New Year´s Eve Gala at Wiener Rathaus
31.12.2017 | 19:00 | Wiener Rathaus
Spend the magic moments of New Year’s Eve in the most exclusive location in the heart of Vienna: the famous ballroom of Vienna City Hall! Amidst this impressive setting, let us indulge you with an exquisite four-course gala dinner as well as with the excellent selection of musical entertainment
The official ball opening ceremony will be performed by the charming young ladies and gentlemen of the Viennese dancing school Chris. Your night will be musically accompanied by classical waltz chimes of the “Original Wiener Hofball Orchester” as well as lively dance vibes of the live band “Midnight Spirits”.
For the highlight of the evening you may step out onto the city halls grand balcony to overlook the mag- nificent midnight fireworks over Vienna’s inner city: Bid farewell to the old year with a glass of sparkling wine while welcoming the New Year dancing to the tunes of the Blue Danube Waltz.
Professional dancers and vocal soloists from renowned Austrian opera houses will then perform a typical Viennese midnight show and the hot rhythms of our live band will keep you entertained until early morning hours.
Dresscode: evening dress, tuxedo or dark suit!
Category VIP: The price includes a table reservation in the ball room, VIP check-in, a 4-course gala dinner, a welcome cock- tail, sparkling wine, red and white wine, beer, non-alcoholic beverages and mineral water.
Category A & B: The price includes a table reservation in the ball room, a 4-course gala dinner, a welcome cocktail, red and white wine, beer, non-alcoholic beverages, mineral water and a glass of sparkling wine at midnight.
Category C: The price includes a table reservation in the adj. North wing with access to the ball room, red and white wine, beer, non-alcoholic beverages, mineral water and a glass of sparkling wine at midnight.
Wild salmon variation (smoked, marinated and tartare) with olive cream and salad
Marinated Jerusalem artichoke with prunes
Cream soup of parsley with prawn
(G, O, L)
Cream soup of parsley with roasted pumpkin cubes
(G, O, L)
with glazed carrots and rosemary potatoes
(A, G, O, C, L)
Kohlrabi-radicchio-risotto with pearl barley and grana shavings
(G, O, L)
Chocolate soufflé with berries and whipped cream Coffee with mixed mini-chocolates
(A, C, G, O)
Traditional Viennese goulash soup shortly after midnight
Cream soup of lentils
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19:00 Uhr Einlass und Begrüßungscocktail (Kategorie VIP, A, B)
20:00 Uhr 4-Gang Gala Dinner
21.45 Uhr Einlass für die Gäste ohne Abendessen (Kategorie C)
22:15 Uhr Balleröffnung im Festsaal mit der Tanzschule Chris
23:15 Uhr Show Einlage – die besten Wiener Operetten (Arien,Duetteund3Ballettpaare)
00:00 Uhr Feuerwerk
00:05 Uhr Mitternachtswalzer
00:15 Uhr Traditioneller Mitternachtssnack
02:30 Uhr Ballende
PROGRAMME 07.00 p.m. Admission and welcome drink (categories VIP, A, B)
08.00 p.m. Gala dinner (four courses)
09.45 p.m. Admission for guests without dinner (category C)
10.15 p.m. Ball opening by the dancing school Chris
11.15 p.m. Show acts: highlights of Viennese operettas (arias, duets, ballet etc.)
00.00 a.m. New Year’s Eve countdown on the grand balcony with midnight fireworks
00.05 a.m. Midnight waltz
00.15 a.m. Traditional midnight snack
02.30 a.m. End of the ball
Wiener Rathaus (also Neues Rathaus) is the city hall of Vienna, located on Rathausplatz in the Innere Stadt district. Constructed from 1872 to 1883 in a Neo-Gothic style according to plans designed by Friedrich von Schmidt, it houses the office of the Mayor of Vienna as well as the chambers of the city council and Vienna Landtag diet.