Soon we will be saying goodbye to 2017 and ringing in the New Year, 2018! St. Croix offers several places across the island to celebrate the end of this year and the beginning of the New Year. For those of you still deciding how you want to celebrate Old Year’s Night of New Year’s, here are a few options:
Hit the boardwalk and head to the many restaurants or bars celebrating New Year’s Eve with live music, drink specials, special dinner features and more! Shupe’s on the Boardwalk will be hosting ‘New Year’s Eve on the Boardwalk’ featuring live performances by local favorite Kurt Schindler, and DJ A-Train from Miami! We recommend you also check out Angry Nate’s or Rum Runners.
Head to Caravelle Hotel & Casino at 6pm and dance the night away to the sounds of DJ Karl, Stanley & the Ten Sleepless Knights and Digital Band. Champagne, tasty bites and party favors will keep the fun going until Caravelle Hotel & Casino’s midnight countdown surprise. No cover charge!
balter will also be hosting an Old Year’s Night Party starting at 10pm featuring DJ’s inside and out. VIP tables are available, call (340) 719-5896 today to reserve yours!
On the East End:
On New Year’s Day, The Buccaneer will be grilling beach side at The Mermaid. Enjoy a selection of grilled favorites, along with live music and a performance by St. Croix’s favorite fire dancers. Reservations are required and can be made at (340) 712-2120.
On the West End:
Sand Castle on the Beach will be hosting a celebration with endless champagne (or sparkling cider), a premium hors d’oeurve and dessert bar, music by DJ Fyah Coral, hourly giveaways and a bonfire on the beach. The fun starts at 9pm and goes to 1am, for details call (340) 772-1205.
Lyric Sails will be offering a sunset sail with live music by The Misfits of Funk and a complimentary champagne toast at sunset. The Misfits of Funk play old and new school Funk, Soul, Blues, Rock, and R&B. If you can’t get enough of them, see them later that night at 9pm at Tap Deck. The sail goes from 4pm – 6:30pm, and you can make your reservation here.
Tap Deck Bar & Billiards will have live music from The Misfits of Funk from 9pm-Midnight. Everyone is welcome to drink and be merry! $4 well drinks, $3 domestic beers, draft beers from $6-$8, and handcrafted cocktails. The kitchen will be open until 10pm for some late small bites. Free champagne toast at Midnight, and no cover charge!
We will continue to update this listing with events and details as we get them, so please check back or visit our Calendar of Events. Wherever you choose to ring in the New Year, please remember to do so safely and responsibly. Happy New Year to you and yours from all of us here at GoToStCroix.com!
-Jennie Ogden, Editor