Uptown Kingston New Year’s Eve!

/ Dec

Uptown Kingston New Year’s Eve!

Back Theater
08:00 pm - 03:00 am
$20 (early bird tix)


Uptown Kingston, Magic Hat Brewing Company + Chronogram present:

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We are excited to announce that the neighborhood-wide celebration is back for the 3rd year! Be part of the thousands who flock to Uptown Kingston to eat, drink, and countdown to midnight at the annual Ball Drop at the corner of Wall & N. Front streets!

This year’s theme is ‘Old-Fashioned Cirkus’, so bring on the stripes, polka dots, tops hats, and more! Appropriate dress IS requested!

-BALL DROP: The stage & ball are bigger and better than last year! Sponsored by Tonner Doll Co. and Kingston Uptown Business Association (KUBA), we’ll have music and entertainment flooding the streets of Uptown Kingston! Hosted by Baby New Year and Father Time, happens at Midnight on the corner of Wall st. & N Front! FREE!


BSP Kingston: Hosted by Ringleader Anna Rexia, BSP will be opening up its MASSIVE back room Theater (dating back to 1880) for an evening of freak shows, stage performers (mems of Bindlestiff Family CirkusMiss 360Miss Fly Hips), burlesque (W.té.effé Productions), live music fromBella’s Bartok, Heart Strings Hot Club, Klezmer, Jazz and an electro-swing dance party with DJ Dr. Suds after midnight!

This year, BSP is offering a pre-midnight VIP ‘Gold’ bracelet inside of the San Severia Tent (circa 1839, Belgium, courtesy of Spiegeltent Productions) with a private bar/coat check, horderves from Duo Bistro, and seated booths. For more details and ADVANCED + VIP TICKETS ::http://bit.ly/1BOUNAo

Boitson’s Restaurant + Keegan Ales Pop-Up Beer Hall: located at 43 N Front St (next to Tech Smiths) this pop-up venue will feature full tilt rockabilly from Lara Hope & The Ark-Tones, freak show stunts from The Unholy SideshowPeter Demuth Photography old-fashioned Photobooth, and a late night DJ! $5 suggested at the door

Stockade Tavern: The KINGS of Prohibition era cocktails will be serving them up all night (no cover), as well as featuring some early evening Jazz (7pm) and a NYE tradition: klezmer band Caprice Rouge! Plus late night dance party with DJ Ali!


PARKING: Plenty of Street and Municipal (free) lots around the neighborhood, PLUS the city has allowed for free parking at the Cioni Building lot til 3am (directly behind BSP)
Parking Map: http://bspkingston.com/?page_id=233

-A FREE Shuttle is being provided by the City of Kingston, running from 6pm – 2am, and later if people use it en force! It will pick-up/drop-off at these stops every 25min:
View Map/Info here: http://bspkingston.com/?attachment_id=1103
• Kingston Plaza Parking Lot (by Mac Fitness)
• 42 N Front St (Stella’s Restaurant)
• N Front & Frog Alley (Deising’s Bakeries and Restaurant)
• 313 Fair St (Stockade Tavern)
• 20 Saint James St (Keegan Ales)
• 744 Broadway (The Anchor)
• 168 Cornell St (Cornell Street Studios free municipal lot)


Reservations are recommended, but there are tons of places to duck into for some food or drink BEFORE the Ball Drop: Boitson’s, Santa Fe Uptown,Duo BistroSissy’s CafeYum Yum noodle barDiego’s Taqueria Kingston,Stella’s Restaurant, and Ecce Terra!

LATE NIGHT: Grab a special ‘Brunck’ (Drunk Brunch) at Duo Bistro (50 John st) from midnight – 3am, full menu at Café East, and bites from Santa Fe (11 Main)

COFFEE/SNACKS: outdated: an antique caféSéraphine Bakery, and Kingston Candy Bar

LOOK GREAT for the big night, with a style from LeShag or Pugsly’s Barber Shop!



This event would not be possible without the tremendous support of our neighborhood, including:
Tech Smiths (http://www.tech-smiths.com/)
Birch Body Care (http://www.birchkingston.com/)
Rondout Savings Bank (http://www.rondout.com/)
Petalos Floral Design (http://petalosfloral.com/)
Catskill Art & Office Supply (http://www.catskillart.com/)
Sav-on Party Centre (http://www.savonparty.com/)
Murphy Realty Group (http://www.murphyrealtygrp.com/)
Rage Hair Salon
Bounce, Trampoline Sports. (http://bounceonit.com/poughkeepsie/)

Also, BIG THANKS to the City of Kingston, KPD, Public Works, Transoportation, et al for there incredible support of this event!

BSP, and all venues, are 21+