This New Year’s Eve, step into the temple that is TAO Uptown, where you’ll be swept into a New York City nightlife mecca so glamorous, some might call it holy. Proclaimed as the city’s leading nightlife venue for its splendid interior and chic scene, TAO Uptown’s multi-leveled establishment is the vibrant setting for an electrifying entry into the New Year.
4-hour premium open bar 10:00pm - 2:00am
Early evening complimentary passed hors d’oeuvres
Live DJ performance
DJ countdown to the New Year
Complimentary champagne toast and party favors
Surrounded by the magnificence of its lavish Asian interior, guests will be fueled by a 4-hour premium open bar and early evening complimentary passed hors d’oeuvres. Make your way to the dance floor as TAO’s resident DJ heats up the night with an Open Format selection of the latest Top 40, Hip Hop, and House tracks. At midnight, grab complimentary champagne and festive NYE party favors, and get ready for the night’s big moment. As the DJ leads the crowd in a live countdown, the famous TAO disco ball drops from the ceiling into the hands of the 16-foot Buddha statue. Get a taste of TAO’s renowned red-rope standards and choose from a number of VIP Table Tickets to indulge in exclusive treatment with reserved seating and bottle service.
As one of the reigning hotspots of NYC’s dining, social and nightlife scene, TAO is renowned for its exclusivity and breathtaking decor. Guests will be greeted in the hall by paintings of Geishas created by renowned street artist, Hush, while a golden, crimson, and black color scheme envelops patrons in a lush, mysterious, yet inviting atmosphere. Marvel at TAO’s towering Buddha statue, which floats atop an elegant reflecting pool of Japanese koi, a true symbol of opulence. Along with three levels, including the exclusive “Skybox” that presides over the whole venue, TAO’s many features combine to create an alluring and luxurious scene favored by NYC’s social crème de la crème and A-listers like Beyonce, Kevin Hart, Nicole Kidman, and Robert DeNiro.
Bask in TAO’s faraway mystery and style as you ring in the New Year with an enchanting celebration.
Top 40 | Hip Hop | Dance | House| Mash Ups
Billy Steele is a vital, magnetic artist whose abundant talent and charisma are already well known in the Manhattan fashion and club-going scenes. Beginning his music career as a promoter at New York City’s infamous Tunnel & Sound Factory nightclubs, Billy’s goal was to make people happy. Little did he know just how happy he would make them. He began his DJ career two months after purchasing his first set of turntables with a Saturday night residency at Manhattan’s Limelight. He was 22 years old. Billy has worked with major fashion label icons such as Gucci, YSL, Hugo Boss, Tommy Hilfiger and Kenneth Cole. He has DJ’d premier parties for J Records, Showtime, Disney & MTV. Billy has played throughout North America, but always keeping his home in New York City. He is currently a resident DJ at TAO Uptown & LAVO NYC.
Early Evening Complimentary Passed Hors d'oeuvres (Menu is subject to change).
Chicken Satay | Thai peanut dipping sauce
Crispy Shrimp Tempura | spicy mayonnaise
Kobe Sliders | crispy onions
Vegetable Spring Rolls | duck sauce
Crispy Roasted Pork Buns
Thai Chicken "lollipops”