Gatsby Masquerade Gala
A Black Tie New Year's Eve 2019 Washington DC Affair
This New Year’s Eve, join us at the most sought-after NYE Gala in the nation’s capital. Put on your best Great Gatsby attire and masquerade mask as we mix the decadence of the 1920’s with the mystery of a masquerade ball at this one of a kind NYE event. The Gatsby Masquerade Gala, is the ultimate New Year’s Eve, Washington DC Black Tie affair, featuring a 5 hour premium open bar, midnight champagne toast, midnight NYE countdown, multiple food stations (including the popular Mac n' Cheese Bar), a dessert bar, 3 of the area’s best DJ’s, dancers, performers, photographers and so much more. This all takes place at the brand new luxurious venue - The Showroom - located inside the beautiful Franklin Court Building. The Showroom is a majestic private event venue with high ceilings, open space layout, a VIP loft, and can accommodate over 800 guests. We will be transforming it into a New Year’s Eve ballroom worthy of The Great Gatsbyhimself. Don’t miss Washington DC’s ultimate celebration as event tickets will sell out and increase closer to the date.
- 5 Hour Premium Open Bar (9 PM - 2 AM)
- Multiple Food Stations (9 PM - 11 PM)
- Desert Station (11 PM - 12 AM)
- Midnight Champagne Toast
- Midnight Countdown
- Complimentary Masquerade Mask
- 1920 Style Party Favors
- Multiple Professional Photographers
- More amenities to be announced....
Ticket prices will increase closer to the date. For best prices, act fast!
Group Rates: If you have a party of 10 or more, contact us (email@example.com) for discounted rates.
- Miami's DJ Damion Daniel
- The International DJ LS
- Washington DC's DJ Q
- Dancers, and other entertainment TBA.
DJ's will take you on an open-format NYE musical journey that will keep the floor packed well past midnight! Music includes Top 40, House, Dance, Hip Hop, Reggae, Club Anthems, 90's Throwbacks, International, Electro Swing, and more!
The Showroom is Washington DC's newest and most exclusive private event venue located inside the beautiful Franklin Court Building. The 8,300-square-feet venue comes alive with 19 feet ceilings, and an open, modernized, industrial space which will serve as a canvas for the Gatsby Masquerade Ball: A New Year's Eve DC Black Tie Affair. The location cannot be beat in the heart of Washington DC, right off the famed K Street and just minutes away from The White House and Washington DC's City Center. The stylish venue was built in 2017 and has hosted numerous events including Washingtonian’s 2017 Style Setters Event, and Downtown DC's District of Fashion 2018. With a combined twenty plus years of experience in DC’s thriving event industry, The Showroom team will celebrate the rich history of the city in one of the most desirable and sought after locations.
New Year's Eve Food Stations Menu:
- Vegetable Crudité,
- Seasonal Fruit & Domestic Cheeses Presentation Served with Dip
- Assortment of Crackers and Hummus
- Everything Savory Bar (Assortment of Gourmet Meatballs, Chicken Wings, and Ginger Chicken wrapped in Bacon)
- Macaroni & Cheese Bar
- A creamy Macaroni and Cheese fix-in bar with choice of Applewood Smoked Bacon, Chives, Sour Cream, Cheddar Cheese, Marinated Mushrooms, and more!
Sweet Endings Dessert Bar
- Assorted Pastries, Chocolate Covered Strawberries and Chocolate Pretzels
(Q) Where is The Showroom?
(A) 1099 14th St NW ste 101L, Washington, DC 20005
(Q) Are there age restrictions?
(A) Must be 21+ Years of Age or Older with Valid ID
(Q) Is there a dress code?
(A) Yes, we will enforce a black-tie optional dress code. This means men are encouraged to wear Great Gatsby inspired tuxedos and suits, while women are encouraged to wear evening gowns, sequin dresses, cocktail dresses, or other formal attire. We will enforce a strict no athletic wear policy.
(Q) How long is the Open Bar?
(A) The open bar will start at 9 PM and end at 2 AM. Last call will be at 1:30 AM.
(Q) How many bars will there be?
(A) There will be multiple bars and wait staff. We have contracted the high rated professionals at Mixology Bartending Services to provide bar service.
(Q) Are the ticket prices going to change?
(A) YES, ticket prices will increase as we get closer to the date. For the best value, you should buy sooner than later. Please note: ticket prices may increase more than what is scheduled depending on ticket demand.
(Q) What type of music will be played?
(A) Our DJ’s are awesome. You will hear a mix of all types of music from hip hop, top 40, dance, house, international, latin, and even some electro swing.
(Q) Will you supply masquerade masks?
(A) Yes, each guest will have the opportunity to receive a masquerade mask. However, if you have a certain style you want, we recommend you bring your own.
(Q) Will you have coat check?
(A) Yes, we will have coat check but please note that coat check will be a minor extra fee in cash. Coat check will be no more than $5, so if you plan on checking your coat, please be sure to bring cash.
(Q) How is the parking?
(A) Street parking around The Showroom is available but we do not recommend patrons drive on New Year's Eve. We will have discounted promo codes with our partner LYFT. We highly recommend using a ride sharing service or Metro.
(Q) Is there Public Transportation/Metro?
(A) Yes, The Showroom is conveniently located a few blocks from McPherson Square Metro Station.
(Q) Do I need to print my ticket?
(A) You can either print your ticket or provide your e-ticket. We recommend e-tickets so we can save some trees :) !
(Q) Are tickets refundable?
(A) No. Similar to concerts or sporting events, all ticket sales are final. There will be absolutely no refunds unless the event is cancelled. If the event is cancelled, you will receive a refund. Tickets can be transferred to another party if you cannot attend.
(Q) Can I sponsor this New Year's Eve event?
(A) Yes! We are looking for some awesome sponsors who are interested in marketing to an international professional crowd. We host multiple NYE events throughout the city and have many opportunities. At the Gatsby Masquerade Gala you will have access to 800 professionals who are active. If you have a product, startup, real estate service, gym, etc and are interested in learning about sponsorship opportunities e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org
ALL TICKET SALES ARE FINAL.
For more information or questions:
https://www.dcnewyears.net | email@example.com | 202.670.3557