New Years Eve 2011
Celebrate this New Years Eve at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta. Countdown the year in style at this glamorous 'A' list event. New Years 2011 at the Hyatt Regency Atlanta will feature extravagant gourmet food, live bands, premium open bar, a comedy room and much more! Purchase your Hyatt Regency New Years Eve Tickets now to insure your place at Atlantas hottest New Years venue.
265 Peachtree Street, NE,
Atlanta GA, 30303
Date / Time
Friday, December 31, 2010
8:30 PM - 2:00 AM
|CENTENNIAL BALLROOM - MAIN STAGE - Set times subject to change
||GREAT WHITE LION SNAKE 9:00 - 10:00pm
Do you remember the glory days of rock n' roll? Sure, the 60's and 70's were cool, but COME ON! We all know that the "Decade of Decadence" was the 80's. It was a time when the Sunset Strip ruled the world, a time when there was still attitude and danger in rock music. If you miss those days, or even missed OUT on those days, then your dreams have come true! Ladies and Gentlemen, we present to you GREAT WHITE LIÖN SNAKE!!! This show is the REAL DEAL: Big hair, make-up, leather, Spandex, and all the moves and attitudes of the era. This is not aging rockers doing their old favorites. This is 80's METAL the way it is SUPPOSED to be done!
||SOUL ASYLUM 10:15 - 11:45pm
Formed in 1981 by High School friends Dan Murphy, Karl Mueller and Dave Pirner, Soul Asylum quickly made a name for themselves nationally releasing four albums by 1988. After signing with Columbia Records in 1992, they went on to release Grave Dancers Union officially transforming them into international superstars, going double-platinum and winning a Grammy for Best Rock Song in 1994. After taking a break in 1998, Soul Asylum reunited in 2004 to record their ninth album, The Silver Lining. They're currently working on a new album set to be released later this year.
||MIDNIGHT COUNTDOWN & BALLOON DROP 11:45pm - Midnight
Say goodbye to 2010 in style with thousands of your new best freinds at Atlanta's largest balloon drops, located in the two main ballrooms!!
||COOLIO 12:00am - 1:00am
Coolio first became famous during 1994 with his debut single "Fantastic Voyage"...After the success of his debut, Coolio became a legitimate rap star. In 1995 he made a song for the movie Dangerous Minds, and this song became "Gangsta's Paradise". "Gangsta's Paradise", which featured R&B singer L.V., would became one of the most successful rap songs of all time, reaching #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 for 3 weeks. It was the #1 single of 1995 for all genres, and was a truly global hit, as it reached #1 in the United States, United Kingdom, Ireland, France, Germany, Italy, Sweden, Austria, Netherlands, Norway, Switzerland, Australia, and New Zealand. We can't wait for Coolio to bring us into 2010 as he takes the main stage at midnight. Get excited as this is the first time Coolio will be making an appearance at a Downtown Countdown Party
||DJ JAMMIN' DAVE (in between sets)
DJ JAMMIN’ Dave, discovering the passion for sound and music in college, has lead him to a respected position in entertainment performance and management. As the owner of JAMMIN’ DJs, he currently is one of the top requested disc jockey entertainers in Atlanta for special events including weddings, corporate parties, clubs, high school and college dances. JAMMIN’ Dave has been a choice favorite as as part of the mobile crew for local radio stations All the Hits Q100 and 95.5 the Beat and has spun at Twisted Taco, 1150, Velvet Room, Jack Rabbit Lounge, and the In Like Flynn- Summer Pool Parties at the Hyatt. His enthusiasm and ability to connect with his people during the events help define his edge at keeping the dance floor packed and pleasing the crowd.
||LETHAL RHYTHMS ENTERTAINMENT
Featuring Atlanta's hottest mashup DJ Joel Rabe of Lethal Rhythms. Rabe has been burning up dance floors across the South East for all types of events while developing a diverse musical platform spinning mash ups, special top 40 dance remixes, club and classics. Lethal Rhythms have mixed and entertained in Mexico, Venezuela, and Germany on the International Scene, as well as in cities such as Phoenix, Atlanta, Chicago, Boston and seasonally up and down the Jersey Shore. Expect a great performance as Lethal Rhythms will be mixing video and audio for an unbeatable New Year’s Celebration!
|REGENCY 6 & 7 - VIDEO DJ REMIX
DJ Suspense has been rocking Atlanta's favorite festivals and club scene for over ten years now! Suspense is not new to the Downtown Countdown Extravaganza, he entertained the crowds from 2004-2007! Now he is back to bring the Downtown Countdown show the next level with an all new Live Video Mix! Suspense will be mixing the Hottest Videos of 2010 and all the classic hits, with tons of mashups to keep you moving and grooving all night!
|HANOVER - "ATLANTA IDOL" KARAOKE
||JAMMIN' 80s KARAOKE ROOM
Jammin' DJs presents JAMMIN' 80s KARAOKE ROOM! Calling all Rockstars!...American Idol wannabees! Totally! This year, "Rock it Out" in the most fun, interactive, party room ever conspired at Downtown Countdown! The JAMMIN' DJs and DJ Mark O host the none stop karaoke dance party! This is the same dj company upstairs at Twisted Taco midtown now Deadwood Saloon with karaoke every weekend. Pat Benatar and Journey never sounded so good! Arrive early as the request list will fill up fast! Best duet, sexiest song and worst singer Awards will prevail as YOU..."Sing in the New Year"!
Blind Crush has quickly become a fan favorite around the Atlanta Music scene, blending the best familiarity of Classic Rock, Alternative, Party Hits and Jams! Described as the "coolest party band in the known universe (and Metro Atlanta!)", their agenda is to entertain & create an atmosphere that leaves the crowd craving more!
|PUNCHLINE COMEDY LOUNGE - LEARNING CENTER 9-10pm & 10:30-11:30pm - Sponsored by Punchline - (Comedians subject to change)
Andy Sandford is a comic who has quickly moved through the ranks of the comedy world. He is a fresh (yet bearded) face who, while based in Atlanta, GA; has delighted audiences at clubs and colleges from New York City to San Francisco, CA, and is a featured guest on the nationally syndicated “Regular Guys“ radio show. Atlantastandsup.com voted Andy "Atlanta's Best Comedian." He is a founding member of "The Beards of Comedy:" one of the country's fastest rising comedy tours who recently recorded their debut album, “Comedy for People,” with Rooftop Comedy Records. Andy also received a very respectable score on an anatomy midterm during his very brief college career. Andy Sandford is an intellectual with a spot-on delivery and a knack for sardonic observation. He has been revered by many for his exemplary writing skills, and has described himself as a whimsical wordsmith wielding a wheelbarrow's worth of witty wonderment. Andy has worked with comedy legends such as Emo Philips, Greg Proop and Margeret Cho
Exploding onto the comedy scene, the last few years have brought meteoric rise to young Atlanta comedian Josh Harris. Revered for his ability to electrify any audience, his high energy performances and one of a kind material garnered him the title of Atlanta’s Funniest Person by Dave FM in 2008. A year later he was a finalist on TV One’s Who’s Got Jokes. Receiving a standing ovation after only three short minutes, he was the only Caucasian in the show’s four year history to make it past the first round. Riding the tide of these monumental achievements, NBC recently flew him to LA to compete in the finals of the nationwide talent search “Stand Up for Diversity,” which showcased the countries ten freshest comedians at The Comedy Store.
Atlanta born, Justin is a stand-up comic who currently performs at clubs and events all over the south east. Initially trained as a musical, dramatic and improvisational theater actor, Justin has since branched out to form a bond with the art of Stand-Up comedy. His peers recently named him “Best New Comedian” and recipient of the “Hicks Award” (named after comedy legend Bill Hicks) for being the biggest asset to the Atlanta comedy community in the 2009 Atlanta Stands Up Awards ceremony. Honest and playful, Justin is a comedian you're bound to enjoy.
Dan Weeks has crafted a style that’s anything but ordinary. Whether delivering a punchy 1 liner, or a well paced, hilarious story, Dan is sure to keep audiences laughing. Seen sharing the stages with notables such as Ron White, Gary Gulman, and Robert Schimmel, his comedy is described as “so smart its stupid” and “it’s a party every time he steps onstage.
We are very proud to announce for the seventh year in a row, two of Atlanta's two largest annual New Year's Eve parties will be joining forces. With a combined 20 year track record, Lindy Promotions and USA Entertainment are coming together to bring you Atlanta's largest New Year's Eve party ever...THE DOWNTOWN COUNTDOWN!! Located in Downtown Atlanta, Hyatt Regency Atlanta is one of Atlanta's premier hotel properties. It's conveniently located in the heart of downtown Atlanta's Peachtree Center and in close proximity to the Georgia Dome, the Georgia Aquarium, Atlantic Station, World of Coca Cola, and CNN Center.
Your all inclusive party ticket will include a 5 1/2 hour premium open bar, an array of the Hyatt's top notch cuisine, decorations, party favors, access to all areas of entertainment, and Atlanta's largest balloon drop at midnight.
With a ratio of one bartender for every 70 guests and 1 buffet station for every 150 guests, you won't spend your New Year's Eve waiting in lines. Capacity is limited to a very comfortable number.
The event attracts a mid 20's to late 30's crowd, but we welcome everyone and are known for attracting a diverse crowd, both ethnically and age-wise. We also attract a nice mix of singles and couples. With 6 party areas and themed rooms and 3 VIP lounges, encompassing an entire level and over 87,000 square feet of party space, the Hyatt Regency will have something for everyone!
The Party Areas
Upstairs entertainment will be in the Centennial Ballroom (Atlanta's largest hotel ballroom with a 30-foot high ceiling) featuring live music by two national acts and the winner of the Band to Band competition along with a DJ spinning between sets. Regency VI & VII Ballrooms will feature great food with Heavy hors d'ouvres, carving and pasta stations & a Late night breakfast plus a DJ spinning all night. Moving one level down, "Club '10" will take over the Grand Hall, featuring Atlanta's hottest DJ's in a club-like setting. The “Punchline Comedy Lounge” (located in the Learning Center Theater) will highlight four comedians doing two shows that night.
For those requiring something a little more special, Atlanta's Downtown Countdown will be offering an upscale, exclusive VIP ticket with 4 exclusive VIP areas. The main VIP areas will be located in Regency V & The Hyatt's premier steakhouse, Avanzare. There will also be 2 private areas roped off in the Centennial Ballroom and Club '10. A very limited number of tickets will be available and will sell quickly. VIP ticket holders will enjoy more upscale dinner and bar menus with the finest array of liquors, beers, wines and champagnes and will have a private area all to themselves as well as their own registration, will call and coat check
You must be 21 or older to attend the event. Dress is formal, creative black tie, optional...kind of like MTV Music Awards. We expect it to be fun not stuffy! So...for guys - jacket and tie or tux, funky preferred & for girls- cocktail or formal dresses, with creativity encouraged! NO JEANS OR SNEAKERS PERMITTED!
Please keep in mind, in order to maximize the fun potential, the regular party ticket areas offer limited seating. While there is some seating available in 'breakout rooms' and some of the ballrooms, there is not seating for every guest. There is, however, a much higher percentage of seating per guest in the VIP areas.
Feel free to browse around the website to get specific information on entertainment, food and bar menus, VIP information, hotel accommodations and ticket availability.
Remember, this event sells out early every year!!! Plus, the earlier you buy, the less expensive it will be!
Each all-inclusive ticket includes
- 5 1/2 hour premium open bar (8:30pm - 2am)
- Heavy hors d'ouvres, carving and pasta stations (9-11pm),
- Late night breakfast and access to all party areas (except VIP)
- Atlanta's Largest Balloon Drops at Midnight, Decorations, Party Favors and
- 4,000 of your closest friends with whom to celebrate 2010!!
Access Four Party Areas
- Centennial Ballroom - 3 Bands & DJ Dave on Main Stage
- Grand Hall - Club '10 - DJ Joel of Lethal Rhythms
- Regency VI & VII - VJ/ DJ Suspense & Buffet Lounge
- Hanover - Kareoke & Blind Crush "Party Cover Band"
- Punchline Comedy Lounge - The Learning Center
VIP Access Includes The Finest In Food And Beverages
Ticket Price Will Increase As Event Gets Closer - Limited Tickets Will Be Sold!!
Directions To Hyatt Regency
265 Peachtree Street, NE Atlanta, GA 30303
$2.00 per ride. Rail system runs approx every 10 minutes. Hyatt connected to Peachtree Center Train Station via Peachtree Center Mall. 15 minutes from Airport. (Airport pickup at baggage claim, TH Terminal. To get to Hyatt, take M.A.R.T.A. to the Peachtree Center Station and exit North East towards Peachtree Center Mall.
When Traveling via MARTA from the Airport:
Take the northbound train to the Peachtree Center Station stop, one stop north of the Five Points transfer station.
Exit the train and take the escalator up towards Peachtree Center Mall.
Once inside the mall, follow the signs to the covered walkway into the hotel.
Indoor & underground Valet Parking: The indoor parking garage cannot accommodate vans of any size. Parking is on a first come, first serve basis. Only 400 spaces available. There are no in-and-out privileges.
0-1 hour $8
1-2 hours $10
2-4 hours $14
4-6 hours $18
6-8 hours $20
8-24 hours $24
Parking is normally available, however, during large functions the hotel parking can become full. If this happens the guest is advised to use Suntrust parking. Located 1/2 block from the hotel, this is a secured lot. $15.00 a day - No In/Out privileges. Oversized Vans, Winnebagos and Buses cannot be accommodated in hotel parking lot. Local open-air lots can be recommended. Contact Concierge. Self Parking not available
Age : 21