach with the Kimpton’s ‘Pirates of the Sea’ celebration. Indulge in craft cocktails and free-flowing bubbles as well as The Seafire Chefs’ abundant spread. Dance your way into 2020 against a backdrop of fireworks reflecting on the Caribbean Sea.
Adults $250 | Children 13-17 $120 | Children 6-12 $65 | Children 3-5 $35.
Kids can also enjoy their own celebration at Camp Seafire. 7pm – 1am. $70 per child.

New Year’s Eve Ball
The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman, 7:30pm
Toast to the New Year at an elegant masquerade ball. Wander through a delectable buffet with exquisite action stations and delightful delicacies before partying it up on the dancefloor. Triggerfish band will provide the perfect upbeat backdrop that will have you out of your seat all night long. At midnight, head over to Seven Mile Beach and enjoy the sounds of a live DJ as the sky illuminates with the highly anticipated annual fireworks spectacle. To reserve, call (345) 815-6912.
Adult $350 | Children 6-12 years $100 | Children 3-5 years $50.

New Year’s Eve Gala Dinner
The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman, 7pm
Celebrate the arrival of the New Year with family and friends surrounded by epicurean artistry at Blue by Eric Ripert. Before dining on a multi-course menu specially crafted by Chef Thomas Seifried, an elegant champagne reception awaits with a selection of canapés followed by a gala dinner menu with an exceptional wine pairing to celebrate and toast to the new year. To reserve, call (345) 815-6912.
Dinner with wine pairing $550 | Dinner without wine pairing $400 | Children 6-12 years $95.

Kaibo New Year’s Eve
5:30pm onwards
A family-friendly party in palm-lined paradise, that boasts one of the best views of firework displays across the sea. Enjoy incredible unlimited BBQ buffet, with a table on the beach. Kaibo releases the first fireworks at 9pm, and a Oneworld DJ takes to the decks at midnight to bring in 2020 with more fireworks and carry on ’til very late!
Adult $85 | Children between 3-12 are $55.
Upstairs at Kaibo Early Dinner
This three-course dinner on the sea-view verandah is accompanied by music. At 8pm, join the party on Kaibo beach, or find a cosy couch in the Rare Rum Lounge. This three-course ‘early’ deal is for 5:30-8pm.
$85 per person – three-course ‘pre-NYE’ menu.

Upstairs at Kaibo Dinner Party
8pm until late
Upstairs at Kaibo’s New Year’s Eve Dinner features a culinary journey. The six-course Chefs’ Tasting Menu will bring in 2020 in style. Dinner is accompanied by music and an early firework display at 9pm observed from your private table on the sea-view verandah. Join the after-dinner party on Kaibo beach, under the stars. Celebratory cocktails and champagne are available all night.
$200 per person – six course Chef’s Tasting Menu.

Grand Old House New Year’s Eve 2020
8-10pm
Celebrations commence with a glass of Bollinger Champagne reception followed by live chef action stations and live entertainment. Dance the night away with live music guaranteed to make those final moments of 2019 most memorable. Renowned Oneworld DJs entertain and excite and keep you dancing into the early hours.
Pre-order your champagne for a bubbly toast at midnight to provide a sparkling start to the New Year, while watching the impressive and exclusive fireworks.
Package includes glass of Bollinger at the Champagne reception with DJ and live saxophone from 8-10pm. Contact (34) 949-9333 or email: [email protected]
$145 per person.

The Wharf Spectacular Midnight Fireworks
5:30pm-2am
Regular a la carte menu and music by one of the amazing Oneworld DJs. Call 949-2231 or email
[email protected]

Royal Palms New Year’s Celebration
5-10pm
Riaan Smit live at 6pm and Danny Loops live at 7:30pm. $55 Set Menu three-course dinner.

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