The Best Thanksgiving Parties Around The Upper East Side
Thanksgiving is about many things. Friends, family, giving thanks for the good things that life has brought our way. The list goes on, and for many, especially those in the luxury apartments on NYC's Upper East Side, elegant Thanksgiving parties hover near the top of that list as well. Thanksgiving Eve and Thanksgiving Day are well-known party times, with Thanksgiving Eve even earning its own appropriate nickname: Black Wednesday. With New York being one of the liveliest party cities in the world, there's no doubt you'll be able to get into some Thanksgiving-themed action, you'll just need to scope out the right spot to do it at. Fear not, we've got the list of the most happening Thanksgiving parties around Manhattan, all of which will bring ample amounts of fun, excitement, and a special twist on Thanksgiving you won't soon forget.
If you want to get your party on the night before Thanksgiving, that's completely understandable. You might have a considerable amount to take care of on Thanksgiving Day proper, and want to get a taste of the party life in advance. If that's the case, you'd do well to check out some of these spots around town.
Thanksgiving Eve At The Lately
Head over to 357 West 16th Street and you'll be right at the address for The Lately, a "stylized bar with a cabinlike, throwback look." It's well known for its great drinks and food, and on Thanksgiving Eve, it will also be the place for an invigorating pre-Thanksgiving party. Starting at 9:00PM and going until 4:00AM, The Lately will be transformed into a party hotspot with little compare. Tickets will be required for entry, which you can obtain for around ten to twenty dollars. It promises to be a raucous affair, with plenty of drinks, entertainment, and socializing to go around.
The Singles Thanksgiving Eve Party
For those who are single (and looking to mingle), the Singles Party at Slate is going to be one of the largest of its ilk:
"Join us and over 300 singles at what's sure to be an unforgettable night! With music and dancing, fun ice breakers, complimentary appetizers, a cash bar, and fun prizes, our party will be the best in town!" A bit of background. Slate is a popular, multi-level nightclub located on West 21st Street. They've got pool tables, great food, and a large bar with plenty of cocktails available for thirsty guests. For party night, that will be combined with amazing music and droves of interested singles having the time of their lives. Make sure to get in on the action as well.
1 OAK NYC Thanksgiving Eve
For an upscale, exclusive take on Thanksgiving Eve, the backdrop of 1 OAK is sure to meet many a partygoers exacting standards. Located on West 17th Street, this high class lounge is known for being hip, trendy, and filled with an electric ambiance on normal nights. On Thanksgiving Eve, its taken up to the next level and the nightclub becomes party central. Doors open at 11PM and tickets run between thirty and sixty dollars.
Thanksgiving Eve At The Highline Ballroom
The Highline Ballroom is the spot for popular live acts, and Thanksgiving eve will see Walshy Fire bringing the noise:
"This is not your typical night out! Expect no dull moments with performances encompassing music, dance, comedy, acting, art, video, and more of the best NYC has to offer - including a special headlining performance by Walshy Fire of Major Lazer!" His set will be accompanied by DJ Ody Roc, DJ Copenhagen, and DJ Blake, making for a full night of hard-hitting mixes. This event is oft-hailed as New York City's number one Thanksgiving Eve party, so be sure to add this to the short list. The festivities kick off at 10:00PM and go until 4:00AM. There's a dress code, so be sure to don your finest threads and bring your ID for entry into this Thanksgiving extravaganza.
The party doesn't stop just because its Thanksgiving Day. Once you've got your fill of turkey and watched all the parades you can handle, you might want to squeeze some more fun into your day with a nighttime soiree. Here are few places to check out.
Give Thanks Thanksgiving Night This open bar event hosted at The Attic Rooftop & Lounge is just the spot to get your fix of top-level, upscale, classy club action. The setting provides amazing views of Manhattan, while the general atmosphere of the club grants all the motivation you'll need to cut loose. Live music for the Thanksgiving event will come courtesy of DJ Exeqtive, DJ Nasty, DJ Dane Ja, and DJ Jibz. There will be plenty of food and drink to partake of, and all guests get in free until 12:00AM. Like most of the night happenings in the city, this will be an all-nighter going from 10:00PM until 4:00AM. Be sure to dress your best and be ready for a magical evening.
Hot 97s Thanksgiving Night Invasion
Hot 97 needs little introduction. The popular radio station will be "taking over" Falucka Lounge on 162 Bleecker Street from 11:00PM to 4:00AM, and bring with them a whole slew of entertainment for interested partygoers. Music will be provided by DJ Magic and Mastermind, while drinks and excitement will be in plentiful supply. Just be sure to follow the dress code, "mandatory sexy and chic," and you'll be granted entry and in good company for the evening.
Take The Party Back To The Luxury Apartments On NYC Upper East Side
Of course, you could always do your own partying at your NYC abode if you so choose. For a spot to call your own for a friendly get-together, Renoir House provides the premier Manhattan rental experience on the island's popular Upper East Side. Here, you'll find yourself positioned near all the essentials: shopping, dining, entertainment, and more. Multiple spacious floorplans provide the right living space for every lifestyle, and the building's long list of modern amenities make living here like being in the lap of luxury. See why this is considered the pinnacle of city living. Come to Renoir House for the highest level of quality you'll find on The Upper East Side.