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Ring in 2015 in Style: New Year’s Eve in Victoria, BC

Clock about to strike midnight with confettiNew Year’s Eve is a great opportunity to have fun and make some memories—whether with you will be with friends or family or both, there is a wide variety of fantastic events happening in Victoria, BC to celebrate this special evening that happens once a year.

Located on the southern tip of Vancouver Island, Victoria is an amazing city filled with fantastic restaurants, cool shops, an abundance of outdoor activities, and is surrounded by beauty that will take your breath away. It is a short drive from The Prancing Horse Retreat, which makes it a great place for our guests to spend the day or evening. Christmas on the Island is a beautiful time of the year—sparkling lights, holiday décor all over and a joy in the air that puts anyone into the holiday spirit. To help you find the best New Year’s Eve outing that suits your style, we gathered a list to help you decide! These will be popular so we encourage you to get your tickets and book your suite at The Prancing Horse Retreat soon so you don’t miss out!

New York Nights at the Upstairs Cabaret – Tickets start at $30 and you will enjoy a New York Themed bash with live DJ’s, VIP packages, free transport and more.

New Year’s Eve Gala Buffet and Dance at The Fairmont Empress – At $160/adult and $80 for children, this special night will include an incredible buffet, live entertainment, fun dancing and midnight champagne.

New Year’s Eve Celebration at The Strathcona—For just $10 cover charge you will gain entrance to three parties! Get your party dress on and enjoy celebrations in the Clubhouse, Games Room and Maple Room.

New Year’s Eve Party at Hermann’s Jazz Club with Groove Kitchen – Dinner, dancing, and sizzling funk, Latin, and soul music from Victoria-based band Groove Kitchen.

After your night on the town you can come “home” to your private suite at The Prancing Horse Retreat, a bed and breakfast on Malahat Mountain. Our accommodations are luxurious and the beauty surrounding our Victorian villa is simply breathtaking. Waking up to views of the snow-capped peaks of the Olympic Mountains and a gourmet breakfast…well…there isn’t much that can top that! You can check availability and complete reservations directly online or contact us at (250) 743-9378 for further information.





573 Ebadora Lane P.O. Box 11 Malahat, Vancouver Island, B.C. Canada, V0R 2L0 . Phone: (250) 743-9378