The Kennedy Center's New Year's Eve Grand Foyer Party
Ticketholders for all New Year's Eve performances at the Kennedy Center -- or diners from the Roof Terrace Restaurant that evening -- are invited to a festive countdown to 2006, where you can waltz and swing to two fabulous dance bands until 1 a.m.!
- Sat., Dec. 31, 2005, 11:00 PM
- Grand Foyer
- 2 hours
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On the North Millennnium Stage, Full Swing plays the music of Tony Bennett, Frank Sinatra, Nat King Cole, Harry Connick, Glenn Miller, Duke Ellington, Tommy Dorsey, and many other favorites from the big band age. The group performs all of the popular styles from this era to make for a delightful way to dance into the New Year.
On the South Millennium Stage, The Salon Orchestra of Washington recreates the romantic elegance of Vienna of the 1890s. Dance to waltzes, landlers, and polkas by Johann Strauss, Franz Lehar, and other musical masters. There will be food and beverages available for purchase throughout the Grand Foyer, and countdown party favors are included at no charge.