Cheers to the New Year’s Eve “Lead Vegas” Report
This Saturday, Leadville’s neon lights will shine bright beckoning in the New Year. Here’s the annual Lead Vegas New Years Eve report about what’s going on in and around Leadville this Saturday, Dec. 31. Happy 2017!
The Scarlet Tavern will have their annual New Year’s Eve party, this year a “Kancoctions shindig.” Artist Kan Tong will paint a live canvas that will be raffled off at the end of the night, with music by Steepland String Band, a champagne toast, and balloon drop. Wear old timey clothes for the group photo. The Scarlet is located at 326 Harrison Ave. in Leadville.
The Historic Pastime Bar & Cafe is holding a Pimps & Hos Ball with karaoke by Girl Play from 9 p.m. – 1:30 a.m. The Pastime is at 120 West 2nd St. and can arrange a ride home at the end of the night.
Ski Cooper will be celebrating New Year’s Eve with open slopes during the day, followed by live music by Pitch Black Jazz from 3 – 5 p.m. at Katie O’Rourke’s Irish Pub located in the lodge.
Mount Princeton Hot Springs Resort will be hosting a party from 9 p.m. – 1:30 a.m with complimentary drinks and appetizers and live music by William & The Romantics. Cost is $15 which enables $10 Bathhouse entry with purchase of party ticket. Free party admittance with purchase of meal, a three-course French Brasserie for $99 per couple. Reservations required: 719-395-2447 Ext: 7
“This Wonderful Life” at Twin Lakes Schoolhouse, The Twin Lakes Inn, bar open following the show- SOLD OUT!!
Brew Year’s Eve at Periodic Brewing starting at noon until 2017. A family friendly option, with their full pub menu.
Wilde’s Green Hour will be hosting A Very Gatsby New Year complete with live entertainment, $25 three-course meal, and free admission for all ages. 20s attire is recommended but not required. Wilde’s Green is located at 313 Harrison Ave.
Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie #91 (Eagle’s Lodge) will have live music by DJ Ben Flores from 9 p.m. – 1 a.m. Cost is $5 with proceeds to the family of Kuper Bertolas. 50/50 Raffle, Drink specials, and designated drivers make for a smashing party.
Leadville Elks Lodge #236 will be open to the public and bringing in the New Year with live music from Persuassion. There will be a $10 cover and the fun starts at 7 p.m. including a midnight toast. Party-goers will find food available at the lodge as well. Happy 2017!
Wherever the party, walk home, arrange a ride beforehand, or plan to stay the night. Begin 2017 wisely with responsible drinking and smart choices. See you out on the town this Saturday!