Connect with us

Subscribe

Events

Destination Vancouver Island: A DMNW Guide to Your NYE in Victoria

Victoria, British Columbia. It may sound like something out of 19th century England, and somewhat resemble it, but you can breathe a sigh of relief knowing it’s so much more. While it can be overshadowed by cities like Vancouver and Seattle within spitting distance, the dance culture in this community takes a back seat to no one. So DMNW is here to break down your options for the most memorable NYE on the Island.

Dance Til’ Dawn: The New Years All Nighter @ the Sunset Room

What would New Years be without watching the sun come up? The Sunset room invites you to dance your way into 2016 with more than 8 hours of tunes provided by some of Victoria’s best. Powered by PK Sound and not stopping until the wee hours of 5:30 a.m., your festival memories of the summer will come flooding back at this one.

Tickets available at Lyle’s Place

NYE 2016: Late Check Out – A Hotel Party @ English Inn Hotel

Have you ever wanted to party in a mansion? Well, here’s your chance! Deepend Promotions is turning the English Inn Hotel, a.k.a. a giant 100-year-old mansion, into your destination for a New Year’s Eve house party. Showcasing a variety of west coast beats capped off by Vancouver’s Frivolous, this is bound to be one for the books.

Tickets here or at Sacred Herb

Wolf/Sheep NYE @ Wolf/Sheep Arthouse

Anybody from Victoria knows about Wolf/Sheep. They’re an intricate part of the community and have been known for some pretty legendary parties the past couple years as a part of Rifflandia. Well this is their first time hosting a New Years bash, and with Rennie Foster headlining a stacked lineup of local talent they definitely won’t disappoint.

Tickets literally SOLD OUT during the writing of this article, but someone might be nice enough to sell you one if you ask around here.

A Black Tie Affair: New Years Eve @ Upstairs Cabaret

The name speaks for itself. Ring in the New Year with Victoria’s best dressed, and shake your booty while you do it! Featuring a champagne bar and music by DJ Yeezy Yee, the Upstairs Cabaret will help you bring in 2016 with style.

Tickets available here or at Lyle’s Place

Distrikt Nightclub & 107.3 KOOL FM present NYE @ Distrikt Nightclub

Distrikt is arguably one of the main hubs when it comes to catching a DJ in Victoria, and this NYE is no different! Featuring Vancouver’s MF Jones with backup from other Victoria favorites, the basement of the Strathcona Hotel is sure to help you ring in your New Year with a healthy dose of bass.

Tickets here or at the Strathcona Hotel Front Desk

NYE 2016 @ Lucky Bar

Known more for its intimate performances as opposed to the larger crowds, Lucky is a go-to for any Victoria music head. This year’s NYE lineup includes the infamous Max Ulis, part of Vancouver’s Lighta! Crew, with appearances by Righteous Rainbows of Togetherness, and Sean Evans!

Tickets available at Lucky Bar or Lyle’s Place

[bpm_ad]

There you have it Victoria. If you love to dance, and our guess is you probably do, then grab your tickets while you still can. And if by some miracle you find yourself with leftover energy after New Years, you can jump on the ferry for a chance at redemption with What So Not in Vancouver on New Year’s Day! Have a safe and happy 2016 from everyone at DMNW!

 

Newsletter Signup

Get all the latest Pacific Northwest nightlife news, directly to your inbox.

Written By

Part man, part buffalo, part maple syrup. Pretty much the Canadian version of Grizzly Adams.

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

reso2020 reso2020

Resolution wows Seattle, closes out the decade right (DMNW Review)

Reviews

Traveling for New Year’s Eve? Start planning now

Events

Rifflandia announces year-long hiatus for 2019

Events

Photo By: Jookz Photography Photo By: Jookz Photography

Decadence AZ Sent Off 2018 In The Best Way Ever [Review]

Reviews

Advertisement
Advertisement
Newsletter Signup

Get all the latest Pacific Northwest nightlife news, directly to your inbox.

Copyright © 2013-2019 Dance Music Northwest, LLC. All Rights Reserved.

Connect
Newsletter Signup

Get all the latest Pacific Northwest nightlife news, directly to your inbox.