Still looking for a way to kick off 2012 in Scottsdale? Want to party in style? New Year’s Eve in North Scottsdale at the Fairmont Scottsdale Princess is an event to remember. There are many different celebrations at the AAA Five-Diamond resort, including gourmet dinner menus, a “Fire and Ice” party at Stone Rose Lounge, a party for the kids, and a “Recovery Breakfast” on Sunday.
Stone Rose Lounge Fire & Ice Party
The admission to this chic party is $25 per person, but is free for those who dine at the resort on Saturday evening, 12/31/2011. The entry fee includes a martini ice luge, fire pits, live entertainment, champagne toast, and party favors. Reserved seating and bottle service are also available by calling 480-419-3190. Lounge opens at 5 p.m. Party starts at 8 p.m.
Michael Mina’s BOURBON STEAK
A 3-course dinner is available with seating from 5:30 to 6:45 p.m. for $115 per person. Optional wine pairing is $35 per person. A 5-course menu is available with seating from 8 to 9 p.m. for $145 per person. Optional wine pairing is $45 per person. Cal 480-585-4848 for reservations.
La Hacienda by Richard Sandoval
A 3-course menu features the restaurant’s Southwestern inspired cuisine. The meal is $65 per person, with optional tequila pairing available for $20 per person. The meal is available 5:30 – 10 p.m. Call 480-585-4848 for reservations.
The Grill at TPC Scottsdale
The sustainable seafood at The Grill is highlighted in the 3-course Celebration Menu on New Year’s Eve from 5 – 10 p.m. The cost is $85 per person. Optional wine pairing, for 3 glasses of wine, is available for $25 per person. Call 480-585-4848 for reservations.
The regular menu featuring New American cuisine will be offered, along with a Special Celebration Creation for the evening – a duo of Southwest rub filet mignon and beer tempura shrimp plus sides – for $38. Dinner is available 5 – 10 p.m. Call 480-585-4848 for reservations.
Bobcat Billy’s Rockin’ New Year’s Eve Party
The Bobcat Billy’s clubhouse is open 6 p.m. to midnight for kids 5 to 12 years. The cost is $40 per child and includes dinner. It is available to guests at the resort as well as locals with a dinner reservation or those attending the Stone Rose Fire & Ice Party. For reservations, call 480-585-4848, extension 7185.
New Year’s Day Recovery Breakfast
LV Bistro is host to a Southwest brunch from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Sunday, January 1, 2012 for $22 per adult. The Bloody Mary Bar is available for $12 per drink. Call 480-585-4848 for reservations.
For hotel or restaurant reservations at Fairmont Scottsdale Princess, call 480-585-4848. Visit online at http://www.scottsdaleprincess.com.
Fairmont Scottsdale Princess
7575 E. Princess Drive
Scottsdale, AZ 85255